Stanford in the Vale CE Primary School

High Street Stanford In The Vale Faringdon Oxon. SN7 8LH
Tel: 01367 710474 Fax: 01367 718429
Headteacher: Mrs Amanda Willis
Page Updated 24.06.19

Music at Stanford


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If you have any queries or suggestions about music, contact Mrs Dharmasiri

Music 2018-19

Music in Class:
September Harvest Festival
November Remembrance Service
November Community Lunch
November Choir at Big Christmas Sing in Oxford
December Choir at The Grange
December Y3, 4 & 5 Christmas Show 'Magical Christmas Jigsaw'
December Foundation, Y1 & 2 Christmas Show 'Baubles'
December Carol Service
January Stanford's Got Talent
February Rocksteady
June Bassistry Show
June Choir at Stanford Festival
June Wantage Silver Band
June Year 5 First Access Music Concert
June Festival of Voices at Dorchester Abbey

Events in School

  • All children in Years 1,2,3 & 4 have a weekly recorder lesson following a scheme called Charanga.
  • All children in Year 5 take part in First Access Music scheme run by OCC, where they receive a weekly instrumental lesson, funded by the school. This year they are all learning to play guitar.

Music Clubs:
  • Choir - led by Mrs Turner, after school on a Thursday
  • School Band Monday afternoons once a month


Lessons Available in School:
  • Piano
  • Violin
  • Guitar
  • Drumming
  • Brass
  • Strings - violin, viola or cello


DrumBeats offers in-school tuition & grades for both drumkit and guitar (acoustic & electric)

www.drum-beats.co.uk/
The Oxfordshire County Music Service offer lessons on a range of instruments and ensembles. Follow this link to their website for more information and an online application.

www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/musicinterest

Please contact Mrs Dharmasiri via the office or email: beckydharmasiri@stanford.oxon.sch.uk for more information or assistance.