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 23.06.17

Music at Stanford

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

Music 2016-17

Events in School

September Donation of Piano by local Music Group
December Christmas Big Sing
January Stanford's Got Talent
February Wantage Silver Band
March Voice in a Million
March Recorder Players and Pianists at Community Lunch
May Bassistry at Environmental Day
June Choir at Stanford Festival
June Choir at Dorchester Abbey

Music in Class:
  • 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)
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.

Please contact Mrs Dharmasiri via the office or email: for more information or assistance.

Year 5 brass lessons