Central Ensembles

  • Ensembles Overview

    Calling all advanced musicians! Our Central Ensembles offer musicians the chance to perform at festivals, high profile concerts both in the UK and abroad and hone their ensemble-playing skills.   Some...

  • Musica African Drumming

    Muisca African Drummers goes under the name "Mmere dane", meaning "time changes". The group is open to adults of ability levels.  All instruments are provided and we try to perform at least 4 or 5 times a...

  • Musica Soul Band

    Musica Soul Band has developed into an exciting and popular ensemble. The Soul Band members tend to be drawn from the senior ensembles and high schools.  This gives the band a constantly revolving...

  • Musica Youth Brass

    Musica Youth Brass (MYB) enjoy playing traditional and modern pieces in the brass band repertoire. The age of the band members ranges from 11 to 18 and we are keen to welcome new members to join our enthusiastic...

  • Musica Youth Jazz

    Musica Youth Jazz (MYJ)  was set up in response to the increasing demand for a top quality jazz ensemble in Kirklees.  The aim was to build on the success of the big bands and other jazz groups in the...


  • Musica Youth Symphonic Brass

    The Musica Youth Symphonic Brass forms the brass section of the youth orchestra and runs as an ensemble in its own right. The group consists of trumpets, French horns, trombones and tubas and specializes in the...


  • Theory Workshops

    Musica Kirklees.  Mondays 5.45pm - 6.45pm. Leader Mrs Dransfield This is a workshop for those working through Music Theory examinations.  Each student works at their own pace with support available...

  • Musica Youth Orchestra

    Musical Director: Thom Meredith (Principal, Musica Kirklees) Musica Youth Orchestra (MYO), under the umbrella of Musica Kirklees, was founded in September 2000.  Its aim is to provide high quality...

  • Musica Youth Strings

    Conductor: Peter Simons Musica Youth Strings (MYS) is the String Section of Musica Youth Orchestra and also operates as an independent string ensemble. The group is widely recognised throughout the country,...