Youth Band Vacancies


Training Band Musical Director Vacancy

We are recruiting for a talented musical director for our new training band to be launched in September 2017. We are looking for a suitably experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated person to work with absolute beginners and recent beginners to form a training band.
Relevant musical/ teaching qualifications would be an advantage. The successful MD will work closely with our youth band MD and will be supported by tutors and senior band members in all aspects of setting up and running a training band including conducting the band on engagements once established. The training band will run on Monday evenings ( except bank holidays) 6:30 – 7:30 and the first Saturday of the month 10:00 – 12:30.

Appointments will be subject to audition, references and DBS check.

To apply in confidence or for more information, please contact our secretary Aaron Hayes, secretary@middletonband.com

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th July.

Brass Instrumental Tutor Vacancies

We are recruiting for two suitably experienced brass instrumental tutors to work with our established and successful youth band and our new training band which we hope to launch in September. Tutors will support both the youth band and training band Musical Directors and the committee in running the bands and will provide 1:1  and small group lessons to absolute beginners and members of the training and youth bands. We are keen for our members to begin to access ABRSM grade exams so experience of delivering these would be an advantage. Qualifications in music and/or teaching are also highly desirable.

Tutors will be required on Monday evenings ( except bank holidays) 6:30 – 7:30 and the first Saturday of the month 10:00 – 12:30.

Appointments will be subject to audition, references and DBS check.

To apply in confidence or for more information, please contact our secretary Aaron Hayes, secretary@middletonband.com

The closing date for applications is Friday 28th July.

Training band vacancies

We are taking expressions of interest for our new training band to start in September 2017. Rehearsals will be on Monday evenings 6:30 -7:30 pm and on the first Saturday of the Month 10:00am- 12:30 at our band room at St Stephen’s Middleton. M24 6DX

  • absolute beginners /any brass instrument ( instruments can be provided)
  • players who have recently started to learn a brass instrument

We provide our whole service – tuition and instrument loan entirely for free, no catches! For more information and to register interest, please contact Louise Crane, youthband@middletonband.com

Open Day Saturday 9th September

We are also holding an open day at our band room, St Stephen’s Middleton, on 9th September, 11.00- 12.30 for prospective members to come and listen to our established youth band, meet our tutors and try out some instruments.

Middleton Youth Band Summer 2017

Youth Band Vacancies

Our established youth band welcomes any young brass players who have been playing for approx 1 year or more. We have vacancies for:

  • cornet
  • horn
  • baritone
  • euphonium
  • trombone
  • bass
  • percussion

Rehearsals are on Monday evenings 6:30 -7:30 pm and on the first Saturday of the Month 10:00 am- 12:30 at our band room at St Stephen’s Middleton. M24 6DX
We provide our whole service – tuition and instrument loan entirely for free, no catches!

For more information and to arrange to visit a rehearsal, please contact our youth band Musical director Louise Crane, youthband@middletonband.com