Instrumental classes and music groups begin on Monday 7th September here at Coda, plus we have lots of fantastic new classes and activities every week, from the new Vocal Soul Collective on Monday nights to our new Jazz Orchestra/Big Band on Saturday afternoons.
On Saturday 12th September we are also holding an Open Afternoon with lots of free tasters and workshops for all ages. More information coming to the website and Facebook on Monday!
CODA VOCAL SOUL COLLECTIVE: Mondays 7.30 to 9.30pm, starting Monday 14th September £7 pay as you go. A fresh, funky contemporary soul choir run by Hayley Bolter and Paul Jenkinson.
CODA UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS: Mondays 6pm to 7pm, starting Monday 14th September £60 for a 12 week course. A 12 week course for beginners will start with the basics, working up to everything you need to know to progress to an Intermediate course - or join our fully-fledged Coda Ukulele band.
CODA JAZZ ORCHESTRA: Saturdays 2pm to 4pm Price £6. If you play Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Piano, Guitar, Drums, Percussion, Trumpet, Trombone, Bass, Guitar or sing, this band will be tackling a mixture of Jazz from the 1920s to the present day. There will be opportunities to improve your sight-reading and improvising skills.
Get in touch for more information on the autumn programme at Coda!
It's day two of the Summer Rock & Pop Academy and we already have 15 original songs completed by the twenty young musicians on the course!
This years Academy culminates in a performance by all the participants on Friday 31st July at Forest Arts Centre. Please visit our Facebook pages for more updates.
Over the summer you can also find Coda in a range of places, running all sorts of projects, from music workshops at the Reach summer school at The Arnewood Academy in New Milton, to gigs by the Ukulele band at Milford Arts Festival and much more.
Regular instrumental lessons return on Monday 7th September and, if you wish to find out more about our work, come along to our Open Day on Saturday 12th September from 1pm to 4pm where you can join in workshops, meet our teachers, and find information on some of our new projects including the new Vocal Soul Collective choir on Monday nights and the Coda Jazz Orchestra, a regular Saturday afternoon big band.
The Coda Summer Rock & Pop Academy is an intensive 5-day course for musicians, singers and bands to develop musical and performance skills.
If you are between 11 and 19 and looking to work intensively on your musical skills, this 5-day course is for you!
EARLY BIRD BOOKING DISCOUNT: we offer a 20% discount on the Summer Rock & Pop Academy (bringing the cost down to £160) for places booked and paid for by 1st June.
The Academy offers the opportunity to develop songwriting skills, work with other musicians as a band and build performing confidence.
The Academy runs at Coda Music Centre (Chewton Farm Road) from Monday 27th - Friday 31st July 2015, 10am to 4pm each day with a live gig on Friday 31st July at 7pm at Forest Arts Centre.
The cost is £200 for the full 5 days
To sign-up or for more information please call Coda on 01425 276 161 or email email@example.com
Places are limited, so we recommend early booking.
With two new teaching rooms already completed and more to be finished over the Summer, we can now invite more new students to Coda for music tuition and workshops.
This week sees two new teaching staff, Hayley Bolter (vocals) and Paul Jenkinson (guitar) join us, opening up new time slots, mid-week for lessons.
Our current phase of development will provide five more new spaces in which to deliver our ever-expanding instrumental tuition and workshop programme. It will also create a new reception area and improved landscaping, access and parking.
Please get in touch if you're interested in tuition. It’s never too late (or too early) to learn. We have lessons available in guitar, piano, drums, strings, woodwind and vocal tuition - with new/extra classes for strings and vocal tuition on a tuesday and guitar on a wednesday.
Don't forget, we offer a 10% ‘recommend a friend’ discount on your term's tuition fees if you refer a friend for classes so please spread the word with friends and family about availability for tuition at Coda!