A host of new groups begin this week at Coda, from the Beginners Ukulele Course and The Coda Vocal Soul Collective on Monday 14th September to the Coda Jazz Orchestra on Saturday 19th September.
Check out our Facebook pages or get in touch for more information!
Join us this coming Saturday, 12th September between 1pm and 4pm for an Open Day bursting with things to try out, join-in with or just enjoy being entertained by.
Come along to have a look around our new spaces, relax in the Social with a coffee and some live music, or try something new at one of our workshops or taster sessions.
There is no need to book ahead, simply turn up and we’ll slot you into the next session (all the taster sessions are 10 minutes). Workshops will take place on the half hour and taster sessions will be taking place throughout the afternoon.
We are offering:
Samba Workshops (with Kristian)
Drum taster sessions (with Kristian)
Ukulele Workshops (with Paul)
Guitar taster sessions (with Paul)
Piano/Keyboard taster sessions (with Stephanie)
Harp or Cello taster sessions (with Stephanie)
Woodwind taster sessions (with Kyle)
Blues Jam at 3pm in the Coda Social (with Jonathan) Read more »
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.