Abingdon Strings have performed in St Nicolas' Church

Abingdon Strings ‐ is a small string orchestra, consisting of beginning and intermediate adult string players, - violin, viola and cello. They meet with conductor/coach Marion Crombie from September to March, and Valerie Findlay from March to September.  Rehearsals are on alternate Saturday mornings, 10.30 - 12.30 at  Abingdon Music Centre.

Adult Beginners' Keyboard Class

  • Starting soon
  • Every Monday 8-9pm at Abingdon Music Centre during term time (12 classes per term)
  • Adults £120 per term / Children over 10 (accompanied by an adult) £60 per term
  • If you can't pay up front you can pay weekly but please still come to all the sessions!
  • To learn keyboard from basics in a step-by-step, fun and friendly environment

read more on Dorothy Shaw's website...

Jazz Ensemble playing course

Here's a picture of Dorothy Shaw, the course leader.

The emphasis of the course will be on playing in a band.There will be no specific instrumental guidance, so you can combine the course with having instrumental lessons alongside. The course is for...

  • Those with little or no experience of playing jazz in a group
  • Any instruments or singers with reasonable technical ability
  • Over 16s