How we're teaching music safely

Book onto our events

Visit our Eventbrite page to book onto events and concerts this term.

Teaching music safely in schools

We are working closely with schools across the borough to  continue musical learning safely and we're delighted to be back #CanDoMusic.

WFMEH Inclusive Music Strategy 2021-2025
Our strategy sets out plan for building a culture of inclusive music education, where all children and young people are valued and recognised for their unique qualities, ideas, voices and perspectives and where they can see the Hub providing a range of diverse musical opportunities and progression pathways.

Spring term 1-2-1 online music lessons

Sign up now for lessons this Spring term. Lessons are taught Monday to Thursday after the school day and on Saturdays.

Mini Musicians courses for 0-6 year olds

Our music making courses for babies, toddlers and children aged 4-6 years will continue online this term on Tuesdays at 10.30am (babies and toddlers) and 4.30pm (4-6 years).

Instrument hire

Students having lessons in school or on Zoom with us can hire an instrument. The hire fee is £23 per term or part of term, with 50% discount for families on a low income. Please contact us to hire or return instruments to our office which is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm during term time:


Social distancing measures are in place at our office and we may ask you to wait outside while we get your instrument. Any visitors who enter the building must wear a mask and use hand sanitiser.

Music school groups

In a music group, ensemble or orchestra students use the skills they develop in lessons, while improving their confidence and performance ability through a fun and sociable learning experience.

Teaching music safely in schools

Since September, we've been working closely with schools across the borough to  continue music making safely and we're delighted to be back #CanDoMusic.


Who we are...

Waltham Forest Music Education Hub  (WFMEH) was formed in 2018 and is led by Waltham Forest Music Service (WFMS). 

We believe that every child in Waltham Forest should have access to a high quality music education. 

We’re committed to making sure children and young people have a music education that’s inspiring, enjoyable and fun and are provided with challenge and opportunities to progress.

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Waltham Forest Music Education Hub / Waltham Forest Music Service
020 8496 1584 | music.service@walthamforest.gov.uk
The School Lodge, Woodbury Road, Walthamstow E17 9SB | See maps

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