Autumn Term Solo Concerts
Our solo concerts are a great way for young musicians to to showcase their talents and gain confidence:
Music School Ensemble Christmas Concert
These two concerts on 13th December at 5pm and 7pm are a wonderful showcase of young musical talent with a jolly, festive atmosphere. All are welcome!
Music School groups
We welcome new members to all our groups and ensembles – a new school year is a great time for young people to join us, make music together and meet new friends. Come along and give us a try!
Instrumental and singing lessons
Individual 20 or 30 minute instrumental and vocal lessons are held face-to-face at our Music School at Walthamstow School for Girls. Lessons are taught Monday to Thursday after the school day and on Saturdays. We teach a range of orchestral and contemporary instruments including piano, guitar, drum kit, flute, violin and trumpet.
NEW for September 2023: Paired lessons
To help make instrumental tuition more accessible, we're running a trial offer of paired lessons available at 50% of the price of one-to-one tuition from September 2023.
Satellite Music School in Chingford
At our Satellite Music School held at Chingford C of E school we offer 1-1 music lessons on Wednesdays and a creative music ensemble on Tuesdays.
Our music courses for babies, toddlers and children aged 4-6 years use a variety of musical activities to lay a musical foundation:
Music theory classes
Our theory classes are held in small, relaxed groups to help develop your child’s understanding of music and help them progress.
Students having lessons in school or at our Music School with us can hire an instrument. Please contact us to hire or return instruments to our office which is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm during term time:
020 8496 1584
The Music Service office address is: The School Lodge, Woodbury Road, Walthamstow E17 9SB
Big Up Brass!
This year we've been working with Primary School children to help them continue learning brass. Watch our short films to see the fun and excitement of learning brass!
Work with us
Are you a music teacher and looking for a new challenge? Join our enthusiastic team of peripatetic music teachers! We work in Waltham Forest schools on a diverse range of music education experiences, offer competitive pay & professional development.
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.