Hope Valley Preparatory Strings

HVPS Rehearsals

There are no rehearsals scheduled for this group.

HVPS Events

There are no events scheduled for this group.

For total beginners who are having lessons on violin, viola, cello or double bass. An excellent, fun and accessible introduction to playing with other string young players.

Ensemble Director: Ailsa Hoyle

Rehearsal Venue: Curbar Primary School

Day & Time: Mondays, 16:45-17:30

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Matinee Gala Concert


Sunday, 18 June, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:10


Violins (header)

Celebrate a year of music making in the Peak District with our annual Gala concerts. The Matinnee concert will feature our Beginner Winds, Preparatory Strings, Training Strings and Wind, the Peak District String Orchestra, and children from local primary schools who have been participating in the Wider Opportunities String Programme. 

PDMC Matinee Gala Concert, Buxton Opera House


Sunday, 19 June, 2016 -
14:00 to 15:00


Hope Valley Prep Strings

PDMC's annual matinee Gala Concert featuring the Bakewell, Buxton and Hope Valley Beginner Winds, Buxton and Hope Valley Preparatory Strings, the Intermediate Wind Band, Intermediate String Orchestra and the Peak District Big Band. 

Tickets available from Buxton Opera House: http://buxtonoperahouse.org.uk/pdmc or 01298 71290 

Hope Valley Concert


Monday, 21 March, 2016 -
18:30 to 19:30

Our Hope Valley based groups will be joined by Buxton Beginner Winds for a joint Spring concert at Hope Valley College on Monday 21 March. Peak District Junior Choir and Peak District Youth Choir will be performing alongside Hathersage Primary School Choir with their musical director Naomi Baynes.