This group is for our most advanced string players who are grade 6-8 standard. They tackle some of the classics of the string repertoire and always reach a very high standard. They perform in several concerts through the year, and go on tour every three years, on a rotation with other groups.
Following on from their brilliant performaces at the Opera House in June, Peak District String Orchestra and Peak District Big Band will be delighting audiences at St John's Church, Buxton on Friday 7 July from 7.30pm. Tickets available on the door for £7 (under 16s free). This concert is part of the Buxton Fringe Festival.
Celebrate a year of music making in the Peak District with our young musicians at our annual Gala Concerts. The Evening Concert will feature the Peak District String Orchestra, Intermediate Strings, Peak District Wind Band, Intermediate Wind, Peak District Big Band, Peak District Youth Choir and Junior Choir.
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 is proud to be hosting, joint with HVC, the Peak District Music For Youth Regional Festival at Hope Valley College. We have two groups entered this year - our Big Band and the String Orchestra. Please come along and support us.
A PDMC Gala Christmas Concert in the amazing venue of the Dome, University of Derby in Buxton featuring the Peak District Wind Band, Peak District String Orchestra, Buxton Beginner Wind, Hope Valley Beginner Wind, Buxton Preparatory Strings and Hope Valley Preparatory Strings.