Musical Routes
Funded by the Arts Council

Learn to Play an Instrument

Playing a musical instrument provides hours and years of enjoyment. It offers the chance to join bands and orchestras and to take part in exciting performances and events. Research has shown that active engagement with music can support other skills, too, such as numeracy and literacy.

Please enquire at your local school about provision for learning musical instruments. If you can't find exactly what you're looking for, the Musical Routes lead organisations can provide more information: