Stanford in the Vale CE Primary School

High Street Stanford In The Vale Faringdon Oxon. SN7 8LH
Tel: 01367 710474 Fax: 01367 718429
Headteacher: Mrs Amanda Willis
Page Updated 24.08.18

Music at Stanford

If you have any queries or suggestions about music, contact Mrs Dharmasiri

Music 2017-18

Events in School

November Choir at Village Voices
November String Players
December Choir at Big Christmas Sing in Oxford
December Y3, 4 & 5 Christmas Show 'Bethlehem the Musical'
December Foundation, Y1 & 2 Christmas Show 'Bethlehem's Buzzin'
December Carol Service
January Stanford's Got Talent
March The Choir at The Grange
March Major Pipeworks Recorder Group
June Choir at Stanford Festival
June Festival of Voices at Dorchester Abbey
July Summer Fete - Choir / Band / Guitars
July Year 6 Show The Amazing Adventures of Super Stan

Music in Class:
  • All children in Years 1,2,3 & 4 have a weekly recorder lesson following a scheme called Charanga.
  • All children in Year 5 take part in First Access Music scheme run by OCC, where they receive a weekly instrumental lesson, funded by the school. This year they are all learning to play guitar.

Music Clubs:
  • Choir - led by Mrs Turner, after school on a Thursday
  • School Band Monday afternoons once a month

Lessons Available in School:
  • Piano
  • Violin
  • Guitar
  • Drumming
  • Brass
  • Strings - violin, viola or cello

DrumBeats offers in-school tuition & grades for both drumkit and guitar (acoustic & electric)
The Oxfordshire County Music Service offer lessons on a range of instruments and ensembles. Follow this link to their website for more information and an online application.

Please contact Mrs Dharmasiri via the office or email: for more information or assistance.