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Our commitment is to give every child a chance to participate, enjoy and achieve by making music together. The benefits of music are very wide-reaching. Feedback from schools, parents and children show that the opportunities we offer through Hampshire Music Service are having a very high impact indeed.

This video demonstrates the impact of our partnership work with schools.

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Celebrating Hampshire's Music Hub Launch

HMS is Music Hub Leader for Hampshire.

Since September our many wonderful musical events and activities have reflected some of the successes of the Hampshire Music Education Hub.

By developing stronger partnerships, the Hub is providing exciting opportunities in music education for 55,000 children and young people. We look forward to working with our Hub partners in 2013 and beyond, continuing to benefit musicians throughout the county

For the full story download the latest Hampshire Music Service Hub Newsletter Download Acrobat Reader to view this PDF 1mb

You can read the first issue of the newsletter here  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 1MB

“We are justifiably proud of Hampshire Music Service becoming the lead partner in the Hub. This role will strengthen the range and depth of their work, ensuring the highest quality music-making for all children and young people.”

John Coughlan, Director of Children's Services


Uke 'n' Sing with Justin!

Celebrate the end of term with thousands of others as we attempt to sing and play our way into the record books. Please see further details  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 599kB about the event and companies providing discounted coach travel  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 133kB.

HMS Provision Information

Details for the 2014-15 HMS instrumental and Listen2Me provision has been sent to schools, all information is available via the webpage.

Hampshire County Youth Bands - Open Day

The Hampshire County Youth Band, Training Band and Junior Band are holding an open day on Saturday 10 May. Please read further details and complete the application form  Download Adobe Reader to view this PDF 160kB to attend.

Hampshire County Ensembles - applications

You can now apply for an audition for the Hampshire County ensembles - Youth Band, Youth Orchestra and Wind Ensemble. Please complete the application form Microsoft Word 124kB and return to HMS by 30 May 2014

Hampshire Music Hub

The Hub website goes live

Events Calendar

See what events are taking place during the coming few months.

HMS Vacancies

We do not currently have any vacancies within Hampshire Music Service.