Dan and children in Anghiari

Their ability to draw together all areas of music, to teach engagingly, and to show the best side of musical life is the reason we want them to come back three times a year!

Jen Hartley, Head of Music, Queen Elizabeth School

As well as being ground-breaking young musicians and performers, the members of the Berkeley Ensemble keep music education at the heart of what they do. The Berkeley Ensemble offers something for all ages, tying in closely with the National Curriculum and including many interdisciplinary elements.


  • Introduction to Instruments
    1-hour live and interactive concert introducing the instruments of the orchestra
  • Workshops
    Musical games, composing tasks, group work and performing


  • Ensemble coaching
  • Performance coaching
  • Composition workshops and recording – GCSE and A Level
  • Study sessions overing key aspects of the curriculum using live demonstration


Projects are tailored to suit school requirements and range from one day to one week in length with a performance in school or at a public venue.

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Contact us

If you are interested in the Berkeley Ensemble visiting your school or would like to discuss a project please email Gemma Wareham –