Selby Music Centre

Music Centre

Selby Music Centre
Selby High School
Leeds Road

Contact details: telephone North Yorkshire Council 0300 131 2131 and ask for Music Service


Selby music Centre meets on Saturday mornings in term time at Selby High School. It is open to students of all ages and provides a range of ensemble experiences. There are at least 3 concerts per year in and around Selby, plus opportunities to join in performances with other county music groups. We are supported by a wonderful Friends group who organise a tuck shop on Saturday mornings and refreshments for concerts.


Session 1 ensembles – 9.30 – 10.45

Strings n things – led by Helen Moulds

This group is for beginners to grade 1 on violins, violas, cellos, double basses, guitars and keyboards.

Folk Group / Selby All Sorts – led by Rachel Mackenzie

Playing some folk tunes plus blues, rock and pop covers, students need to be able strum a range of chords on their guitar, or have been playing their instrument for a few terms. It is also open to strings, woodwind and brass players.


Session 2 ensembles – 11.05 – 12.20

Senior Strings – led by Helen Moulds

For violins, violas, cellos and double basses from grades 2 – 5, playing a range of ensemble pieces from baroque and classical to film and pop.

Selby Youth Choir – led by Rachel Mackenzie

Suitable for primary school aged vocalists and singing a broad range of songs with opportunities for budding soloists, when they are ready.


We would love to welcome you to Selby Music Centre and offer free taster sessions. Please get in touch!

We look forward to seeing you soon!