Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust (NMPAT)

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Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Kettering Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 4AZ
Telephone number:
01604 637117
Email address:
Service description:
Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust offers classes and activities for both groups and individuals in music and the performing arts. Services include:

Instrumental and vocal lessons in school
Individual music lessons
Saturday morning music centres
Courses and workshops
Rock schools
County youth theatre
County music groups
Early years music classes

Full details of these programmes are available on the website.

The majority of activities can be suitably tailored for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities, learning and communication disorders etc. However, it is recognised that there is a wide variety of different needs within this group, in all cases it is strongly recommended that parents/carers and service providers get in contact first by telephone or email so we discuss things in more detail. Usually, NMPAT are able to signpost you onto a suitable music or performing arts activity in your local area.

Musical Inclusion Programme

NMPAT also run a Musical Inclusion Programme that works with local service providers and third sector organisations in Northamptonshire. The programme offers music activities to children and young people living in challenging circumstances including those with special education needs and disabilities. Some of the activities run through the programme include:

• Creative group music-making
• Song-writing and composition
• Music technology including DJ-ing, Music Production and Studio Recording Techniques
• African drumming
• Indonesian Gamelan
• Relaxed singalong sessions open to all the family
• Supporting individuals move on to our other music activities (e.g. a Saturday morning music centre) or those provided by our partners in the Music Education Hub
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
22/09/2017
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