The Peterborough Centre for Young Musicians (PCYM) is an exciting venture for the region’s young musicians.

Peterborough’s young instrumentalists will have the opportunity to train locally in association with, The Guildhall School, one of the world’s leading conservatoires.

PCYM is aimed at children and young people aged between 5-18 years. Acceptance will be based on, engagement, enthusiasm and musical potential with bursaries and free instrument loan available.

PCYM offers a comprehensive package of training, developing key skills in regular practice, instrumental and vocal technique, musical analysis and performance.


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13 hours ago

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You know the first week back was successful when you get this #fantasticfeedback: "You know it has been a great start back when she comes home and asks if PCYM is on any other days as she’d like to go more than once a week!"#CanDoMusic #letthemusicplay #peterborough ... See MoreSee Less
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4 days ago

Peterborough Centre For Young Musicians - PCYM
The timetables are set, the risk assessment ready and all guidelines adhered to; tomorrow morning WE ARE BACK face to face! We can't wait to see everyone again and hear you making music together! Do get in touch if you are interested in getting involved, we always welcome new members, aged 5-18, any instrument, beginner to grade 8+.#CanDoMusic #LetTheMusicPlay #peterborough #musicmatters ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Peterborough Centre For Young Musicians - PCYM
PCYM Spring Celebration! Day 16: Our final day! 🙁 Piano and a fantastic composition on the recorder from one of our younger students #CanDoMusic #LetTheMusicPlay #peterborough #fiercetalent 16.1: youtu.be/BLYcEbILR-Q16.2: youtu.be/QovwSyuneeoCreativity is encouraged at PCYM and students composing their own music is very much part of this. For those showing a passion for it, we offer individual composition lessons too! ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Peterborough Centre For Young Musicians - PCYM
PCYM Spring Celebration! Day 15: Piano and Tutor Pauline on Sax #CanDoMusic #LetTheMusicPlay #peterborough #fiercetalent 15.1: youtu.be/MfnQJlcQVwE15.2: youtu.be/h2Eu4zOeEZsFinal day tomorrow. It has been wonderful to celebrate all of the lock-down learning and music making! ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

Peterborough Centre For Young Musicians - PCYM
PCYM Spring Celebration! Day 14: Piano and Saxophone #CanDoMusic #LetTheMusicPlay #peterborough #fiercetalent 14.1: youtu.be/4Fzwar55nVU14.2: youtu.be/hZq0bRxKyicAt PCYM we believe it is important to nurture students musical interests whilst encouraging them and providing opportunities to explore new musical styles and genres as well. ... See MoreSee Less
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