Members congratulations for the Spring term 2020

Congratulations go to :

  1. Freddie Dobson for passing your grade 1 violin exam.
  2. Ginvera Dobson for passing your grade 4 violin exam with merit.


The Devon Performing Arts Festival result were as follows:


  1. Gabriela Feldpauch – merit in the grades 2 to 3 class.
  2. Imogen Mirfin – commendation in the grades 2 to 3 class.
  3. Dominic Mirfin – distinction and winner of the grades 4 – 5 class.
  4. Scarlett Timlett-Sheehan – merit in the String Recital Class.

Well done everyone!



Dates for September 2019 – July 2020

Please check regularly for updates and some dates are still to be decided.

Term 1

Term starts – Wednesday 11th September

Half term 2 weeks – no rehearsals Wednesday 23th and 30th October

Last session –  Wednesday  27th November

Concert Wednesday 4th December at The Mint Methodist Church

Junior players to arrive by 4.30 to perform from 4.50 pm

Senior players to arrive by 5.30 to perform from 5.45 pm

Term 2 

Term starts – Wednesday 8th January

Half term – no rehearsal on Wednesday 19th February

Coffee morning TBA

Last session – Wednesday 11th March

Spring Junior Concert Wednesday 18th March 4.50 The Mint Methodist Church(members need to be there by 4.30)

Spring Senior Concert Wednesday 18th March 6.30 The Mint Methodist Church(members need to be there by 6.00)


Term 3 

Term starts Wednesday 22nd April

Half term no rehearsal on Wednesday 27th May

Coffee Morning TBA

Last session 24th June

Summer Concert 1st July 5.00 pm The Mint Methodist Church (members need to be there by 4.45)

Members achievements for the Autumn term 2018

Here are some of members recent achievements. We are sure there are many others and would love to hear of them!

Congratulations to:

Gabriela Feldpausch for passing grade 1 cello with merit.

Nadia Thomas for passing grade 2 theory with merit.

Well done to all the cellists who took part in the scale challenge and raised a further £130 for Young Minds bringing our total donated for the year to £310.


Members achievements for the Summer term 2018

Here are just a few of our members achievements for the summer 2018. Please let me know of your achievements so they can be added!

Congratulations to:

Imogen Mirfin for doing well in your cello Prep Test and achieving some lovely positive comments on your certificate.

Ginevra Dobson for passing grade 1 piano and achieving a distinction for grade 2 violin

Lowena Tabor for passing grade 7 cello!

We also like to acknowledge achievements other than exams.

Well done to Robin Buckfield for making good use of you violin skills and bringing music to others by performing to a large audience at a young carers event over the summer.