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Music Education Conference

Bryanston Music Education Conference 2019
 INcreasing Engagement and Building Partnerships

Thursday 3 October 2019
9.30am - 4.30pm

at the Tom Wheare Music School, Bryanston

Speakers include:

  • Paul Harris (Writer and musician)
  • Clair McColl (Strategic Lead Dorset Music Hub)
  • Bridget Whyte (Chief Exec, Music Mark)
  • Lisa Tregale (Head of Participation, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
  • Simon Toyne (President Music Teachers Ass.)
  • Professor Robert Saxton (Oxford University)
  • Cathy Lamb (Director of Outreach Lichfield Cathedral)

Click here to view the programme for the conference.

Please note that speakers and sessions may be subject to change owing to circumstances outside our control. 

Please note that Ben Parry, Artistic Director of NYC will not be speaking.

Tickets cost just £15 and lunch and refreshments are included.

Who should attend?
 

Everyone and anyone who is interested in the future of music education is invited to join us for a day of learning, discussion and planning.

Travelling to Bryanston 

Bryanston is less than a two-hour drive from the M25, with a choice of routes via major roads. It is also well connected with major cities in the West; both Exeter and Bristol are comfortably under two hours by car.

From Shaftesbury on the A350

After Stourpaine village, turn right at traffic lights. Go over bridge. Take first road on left on entering Durweston village (Bryanston School is signposted on opposite side of road). Take first road on left, again signposted Bryanston School. Pass Durweston Primary School and Village Hall on left and Knighton House School on right. Follow narrow road into Bryanston School grounds and signs to ‘School’.

From Salisbury on the A354

At roundabout shortly after village of Pimperne, turn left onto Blandford bypass. Go straight on at next roundabout (junction with B3082), and turn right at the following one (junction with A350), following signs for Brewery Visitor Centre. Go over mini-roundabout, then past Brewery Visitor Centre on right. Bryanston gate is straight ahead at next mini-roundabout. Go up drive and follow signs for ‘School’.

From Poole on the A350

After Charlton Marshall continue until you reach roundabout (junction with A354). Go straight over, following signs for Brewery Visitor Centre. Go over mini-roundabout, then past Brewery Visitor Centre on right. Bryanston gate is straight ahead at next mini-roundabout. Go up drive and follow signs for ‘School’.

From Wimborne town centre on the B3082

After Tarrant Keyneston continue until you reach roundabout. Turn left onto Blandford bypass. Turn right at next roundabout (junction with A350), following signs for Brewery Visitor Centre. Go over mini-roundabout, then past Brewery Visitor Centre on right. Bryanston gate is straight ahead at next mini-roundabout. Go up drive and follow signs for ‘School’.

From Dorchester on the A354

After Thornicombe continue until you reach roundabout (junction with A350). Turn left, following signs for the Brewery Visitor Centre. Go over mini-roundabout, then past Brewery Visitor Centre on right. Bryanston gate is straight ahead at next mini-roundabout. Go up drive and follow signs for ‘School’.

From Sturminster Newton on the A357

After Shillingstone, continue to Durweston village. Turn right immediately after long redbrick building (signpost to Bryanston School is on left-hand side of road). Take first road on left, again signposted Bryanston School. Pass Durweston Primary School and Village Hall on left and Knighton House School on right. Follow narrow road into Bryanston School grounds and signs to ‘School’.

Location map

Places to stay near Bryanston