Centre Opening Times

We are delighted to be able to partially reopen Colwell Arts Centre from the 26th April 2021 on a strict appointment-only basis. To collect, return or exchange an instrument, please contact us at glosmusic@gloucestershire.gov.uk to make an appointment.

Return to face-to-face rehearsals!

We are delighted to be fully restarting our rehearsals in September, click here to sign up!


We recommend the following books though check with your tutor first as every tutor has a preference:

Violin - Fiddle Time Starters/Joggers, Vamoosh or Violin Star

Viola - Viola Time Joggers

Cello - Team Strings

Double Bass - Team Strings

All are available from reliable music shops or online.

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