Music Tuition

Music Tuition

The James Hornsby School is delighted to offer pupils the opportunity to receive Instrumental Tuition which is being provided in partnership with Essex Music Hub. We place a high value on the performing arts and seek to foster students’ musical talents and interests.

Music Tuition takes place within the school day and we currently have music teachers delivering Piano, Voice, Rap, Guitar, Bass Guitar, and Drum lessons. However if your child is interested in learning a different instrument do let us know so that we can find a teacher for you.

If your child would like to commence Instrumental Tuition please register and apply online via the speedadmin link below. Costs are indicated in the table and families in receipt of benefits may qualify for an Instrument Tuition Voucher to the value of £52. If you would like support with Instrument Tuition Voucher application please contact Miss Fardon who is able to support with this.

All new pupils must be registered at All lesson payments should be made via Parentpay on the school website. If you have any questions on the above or, wish to discuss a payment plan, please do not hesitate to contact Miss Fardon on 01268 582487.


Lesson Option Cost per term (10 lessons) Cost per term with
Instrument Tuition Voucher
(10 lessons)
15 minute lesson (individual) £78.50 £26
20 minute lesson (shared by 2)* £52.50 £0 no cost
30 minute lesson (individual) £157.00 £0 no cost

*most appropriate for complete beginners.

Essex Music Services are changing their Terms and Conditions for In-School and General Provision from 06 April 2020. These will shortly be added to the ‘Policy’ section of their website ( to replace their current Terms and Conditions. Please read this document if your child is currently receiving Music Tuition or intends to in the future.

Further details can be found at of by contacting Essex Music Services 0333 013 7740.

Updated 06 Feb 2020