How to join

Come along on a Saturday morning term time, to chat to us.

Fees per term

Club membership is £3 per academic year for each family. Termly fees are charged per person.

Minutes 30 45 1hr 75 90 105 2hr 135 150 165 3hr
Under 18 £19 £28 £38 £45 £54 £63 £72 £77 £85 £94 £102
Adult £21 £32 £42 £50 £60 £70 £80 £85 £95 £104 £113

The more groups you do the better value the fees become:

Chamber Orchestra : 1hr = £38 per term
Chamber Orchestra and Theory : 1hr + 45m = £63 per term
Chamber Orchestra, Theory and Advanced Strings : 1hr + 45m + 1hr = £94 per term


Club membership is £3 per academic year for each family. Members are charged a fee for each term (10 weeks) that they attend. Fees are spread equally over 3 terms even if 1 term is slightly longer / shorter. Fees are due in the first half of each term. In exceptional circumstances, fees can sometimes be reduced. Please contact our treasurer for further info.

Information desk

Located in the Strode College Refectory during COSMiC sessions. Fee payments can be made here. Please pay promptly at the beginning of each term.


We like to give our members the opportunity to perform to an audience. All groups take part in our formal lunchtime concerts in Crispin School Hall on the last Saturday of each COSMiC term. Parents, family and friends are very welcome at these events which also give younger club members the chance to see the seniors play.


A cafe run by parent volunteers provides refreshments throughout the morning each Saturday. HELPERS NEEDED - Contact a committee member to find out more.