High-energy and great fun, our Walthamstow young people's drumming groups offer a great way to blow off steam while learning new musical skills.

Open to young people aged 7-18, there are two ensembles:

  • Juniors (age 7-11) on Thursdays, 5.00-6.00pm
  • Seniors (age 12+) on Thursdays, 6.00-7.00pm

Sessions take place at Walthamstow School for Girls, Church Hill, Walthamstow E17 9RZ.

The band has performances opportunities at local events including Walthamstow Garden Party in July.

2019-20 Term Dates

Autumn Term 2019
Block 1: Wed 18 Sep – Wed 16 Oct 2019
Block 2: Wed 30 Oct – Wed 27 Nov 2019

Spring Term 2020
Block 3: Thu 16 Jan – Thu 13 Feb 2020
Block 4: Thu 27 Feb – Thu 26 Mar 2020

Summer Term 2020
Block 5: Thu 30 Apr – Thu 4 Jun 2020 (no session Thu 28 May)
Block 6: Thu 11 Jun – Thu 9 Jul 2020


£37.50 per block of five sessions
Reduced rate of £25 per block of five sessions for low-income families. Proof of low income (housing benefit or reduced Council Tax letter) is required to qualify for reduced fees – please contact us to arrange this.

A free taster session can be arranged on request.

Performances are free!

Join the band

To book for block 3 (16 Jan – 13 Feb 2020) please complete the booking form below.

If you would like to arrange a free taster session or apply for the low income discount please contact us and we’ll be happy to arrange this with you.

For further information about the group or if you have any questions please contact us or call 020 7382 5261.

Walthamstow Young People's Ensemble Booking Form

Please complete the form below to book a place for the Walthamstow Young People's Ensemble, 27 Feb - 26 Mar (£37.50)