September 7th, 2017
Welcome back to Rockschools for the new school year and I hope you have had an enjoyable summer break.
Our Rockschools Family and Registration Day will be on Saturday 16 September at Nicholas Hawksmoor School from 12.30 – 2.30pm.
Rockschool sessions and lessons will start on Saturday 23 September.
Bands are welcome to play at our Family Day, if you would like to do so please contact Ros Miles
March 6th, 2016
On Tuesday 8 March there is a Towcester Youth Showcase at Sponne School from 5.30-7.30pm. There will 30 various organisations showing what they can provide for young people in Towcester and the surrounding areas. Towcester Rockschool will be taking part with Tripp, Gallivant, Robyn Ben & James and Dan performing during the evening. The event is free and open to all so come along and see what’s on offer!
February 4th, 2016
It has been good to see so many students, old and new, back at Towcester Rockschool this term. Thank you to all who have paid fees for this term and a reminder to those who have not yet done so to pay by next Saturday by cash or cheque or to make payment on-line.
Fees are £112.00 per term for sessions, £158.00 for individual lessons and £270 for both. For those having 20 minute lessons at primary schools the fees are £98.00. Payment by cheque is to Rockschools Ltd.
On-line payment is to:
Sort Code 20.03.84
Ref: Students’s name
Next Saturday, 6 February, is the last session before the half-term holiday. There are no sessions on Saturday 13 and 20 February and we begin again on Saturday 27 February.
Our Spring Concert is on Saturday 12 March from 6.00-9.00pm and all our Rockschools bands will be taking part.
This will be an informal and social occasion and all family and friends are welcome, so please put this date in your diary and come and give your support our talented performers.
Bands being entered for this year’s Young Musicians Festival of Music will be recording on 26 and 27 February.
Bands taking part in the Rotary Young Musician of the Year will be performing on Sunday 6 March. More details after half term!
Our final session of Rockschools Spring Term is on 19 March and our Summer Term begins on 16 April.
November 19th, 2015
Soundbox is back!
At Vision Youth Cafe in Towcester on Saturday 21st November from 7pm until 10pm.
Admission is free.
See You There!
September 6th, 2015
Rockschools Press Release 04.09.14:
Towcester Rockschool is holding their annual Family Open Day with Registration for the new Rockschools year on Saturday 12 September from 12.30 to 2.30pm at Nicholas Hawksmoor School, Towcester. This will be a ‘Picnic in the Park’ event with various bands from Rockschools playing during the afternoon including those which performed at the National Festival of Music for Youth in July.
Anyone interested in joining a band or learning to play an instrument is welcome to come along and meet our students and staff and listen to our bands. Our Parents and Friends Association will be providing refreshments so bring a picnic and enjoy the music.
Rockschools is open to students aged from 6 – 18 years and offers the opportunity to play in bands as well as have individual tuition in guitar, bass, keyboard, piano and voice.
Towcester Rockschool is held at Nichols Hawksmoor School, Towcester on Saturdays from 12.30-5.30pm during term-time.
Towcester Rockschool also offers a Wednesday evening session from 6.30-9.00pm for any aged 18 – 80+ years who would like to play in bands as well as evening individual tuition in guitar and drums for all ages.
If you would like any further information please contact us:
Tel: 0800 917 3224
Tel: 07738 974220
July 9th, 2015
Rockschools Summer Concert
Sunday 12 July @ Towcester Rugby Club from 12.00 midday
Tickets for our Summer Concert will be on sale at Towcester Rockschool this Saturday
Adults – £6.00
Children – £4.00
These are wristband tickets and entry to the event is by wristband tickets only. Could as many of you as can please buy your tickets on Saturday as this will make entry on Sunday run much more quickly and smoothly.
Thank you so much
November 19th, 2014
This event has been created by a group of young people as part of the national Big Music Project to encourage young people to get into music. It is being held at Vision Youth Cafe in Towcester on Saturday 22nd November from 7.30pm.
Please come along with friends and family to support on the night. Admission is free.
Information can also be found on Vision’s social media sites https://twitter.com/visionyouthcafe or http://www.facebook.com/vyouthcafe
October 23rd, 2014
During half term Brackley Youth Clubs are holding an event for young people at Brackley Leisure Centre on Thursday 30 October from 2.00 to 5.00pm. Rockschools bands Second Son and Muffled Scream will be playing from 3.30 to 5.00 so do go and give them your support. There will also be various sports activities to take part in during the afternoon.
Band members in Second Son are Ross, guitar and vocals; Paddy, guitar; Naomi, bass and Dan, drums and vocals.
Muffled Scream are Ross, guitar and vocals; Andy, guitar; Naomi ,bass and Will, drums.
Richie and Zac will be there to help with the sound and all involved would welcome our Rockschools members in the Brackley area to come along on the day to enjoy the music!
September 11th, 2014
Welcome back to a new Rockschools Year
‘Picnic in the Park’
Open Day on Saturday 13 September 2014 from 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm at Nicholas Hawksmoor School, Towcester. Come and bring your friends and families. We look forward to seeing you all.
September 5th, 2014
To open our new Rockschools year for 2014-15 we will be holding a ‘Picnic in the Park’ Family Day at Nicholas Hawksmoor School on Saturday 13 September from 12.30 – 3.00pm with live music from 1.00pm. This will include registration for the year. Our bands will be there to play for you and the day will be an opportunity for everyone to get together again after the summer holidays. Our Parents and Friends will again be providing refreshments so bring a picnic and enjoy the music.
Rockschools is the trading name of Towcester Rock School Ltd.