Virtual Art Exhibition

VIRTUAL EXHIBITION by the children in our KS2 Visual Arts Course.
The end of the online summer term was marked by a virtual concert and now we have an art exhibition - at least one exhibit from each child.

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Virtual Concert July 2020

We were delighted to continue supporting music education throughout lockdown. Here is a video of a few children's performances from the Yamaha Music School, starting with a 4-year old from book 1 of JMC, through to those who have graduated from the courses.


2019: 30th Anniversary Concert, Oxford Town Hall, November '19

A selection of photos from our very successful 30th anniversary concert!
Photos: Lisa June Rose Photography



Junior Concert & Young Composers Concert Amey Theatre June 2019

Lorraine Chapman writes:

"The Matrix Annual Junior Concert on 16th June 2019 was my first since joining the team in November 2018, and it was such an exhilarating experience, from 9am when I turned up to help the team set up and go through the rehearsals, to 5pm when we finally...

Apple photoshoot

Some beautiful pictures taken of our Apple Course for children aged 2 years old (and their adult).

We are very grateful to Lisa June Rose Photography for her beautiful photographs.



Matrix is 30! A potted history

It's difficult to believe we opened our doors 30 years ago! We have had and will have more events to celebrate this significant birthday.

Click here to order a specially designed 30th anniversary T shirt!


Matrix features in Music Teacher magazine! April 2019

We are proud to report that Yamaha's Junior Music Course features in this month's Music Teacher magazine!

The article focuses on the benefits of JMC - especially the creative aspects, and tells the story of two graduates of JMC, now composing and performing musicians. One of these is our...

Self-regulation: presentation by Alison Baker March 2019

Matrix teachers were treated to an introduction on 'Self-Regulation' by Alison Baker, practitioner and Matrix parent.
This approach is a growing phenomenon - notably with great success in Canadian schools - and dovetails perfectly with the Yamaha principles of developmentally appropriate...


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