Hackney Schools Music and Dance Festival

Ages All ages

The biggest annual schools event in the borough involves an enormous 4,500 children and young people, from early years to Key Stage 4.

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For two-weeks singing, instrumental music and dance will be celebrated across Hackney’s schools, ensembles and choirs. It’s all about the joy of sharing music and dance. So get involved.

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There’s no need to book for any of the performances, but arrive in good time to get a seat! There’s a £1 suggested donation, but children 16 and under go free.

To find out about schools registration costs please contact lisa.davies@learningtrust.co.uk. To find out about anything else email Lisa.davies@learningtrust.co.uk or visit our website www.hackneymusic.co.uk.


Thursday 29th June: Early Years Singing performance, 10:30am – 11:15am
Friday 30 June: Instrumental Performance, 3:30pm – 5pm
Monday 3rd July: Instrumental Performance, 4:30pm – 6pm
Tuesday 4th July: Dance Performances, 10:15am – 11:45am & 1:15pm – 2:45pm
Wednesday 5th – Thursday 7th July: Infant Singing performances, 10:45am – 11:45am each day
Wednesday 5th – Thursday 7th July: Junior Singing performances (celebrating 20 Years of Singing), 5pm – 6:20pm


The Round Chapel, Glenarm Road, E5 0LE

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