Parents & Pupils


Music Service Direct

You can book your child’s Music lesson through our  ‘Music Service Direct’ programme. Please follow the link at the top of the page.

For more information on lessons view our brochure

To book your ‘Music Service Direct’ lesson:



If your School is not currently on the ‘Music Service Direct’ Scheme: please contact your Head Teacher to find out what lessons are provided. You could also consider the other options listed below.

Platinum Lessons

Bolton Music Service offer one to one, 30 minute lessons at Mere Hall after school.

Click here to book your Platinum lesson online and choose “Platinum” from the menu.

Saturday Piano School

Bolton Music Service is delighted to be able to offer piano lessons at our Saturday Morning Music School which is available for both children and adults. See our brochure (linked above) for more information and to book your lessons online choose “Platinum” from the menu.

First Steps in Music

First steps drummer

This unique educational aid for beginners will guide you step by step on your way to taking your first graded exam. This booklet highlights each step with useful tips for both the pupils and parents to help in completing them and helps you keep track of which step you are on. You will receive a “Golden Ticket” along the way and a certificate to prove that you have completed the “First Steps” journey.  This aid is supported in your music lesson by Bolton Music Service Teachers, alongside it, there is a practice diary for the teacher to set weekly tasks and for the pupil and parent to keep a record of the days they have practised.

If you are ready to take your first step, then you can choose to add it to your “Music Service Direct” lesson.

Contact 01204 333533 for further information

Additional music for beginners may be needed for some instruments.

Want to know more about our teachers and the instrumental lessons we offer? Then take a look at our introduction to  Musical Instruments and Singing videos