SIPS Music and Arts Schools Page

SIPS Music and Arts Service have provided music tuition and ensembles in the Sandwell area for over 50 years, enabling generations of local young people to enjoy music making from an early age through to adulthood. For some young musicians, their musical journey has continued all the way through to music college and beyond, into successful careers as professional musicians, teachers and other roles within the music industry.

The Music and Arts Service work in most schools in Sandwell, delivering whole class tuition, curriculum music, instrumental lessons as well as other bespoke offers; delivered by qualified and experienced musicians and teachers, ensuring that tuition is of the highest quality providing many opportunities for progression through a structure of local and central ensembles for all abilities.

On this page you will find helpful information and resources relevant to provision taking place in your school.

If you have any further question please contact us on 0121 296 3000 or .

Curriculum Music Conference

in partnership with Music Education Solutions


Training opportunities for teachers.

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SIPS Music & Arts Brochure

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Share Your Performances

Help us to celebrate your school’s music making!

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One and a Million

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Trailer - Hear it, Feel it, Make it

An exciting and interactive 10 episode series exploring music.

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Learn to play

Learn to a play a musicial instrument with SIPS Music and Arts!

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Click here to see our online performances

Sounds of Spring and Virtual December Delights to name just a couple!

Black Country Cultural Education Directory

A joint initiative between four CEP’s: Sandwell Dudley, Walsall & Wolverhampton.

Home Learning

Check out these music resources while you’re at home

The latest news from Sandwell Music Education Hub

Find out more about the activities of our hub by reading the stories below:

Sandwell Sounds – Wednesday 22nd March 2023

featuring Big Top Music, Westminster School, Orchard School and SIPS Music & Arts String ensemble.Wednesday evening saw Big Top Music, Westminster School and Orchard School perform a live concert, supported by SIPS Music. Guest were welcomed in by a violin...

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Springtime Music – Tuesday 21st March 2023

featuring the Training String Orchestra, Intermediate Concert Band, Intermediate String Orchestra and Youth Brass Band.Tuesday 21st March 2023 saw the second of the two spring concerts at Shireland Colleigate Academy Theatre, 'Springtime Music'. By 18:20 there was...

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Spring into Music – Monday 20th March 2023

featuring the Youth Concert Band, Mini Maestros, Jazz Orchestra and Intermedia Brass Band.Monday 20th March 2023 saw the first of two concerts at Shireland Colleigate Academy Theatre, 'Spring into Music'. After hectic and rainy journeys all groups were full of energy...

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Acoustic Vocal Recital Evening – Monday 13th March 2023

Monday 13th March 2023 was the first of what we hope will become annual event the 'Acoustic Vocal Recital'.  The evening saw a capacity audience in the beautiful surroundings of West Bromwich Central Library.   The programme featured 14 solo items from pupils and...

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SIPS Education Music & Arts Service 

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