Strong of partnerships and projects, in particular with the primary school and the association “Noire & Blanche” which contributes to its influence by the organization of demonstrations and the management of the loans of instruments, the municipal school of music of Mirepoix wants to be a place of sharing and creation open to the cultures of today and tomorrow.
Located in the premises of the old station, it has five teachers, including the director Marc Clanet. They take charge of the musical education of a hundred students.
The teaching team offers several disciplines: woodwinds (saxophone, clarinet, transverse flute); brass instruments (trumpet, trombone, horn, tuba); percussion (drums, keyboard, etc.), active musical initiation (IMA); choirs (children and adults); the jazz workshop; the orchestra class and the Harmony Orchestra Mirepoix-Laroque d’Olmes.
To discover the instruments, teachers and classrooms, the music school will open its doors on Tuesday, September 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for schoolchildren and to the public from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. “Without music, life would be a mistake” said Nietzsche, so if you are interested in learning music, do not hesitate to visit them.
Registrations will take place at the town hall of Mirepoix, on Wednesday September 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and on Thursday 9 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Classes will resume on Monday, September 13 before the start of rehearsals for the harmony orchestra, orchestra class and adult choir.