Federation Of Music Services

Youth Music

Children's University

Service To Schools

IMS is a rapidly expanding music service that provides instrumental tutors to over 85 schools, colleges and universities within the South West. We offer premium standard tuition at a realistic cost, sometimes half that charged by LEA music services.

IMS provides:

· FREE Musical presentations for schools and colleges in Devon, Cornwall & Somerset

· The opportunity for all pupils to receive tuition in most instruments

· Maintenance of your department's instruments where possible

· IMS takes responsibility for all parental contact including invoicing and reports
· Help sometimes available with purchasing of instruments

· A realistic cost – sometimes half of that charged by LEAs

· A course of between 30 and 33 lessons supplied per year to suit your academic year arrangements

· 15, 20, 30, 40, 45 or 60 minute shared and/or individual lessons – your choice!

· Registers, timetables, letters, report forms are supplied as standard

· Regular contact with your music department


To the Parents:

· Parents/Guardians of pupils are sent a simple, clear and concise contract which protects pupils, teachers and the school

· IMS provides a professional and efficient invoicing service for music lesson fees

· Expert advice is offered on the purchase of suitable instruments and music

· Exam entry recommended when the appropriate standard has been attained


IMS Teachers Are:

DBS Checked (enhanced)

Offered professional development & CPD days

Kept informed of OFSTED requirements

Able to support your music curriculum