Harmony in Education: Chetwynd Spencer Academy’s Musical Journey with the MLC

Chetwynd Spencer Academy has once again struck a harmonious chord by utilising its unique partnership with the MLC Derby.

This collaboration has not only enriched the musical experiences of students but has also provided a platform for the school to invest in state-of-the-art equipment for its music department. In an exciting development, the academy recently dipped into its partnership fund finance pot to acquire three brand-new Yamaha keyboards, expanding their musical repertoire beyond the 30 Ukuleles and tuners purchased in the previous year. This concerted effort has injected well over £1000 worth of musical instruments, all made possible through the fruitful association with the MLC Derby team.

Building Musical Bridges

Chetwynd Spencer Academy’s commitment to fostering a vibrant musical environment has been unwavering, and the partnership with the MLC has proven to be instrumental in achieving this goal. The collaboration extends beyond a mere transactional relationship; it’s a testament to the shared passion for music education that both entities hold dear. By tapping into the MLC Schools Partnership Fund, the academy is not just acquiring instruments; it is investing in the holistic development of its students, providing them with tools to explore the world of music in a meaningful way.

A Symphony of Support

The recent acquisition of three Yamaha keyboards is a crescendo in the academy’s musical journey. These keyboards, renowned for their quality and versatility, are set to elevate the learning experience for students, opening new avenues for creative expression. This addition complements the 30 Ukuleles and tuners purchased in the preceding year, creating a symphony of musical instruments that reflect the commitment of Chetwynd Spencer Academy to providing a diverse and enriching musical education.

Empowering Students Through Music

At the core of this collaboration is the impact it has on students. The investment in high-quality instruments not only enhances the learning environment but also empowers students to discover and nurture their musical talents. The Yamaha keyboards, with their cutting-edge technology and dynamic features, offer students a hands-on experience that goes beyond traditional music education. This investment serves as a catalyst for fostering a lifelong love for music among the student body.

The Ripple Effect

Chetwynd Spencer Academy’s collaboration with the MLC is not just about acquiring instruments; it’s about creating a ripple effect that extends beyond the school walls. By investing in music education, the academy is contributing to the cultural enrichment of the community, inspiring future musicians, and instilling a sense of pride in the students for being part of a school that values the arts.


In the ever-evolving landscape of education, Chetwynd Spencer Academy stands out as a beacon of musical excellence. The strategic partnership with the MLC has not only brought three Yamaha keyboards into the music department but has also orchestrated a symphony of learning opportunities for students. As the notes of collaboration continue to resonate, one can only anticipate the harmonious melodies that will emerge from the talented students of Chetwynd Spencer Academy, thanks to their school’s unwavering commitment to musical education.

Please contact us to find out more about the benefits on offer from our Schools Partnership Fund and the exciting pathways on offer at the MLC.


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