Covid-19 Update

Band meetings have been suspended at the present time.  We are reviewing how and when we can resume but, in the meantime, Peter Cook has created some video tutorials which can be viewed by clicking on the link below.

DMA Centre. What is it?


The Deal Music and Arts Centre was launched in January 2020.  Based at Goodwin Academy, Deal the aim of the centre is to be a hub for creativity serving the local community. Initially this will comprise of two weekly music groups.

The groups meet every Tuesday, term time with a Junior Band for beginners & improvers aged 7 to 13 years playing any instrument. The Creative Band is intergenerational and again is for players of any instrument, all abilities. There is a nominal charge of £2 per week with a discount if booking for the whole term.

Junior Band 4.30-5.30pm

Creative Band 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Who leads it?  Multi-instrumentalist and professional musician, Peter Cook.

How can I find out more or get involved?
Contact Deal Music & Arts:

Deal Music & Arts Video Tutorials

Our weekly bands may not be able to meet at the moment but band leader, Peter Cook, has made a series of video tutorials for musicians to play along with. More are being added each week so keep checking in.