The Music@Malling Scratch Orchestra – Launched in May 2022, this ensemble is held outstanding of school and brings young people of all ages and abilities to make music alongside professional musicians. In the style of the original 1969  Scratch Orchestra – established by Cornelius Cardew, Michael Parsons and Howard Skempton – young people and their families can work alongside top professional musicians – creating, re-creating and performing music.  From complete beginner to virtuoso, there is no experience needed to create amazing music.  Bring yourself, an instrument and get creative!! To participate please register at:

In 2022 there are 6 sessions held in the iconic setting of the St.Benedict’s Centre, Malling Abbey led by animateur Jason Rowland.

For enquiries call: 0345 3191043