Our Founder Wins Local Hero Award

Congratulations to our founder Mr John Shaw, who received a local hero award yesterday.

The awards ceremony was held in the Blackpool Tower Ballroom and was sponsored by the Blackpool Gazette, the awards were given to local people, who have made a contribution to their local community.

Mr John Shaw is the founder of Blackpool Music School and he has spent the last fifteen years raising funds and developing the music school, to the level  we are at now.  We have eleven tutors, teaching a cohort of ninety students, with a wide range of musical instruments.

Blackpool Music School is being assessed to become a centre for excellence and a test centre for the Rock School awarding body.