First Musical Academy Startford

The First Musical Academy is an Arts Awards registered centre that offers quality instrumental and vocal training to all ages and stages, which varies from guidance to first steps in music to preparation for ABRSM and Trinity-Guildhall Grade exams as well as Performance Diplomas. We also offer mentoring, masterclasses and workshops. Our tutors, mentors and workshop leaders are qualified, experienced and CRB checked.

The First Musical Academy is the only organisation in Newham that was selected by Youth Music and Sound Connections in 2009 and 2010 to run the 'Youth Music Mentors' and 'Innovate' programs funded by the Department of Arts, Culture and Sports.

First Musical Academy opened in 2007; since then thousands of students have successfully undertaken music courses at FMA and achieved good results in the ABRSM Grade exams.