Community Music


Community Jazz Sessions

The Barrel House Vipers delivers therapeutic and social music sessions and tea-dances playing 1920's jazz and swing music. The band is multi-generational and consists of some of the great jazz players in the South West.

Our carefully designed tea dances, lessons and workshops can be tailored to your requirements and provide a relaxing, nostalgic way to improve mobility and well-being, encourage social contact, unlock memories, boost confidence and combat loneliness.

For more information or to book a teadance, please follow the link the below.


SEN sessions

Rachel currently works with Milestones Trust delivering music therapy sessions to groups with additional needs.

Her extensive experience working with clients with additional needs to provide tailored and accessible lessons in a therapeutic and social capacity has led her to continue working with vulnerable client groups to give them access to music.

Rachel worked to deliver therapeutic sessions in music and movement as an LSA in schools and colleges, at day centres and in residential homes across West Berkshire and the South West for the past twelve years. She has extensive experience and training working with clients with additional needs.