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Schools and Colleges

Our schools offer has been designed to have engaging opportunities for students of all ages, abilities and Key Stages.

Click School Concerts below to join our famous Big Sing events!

Schools & Sage Gateshead

Here at Sage Gateshead, we want all schools, teachers, children and young people to have the opportunity to experience music and live performance.

We work in partnership with all six regional Music Education Hubs to make sure that music education in the North East is joined up. Our role is to connect schools, teachers, children and young people to music through our building and Sage Gateshead’s artistic programme.

Looking for more information about our work with schools? Interested in a visit for your class or school? Email Emma using with any questions.

Music Performance (Level 3) with Gateshead College

In partnership with Gateshead College, Sage Gateshead leads elements of Gateshead College’s Music Performance Level 3 course. This is the only course in the region to provide training in a world-class venue with leading industry professionals.

Find out about the course

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Hiring Sage Gateshead


Let us host your school event or concert.

With our world-class acoustics, state-of-the-art technical facilities and our friendly and professional event managers, we guarantee you’ll leave feeling inspired.

For more information, call us on 0191 443 4658 or email

School Engagements

In partnership with the six Music Education Hubs in the North East we present one-off projects, training and musical opportunities for schools, children, young people and teachers.

The six Music Education Hubs are:

Music Partnership North (Northumberland and Newcastle) /

Gateshead and South Tyneside Music Education Hub /

North Tyneside Music Education Hub

Tees Valley Music Service /

Durham Music Trust /

Sunderland Music Hub /

To find out more about how we can work with you in partnership with your local Music Education Hub please contact