Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias provides music training, performance & creative opportunities of the highest quality and of national and international significance, for the people of Wales. We strive to reduce barriers to engagement, expand horizons and foster achievement in music.

Instrumental & Voice Lessons

Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias offers tuition of the highest standard on a wide range of instruments and voice in Caernarfon, Denbigh, Pwllglas and online.

Hundreds of students of all ages come through our doors every week to have lessons with our experienced team of tutors.

Folk Workshop for Children and Young People

23 June@ 3:30pm  7:30pm, Capel y Drindod Pwllheli

Do you like to sing or play the harp, or both? Come to a workshop for harpists and singers to learn Welsh Folk Songs with Elinor Bennett and Gwenan Gibbard.

Open to children 8years+, this workshop will be delivered in Welsh. 
3:30pm – 6:30pm Workshop
6:45pm – 7:30pm Informal Performance to family and friends.
Workshop fee £10, (20% sibling discount), the performance is free.

Gŵyl Delynau Cymru

15-16 April 2025

Gŵyl Biano Ryngwladol Cymru

16-20 October 2025

Camau Cerdd (Steps in Music)

Camau Cerdd (Steps in Music) is a project for young children.

The classes are carefully planned by Marie-Claire Howorth to give your child the best possible start and a strong foundation in music.

Two groups are held: Camau Cyntaf (First Steps) for children 15 months – 3 years, and Camau Nesaf (Next Steps) for children aged 4 – 7.

The Latest News

Renowned harpist Elinor signs off in style

Renowned harpist Elinor signs off in style

The founder of an international harp festival will be signing off in style with a long goodbye. Renowned harpist Elinor Bennett will be centre stage at a special concert to launch the Wales International Harp Festival next spring. The launch concert will be taking...

O Dresden i Dregaron

O Dresden i Dregaron

Great to see that two of our talented alumni students, Gwenno Morgan and Patrick Rimes will be taking part in this special event… Four World Premiers by Beethoven, ap Sion, Puw and Rimes Tregaron National Eisteddfod 2022 At the turn of the nineteenth century, George...