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Echo Factory

Music · Education · Business

Echo Factory

Music · Education · Business

Echo Factory

Music · Education · Business


Our new building will be open from June 2016!

Work is almost complete on our own fit-for-purpose centre, housed within our Cultural Quarter Campus, to provide a unique and exciting learning environment.

The new building includes:

  • Live venue
  • Recording studio
  • Band and individual practice rooms (all linked to each other and the recording studio!)
  • Mac suite
  • Lecture theatre
  • Cutting edge business hub
  • Cafe
  • Chill out zone

Only 5 minutes’ walk from the train station and bustling city centre, Echo Factory is an inspiring music school at the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter – one of the UK’s fastest growing centres for creative businesses and new technology, home to over 200 businesses working in media, arts and creative industries. 

It’s an inspiring and emerging community with growing opportunities for performance, collaboration and imaginative entrepreneurial thinking. 

With its multicultural influences and burgeoning music scene, it’s the place to study, collaborate, experiment and develop. 

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Cultural Quarter - City Centre

All Echo Factory facilities are located within the famous Cultural Quarter of Leicester, giving you access to live music venues, the state-of-the-art Curve theatre and over 200 existing creative industry businesses. 

As we are located in the renowned Cultural Quarter of Leicester you will only ever be a few minutes’ walk from other state-of-the-art facilities such as the Curve Theatre, Phoenix Arts Centre, LCB Depot and Athena venue. As an Echo Factory student you will have the unique privilege of studying at these venues to learn more about the real-life nature of the music and arts industries.

Echo Factory


56 Halford Street



t:  0116 253 5657