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Sing Up Day Special: Collaboration with Trinity College London

Sing Up Day is the one day of the year where children from all over the world come together to celebrate the…

3rd Oct 2019

Sound and Music publish new report outlining a crisis of creativity in music education

New report finds a crisis of creativity in music education, risking the future of composing in the UK Ground-breaking research from Sound…

3rd Oct 2019

The Ivors Academy launch Youth Network

New Youth Council formed and under 25 Board Director vacancy announced to support and promote young music creators across the UK The…

25th Sep 2019

Orchestras for All (OFA) announce details of its 2019-2020 Modulo Programme

National music education charity Orchestras for All (OFA) has announced details of its 2019-2020 Modulo Programme. The programme supports secondary school music…

19th Sep 2019

BBC’s Bring the Noise puts music at the heart of learning

New BBC campaign, Bring the Noise, to inspire children to become musicians and discover the joys of music-making Zara Larsson, Nile Rodgers,…

17th Sep 2019

Marina Frolova-Walker FBA appointed 36th Gresham Professor of Music

Gresham College, London’s oldest Higher Education Institution, is delighted to announce the appointment of Marina Frolova-Walker, Professor of Music History at the…

18th Jul 2019

Musical journeys: unique national youth orchestra returns for its fifth year in Leeds to launch new season

Orchestras for All (OFA) is delighted to be returning to Leeds this summer with its innovative and ground-breaking UK-wide programme for young…

18th Jul 2019

Nottingham Music Hub announces new approach to supporting access to music for disabled children

An initiative announced by the Nottingham Music Hub (NMH) will pilot a new approach to ensuring that disabled children are able to…

11th Jun 2019

Department for Education grants BBE national Child Performance Licensing BOPA

Brass Bands England (BBE) is pleased to announce that the Department for Education has awarded a national Body of Persons Approval (BOPA),…

31st May 2019

Music Mark publishes Model Music Curriculum Member Consultation

The UK Association of Music Education – Music Mark has produced its Music Mark Model Curriculum Consultation paper to inform the Department of Education’s…

Music Education Council launches Child Performance Licensing Survey

A group of Music Education Council’s Member Organisations has come together to look at how as a sector we can address the issue…

10th May 2019

Shake It Up, the music competition for schools, announces star judging panel – and extends deadline for entries

Shake It Up, the music arranging competition for Schools, is delighted to confirm its 2019 judging panel. The competition invites music teachers to…

7th May 2019

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