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National Open Youth Orchestra Centre for Birmingham

A progression route for talented young disabled musicians in the Midlands is being offered for the first time.  Town Hall Symphony Hall,…

10th Feb 2020

Drake Music calls for an end to the justification of excluding practice in music education

A new paper looking at inclusive practice in music education has been released this week by Drake Music, a national charity which…

7th Feb 2020

Talented Young North East Singers Offered Inspirational Singing Experience

Talented Young North East Singers Offered Inspirational Singing Experience with the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain More than 60 talented young…

4th Feb 2020

Pianos in Libraries…..shhhh..surely not!

Libraries are increasingly working to position themselves as creative hubs for local communities. One of the most innovative ways libraries are now…

4th Feb 2020

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain announces composers joining their Young Composer Scheme

National Youth Choirs of Great Britain announces Four Talented Young Composers Chosen to Create Innovative New Music for Vocal Ensembles National Youth…

31st Jan 2020

National Children’s Orchestras welcomes Louise Mitchell as new Chair of Trustees

National Children’s Orchestras (NCO), the music charity that inspires young musicians aged 7 to 14 years old to achieve their full potential…

29th Jan 2020


Each year The Worshipful Company of Musicians awards its Mortimer Medal to someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the UK…

29th Jan 2020

Breaking boundaries to classical music with SEND pupils

Kidenza brings the concert hall to the classroom for children with complex disabilities. Chailey, East Sussex: The Kidenza Orchestra wowed a very…

29th Jan 2020

BBE announces new Treasurer

Brass Bands England (BBE) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Marie Bedford as a member of the Board of Trustees…

22nd Jan 2020

Nominations open for young musicians to join the National Orchestra for All for a special two-year season

The UK’s only national youth orchestra for young musicians of all skill levels facing barriers to accessing music-making, has announced that it…

22nd Jan 2020

Music Education Hubs Invited to Join Flagship Digital Tuition Project: Connect Resound

Opportunity to access technology kit, training, bursaries & support to embed online music learning Youth music charity NYMAZ is inviting expressions of…

16th Jan 2020

NYCGB Announce New Head of Artistic Planning and Participation

The National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB) has announced the appointment of Ruth Evans as Head of Artistic Planning and Participation….

16th Jan 2020