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Musical time capsule project for Nottingham and Karlsruhe cements a wonderful relationship

Introducing ‘Into the Unknown’ – the second international music venture for Nottingham Music Hub, since the beginning of Lockdown. Whilst mass instrumental…

15th Jul 2020

London Music Masters rolls out diversity audit tool

Building strategies to dispel racism and drive change.  The music education charity makes its self-analysis tool free to encourage greater accountability and…

14th Jul 2020

Moving towards an anti-racist professional practice: Developing understanding and awareness

The words below are adapted from a presentation given to Music Mark Members by Jenn Raven of Sound Connections. The presentation formed…

13th Jul 2020

Teaching music in schools

An interpretation of the DfE’s Guidance for Full Opening – Schools (2nd July 2020) Music in the curriculum The curriculum should remain…

17 Reasons to Shout About World Music Day by We The Parents

Celebrating the benefits of music education is a perfect fit for World Music Day, which takes place this June 21. Originating in…

19th Jun 2020

Destinies – a model of creative exchange from Orchestras Live

National producer Orchestras Live in partnership with Derbyshire Virtual School, Sinfonia Viva and Ava Hunt Theatre have being adapting their project Destinies during the unprecedented lockdown; a…

18th Jun 2020

Exciting New Music Opportunity Will Hit The Right Note With Young Players In Scotland

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra and St Mary’s Music School are delighted to announce the launch of SCO Youth Academy. Developed in partnership…

1st Jun 2020

Warwick Music Publishing; free digital sheet music

Musicians across the world are still making music thanks to over 6,000 free pieces of British music. The move comes from Queen’s…

22nd May 2020

DRILLOSOPHY for Mental Health Awareness Week

Episode 2 of Drillosophy is out in time for Mental Health Awareness Week, it focuses on ‘catharsis’ and rap lyricism as a…

19th May 2020

Drillosophy with Ciaran Thapar and Reveal

Music education charity Roadworks have partnered with Mixtape Madness to launch Drillosophy. Drillosophy is a response to the COVID-19 lockdown, giving young…

4th May 2020

Subject associations respond to surge in demand for home learning support

Subject associations are experiencing a surge in demand for practical resources to support home learning as schools close to all but the…

Creating Music at Home from Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group has launched Creating Music at Home, two sets of fun digital resources to encourage children to create music in…

28th Apr 2020

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