Save the date for the Contemporary Music for All Festival

The 2018 Contemporary Music for All Festival is coming near you, so save the date (3 & 4 March), and find out how you can be

Place-making: what is it?

Much about place-making is intangible.

Music for All Community Project Grants

Grants to support community projects that help people to find ways to understand and experience the enjoyment and benefits of playing music.


Many projects and initiatives take place throughout the UK that all aim to bring music to their community. Most would benefit from a “helping hand” to fulfil their potential in becoming truly sustainable music programmes. Typical Community Grants are in the region of £2500.

Composers - the Radio 3 Breakfast Carol Competition is now open!

The Radio 3 Breakfast Carol Competition has returned for 2017, with amateur composers challenged to write a new carol for SATB ch

Get your group on Classic FM this Christmas

This Christmas, five member groups' recordings of carols will be featured on Classic FM. Find out how your group could be one.

'A little bit of a Blind Date electricity' - Adopt a Composer blog

It's been hard keeping our successful application to Adopt a Composer a secret since we got the great news on 16 August… And at l

'You play anyway because the music is so good' - Adopt a Composer blog

I first heard about ‘Adopt A Composer’ as an anxious teenager who had absolutely no idea how to realise my ambitions; the name fe

Sir Karl Jenkins presented with prize at world première performance of Symphonic Adiemus

Making Music Executive Director, Barbara Eifler, presented the 2016 Sir Charles Groves Prize to Sir Karl Jenkins at a concert on