Digested news with all you need to know about what’s going on in areas affecting amateur music including forthcoming opportunities, campaigns and advocacy, resources, regulatory changes, events and feature stories.

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Posted on 3 May 2018
We know members are passionate about music education for under-18s and as life-long learners themselves are aware of the benefits of music (...
Posted on 1 May 2018
Make Music Day is an international celebration of music held annually on 21 June. Currently held in 120 countries and 750 cities, we (and 30+ other...
Posted on 30 April 2018
We know that for most groups, budget is a key element in the choice of tour destination. Finding the right destination, which will excite and inspire...
Posted on 27 April 2018
The government’s Taking Part survey may have its flaws, but it does give us some significant – and useful – statistics on leisure-...
Posted on 27 April 2018
Bristol’s collection of over 1,200 music sets and scores will stay in the city after an agreement was reached between Bristol Music Trust and...
Posted on 26 April 2018
I’m proud to introduce nkoda - the industry-transforming subscription service for sheet music. We provide the world’s largest digital...
Posted on 23 April 2018
We've had several new corporate members join us recently, ready to help you with everything from composition software and touring to...
Posted on 19 April 2018
Sarah Cunningham, musical director of the Edinburgh Concert Band, is delighted to be creatively challengedI was both excited and nervous for Gaynor...
Posted on 18 April 2018
Anna’s first visit to the Merchant Sinfonia here in Glasgow was before Christmas. She pitched up with her oboe and played with our oboe section...
Posted on 18 April 2018
We’re pleased to welcome Black Dress Code as Corporate Members of Making Music.Black Dress Code was founded by Daniella Gluck, mother of a...
Posted on 17 April 2018
Making Music is delighted to announce the winners of the Philip and Dorothy Green Young Artists award: Lewis Banks (saxophone), Emma...
Posted on 17 April 2018
The Great War Symphony will première at London's Royal Albert Hall on 9 October 2018 in aid of SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, and in...

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