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Posted on 20 June 2017
Our new plan is clear: we want to welcome all kinds of music groups to become part of the Making Music community. But what exactly is the wonderful...
Posted on 13 June 2017
Following the busy weeks and months that led up to the premiere of my work Continuum by the Glasgow School of Art Choir, I can start to gather my...
Posted on 12 June 2017
Since being paired with Croydon Bach Choir in September 2016, I have worked with the choir on numerous occasions, gradually feeding material from my...
Posted on 9 June 2017
This coming Wednesday 21 June is the first time Make Music Day comes to the UK on a large scale. You can be part of the international celebration by...
Posted on 5 June 2017
Now that the dust has settled on our Fifth Anniversary Gala Concert – and the world premiere of ‘Continuum’, by Shona Mackay...
Posted on 31 May 2017
In September of last year I found that I was to be paired up with the KEMS Concert Band as part of the 2016-17 'Adopt A Composer' programme....
Posted on 25 May 2017
Lots of exciting spaces have signed up and are looking for more performers – could this be you, your group, a part of your group, your family (...
Posted on 24 May 2017
You’ve probably had your fill of campaigning already, but let me enthuse – or alarm – you by briefly looking at the parties’...
Posted on 22 May 2017
The Certificate is a new one-year programme developed by Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, in partnership with the Open University. It...
Posted on 16 May 2017
Fresh off our society’s 60th Jubilee concert at The Royal Northern College of Music, our return from Easter break brought us an unexpected...
Posted on 5 May 2017
Early this year, eleven member groups were featured on BBC Radio 3's Saturday Breakfast show. The success of this slot has meant that the...
Posted on 3 May 2017
Making Music is announcing the winners of the Philip and Dorothy Green Young Artists award: Matilda Lloyd (trumpet), Florian Mitrea (piano), Jonathan...

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