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Posted on 18 October 2019
In rural Wales, music clubs play a huge part in maintaining live music locally. In 2018/19, Rhyl Music Club launched an ambitious and highly...
Posted on 7 October 2019
Tommaso Napoli, President of Italy's AIMA (Associazione Italiana Musicisti Amatori), discusses how his organisation is working to...
Posted on 3 October 2019
Gig Heaven introduce their quick and easy service for sourcing musicians, entertainers and other event services worldwide.Gig Heaven was...
Posted on 30 September 2019
Nicholas Olsen reflects on his final rehearsals with Da Capo Alba before the premiere of his new piece at the Glasgow Royal Concert...
Posted on 27 September 2019
PRS for Music, the live performance royalty collection body for music in the UK, is currently consulting on proposed changes and increases to the...
Posted on 26 September 2019
What’s a great way to form connections across boundaries? We learn about the European Queer Choir from its founder, Martin Brophy.After over 20...
Posted on 12 September 2019
New corporate member TicketSource introduce their free online ticketing system and discuss their journey from tech startup to established...
Posted on 12 September 2019
Audrey Todd, mandolinist of Da Capo Alba, discusses the group's final rehearsals with Nicholas Olsen before the premiere of his ...
Posted on 11 September 2019
Adopt a Composer, the year-long project run by Making Music in partnership with Sound and Music, pairs leisure-time vocal and instrumental music...
Posted on 11 September 2019
Arts Council England (ACE) is consulting about its next 10-year strategy, due to run from 2020 to 2030. ACE is urging everyone – from...
Posted on 4 September 2019
Have you been searching high and low for a particular recording but haven’t been able to find it? Try looking in our new store!Making Music has...
Posted on 29 August 2019
The stereotypical image of old men in blazers and ties singing traditional hymn tunes is one that many men’s choirs, including Wessex Male...

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