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Posted on 22 January 2018
The UK Choir Festival returns this year, promising workshops and collaborative performances for vocal groups of all kinds and abilities. Making Music...
Posted on 21 January 2018
Community music venues (and the groups that use them) recieved some much-needed good news on Thursday with the announcement that the government's...
Posted on 18 January 2018
The 2018 Contemporary Music for All Festival is coming near you on 2-4 March. Sign up to take part. Some Making Music member groups participated in...
Posted on 18 January 2018
Hawes Music is the publishing house founded by composer Patrick Hawes. Born in Grimsby, Patrick is an English composer who has made his mark as a...
Posted on 17 January 2018
After working with choirs for many years, one thing stands out to us at Club Europe Music Tours - choir members love spending that extra time...
Posted on 17 January 2018
We're delighted to announce that the 2016/17 Adopt a Composer premières will be broadcast each night this week on BBC Radio 3.  What time...
Posted on 16 January 2018
Professional musicians deal with tough physical, emotional and psychological challenges. As well as being vulnerable to accident or injury, they...
Posted on 15 January 2018
It’s the New Year and choirs everywhere are capitalising on New Year’s resolutions and inviting new members to join them. Many of these...
Posted on 12 January 2018
The moment of truth arrives as composer Peter Yarde Martin tests out his new composition with the Bellfolk Handbell Ringers for the Adopt a Composer...
Posted on 12 January 2018
A number of individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to music have been recognised in the 2018 New Year Honours List and we're...
Posted on 11 January 2018
I’ve been ‘adopted’! A strange concept for me to get my head around both personally and professionally, however, the guys at...
Posted on 4 January 2018
Thursday 4 January 2018 at 7:45pm, Bellfolk Handbell Ringers met at Honingham Village Hall in Norfolk. Peter Yarde Martin (composer) and Jenni...

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