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.

If your group is a member of Making Music, and you have a story you'd like to share about a project or activity you've been involved in, then let us know.

Displaying 61 - 72 of 456 results
Posted on 7 February 2019
Making Music is dismayed at the news in the past week of local authorities in Scotland hiking up fees for instrumental tuition in schools and...
Posted on 6 February 2019
What are professional orchestras up to these days – what do they see as their future and mission, how do they relate to the places they find...
Posted on 5 February 2019
Composer Laura Snowden offers a brief insight into classroom memories and how the music still moves her as an adult, working alongside...
Posted on 31 January 2019
Composer Nathan James Dearden gives us a unique diary-like insight into his Adopt a Composer project pairing with Swansea Philharmonic...
Posted on 31 January 2019
Swansea Philharmonic Choir Music Secretary, Jemma, describes getting stuck into the Adopt a Composer project with Nathan James Dearden from day one...
Posted on 24 January 2019
Congratulations to our seven groups and composers whose brand new Adopt a Composer pieces were recently broadcast on BBC Radio 3.The culmination of a...
Posted on 22 January 2019
Nominate someone working in music libraries or information services for the 2019 Excellence Awards: Personal Achievement Award. The...
Posted on 22 January 2019
Applications are now open for the Amateo Award, which is given for an outstanding participatory arts project that adds value for ...
Posted on 22 January 2019
The eighth annual Learn to Play Day weekend is happening on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March 2019.Supported by Jools Holland OBE, and...
Posted on 21 January 2019
Tutti is the AirBnB of affordable rehearsal space, uniting musicians with the owners of vacant space, from front rooms to churches and more.Having...
Posted on 18 January 2019
Cardiff Arms Park Male Choir has been on tour in the UK and abroad many times but their tour to Tuscany - and their first tour with coprorate member...
Posted on 17 January 2019
Southampton Concert Wind Band (SCWB) wrap up Christmas and look towards a puzzling 2019 with composer, Robert Laidlow, for the Adopt a Composer...

Latest tweets

We're delighted to announce will once again be playing our member group's carol recordings this Christma… https://t.co/CyumXZlKCN
5 hours 11 min ago
Many groups have told us that they want to be able to recruit more members engage better with younger people. Join… https://t.co/UVcV7jjVXl
12 hours 10 min ago
"We are all just sopranos, altos, tenors and basses. We sing and we eat together and we support each other’s goals… https://t.co/1jRSZqVWga
15 hours 20 min ago
"Our aim is ambitious: to balance the traditional and contemporary, attracting new choristers, having fun with sing… https://t.co/8yb1Ac2KUi
1 day 9 hours ago
Did you know Making Music acts as an umbrella body for DBS in England, Wales and Northern Ireland? Whether or not y… https://t.co/JBxRg46BJc
1 day 11 hours ago