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Posted on 30 August 2018
We're delighted to report Make Music Day 2018 saw over 500 free performances to audiences reaching 50,000 people, and in locations as...
Posted on 30 August 2018
We're delighted to announce that composer Emily Crossland, herself an Adopt a Composer alumna, will be joining our three current mentors this...
Posted on 30 August 2018
Do you love to sing? Award-winning composer and conductor, Esmeralda Conde Ruiz is working with The Old Church in Stoke Newington, London ...
Posted on 29 August 2018
The UK Choir Festival will be coming to Exmouth, Monmouth (Wales) and St Albans this autumn and will feature workshops and collaborative...
Posted on 28 August 2018
Last Minute Musicians is home to well over 3,000 bands, solo musicians, entertainers and related service providers from across the UK.Formed in...
Posted on 16 August 2018
Across the country, 100 choirs will be singing and spreading holiday cheer in support of Youth Music.After the overwhelming success of 100 Choirs...
Posted on 9 August 2018
An ambitious project is underway; "Beethoven in Wales" is a cycle of three concerts in which all ten of his sonatas for violin and...
Posted on 8 August 2018
Creative Civic Change has launched a new programme to enable people to use arts and creativity to make positive changes in their community.The...
Posted on 7 August 2018
On Sunday 29 July, two teams of cyclists from Stoneleigh Youth Orchestra braved the wind and rain to take part in the Prudential Ride London...
Posted on 7 August 2018
Fedioram, the Italian federation of leisure-time orchestras, has invited our orchestra members to participate in their third...
Posted on 6 August 2018
The UK’s first ever national live music census took place in 2017. For 24 hours from noon on Thursday 9 March, volunteers in cities across the...
Posted on 6 August 2018
Music education for under-18s is a much-discussed issue. However our members – lifelong learners themselves – know the...

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