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Posted on 22 May 2020
Making Music are thrilled to be launching our virtual concert series to be broadcast every fortnight on our YouTube channel.Our member groups may...
Posted on 18 May 2020
Two Making Music member choirs have used virtual means to carry on with the ambitious commemorative concert they had planned.Newcastle Choral...
Posted on 13 May 2020
From rainbow drawings in windows to clapping and pot bashing on Thursdays, the public support shown towards our NHS and key workers has...
Posted on 6 May 2020
Following the emergence of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK, we explore matters to consider for your music group.Updated 15 MayCovid-19/...
Posted on 29 April 2020
As her brass band soldiers on virtually, Making Music CEO, Barbara Eifler, reminds us that there are many people who still haven...
Posted on 21 April 2020
Orchestra founder and manager Adrian Bullock tells us how Making Music member group, the Enfield Community Orchestra, got ahead of events caused...
Posted on 21 April 2020
Making Music is delighted to announce that Andrew Jackson, founder and creative director of the Cobweb Orchestra, has been awarded the 2019 Lady...
Posted on 17 April 2020
Rachel Holt, a singer in the Stay At Home Choir, reflects on the music industry’s rapid digital response to COVID-19, and the...
Posted on 14 April 2020
Making Music Chair and viola player, Dorothy Wilson, shares research into ways to play together online during coronavirus lockdownIn one of the...
Posted on 9 April 2020
Making Music has been supporting lawyer and community musician Ralph Riddough’s campaign, to clarify the lawfulness of fees for musical...
Posted on 2 April 2020
Week two of the lockdown saw a new challenge for our Chief Executive, Barbara Eifler, and members of her brass band. Here's how...
Posted on 27 March 2020
Making Music's Chief Executive, Barbara Eifler, reflects on her first week of brass banding the digital way.Like all leisure-...