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Posted on 26 February 2024
Sue Benson, Managing Trustee of the Great Bowden Recital Trust, tells us about their participation in our INCLUDE programme and their plans to make...
Brass band performing music called Castle in the Sky in concert hall
Posted on 26 February 2024
Music creator Robin Fiedler talks about the premiere of their collaboration piece with Regent Brass Band and Camden Brass Band as part of Adopt a...
Figure working on a laptop, with hand over a notebook.
Posted on 23 February 2024
A trusted concert tour provider is looking for UK-based music group leaders to take part in market research to help them develop a brand-new website...
Coins in a glass jar and two stacks of coins with seedling growing on top.
Posted on 23 February 2024
The Charity Commission is actively lobbying to improve banking services for the charity sector by asking for your input in the Charity Finance...
Posted on 23 February 2024
Here’s an opportunity to get involved with a national event – and recruit some helping hands for your group at the same time!The Big Help...
Posted on 16 February 2024
The Government has recently opened a consultation on the Terrorism (Protection of Premises) bill now referred to as 'Martyn’s Law,' on...
logo of ChoirCommunity
Posted on 13 February 2024
Piers McLeish, co-founder of ChoirCommunity, shares his thoughts on inspiration ahead of a milestone celebration.Music is humanity’s universal...
members of the band sit down with their instruments during a workshop
Posted on 12 February 2024
Michael Withers, Music Director of the Band of the Surrey Yeomanry, looks back on their year of working with Peter Falconer as part of Adopt a...
Photo of man playing keyboard and members of OutSingCancer choir singing outdoors on a sunny day.
Posted on 12 February 2024
Jan Sheward, the founder of Cancer United, talks about OUTSINGCANCER CHOIR’s participation in Making Music’s INCLUDE programme and their...
Posted on 26 January 2024
VAT Advice, a specialist consultant, offers support to leisure-time music groups managing venue tax.For music groups and organisations, the world of...
the two brass bands sitting on stage with their instruments, music director conducting, during the premiere
Posted on 21 January 2024
Alan Duguid, Music Director of Regent Brass, reflects on his group's collaboration with Robin Fielder and Camden Brass as part of Adopt a...
Four musicians sitting in chairs and smiling at the making music adopt a music creator launch
Posted on 15 January 2024
We’re thrilled to announce the pairings in our 2024 Adopt a Music Creator project!The Adopt a Music Creator project is one of our flagship...