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Post date: Monday, 19 October 2020 - 5:55pm

There were many questions the German Choir of London had to confront when planning their Covid-secure rehearsals. Music Director Barbara Höfling reflects on why it was all worth it

Post date: Friday, 16 October 2020 - 3:22pm

One choir member shares their view on face coverings in choral settings

In praise of face masks? Oh yes, you read that right, even if you may find it hard to believe.

When face masks were first introduced, I was not happy.

Post date: Monday, 12 October 2020 - 3:25pm

As lockdown restrictions began to ease, Cantiones Choir headed outdoors to experience the joys of singing in person again. Sian Tasker, choir committee member, tells us more about their return to music making

Post date: Saturday, 3 October 2020 - 12:45pm

Making Music is delighted to announce the participants of the Adopt a Music Creator project, an expanded version of the hugely popular Adopt a Composer project that pairs leisure-time music groups with emerging music creators to create brand new music. 

Post date: Thursday, 1 October 2020 - 7:30am

Promote your family-friendly events to a wider audience with the help of Family Arts

Post date: Monday, 28 September 2020 - 12:06pm

Jade Rowlett, of Corporate Member Rayburn Tours, introduces a variety of new UK music tours for adult and youth groups, all backed by Rayburn's COVID Guarantee

Post date: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 - 4:23pm

Following changes to the rules governing social interaction in all the nations of the UK, confusion arose as to their application to leisure-time music groups.

However, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) have confirmed and the relevant FAQ has been updated, to say that (in England):

Post date: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 - 5:00pm

As charities face an unprecedented drop in income caused by the COVID-19 crisis, Making Music has added their name to the growing list of supporters calling for a temporary increase in Gift Aid

Post date: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 - 1:21pm

Making Music is delighted to have joined the European Orchestra Federation. The European Orchestra Federation (EOFed) was founded in May 2009 by the former European Association of Youth Orchestras and the European Association of Amateur Orchestras, which merged in order to strengthen European non-professional music making.

Post date: Monday, 21 September 2020 - 2:40pm

New Corporate Supporter Function Central is a London-based music agency offering live bands, musicians and DJs for hire for weddings, parties and corporate events

The agency seeks out exceptional UK talent, providing them with a platform to reach an audience of potential private clients - from brides and grooms, to event planners and PAs.