Tools

Free score and parts for Still the Sirens

Danyal Dhondy's Still the Sirens was commissioned by Making Music as a choral companion piece to Fauré’s Requiem. The parts are available free to Making Music members until July 2020 in digital format.

The new work Still the Sirens is approximately 28-30 minutes long and you can now download the full score and individual parts for free. The piece is for SATB choir plus organ or orchestral forces as detailed below.

Scoring

SATB (occasional divisi), solo Soprano/Mezzo, solo Baritone, plus either:

Making Music discounts: overview

We know that many of our member groups operate on a tight budget. Working with our corporate members, we’ve collected more than two dozen discounts, subsidies and offers to help our members save on everything from sheet music to booking artists and making recordings. 

Safeguarding training course

We have teamed up with the Child Protection Company to develop an online safeguarding course designed specifically for leisure-time music groups, available to Making Music members at a discounted rate.

About the course

The course covers safeguarding for children and vulnerable adults, and will give individuals who lead groups an excellent understanding of their responsibilities, helping to make their group a safe environment for all.

Course features:

Selected Artists 2020-21 flyer

Each year, Making Music publishes the Selected Artists Guide, to help promote excellent and affordable musicians and ensembles.

Help us spread the word about the Selected Artists guide to as many musicians as possible! Especially if you have hosted any artists in your most recent season that you would particularly recommend, do let them know about the guide and the opportunities it offers them to promote themselves, and encourage them to apply. 

How to make the most of your Making Music account

We've put together some guides on how to maximise the use of your Making Music account, including how to manage your group via the Contact Manager tool, advertise events and vacancies, and change your personal mailing preferences and saved pages.

GDPR interactive guidance tool

This audit tool is part of our GDPR toolkit. It is intended to help you think about the questions you need to ask about the data your group holds, asks for and uses, to help you prepare for GDPR.

How to use the audit tool

GDPR is a meaty topic with lots of information, not all of which will be relevant to you. This tool is designed to help you filter the information to what is relevant for your group.

An introduction to: Barbershop

At Making Music we're having a look at some of the music that our members make, and we've decided to begin with Barbershop. What makes this genre so unique? Why is it so easy for Barbershop singers to get hooked on this music? And what's this about 'singing polecats'?

Find a Funding Opportunity

Use our simple search to check our library of funding opportunities to find the right one for your group.

Find a Musical Vacancy

Looking to use your musical (or non-musical) talents to get involved in music making? Use our simple search filters to find opportunities with amateur music groups near you.

DBS check online form

Use our simple online form to request a DBS check pack for processing via our disclosures service.