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Guidance
Marketing is a broad term, and covers a huge range of activities. From researching potential audiences to composing social media posts...
Guidance
Hiring music from publishers is vital for amateur music groups. Whilst it can be a big and sometimes difficult task, it doesn’t...
Guidance
The position of Treasurer in an amateur music group is an important one – they are the person who receives money and makes...
Guidance
Putting a price on a loaf of bread, a new pair of shoes, or train ticket is something that everyone is used to doing. We expect prices...
Guidance
We know one of the biggest worries our members have is the long-term financial health of their group. Even groups who make a surplus...
Guidance
At Making Music we work with over 3,200 music groups around the country so we have a pretty good overview of what’s out there,...
Video/audio
Part 1 of our two-part video series on Performing Rights Fees (PRS): what they are and whether you need to pay them.   ...
Guidance
If you are putting on a public performance of music you may have to pay royalty fees. It is important that you understand what you...
Guidance
ContentsGifts of cash to a registered charity by individualsGifts of cash to a registered charity by companiesWhy it's worth doing...
Guidance
In June 2010, the government announced that it would put the proposed Vetting & Barring Scheme (VBS) for England, Northern Ireland...
Publications
Struggling to recruit younger members? In this guidance, reprinted from the Autumn 2016 issue of Highnotes, Making Music’s Youth...
Guidance
This handbook has been put together by the Charity Commission and Making Music to help trustees of Making Music member groups.The...