Campaigns and advocacy

Individual visits and consultations: Northumberland

Sharon Moloney, Member Engagement Manager, will be available in Northumberland to meet and talk with members from this area and beyond.

If you have a burning issue on which you would like some help or advice, or would simply like to say hi or find out more about Making Music, please get in touch to confirm an appointment. Sharon is available to attend concerts, rehearsals or committee meetings, or for individual appointments.

 

Topics you may wish to discuss include:

Location

NE66 1TU Northumberland
United Kingdom

Individual visits and consultations: Lincoln and surrounding area

Sharon Moloney, Member Engagement Manager, will be available in Lincoln and the surrounding area to meet and talk with members from this area and beyond.

If you have a burning issue on which you would like some help or advice, or would simply like to say hi or find out more about Making Music, please get in touch to confirm an appointment. Sharon is available to attend concerts, rehearsals or committee meetings, or for individual appointments.

 

Topics you may wish to discuss include:

Location

LN2 1EZ Lincoln
United Kingdom

Individual visits and consultations: Birmingham and surrounding area

Sharon Moloney, Member Engagement Manager, will be available in Birmingham and the surrounding area to meet and talk with members from this area and beyond.

If you have a burning issue on which you would like some help or advice, or would simply like to say hi or find out more about Making Music, please get in touch to confirm an appointment. Sharon is available to attend concerts, rehearsals or committee meetings, or for individual appointments.

 

Topics you may wish to discuss include:

Location

B1 2ND Birmingham
United Kingdom

Information and advice event (Chichester): Making Local Connections

Join us to discuss the best ways of making a wide range of connections, whether it's key local figures and organisations, other local groups, suppliers, potential funders and sponsors, the media or even new audiences.

Location

University of Chichester
College Lane
PO19 6PE Chichester
United Kingdom

A Culture Strategy for Scotland - Conversation

The Scottish Government is currently writing A Culture Strategy for Scotland and Making Music has the opportunity to shape its development by representing the views of our members. We hope that this strategy will provide opportunities to celebrate and strengthen Making Music member groups.  

Location

Saramago Café, Centre for Contemporary Art
350 Sauchiehall Street
G2 3JD Glasgow
United Kingdom

Information and advice sessions (Around Bangor, North Wales): Helping your group to thrive

An opportunity to meet Wales Manager, Abby Charles, to talk about all aspects of running your group.

Location

LL57 1PA Bangor
United Kingdom

Information and Advice (Mold): Every penny counts – tips for improving your income

In an age where funding is increasingly hard to obtain, how can you maximise your income in other areas?

We’ll hear about members who have had success in raising money by other methods, and we’ll share advice and experiences with each other on what has – and hasn’t – worked for you. Making Music staff will also have some top tips for gaining those vital extra pennies.

We'll talk about:

Location

Parkfields Community Centre
1 Elm Drive
CH7 1SF Mold
United Kingdom

Highnotes - spring 2017

In this first issue of 2017 we fill you in our five-year plan, chat to member group North Devon Sinfonia, and Jen Farrant looks at ways to make sure your group is open to people with disabilities.

To download a PDF copy, click the Highnotes image below and select 'download PDF' in the bottom right-hand corner.

Why leisure-time music making matters

Why leisure-time and community music making matters (and why it could be useful for you to know how to say that)

The evidence bank

A range of reports, resources and further reading that provide evidence of the wide-ranging benefits (to individuals and communities) of amateur music. Useful for funding applications, campaigns and general advocacy.