Learning music

Could your group adopt a music creator? (online event)

The Adopt a Music Creator project (formerly Adopt a Composer) is a one-of-a-kind project that has been running for over 20 years. It pairs leisure-time music groups with professional music creators to work together on a new music piece for a year. This exciting and highly successful project is free to take part in for all Making Music member groups whose main activity is performing


United Kingdom

Discount on The Maestro Online music courses

Maestro Online, a Making Music premium corporate member, offer music courses with a fun, popular approach to piano, organ, singing and aural.

Making Music member discount

Maestro Online is offering Making Music members an exclusive 25% off Maestro Online courses with promo code MakingMusicUK2022.

An introduction to: Early music

We've looked at many types of genres in our 'An introduction to' series, but now it's time to go back in time, all the way to the rise of Early music. What is Early music? How is it different from classical music? Can you still play Early music today? John Bryan gives us an overview.

Early Music in London

Choral Hub

The Choral Hub is an international community of thinkers, doers, and music collaborators who’ve witnessed first-hand how singing for wellness creates a positive impact. In their mission to motivate the world to rethink how they interact with the instrument they were born with,  they’ve developed the world’s first gamified singing app, ‘tchzant’.  Quick and fun challenges empower users to sing their way at home or on the move - feeling the benefits instantly!


In the summer edition of Highnotes, we discuss programming women composers, explain the NHS' social prescribing programme, check in with the Royal Choral Society, explore an ear training app and more.

To download a PDF copy, hover over the Highnotes image below and select 'download PDF' symbol in the top lefthand corner of the window. Or share with your group members by clicking in the top right hand corner.


MusicGurus, a Making Music premium corporate member, have a simple aim: to be the number one place to learn music online.

Making Music member discount

MusicGurus are offering Making Music members an exclusive 15% off MusicGurus online courses with promo code MAKINGMUSIC15.

Gift vouchers are available and make an ideal present for music lovers.


ABRSM is the UK's largest music education body, one of its largest music publishers and the world's leading provider of music exams.

Founded in 1889, our mission has stayed the same: to nurture a love for music, and to inspire achievement in it. At ABRSM, we believe that everyone, wherever they're from, should have access to high-quality music-learning.

Take it away - Guide to buying adaptive musical instruments

Take it away work with music retailers to provide interest-free finance for the purchase of musical instruments and equipment, helping to ensure that more people can access instruments and learn to play.

Music Tutors online

Music Tutors Online connects students wanting music lessons with tutors from around the world.

The Light Music Society

The custodian the Library of Light Orchestral Music and keeping Light Music in the public consciousness.