Putting on events

Tutti

Tutti: welcome to the new, hassle-free way to find, book, and pay for a rehearsal room where it suits you.

Travelbound

bespoke music trips for schools, orchestras and choirs while exploring educational destinations and engaging in new cultures.

Try Booking

Events made easy - powerful and easy to use software to sell tickets online with affordable pricing and local support.

 

Grand Rights

When you play or sing or programme a work that is in copyright, you need to consider who licenses the right to perform it. If you’re performing a piece of music as part of a standard concert/recital/gig, that’s usually simple – the vast majority of pieces can be licensed through PRS for Music (read all about PRS fees in our guidance).

Resources for Music Directors

Being the music director (MD) of a group is a diverse role with lots to think about from conducting, arranging music and developing the group to leading, inspiring and encouraging cohesive working. We have put together a range of guidance, resources and opportunities that MDs might find useful.

Making Music Platform

An all-in-one online admin tool and website to help you run your group. Manage your members, plan your activities, take card payments, promote events and much more - everything you need in one place. 

    Top tips for planning an event that’s Fantastic for Families

    Fantastic for Families is a UK-wide initiative of exciting theatre, dance, music and visual arts events designed to increase family participation in arts and culture. Run by Family Arts Campaign and supported by Arts Council England, Fantastic for Families aims to get your event information in front of as many families as possible.

    Busking

    One of the best things about busking is that anyone (over the age of 14) can do it; from seasoned veterans to someone who has yet to sing a note in public, the street is your stage.

    Why do it?

    Busking is a great way to:

    The committee members toolkit

    The prospect of joining a music group committee for the first time can be daunting, so we've put together some resources to help you feel more confident about your role. Or even if you're well settled on a committee, it's always helpful to have guidance to refer to along the way. 

    You'll need to have your website login handy to view most of these resources so if you don't have one, please get in touch with us.

    Discounted hire rates on our Steinway model C piano

    Making Music offers its Steinway model C piano for hire at extremely competitive rates for members and non-members.