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15 Jan 2018


New Music Education Hub Partners join Connect: Resound

NYMAZ announces five Music Education Hubs joining digital music education project Connect: Resound - Croydon, East Sussex, Lincolnshire, Norfolk and Surrey Focus on children facing challenges, including rural isolation, mental health issues and looked after children NYMAZ today announces the first five Music Education Hubs selected to take part in... more...

08 Dec 2017


Another inspiring SEND Music Network Gathering!

On Wednesday 15 October, NYMAZ held its annual SEND Music Network Gathering, an event for professionals working at the intersection between music-making, young people, disability and special educational needs. Delegates were treated to contributions from Barry Farrimond, OpenUp Music; Rachel Wolffsohn, The OHMI Trust; Ben Sellers, Transformance Music; Sarah Mawby, University... more...

04 Dec 2017


NYMAZ Early Years Music Network Conference 2018

Tuesday 27 February 2018 Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD NYMAZ’s biennial Early Years Music Network Conference returns in February 2018. Join us this year at Scarborough Spa on the gorgeous Yorkshire Coast! The conference is open to anybody with an interest in music and Early Years, including musicians,... more...

20 Nov 2017


NYMAZ is a Living Wage employer

We’re very proud to announce that NYMAZ is now accredited as a Living Wage employer. Our Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at NYMAZ, regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff; receive a minimum hourly wage of £8.75 in the UK (or £10.20 in London). Both... more...

07 Nov 2017


NYMAZ is hiring!

Are you dedicated to making music happen for all children and young people? NYMAZ is seeking a dynamic and motivated Coordinator to support the coordination of our music and workforce development activities during an exciting period of growth for the organisation. We are a youth music charity, championing the transformative... more...

05 Nov 2017


Open call announced for rural Music Hubs to join Connect: Resound

Open call announced for rural Music Hubs to join flagship digital music education project, Connect: Resound, in 2018
 ** Hubs invited to tune in to Facebook Live Q&A, 13 Nov 2017, 1.30pm **
www.facebook.com/NYMAZ Today, youth music charity NYMAZ announced that new places are now available for rural Music Education... more...

10 Oct 2017


NYMAZ Early Years Songbook: Practitioner CPD Workshops

The NYMAZ Early Years Songbook: Songs for Modern Childhoods, contains 12 new, original songs that are fun and relatable for small children. The new commissions mirror modern, everyday life: a long journey to see relatives becomes an adventure; festivals from Diwali to Chinese New Year are observed; a curiosity in exploring... more...

05 Oct 2017


NYMAZ Review 2016-17

NYMAZ is pleased to publish its Annual Review for the year 2016-17. Sarah Derbyshire, Chair, comments: ‘Looking back on NYMAZ’s achievements over the past year reminds me what a busy and fruitful time it has been. It is particularly gratifying to see how NYMAZ initiatives have extended our influence... more...

04 Oct 2017


Roll up for Musicport’s Big Sing!

Roll up for Musicport’s Big Sing! Wednesday 11 October, 1.45pm, Whitby Pavilion Over 140 students from Caedmon College Whitby and Airy Hill Community Primary School have been participating in the final sessions of Musicport’s Big Sing Project. They will come together at Whitby Pavilion next Wednesday 11 October for a final... more...

04 Sep 2017


Big Boost to Music Opportunities for Rural Children

NYMAZ awarded funding from Paul Hamlyn Foundation to extend innovative online music education project, Connect: Resound NYMAZ today announces that it has been awarded £273,000 from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Education and Learning Through the Arts Fund to extend its digital music education project, Connect: Resound, over the next four years.... more...