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15 Mar 2017


Arts Award Briefing and Training

Briefing: Friday 24 March, 1.00 – 4.00 pm Training: Friday 31 March, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm Venue: Clements Hall, Nunthorpe Road, York, YO23 1BW Note: It is not necessary to attend both the events if preferred. Arts Award is a range of unique qualifications that supports anyone aged up to 25 to grow as artists and arts leaders,... more...

13 Mar 2017


‘One Step Beyond’ Musical Inclusion Residential Weekend summary

Richard Hearn, NYMAZ Project Officer, reflects on the ‘One Step Beyond’ Musical Inclusion Residential. On 27 – 29 January musinc & NYMAZ hosted ‘One Step Beyond’ a Musical Inclusion Residential Weekend, held at Scarborough’s Cober Hill Hotel. Founded by the Rowntree family (York’s great chocolate family), Cober Hill was developed as... more...

02 Feb 2017


Gaining Confidence with Music in the Early Years

NYMAZ welcomes Zoe Greenhalgh to deliver two linked CPD training sessions. Dates: Wednesday 22 February & 12 April 2017, 9:30 - 12:30. Location: Knaresborough Community Hub, Chain Lane, Knaresborough, HG5 0AS. Gaining Confidence with Music in the Early Years aims to build the musical confidence and knowledge of Early Years Practitioners. These practical and enjoyable... more...

30 Sep 2016


NYMAZ seeks Projects Officer (Maternity cover)

NYMAZ Projects Officer (maternity cover) Closing date: 10am Monday 24 October Come and work with NYMAZ! NYMAZ is a youth music development charity which champions the transformative potential of music for children and young people. Working with our trusted partners, we deliver high quality music-making activities across North Yorkshire to those... more...

08 Jan 2016


Music Leader Practice-Sharing Event 29 January

Ways into improvisation in participatory music projects Friday 29 January 1.30pm – 3.30pm Art Room, Clement’s Hall, Nunthorpe Road, York YO23 1BW NYMAZ will be holding its next Music Leader Practice-sharing event this month, as part of the NYMAZ Music Partner Network. The event will take place on Friday 29 January, 1.30pm – 3.3... more...

20 Nov 2015


Call for Protest Songs!

Call for Protest Songs Closes 1 February 2016 I’m Inclusive Too: Music and Social Justice School, youth and community music groups: release your inner activist! I’m Inclusive Too is a day of ideas, inspiration and participation for anyone involved in inclusive music making with young people. The event’s theme... more...

09 Nov 2015


Principles for Musically-Inclusive Working

Written by members of the NYMAZ Music Partner Network Statement NYMAZ believes that everyone has the right to make music and to participate in shared cultural experiences Our working principles In delivering musically inclusive activities, we as musicians and organisers aim to: 1.  Engage participants through experiences that are culturally,... more...

22 Jan 2014


Finding Your Voice!

1 February 2014 10am-1pm York St John University Theatre Studio 1 Lord Mayors Walk York YO31 7EX In teaching and running music and arts workshops we use our voices a lot, and our voices are central to how we communicate.  Yet many people are not trained in how to use their... more...

11 Dec 2013


Information, Advice and Guidance

What’s in it for me? When did you last update your CV? For the majority of practitioners CV’s only tend to get updated when a job application deadline is looming! Sometimes a CV isn’t actually the best format in which to showcase your skills… Got your own... more...