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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 Jul 2017


NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering: 15 November 2017

Following the success of last year’s NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering, we’re delighted to present another fantastic lineup of speakers for 2017! We invite you to join us at the serene open spaces at Pavilions of Harrogate. Where: Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ When: Wednesday 15... more...

05 Jul 2017


NYMAZ participating in Prosper, a business support programme from Creative United

NYMAZ is pleased to announce that it is participating in Prosper, a business support programme from Creative United. Prosper is designed to improve confidence and capabilities within business in the arts, museums and galleries. The programme is working with 70 businesses to help increase the resilience and investment across the sector. ... more...

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...

08 Nov 2016


We’re commissioning original songs for new Early Years Songbook

NYMAZ Early Years Songbook: Songs for Modern Childhoods NYMAZ is a youth music development charity championing 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 in challenging circumstances, including three Early Years projects... 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...

21 Sep 2016


‘Sing a Song - Tell a Story’ CPD with Sue Nicholls

Early Years Music CPD day Thursday 19 January 2017, 10am - 3pm The Courthouse, 4 Westgate, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1QS NYMAZ is delighted to welcome back Sue Nicholls to North Yorkshire, to deliver an inspiring day of CPD for all Early Years practitioners who would like to develop their skills in music-making... more...