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Training & CPD

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...

19 Jul 2016


NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering 2016

Save the date: Wednesday 16 November 2016, 1pm - 5pm. The Spa, South Bay, Scarborough, YO11 2HD This year’s Gathering will take place at The Spa, Scarborough, and is open to anybody with an interest in music and special educational needs/disabilities, such as music leaders, music therapists, special and mainstream... more...

14 Jul 2016


Champions wanted! The Big Music Project, Selby

Breaking barriers to the creative industries… NYMAZ is working with North Yorkshire Youth on a brand new project in Selby called ‘The Big Music Project’ - and we’re looking for young people aged 14-19 to become project Champions! The Big Music Project, a partnership between UK Youth and Global... more...

01 Jun 2016


Connect: Resound Gathering speakers announced!

Speakers Announced - Connect: Resound 2016 Gathering, 29 June 2016 We are delighted to be welcoming speakers and workshop leaders with a wealth of experience across music, education and digital technology to the Connect: Resound 2016 Gathering. It will make for a really exciting and inspiring day! David Ashworth -  Keynote speaker -... more...

09 May 2016


Connect: Resound Gathering now open for bookings

Booking is now open for the Connect: Resound Gathering. To book your place go to www.connectresound2016.eventbrite.co.uk. It’s only £35 for members of the NYMAZ Remote Music Learning Network! How can technology increase access to music education opportunities for children and young people facing geographic and other... more...