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25 Nov 2020


Introducing Laura, NYMAZ’s new administrator

We are delighted to introduce our new team member, Laura. She has taken on the role of administrator and brings with her a passion for music, fantastic experience in the arts and a drive to amplify youth voice and diversify music education practice. Read more about our new recruit below. â€... more...

24 Nov 2020


Rapunzel The Lockdown Pantomime

Do you love panto? Oh yes you do! We’re excited to announce that we are live-streaming Rapunzel The Lockdown Pantomime on 16 December from 1:30 pm – 2:40 pm for Norfolk Music Hub and they are inviting EVERYONE to tune in for some festive, singalong fun! Rapunzel The Lockdown Pantomime is a school-friendly,... more...

23 Nov 2020


NYMAZ Annual Review 2019-2020

Read about a fantastic year for NYMAZ in our 2019-20 Annual Review. It has been another fantastic year for the charity - we have continued to champion the transformative potential of music for children across North Yorkshire. This year we worked with over 3,234 young people and delivered 379 music sessions, with 32... more...

16 Nov 2020


MATFEN in Concert

Tune in to Matfen: a live music performance for Special Schools NYMAZ is delighted to invite you to enjoy a live performance from folk trio Matfen on Thursday 19 November at 2pm. The event will be available to watch as a Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/NYMAZ. The event has... more...

05 Oct 2020


Launch of INTERFACE: RESPONSE

A new training and mentoring programme for musicians impacted by Covid-19 NYMAZ is pleased to support the launch of INTERFACE: RESPONSE, a new set of training materials and accompanying mentoring programme for musicians whose work has been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Funded by Innovate UK, the project brings... more...

11 Aug 2020


NYMAZ are hiring an Administrator!

Are you dedicated to making music happen for all children and young people? NYMAZ is seeking a dynamic and motivated Administrator 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...

03 Aug 2020


Connect: Resound - Illustration Brief

Fee: ÂŁ1000 Application Deadline: Friday 4 September, 5pm NYMAZ are commissioning an illustrator to create a set of eight dynamic and engaging illustrations for use on the Connect: Resound printed and electronic resources. This will include: e-newsletters, websites, reports and briefings. We will be using these images in this context for the... more...

29 Jul 2020


Big Brass Consultation!

To kick start the series of Big Brass Day events, NYMAZ gathered professional musicians in consultation with young brass players, with the purpose of sharing ideas around the theme of inspirational people. Participants’ creative thoughts will help shape a brand-new piece of brass music, to be written by composer Liz... more...

14 Jul 2020


Guest Blog: Accessible Arts & Media – our move to online delivery

During this complicated time, many of our Partners have worked hard to move their delivery online. Accessible Arts and Media have written about their move to delivering sessions online and offer some great advice for anyone doing the same. Our IMPs programme is an inclusive music project for children and... more...

07 Jul 2020


Hot talent Jess Gillam and Siobhan Bates join young brass players for online Big Brass Event!

A series of online workshops for young brass players from North Yorkshire kicks off online on 14 July, 7pm with the opportunity to (virtually) meet Jess Gillam, 20-year old Classic Brit-award winning saxophonist, to share ideas around the theme of inspirational people. The participants’ creative thoughts will help shape a brand... more...