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June 2014

30 Jun 2014

Wish You Were Here - Finale!

The ‘Wish You Were Here’ project came to an end on Saturday 21 June, with one huge performance of all seven new songs about North Yorkshire communities, written by the people who live there. After a series of fantastic songwriting workshops in each of the North Yorkshire districts, led by Rebecca... more...

30 Jun 2014

My Experience of the Young Music Leaders Programme

It’s safe to say that the Young Music Leader’s project has been a huge success in my opinion! I’ve had such a great time participating in a large number of events that have been thrown my way since way back in the Autumn Term of 2013, and I... more...

20 Jun 2014

‘Selby Town’ Singing & Signing Resource Pack

This is an upbeat song written by people from Selby as part of the Wish You Were Here Project – a Songwriting Relay for North Yorkshire, part of the Yorkshire Festival 2014. Local people attending on the day were asked the question ‘what would you tell a travelling visitor about your community?’... more...

12 Jun 2014

Swaledales Festival’s Percussion Project gains national recognition

Swaledale Festival has been recognised with a Big Society Award thanks to the success of it’s recent Percussion Project, which was part of the NYMAZ Musical Inclusion programme for North Yorkshire. The announcement comes as the two week community arts festival celebrates the close of its 2014 programme which included... more...

06 Jun 2014

Apply to Young Choirleaders Plus now!

Are you in Year 11, 12 or 13? Studying music at GCSE or A-Level? Keen to become a choral director? Then here’s an ideal opportunity for you. Young Choirleaders Plus An innovative learning programme for aspiring conductors This unique programme is designed to give you an insight into the fundamentals of best... more...

01 Jun 2014

Effective Music Teaching KS1 and KS2

Inspirational CPD to help you deliver the new National Curriculum for Music… Effective music teaching at KS1 and KS2 Download the poster below to find out about this special 3-day course from The Voices Foundation. Contact us for an application form.... more...