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04 Aug 2021


Going to a Virtual Concert!

The Virtual Big Sing 2021 (VBS 2021) took place on June 21 2021, it was an online music concert where thousands of children tuned in on YouTube to watch their favourite celebrities perform for them live! The event was presented by Mark De-Lisser, who is the vocal coach for the singers on The Masked... more...

20 Apr 2021


NYMAZ Launches Connect: Resound Learning Festival

Free event for music education sector to explore and celebrate remote learning 17 - 21 May, sign up for sessions at www.connectresoundfest.org.uk Youth music charity and digital pioneer NYMAZ is launching a free, week-long festival for the music education community to come together, share learning and celebrate success. The... more...

26 Jan 2021


NYMAZ launches call for submissions to Connect: Resound Remote Music Learning Festival 2021

Music teachers, academics, Hub managers and music education firms invited to share their innovative practice, case studies & perspectives We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting the Connect: Resound Remote Music Learning Festival 2021 for music education professionals from 17 to 21 May 2021. We are now launching a call for... more...

01 Dec 2020


Guest Blog: Steph Halsey-NYMAZ Intern

Hi! My name is Steph and I’m currently working towards a Masters in Music at the University of Hull. After graduating from the Royal Northern College of Music, I explored a range of careers including marketing, venue management, and even became a campaigns and democracy coordinator! Whilst these were... more...

05 Jun 2020


Black Lives Matter Statement and Resources

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” Martin Luther King Jr. Following on from our social media post earlier this week regarding Blackout Tuesday, the NYMAZ team have compiled a list of articles, websites, donation platforms and resources that we have found practical,... more...

11 May 2020


Testing… testing… is anyone out there?

Don’t fear, we’re still here! Save the date, Rural Fest 2020 WILL be taking place on the 21st of June. But, in line with the uncertainty of future regulations, we’ve decided to take things digital. Hello! We are Rural Fest 2020, an exciting new project led by a team... more...

19 Mar 2020


Support, Resources and Community in the Face of Coronavirus

Business as usual The NYMAZ team is following government guidelines and is currently working from home until further notice. As our office is closed, we cannot answer telephone calls or voicemails to the landline. However, business will continue as usual – we ask that you get in contact via email and... more...

16 Jan 2020


MUSIC EDUCATION HUBS INVITED TO JOIN FLAGSHIP DIGITAL TUITION PROJECT, CONNECT RESOUND

Opportunity to access technology kit, training, bursaries & support to embed online music learning Youth music charity NYMAZ is inviting expressions of interest from Music Education Hubs wishing to explore how digital technology can improve access to music education and enrichment opportunities for children and young people. Connect: Resound has... more...

09 Jan 2020


Live Broadcast of ‘The Apple Tree’ for Early Years!

BE PART OF A UK-WIDE PRESCHOOL ORCHESTRA ONLINE AUDIENCE Preschoolers across the UK are invited to an orchestra performance with a difference this month. Created for children aged two to five, it will be live-streamed across the country for free and will help raise awareness of the importance of early... more...

25 Nov 2019


Meet the NYMAZ Young Trustees

NYMAZ APPOINTS FIRST-EVER YOUNG TRUSTEES Youth music charity NYMAZ has appointed its first ever Young Trustees as it strives to expand and widen its music opportunities for young people across North Yorkshire and beyond. Sophie Rudge, 24, from York and Harry Twohig, 18, from Middlesbrough now both join the organisation’s Board... more...