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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...

01 Jan 2020


Music Industry Unmasked

Thursday 6 February, 2020 at 9.30am - 3.00pm, Pavilions of Harrogate, HG2 8NZ. Book Your Place NOW! We’re delighted to present an exciting event for young people in years 7-13. Get creative about your career at Music Industry Unmasked! This full day event provides young people the opportunity to meet, talk... more...

03 Dec 2019


An Introduction to Music Journalism - Mini Course!

NYMAZ Ambassadors - PODs Music Journalism Mini Course: Monday 13 January - Monday 3 February 2020. Join us for this 4 weeks mini course taking place on Monday evenings 6-8pm, at Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon, HG4 1AG Aged 16-25 and interested in music journalism? Join the NYMAZ Ambassadors for this exciting opportunity... more...

03 Jul 2019


Ripon Song Share!

Join us for another brilliant Song Share event led by Early Years music Duo Songbirds! Songbirds France and Lydia will be leading us in activities looking at how to interact musically using instruments and props and developing those musical conversations in your sessions! This event is an opportunity to participate... more...

25 Jun 2019


Ambassadors Open Mic!

Join us for Ambassadors Open Mic! Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon, HG4 1AG Wednesday 26 June, 6pm - 8pm We are really excited to have Sam Hodgson joining us to run this brilliant ‘Open Mic Event!’ an interactive workshop looking at how to develop your ideas, create something new, start up... more...

05 Apr 2019


Sounding Out! Jazz workshops for young musicians this May Half Term

Join us for 3 days of creative music workshops for young musicians aged 10-18, led by contemporary jazz quartet Tipping Point. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.*   Learn new instrumental and composition techniques   Perform alongside Tipping Point in concert   All abilities are welcome! Over... more...

19 Mar 2019


NYMAZ are looking for two Trainee Music Leaders

NYMAZ and Jazz North are looking for two Trainee Music Leaders to assist with Tipping Point’s Sounding Out musicians’ residency at Selby Town Hall, May 2019. During five days of creative music workshops working with James Mainwaring and his contemporary jazz quartet Tipping Point, young people aged 10-18 will learn... more...

01 Mar 2019


iMUSE in the Spotlight

iMUSE is a very exciting project delivered by Accessible Arts & Media, and part of the NYMAZ Play It Loud programme, funded by Youth Music. This 1-to-1 therapeutic multi-sensory experience provides a relaxing and creative space where young people with additional needs can make their own choices, create music and... more...

25 Feb 2019


Sound Recording Techniques, with Producer Ed Heaton

Aged 14-25 and interested in music production or sound recording? Join the NYMAZ Ambassadors for this exciting opportunity to experience the sound recording profession and develop your skills by working alongside music producer Ed Heaton. In March and April 2019, NYMAZ will be running a free, one-off short course in recording... more...

17 Jan 2019


Arts Council England funds music residencies to broaden cultural opportunities for rural children

Young people in rural North Yorkshire will have the chance to experience a range of musical genres and cultures, thanks to a new programme - ‘Sounding Out’- from youth music charity NYMAZ. With funding from Arts Council England, ‘Sounding Out’ will invite young people to work alongside professional musicians... more...