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30 Apr 2019


NYMAZ go #Rural with Make Music Day UK

NYMAZ is working with Make Music Day UK again this year to take music to the countryside –  we are encouraging you to think as creatively as you can when it comes to venue and location! Take your music to the hills, mountains and beaches! Last year we had performances from... 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...

20 Dec 2018


Music For Two in the Spotlight!

For those of you who haven’t heard of Music For Two it is one of NYMAZ’s long standing projects in partnership with The Army Welfare Services (AWS). Now in its 5th year, Music For Two is a family friendly and successful initiative working with parents/carers and their... more...

29 Nov 2018


Seaside Song Share

Another Singing Success! On Tuesday 27 November, NYMAZ held its second Song Share session at The Green Lane Centre in Whitby - an event for anyone working with the early years and a passion for incorporating music! It was another great event, where those who attended met others working in similar... more...

28 Nov 2018


Safeguarding for Online Tuition

Join us for a webinar: Online Music Tuition Safeguarding Workshop with Cliff Manning Music Education Hubs across the country are developing an online instrumental tuition element to their work. Developing online tuition can reduce travel time and costs, enable greater access to music education opportunities for young people, and provide... more...

20 Nov 2018


A digital learning journey

By Julia Ient, Head of Business Development, Cambridgeshire Music November 2018 At Cambridgeshire Music, to achieve our vision that all children, families and adults in Cambridgeshire take advantage of the rich cultural opportunities available in the county, we have been working on developing online learning for a couple of years. Initially... more...

16 Nov 2018


Connect:Resounds presents “An Introduction to Teaching Music Online” with Grant Golding

Fancy teaching music online? Or keen to brush up your skills? Put this date in your diary now and let Grant Golding answer your questions! Monday 19 November 4.00pm - 5:30pm WEBINAR: An Introduction to Teaching Music Online with Grant Golding FREE for NYMAZ Remote Music Learning Network Members (£3.50 for non-members) ... more...

19 Oct 2018


NYMAZ Ambassadors Drumming Workshop!

Join us for another brilliant workshop on Wednesday 24th October, 6 - 8pm at the Selby North Children’s Centre, Flaxley Road, Selby, YO8 4DL. We are really excited to have Will Fletcher from Maia joining us to run this brilliant drumming workshop. We will be getting active and rhythmical! Looking... more...

10 Oct 2018


NYMAZ Ambassadors ‘How to create a music event!’

Join us for another brilliant workshop on Wednesday 10th October, 6 - 8pm at the Green Lane Centre, Whitby, YO22 4EH. We are really excited to have Sam Hodgson joining us to run this brilliant ‘How to Create a Music Event!’ workshop looking at how to develop your ideas, create something... more...

20 Sep 2018


Richmond Jam in the Spotlight!

Richmond Jam was established in 2009 by Chris Powls of the Richmond Jazz Festival and has been a long standing NYMAZ project for the last five years. This dynamic project offers young people aged 11 – 19 years old the opportunity to take part in creative music workshops developing their improvisation, composition and performance... more...