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Special Educational Needs/Disabilities

25 Feb 2021


Youth Voice and Participation Twilight Training

We are looking forward to hosting two twilight training sessions on Youth Voice and Participation with Lawrence Becko on Wednesday 3 March 5-7pm and Wednesday 17 March 5-7pm. Join us for a two-part series exploring the history, models, and tools for embedding youth voice in your practice and your organisationâ€... 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...

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...

31 Jan 2020


NYMAZ’s Annual SEND Music Network Gathering 2020

Tuesday 24 March 2020, 12-5pm Merchant Taylors’ Hall, Aldwark, York YO1 7BX We’re delighted to present another SEND Music Network Gathering this March, at the beautiful merchant Taylor’s Hall in York! Tickets for the event cost just £20, or £15 for members of the network. It’s free to join! So... more...

21 Dec 2018


Celebrating inclusion at the NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering 2018!

On Wednesday 14 November, NYMAZ held its annual SEND (special educational needs and/or disabilities) Music Network Gathering, an event for anyone with an interest in developing their skills and knowledge of using music in SEND settings. Delegates were treated to contributions from Rosie Rushton and Dom Macmillan-Scott (Big Top Musical... more...

10 Sep 2018


NYMAZ’s annual SEN/D Music Network Gathering 2018

We’re delighted to present another SEN/D Music Network Gathering this November, at the serene Pavilions of Harrogate! Tickets for the event cost just £20, or £15 for members of the network. It’s free to join! So why not save a fiver by signing up here: https://www.nymaz.org... more...

29 Aug 2018


Green light for five children’s music projects in Scarborough and Whitby

Youth music charity NYMAZ is delighted to announce that it has made a successful bid to the Essential Life Skills Fund to support five exciting music projects for children and young people in the Scarborough and Whitby region. The aim is to give children and young people in the area... more...

19 Jun 2018


All Together Now Launch!

NYMAZ launched All Together Now on Tuesday 12 June, with funding from Potterspury Lodge Trust and Youth Music. The event opened with some wonderful live music from Milestones Trio (a Jazz group featuring Live Music Now musicians). After hearing the musical delights attendees were invited to join us for some short... more...

08 Dec 2017


Another inspiring SEND Music Network Gathering!

On Wednesday 15 October, NYMAZ held its annual SEND Music Network Gathering, an event for professionals working at the intersection between music-making, young people, disability and special educational needs. Delegates were treated to contributions from Barry Farrimond, OpenUp Music; Rachel Wolffsohn, The OHMI Trust; Ben Sellers, Transformance Music; Sarah Mawby, University... more...

20 Jul 2017


NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering: 15 November 2017

Following the success of last year’s NYMAZ SEND Music Network Gathering, we’re delighted to present another fantastic lineup of speakers for 2017! We invite you to join us at the serene open spaces at Pavilions of Harrogate. Where: Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ When: Wednesday 15... more...