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Training & CPD

25 Feb 2021


Early Years Song Share ‘Child-led practice’

Join us for our next Song Share on Thursday 18 March from 5-6.30pm for an interactive session exploring child-led practice online. Led by practitioner Rebecca Denniff, the session will help develop your skills and knowledge of centering children and young people through a variety of fun techniques and games. This... more...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

30 May 2019


Apply for a NYMAZ bursary for the CME: Early Childhood!

NYMAZ is delighted to once again be offering a bursary for Early Years Music Network members and NYCC Music Service staff who wish to undertake the Level 4 Certificate for Music Educators (CME): Early Childhood!. Only four bursaries are available for candidates starting the course in September 2019. The CME: Early Childhood... 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...

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...