Professional MC and music practitioner Ben ‘Sos’ Riley blogs about using rap music and mindfulness facilitation in a secure unit for young offenders.

Barton Moss, music and mindfulness
Sat 27 Aug

Professional MC and music practitioner Ben ‘Sos’ Riley blogs about using rap music and mindfulness facilitation in a secure unit for young offenders.

Phill Howley, professional musician, producer and specialist in music engagement in challenging circumstances, blogs about Life on Shuffle, a creative music project for young people.

Life on Shuffle
Tue 9 Aug

Phill Howley, professional musician, producer and specialist in music engagement in challenging circumstances, blogs about Life on Shuffle, a creative music project for young people.

On the final day of Anna Meredith’s residency at the Museum of Science and Industry we caught a glimpse of the fantastic collaborative, multi-sensory pieces the group will perform next week…

Anna Meredith Residency: Day 4
Fri 22 Jul

On the final day of Anna Meredith’s residency at the Museum of Science and Industry we caught a glimpse of the fantastic collaborative, multi-sensory pieces the group will perform next week…

In the penultimate day of Anna Meredith’s residency we’ve seen (and heard) some amazing experimental pieces start to take shape…

Anna Meredith Residency: Day 3
Thu 21 Jul

In the penultimate day of Anna Meredith’s residency we’ve seen (and heard) some amazing experimental pieces start to take shape…

The second day of Anna Meredith’s residency saw participants transition from pen to practise!

Anna Meredith Residency: Day 2
Wed 20 Jul

The second day of Anna Meredith’s residency saw participants transition from pen to practise!

We’re delighted that our Artistic Directors Series with Anna Meredith is now in full swing. Here’s a recap of the first day…

Anna Meredith Residency: Day 1
Tue 19 Jul

We’re delighted that our Artistic Directors Series with Anna Meredith is now in full swing. Here’s a recap of the first day…

Brighter Sound trainee practitioner and virtuoso violinist Jote Osahn, blogs about Makaton, a unique language programme, and how it can be used as a powerful tool for communication.

Makaton: an insight into how we communicate
Mon 4 Jul

Brighter Sound trainee practitioner and virtuoso violinist Jote Osahn, blogs about Makaton, a unique language programme, and how it can be used as a powerful tool for communication.

Joe Clegg blogs about developing skills, learning on the job and zooming full speed ahead in his Digital Marketing Apprenticeship at Brighter Sound. Read more…

My apprenticeship experience at Brighter Sound
Tue 7 Jun

Joe Clegg blogs about developing skills, learning on the job and zooming full speed ahead in his Digital Marketing Apprenticeship at Brighter Sound. Read more…

Joy Hardy, talented pianist, guitarist, composer and Sing City-regular, blogs about winning a commissioning opportunity with Kew Gardens, who have selected her to compose a piece of music to help young people engage with the importance of wildflowers in our environment.

Wildflowers and our environment: a Kew Gardens commission
Tue 3 May

Joy Hardy, talented pianist, guitarist, composer and Sing City-regular, blogs about winning a commissioning opportunity with Kew Gardens, who have selected her to compose a piece of music to help young people engage with the importance of wildflowers in our environment.

As part of our Change Or Be Changed young composers commission, we sent Benjamin Finney and Michael-Jon Mizra to Berlin to experience some of the events at MaerzMusik Festival. Read more…

Change Or Be Changed composers at MaerzMusik
Mon 4 Apr

As part of our Change Or Be Changed young composers commission, we sent Benjamin Finney and Michael-Jon Mizra to Berlin to experience some of the events at MaerzMusik Festival. Read more…