World-folk-fusion quintet Kabantu share their top tips for facilitating music activities for children…

My top tips with Kabantu
7th November 2017

World-folk-fusion quintet Kabantu share their top tips for facilitating music activities for children…

Field Music brothers Peter and David share their top tips for aspiring musicians…

My top tips with Field Music
5th October 2017

Field Music brothers Peter and David share their top tips for aspiring musicians…

Singer/songwriter Julie Gordon shares her top tips for aspiring vocalists…

My top tips with Julie Gordon
4th September 2017

Singer/songwriter Julie Gordon shares her top tips for aspiring vocalists…

Funk and jazz saxophone legend Pee Wee Ellis shares his top tips for performing saxophonists…

My top tips with Pee Wee Ellis
1st August 2017

Funk and jazz saxophone legend Pee Wee Ellis shares his top tips for performing saxophonists…

Trumpet player, arranger and composer Gary Winters shares his top tips for playing, composing and performing funk.

My top tips with Gary Winters
6th July 2017

Trumpet player, arranger and composer Gary Winters shares his top tips for playing, composing and performing funk.

Acclaimed rapper, beatboxer and music producer Testament shares his top tips for aspiring beatboxers.

My top tips with Testament
31st May 2017

Acclaimed rapper, beatboxer and music producer Testament shares his top tips for aspiring beatboxers.

Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Cardboard Citizens Adrian Jackson shares his top tips for aspiring artists…

My top tips with Adrian Jackson
3rd May 2017

Artistic Director and Chief Executive of Cardboard Citizens Adrian Jackson shares his top tips for aspiring artists…

Our latest Artistic Director ESKA shares her top tips.

My top tips with ESKA
1st April 2017

Our latest Artistic Director ESKA shares her top tips.

DJ, Producer & Illustrator Mr. Scruff shares his top tops for DJs…

My top tips with Mr Scruff
8th March 2017

DJ, Producer & Illustrator Mr. Scruff shares his top tops for DJs…

Springboard Live Regional Producer Shoa Osbourne shares her top tips for emerging artists interested in pursuing a career in event production.

My top tips with Shoa Osbourne
8th February 2017

Springboard Live Regional Producer Shoa Osbourne shares her top tips for emerging artists interested in pursuing a career in event production.

Brighter Sound’s Digital Marketing Assistant Joe Clegg shares his top tips for anyone completing, or looking to start, a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship.

My top tips with Joe Clegg
10th January 2017

Brighter Sound’s Digital Marketing Assistant Joe Clegg shares his top tips for anyone completing, or looking to start, a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship.

Seven-piece collective Family Ranks share their top tips on approaching a commission and writing to a brief…

My top tips with Family Ranks
1st December 2016

Seven-piece collective Family Ranks share their top tips on approaching a commission and writing to a brief…

Project Manager Tunde Adeyoka shares his top tips for anyone thinking about going solo in the music industry and setting up an independent record label…

My top tips with Tunde Adeyoka
3rd November 2016

Project Manager Tunde Adeyoka shares his top tips for anyone thinking about going solo in the music industry and setting up an independent record label…

One of Modul:Projects’ leading artists Chaines shares her top tips for laptop and electronic musicians…

My top tips with Modul:Projects and Chaines
30th September 2016

One of Modul:Projects’ leading artists Chaines shares her top tips for laptop and electronic musicians…

John Blaylock is an experienced tutor, choral workshop leader, multi instrumentalist and published writer. Here he shares his top tips for emerging songwriters.

My top tips with John Blaylock
29th August 2016

John Blaylock is an experienced tutor, choral workshop leader, multi instrumentalist and published writer. Here he shares his top tips for emerging songwriters.

Photographer Rachel Bywater shares her top tips for anyone looking to get into music photography.

My top tips with Rachel Bywater
7th August 2016

Photographer Rachel Bywater shares her top tips for anyone looking to get into music photography.

John Shepherd is Band on the Wall’s Production Manager. Here he shares his top tips to make sure you get the best possible sound for your performance…

My top tips with John Shepherd
4th July 2016

John Shepherd is Band on the Wall’s Production Manager. Here he shares his top tips to make sure you get the best possible sound for your performance…

Film / music organisation Video Jam share their top tips for making it happen in music and film…

My top tips with Video Jam
2nd June 2016

Film / music organisation Video Jam share their top tips for making it happen in music and film…

We asked a few local music venues for their top tips for approaching bookers and programmers…

Top tips for performing musicians: approaching venue bookers
3rd May 2016

We asked a few local music venues for their top tips for approaching bookers and programmers…

Noel Maher is an virtuoso solo acoustic guitarist and expert tutor, teaching our Beginner Guitar courses here at Brighter Sound. Read his top tips for aspiring guitarists…

My top tips with Noel Maher
1st April 2016

Noel Maher is an virtuoso solo acoustic guitarist and expert tutor, teaching our Beginner Guitar courses here at Brighter Sound. Read his top tips for aspiring guitarists…

Freelance culture writer and editor Laura Snapes shares her top tips for aspiring music journalists.

My top tips with Laura Snapes
4th March 2016

Freelance culture writer and editor Laura Snapes shares her top tips for aspiring music journalists.

Singer, songwriter, strong and emotive, meet Manchester’s Jenna G. She’s presented on BBC Radio 1Xtra and has bagged three awards for her drum and bass music. Here she shares her top tips for making it in today’s music industry.

My top tips with Jenna G
3rd March 2016

Singer, songwriter, strong and emotive, meet Manchester’s Jenna G. She’s presented on BBC Radio 1Xtra and has bagged three awards for her drum and bass music. Here she shares her top tips for making it in today’s music industry.

Jupp has been playing drums for 25 years. He’s the drummer in the Mercury Prize-winning band Elbow. Here Jupp shares his top tips for aspiring musicians.

My top tips with Jupp
4th February 2016

Jupp has been playing drums for 25 years. He’s the drummer in the Mercury Prize-winning band Elbow. Here Jupp shares his top tips for aspiring musicians.

Award-winning world folk fusion quintet Project Jam Sandwich share their top tips for emerging musicians ahead of their Sing City masterclass and performance.

My top tips with Project Jam Sandwich
5th January 2016

Award-winning world folk fusion quintet Project Jam Sandwich share their top tips for emerging musicians ahead of their Sing City masterclass and performance.

Award-winning composer, music director, band leader and saxophonist Ben Cottrell shares his top tips for making it happen in music.

My top tips with Ben Cottrell
2nd December 2015

Award-winning composer, music director, band leader and saxophonist Ben Cottrell shares his top tips for making it happen in music.

Internationally acclaimed jazz guitarist and composer Neil C Young shares his top tips for making it happen in music.

My top tips with Neil C Young
5th November 2015

Internationally acclaimed jazz guitarist and composer Neil C Young shares his top tips for making it happen in music.

Professor Adam Ockelford has had a lifelong fascination for music, as a composer, performer, teacher and researcher. He’ll be joining us this October at the North West launch of Sounds of Intent in the Early Years to present his latest findings and here he gives us a taster of what to expect with his top tips for teaching music to children.

My top tips with Professor Adam Ockelford
30th September 2015

Professor Adam Ockelford has had a lifelong fascination for music, as a composer, performer, teacher and researcher. He’ll be joining us this October at the North West launch of Sounds of Intent in the Early Years to present his latest findings and here he gives us a taster of what to expect with his top tips for teaching music to children.

Manchester-based singer/songwriter Sara Lowes has carved a successful career as a musician. Here she shares her top tips for making it happen in music.

My top tips with Sara Lowes
2nd September 2015

Manchester-based singer/songwriter Sara Lowes has carved a successful career as a musician. Here she shares her top tips for making it happen in music.

Fiona Daniel is one of Manchester’s most exciting contemporary drummers. She’s toured the world and recorded with five signed bands. Here she shares her top tips for all emerging musicians.

My top tips with Fiona Daniel
1st August 2015

Fiona Daniel is one of Manchester’s most exciting contemporary drummers. She’s toured the world and recorded with five signed bands. Here she shares her top tips for all emerging musicians.

Natalie McCool first came to public attention for winning a national songwriting competition judged by Coldplay’s Chris Martin. Here, Natalie shares her top tips for making it happen in music; all up-and-coming musicians out there take note.

My top tips with Natalie McCool
2nd July 2015

Natalie McCool first came to public attention for winning a national songwriting competition judged by Coldplay’s Chris Martin. Here, Natalie shares her top tips for making it happen in music; all up-and-coming musicians out there take note.