Music Conference 2021 Online

A week of FREE online CPD sessions

Join us online to hear our guest speakers, and get fresh inspiration for your music teaching this year:

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Monday 20 September  4.30-5.15         

Trinity Rock & Pop Exams

Toby Davies, Trinity National Development Manager for Rock and Pop

Toby introduces the Trinity Rock and Pop exams which are launching in Cumbria in 2021

Monday 20 September  5.15-6 

Trinity Classical & Jazz Exams

Peter Buckby, Trinity Subject Expert Classical & Jazz

Find out about the Trinity Classical & Jazz exams – both Digital and Face-to-face in Cumbria

Tuesday 21 September  4-5.30 

Model Music Curriculum KS1 & 2 (Primary)

Dr Elizabeth Stafford,  Music Education Solutions®

An independent analysis of the new non-statutory ‘Model Music Curriculum’ exploring the content of the curriculum, and how this relates to current best practice pedagogy and research on musical development, as well as how the curriculum compares to the most common schemes and resources that schools already buy into. In this primary focused webinar Dr Liz Stafford will help primary music subject leaders and head teachers to decide whether this model curriculum is something that they might wish to adopt in their own school.

Tuesday 21 September  3.30-4.30

Model Music Curriculum KS3 (Secondary)

Alison Richardson, Trinity School

A discussion on implications for Secondary education

Wednesday 22 September  4-5.30

Singing Tips for Teachers

Bryony Jarman-Pinto, Sarah Gray, Jilly Jarman and Asha Nicholson

Join the BlueJam Team for an enjoyable sing and sharing of ideas about delivering singing in schools.






Thursday 23 September 4-5.30

First Thing Music Research findings. How a Kodaly Approach can engage and empower children and teachers.

Lindsay Ibbotson

Practical and attainable Music Training for non-specialist teachers Foundation and Key stage 1.  Although this is for the early years in primary school this is of value to all teachers. How a Kodaly Approach can engage and empower children and teachers.