Sage Gateshead CoMusica Exchange is a free development opportunity for emerging music leaders to gain invaluable knowledge and experience by being part of a learning group that is committed to inclusive music practice. Who is it for? Musicians wanting to lead inclusive music activities with children and young people People […]
Congratulations to CYO and WYO violinist Teigan Lowthian (who also attends our Jazz Academy with her Trombone) who featured in the latest edition of JESTA (The European String Teachers Association’s Survival Guide for Young String Players). Teigan shares her experiences of playing and advice for other young musicians.
Alice certainly encouraged our young musicians as conductor of Cumbria Youth Orchestra, but her support for women conductors through the Royal Philharmonic Society placed her with Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and Nicola Benedetti on the Woman’s Hour 2018 PowerList of musical influencers. “She’s encouraged more women to take up conducting, whether they are […]
NYCGB have ending their year-long ‘Women in Song’ project, by releasing a list of music by female composers and arrangers to inspire other choirs. The list is a useful tool for primarily at leaders of youth and community choirs, and gives repertoire ideas and practical information, with 150 suggestions ranging from Hildegard von […]