Music Conference 2018

Wednesday 19 September @ North Lakes Hotel, Penrith


Our annual Music Education Conference returns bringing you a full day programme of inspiring CPD workshops and networking opportunities. We have sessions for all Key Stages covering singing, whole class music ideas, folk, ICT and recording, and our Keynote Speaker John Kelly gives a special focus on equality and inclusion. Stock up on ideas for the coming year, build your networks and share your experiences.


Workshop Leaders

Conference Highlights

Keynote Speaker: John Kelly from Drake Music

John is a professional musician with a background in youth work, informal education and facilitation focusing on social change with over 30 years experience of promoting change toward equality and inclusion and the recognition of disability as a human rights issue.

Workshop Leaders:

Dominic Ellis-Peckham from National Youth Choirs. One of the highlights from last years’ Conference, we are delighted to welcome Dominic back with more inspiring singing workshops.

Fran Hannan, Managing Director of Musical Futures will lead a hands-on practical session demonstrating how to bring real-world music learning processes into your school, engaging and inspiring all and promoting inclusion and diversity.

 Workshops: Soundtrap collaborative online music studio – Fun Folk in the Classroom – Samba Drumming from MoreMusic – Singing with National Youth Choirs

More to come….


2017 Conference Feedback

More Dom Please! Loved the interactive sessions ! Rejuvinated and inspired 😊Thank you!


Loved all of it and truly inspired / Please do it again next year.


Excellent conference. I learnt so much.


Brilliant, best course I have ever been on!

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Cost: £150 per delegate.

If you book before July 16th we are offering a special early bird rate of £100

VAT will be added to the delegate cost  unless charged to Cumbria Local Authority School

An invoice will be issued following receipt of your booking

We will not refund any bookings unless we cancel the event


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