Free SEND Resource Training with Charanga

Where: North Lakes School, Penrith When: Thursday 28 March 16:00-17:30 This training, led by Ben Stiller, explores how you can integrate Charanga’s SEND Scheme and Freestyle with other Charanga resources to offer musical activities that are ideal for SEND settings. The award winning Charanga SEND Scheme Anyone Can Play provides […]


National Competition for young composers from RSNO

RSNO: Notes from Scotland The RSNO has recently launched its 2019 national composing competition for 12-18 year olds, Notes From Scotland. In addition to the competition, there is a free workshop for anyone in that age range who is interested in learning more a bit about composition. The live final […]


BBC Ten Pieces Coaching Scheme is back

The BBC Orchestras and Choirs and the Ulster Orchestra are offering free coaching from our professional musicians for 7-18 year olds across the UK. The coaching scheme offers a chance for young people to explore the Ten Pieces, develop their musical experience and improve their performance skills by working with […]


NYJO Concert tickets on sale now

7.30pm, 9 March 2019 Great Hall, Lancaster University NYJO is a glittering showcase for the UK’s finest young professional jazz musicians, combining a hard-swinging rhythm section and a raft of hugely talented soloists, to bring you the very best in British big-band jazz. Under the Artistic Direction of Mark Armstrong, […]


CYO final call

Sunday 3 February is the last chance to be part of Cumbria Youth Orchestra for 2019. This is our second rehearsal and we’re still open to new members of around Grade 5+ ability. Find out more and apply online