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Resource: Careers in the music industry

Resource: Careers in the music industry

Wiltshire Music Connect has created a guide for young people, parents and carers as well as a tool for schools and Wiltshire Music Connect’s Associates about how to find out about careers in the music industry. Explore the guide on their website.

Training: The Extend Leadership Programme 2019/20

Training: The Extend Leadership Programme 2019/20

Applications for the 2019/20 Extend cultural leadership programme for education and learning practitioners from across the arts and cultural sectors are now open. Contact Dawn Cameron on extend@engage.org  or call the Engage Office on 020 7729 5858 for any queries. Deadline: 10am, 8 April 2019

Opportunity: Write on Art essay prize

Opportunity: Write on Art essay prize

This annual award has been set up to encourage an interest in art history amongst young people. Art UK and the Paul Mellon Centre hope that this award will underline the importance of the subject as an academic discipline as well as highlighting the broader value of sharing ideas about art through good writing. The institutions … Continue reading

Training: Five Simple Steps for Songwriting

Training: Five Simple Steps for Songwriting

Wiltshire Music Connect are running a session on “Five Simple Steps for Songwriting” with Louise Jordan: Tues 26 Feb 2019, 4pm @ White Parish All Saints Primary, Salisbury – book on eventbrite Wed 27 Feb 2019, 4pm @ Pembroke Park Primary, Salisbury – book on eventbrite This is a 90 minute practical, hands on workshop for those teaching … Continue reading

#CanCompose, a National Music Educators’ Survey

Sound and Music has launched a national survey, #CanCompose, aimed at gaining insight and better understanding into the provision for children and young people to compose and create their own music, whether at school, through informal outlets or through other means. If you teach music in any capacity Sound and Music want to hear from you. Find out … Continue reading

Wiltshire Music Connect’s 2017/8 annual report is published

Wiltshire Music Connect’s 2017/8 annual report is published

Wiltshire Music Connect, Wiltshire’s music education hub, has published its annual report for the academic year 2017/18. View the report on Wiltshire Music Connect website. Once again, and despite national trends suggesting the opposite, the music education hub saw music strengthen and develop in Wiltshire particularly in relation to inclusivity. Their reported figures show some significant increases in music … Continue reading