Event

17 Nov

Richard Hoggart Building, Dixon Road, London, UK

17 November 2018

10:00 am To 4:00 pm

Tutor: Isabel Emerson

This course focuses on music-making with people living with dementia.Read more

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17 Nov

Echo Factory, Humberstone Gate, Leicester, UK

17 November 2018

2:00 pm To 4:00 pm

+44 (0)116 253 5657

East Midlands

Visit Leicester and check out Echo Factory’s live music venue, recording studios, rehearsal facilities, music classrooms, lecture theatre and cafe bar, plus: Learn more about our music…Read more

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20 Nov

Hackney Arts Centre - Concert Hall, 11-17 Stoke Newington Road, London, England, N16 8BH United Kingdom

20 November 2018

7:00 pm To 11:00 pm

Singer and guitarist, Fatoumata Diawara, comes to London via Mali, the Ivory Coast and France.Read more

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20 Nov

Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London

20 November 2018

7:45 pm To 10:00 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

Former Loose Tubes flautist and composer Eddie Parker and his ensemble take cues from Claude Debussy in a new show.Read more

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21 Nov

Brady Arts & Community Centre, Hanbury Street, London E1 5HU, UK

1 March 2018 To 28 February 2019

5:00 pm To 9:00 pm

+44 (0)20 7377 0621

London

Music Space is a unique project, which offers one to one support, rehearsal space, recording time, and gigging opportunities to the young music makers of London.Read more

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23 Nov

Chesford Grange, Kenilworth, United Kingdom

23 November 2018 To 24 November 2018

West Midlands

Dates have been announced for the 2018 Music Mark Conference.Read more

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23 Nov

Schott Music London - Music Shop, Great Marlborough Street, London, UK

23 November 2018

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

+44 (0)207 534 0710

London

Join Schott Music London for an evening of jazz, performed by critically acclaimed Jazz pianist and author Tim Richards.Read more

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24 Nov

Richard Hoggart Building, Dixon Road, London, UK

24 November 2018

10:00 am To 4:00 pm

Tutor: Graham Dowdall

This workshop focuses on working with so-called ‘hard to reach’ young people in overcoming the challenges they face through music.Read more

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25 Nov

Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London

25 November 2018

7:30 pm To 10:00 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

Experience the brand-new collaboration between Snarky Puppy’s keyboard virtuoso Bill Laurance and the mighty WDR Big Band in this jazz extravaganza.Read more

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30 Nov

Lift, 45 White Lion Street, London N1 9PW, UK

30 November 2018

10:00 am To 1:00 pm

Facilitators

Jennifer Raven has been Programme Manager at Sound Connections since 2014. As well as leading on Sound Connections Youth Voice and Social Justice programmes, she oversees the organisation’s consultancy service, including a wide range of evaluation projects for arts organisations, venues and music education hubs. She also has responsibility for Sound Connections’ own evaluation planning, monitoring processes and impact reporting. As a consultant, her areas of expertise are in impact measurement, research and strategy. Outside of her work at Sound Connections, she is Development Director of Fairbeats! Music, a charity with a focus on music-making with young refugees, asylum seekers and new migrant communities.

Abigail D’Amore is an independent music education consultant with client organisations, including PMLL, Friday Afternoons, NYMAZ, Surrey Arts and West Midlands Music Services Collective and as an Associate of Sound Connections. Abigail is a school governor of Hallow C of E Primary School (Worcestershire), Trustee of Music Mark and the Young Voices Foundation, and an Ambassador for Education Support Partnership. She was formerly Chief Executive of Musical Futures, which was recognised as one of the Finnish Hundred top global innovations in 2017.

Evaluation is central to our work; it’s a point of reflection, a tool for improvement and a means to strengthen the impact of our work.Read more

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01 Dec

Hotel Mercure, Felberstraße 4, 1150 Wien, Austria

1 December 2018 To 2 December 2018

Organising chair: Dr Niall Scott

Listening to and creating music has strong intuitive resonances with our sense of well-being and our mental health, and has a direct impact on our moods, motivations…Read more

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05 Dec

Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall, Hong Kong

5 December 2018

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

+852 2721 2030

Andris Poga conducts the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in a concert featuring Russian pianist, Evgeny Kissin.Read more

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06 Dec

Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London

6 December 2018

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

The worlds of jazz and classical Indian music collide in a new musical venture from Tim Liken, Clem Alford and Ben Hazleton.Read more

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06 Dec

Saint Pancras Community Association, 67 Plender Street, London NW1 0LB, UK

6 December 2018

3:00 pm To 5:30 pm

Facilitator: Karen Larbi

This Music and Social Justice Network session aims to provide practical tools for organisations and individuals and explore the experience of marginalised communities working in the arts,…Read more

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07 Dec

South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, UK

7 December 2018

7:45 pm To 9:45 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

Mark Bowden’s new saxophone concerto is inspired by Yuval Noah Harari’s bestselling history of humankind, Sapiens.Read more

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09 Dec

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Road, London, UK

9 December 2018

2:00 pm To 3:55 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

To celebrate NCO’s 40th anniversary, they are presenting a musical showcase performed by accomplished young members, the Under 13 Orchestra.Read more

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09 Dec

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Road, London, UK

9 December 2018

7:00 pm To 8:45 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

NCO has been delighting audiences since 1978 and in this festive event, the young musicians are joined by acclaimed soloist Nicola Benedetti to perform Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto…Read more

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13 Dec

Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London, UK

13 December 2018

7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

The Philharmonia joins forces with the world-renowned Choir of King’s College, Cambridge for a seasonal celebration.Read more

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13 Dec

Lift, 45 White Lion Street, London N1 9PW, UK

13 December 2018

1:00 pm To 4:00 pm

Facilitators

Jennifer Raven is Programme Manager at Sound Connections and one aspect of her role is overseeing the organisation’s Youth Voice and Participation work, which centres around Wired4Music, the network for people age 16-25. She has delivered Youth Voice training to a range of Hubs, arts and heritage organisations and is regularly invited to speak on the topic at conferences. Previously, she worked for education charity Ark Schools and co-founded Fairbeats, a charity with a focus on music-making with young refugees and new migrant communities.

Lawrence Becko is a consultant and facilitator working with creative people and organisations. He has worked in the cultural sector for 15 years. He is a specialist in youth voice and participation, and has set up and delivered programmes for a diverse range of arts organisations, including Sound Connections, Roundhouse, Poet in the City and A New Direction, as well as a range of Music Education Hubs and Cultural Education Partnerships. He has extensive experience of diversity and inclusion across music, dance, theatre and visual arts. He is Chair of Fairbeats Music, a refugee charity, and former Vice Chair of Kinetika Bloco, a diverse-led, mixed ability youth carnival. His background is as a professional composer, songwriter and music producer. He mentors emerging artists and has a particular interest in well-being and personal development.

This stimulating training day will transform how you think about youth engagement.Read more

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18 Dec

St. George’s Hanover Square, W1S 1FX

18 December 2018

7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

+44 (0)20 7495 1685

Handel House invites you to St.Read more

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