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    The Hallé Youth Ensembles are recruiting for 2021-22!

    Applications for the Children’s Choir, Youth Choirs and Youth Orchestra 2021-22 are now open! All information, including the application form, can be found on the Hallé website: The deadline for applications is Monday 7th June . For more details and to access the online application form, please visit or contact: for Youth Orchestra enquiries, or for Children’s Choir, Youth more

    Online music workshops for 13-19’s with Brighter Sound

    Aimed at young musicians interested in developing their skills, exploring new ways to make music, and/or looking at music as part of their future career. Sessions will be led by a range of inspiring guest artists including MC Strategy, producer Breezewax, RnB singer-songwriter Mali Hayes and electro-pop artist Natalie McCool. Between 16 Nov-9 Dec, Brighter Sound more

    Orchestras for All’s Modulo Programme for state secondary schools is now free of charge!

    National music education charity Orchestras for All (OFA) has today announced that for one year only, access to their transformative Modulo Programme for state secondary schools will be free of charge to all participants, offering vital support to music teachers and young musicians throughout the UK. “With Covid-19 having radically changed the music-making landscape, music departments more

    MYSO Chamber Group in action!

    MyHub citywide units continue to get together throughout the current crisis using a variety of online initiatives. Manchester Youth String Orchestra directed by Kate Moran and Chris Mansfield normally rehearse on  Monday evenings at One Education Central music centre. This term Chris has been setting challenges for students and assisting them with production. I’m sure you more

    Creative Care Kit

    We have been working with 26 other organisations across Greater Manchester to make and distribute 22,000 Creative Care Kits to young people with limited internet access. You are welcome to download your own copy of the 36 page book full of ideas, activities and tips to support wellbeing. This resource is free to use by young more