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    National Youth Concert Band – Apply now for 2020

    Apply now for 2020 An exciting and challenging course for wind, brass and percussion players aged 12-18, Grade 6 standard and above   more

    Playing for Time

    We’re looking for one individual or group aged 13-18 to create a brand new piece of music in response to the current climate emergency.  As part of the project you’ll receive a budget of £200, support from a professional musician, and the opportunity to record your work and perform it live. What’s involved You will: Create new music in more

    Awards for Young Musicians Furthering Talent.

    The AYM Furthering Talent programme is launching in Manchester this September. Furthering Talent is designed to help musical young people from low income families to have music lessons following on from their initial ‘first access’ experience. Up to 60 Manchester children will benefit from the funding which provides weekly instrumental lessons with a specialist teacher, an individualised more

    Chorlton Music Centre Saturdays at Chorlton High School

    Do you have an interest in singing and performing? Do you want to sing with other people who share your interest ? Come and join our new vocal group – “Saturday Sings” led by Liz Cheetham, an experienced vocal coach and musical director from the North West. We will be singing a huge variety of songs, including hits more

    “Electric Storm 50” electronic music project at Loreto College, Manchester

    Delia Derbyshire Day 2019 honours the 50th anniversary of “An Electric Storm” by White Noise. This seminal album is cited as the first electronic pop album in the UK, released on Island Records with Chris Blackwell’s personal support. Delia Derbyshire was a key figure in the White Noise trio, with this work being an excellent more