West Midlands

In Middleport, we wanted to take our issue of gang violence and create new opportunities for young people to be a part of a new gang...otherwise known as a band!  We believe that encouraging our young people to form music bands could change their pathway in life.

Free Mental Health Training morning at The Hive, Shrewsbury to improve the understanding of young people’s Mental Health issues in Shropshire

Want to attend our training but live too far away?

Join us tomorrow (Thursday 28th September) through Facebook live!! Streaming from 2pm

Check us out on https://www.facebook.com/musicalcommunities/, ask your questions and get ready to learn

"Few would argue that having a continuing commitment to learning more about your chosen field/industry/sector is a good investment. The more you understand about your field the more effective you can be at delivering your service AND the more value can be gained" - Kurly

Event type: 
Training, Networking, Performance
Event type: 
Training, Networking, Performance

A very open and honest account of one of young people's musical journey's and mental health problems and how music has helped him through his journey. He also talks about how our Rugby Beats, Bars and Banter project helped him become interested in music again, gain more confidence and helped him deal with his mental health problems...

https://alexsimaginationblog.wordpress.com/2017/08/18/aspire-in-arts/

Thrive and Grow Community Interest Company aims to fund creative interventions in educational settings with a view to tackling deprivation.

Currently we are funding music projects in and around the Black Country, mainly in Early Years settings.

Job type: 
Part-time
Position: 
Teaching for Music Leading
Region: 
West Midlands
Closing date: 
Mon 4 Sep 2017

It’s been a good seeing the journey that the group I’ve worked with over the past six months have been on. I want to look back on the first time they approached songwriting, individually and corporately.