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Hi everyone, does anyone out there work on high quality music projects and is interested in developing a digital music exchange? We have made an album in partnership with young people in the Congo, an EP with New York, and are now looking for new partners. Most of the young people we work with make rap music, but we are interested in any style. Thanks!

A leaflet with updates of the past year of our project at Bollo Brook Youth Centre and Young Adults Centre in Ealing, London.

On Monday 27th March 2017 the Musical Director, Amba Tremain, ran a Music Leader workshop for staff and volunteers from The Urban Vocal Group. The workshop covered many important topics involved with running a music session with young people; the room was full with potential tutors, volunteers and current UVG staff members. 

A summary of the key findings from my Early Years Music Mapping and Consultation for Wiltshire Music Connect has just been published.  The report is a first step for the Hub to identify different types of current provision across the county, issues and priorities for music specialists and settings, and how the Hub could potentially support EY music making. 

As Project Co-ordinator for Exchanging Notes Hartlepool I’m always looking for ways to broaden young people’s horizons. Something else I look for is new approaches to Arts Award. I have some work that I’d like to share that has achieved both of these aims.

As Project Co-ordinator for Exchanging Notes Hartlepool I’m always looking for ways to broaden young people’s horizons. Something else I look for is new approaches to Arts Award. I have some work that I’d like to share that has achieved both of these aims.

Members of 'Runaway Samba' and Jack Drum Arts staff traveled to Recife, Brazil, to learn all about Maracatu from world class players 'Nação Porto Rico!

Funded by the Wellcome Trust, Song of Contagion is a very substantial project combining debate, discussion, workshops, and public performance. Launched in April 2016, and developed through workshops during the autumn and winter, it culminates in a week-long run of events in June 2017 at Wilton's Music Hall.

Our fantastic Summer School returns for the fourth year running. Building on the immense success of our three previous Summer Schools, 2017 promises to be even bigger and better than ever. Monday 31st July to Thursday 3rd August 2017 @ Goldsmiths College, London
 

We thought the Give a Gig project was a fantastic opportunity for our young people to perform and feel conected to projects and other work going on across the country. They have put together a little video and are pround to have raised funds for youth Music. We hope it all runs again next year. What experiences did other organisations have?
Take a look at our gig...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7sMNuQKyPw
 
 

We thought the Give a Gig project was a fantastic opportunity for our young people to perform and feel conected to projects and other work going on across the country. They have put together a little video and are pround to have raised funds for youoth Music. We hope it all runs again next year. What experiences did other organisations have?

Take a look at our gig...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7sMNuQKyPw

 

 

Do you have students or know any keen musicians aged 14 and 18 and into folk music? Would they like to be part of the Cambridge Folk Festival? They could win the chance to perform with The Hub Band Project live in the Club Tent on Sunday 30th July 2017!