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Government to prioritise music education

Government to prioritise music education

Musicroom September 28, 2010 0

Every child should be given the opportunity to learn a musical instrument in school, education secretary Michael Gove has said. To this end, the government minister has launched a review into music education in

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Musicians urged to focus on fitness

Musicians urged to focus on fitness

Musicroom September 28, 2010 0

Playing a musical instrument involves complex and precise physical movements. As such, music teachers need to ensure pupils are able to cope with strenuous demands. Musical assessment body ABRSM has highlighted the importance of

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Teaching Music full of great resources

Teaching Music full of great resources

Musicroom September 7, 2010 0

Music teachers looking for ideas surrounding teaching music lessons may want to log on to the Teaching Music resource. Teaching Music is available to all those involved in music education: teachers, community musicians, senior

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Parents ‘unaware’ of the benefits of musical education

Parents ‘unaware’ of the benefits of musical education

Musicroom September 6, 2010 0

A new survey has highlighted the need for serious reforms to be implemented in the UK musical education system. According to the results of research carried out by BBC Worldwide, fewer children are learning to

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This year’s British Composer Awards are now open!

This year’s British Composer Awards are now open!

Musicroom September 5, 2010 0

BASCA is delighted to announce a student competition which will run alongside the 2010 British Composer Awards. Budding UK composers are invited to submit their work to the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors

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Music Teacher of the Year

Music Teacher of the Year

Musicroom August 20, 2010 0

Classic FM has teamed up with Avid Sibelius, Yamaha and Music for Youth once again to recognise and reward the nation’s most inspirational music teachers. ”This is your chance to nominate a music teacher

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Youth Music enlists the help of musical star

Youth Music enlists the help of musical star

Musicroom July 13, 2010 0

Youth Music has announced that it will be utilising the skills of a star from the musical stage to launch its very first Youth Music Voices event in Norwich. Richard Meek will be taking

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British Music Education Yearbook 2011

British Music Education Yearbook 2011

Musicroom July 5, 2010 0

Rhinegold's comprehensive directory of music education institutions, organisations and services provides information for music students, parents and teachers from primary school to adult and continuing education level

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Children becoming ‘Gleeful’ about joining school choirs

Children becoming ‘Gleeful’ about joining school choirs

Musicroom June 2, 2010 0

An increasing number of school choirs are being set up in UK schools as pupils look to emulate their Glee counterparts

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Signing Choirs to compete in national competition

Signing Choirs to compete in national competition

Musicroom May 9, 2010 0

The ability of music to reach out to and inspire people of all backgrounds and physical abilities is to be celebrated at a popular arts festival in Jersey

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