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Inner Voices: Inner-city kids come together to form first-class choir

Inner Voices: Inner-city kids come together to form first-class choir

GregJohnson May 3, 2012 0

In less than six months, a group of school children have gone from being complete strangers to performing together at some of the country’s top venues. Inner Voices, the name given to the newly-formed choir,

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Wibble, wobble: making music with jelly

Wibble, wobble: making music with jelly

GregJohnson April 29, 2012 0

To most people, wobbly basslines are something you’d expect to hear pounding away on a dubstep track, but now, thanks to the work of two French designers and some clever chemistry, the wibbles and

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The musicroom viral video roundup

The musicroom viral video roundup

ChrisVesty April 20, 2012 0

This week we’ve got an incredible Voice from Australia, Earl Scruggs, heavy metal, and a cute kitten. We’ll begin with a performance from the Australian version of The Voice, which has gained over half

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Kids settle down for a night at the Royal Opera House

Kids settle down for a night at the Royal Opera House

GregJohnson March 27, 2012 0

On May 11th, 100 children will be spend the night under the grand roof of the Royal Opera House (ROH) as part of a giant, operatic sleepover! Kids aged eight to 11 have been

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Musikmesse 2012: New Start With A Story series brings music, drama and fun into the creative classroom

Musikmesse 2012: New Start With A Story series brings music, drama and fun into the creative classroom

GregJohnson March 23, 2012 0

Chester Music have launched a new series of music-based activity books for the Early Years classroom at Musikmesse 2012. Start With A Story has been specially designed by acclaimed children’s author Ann Bryant. Each

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School Children take part in Olympic songwriting

School Children take part in Olympic songwriting

GregJohnson February 29, 2012 0

Children from Cambridge and London are showing their creativity by taking part in a marathon songwriting project, with the forthcoming Olympics being the central theme. Budding songwriters from 26 schools will be involved in

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Musicroom Exeter to take part in Olympic Rings music event

Musicroom Exeter to take part in Olympic Rings music event

GregJohnson February 23, 2012 0

As the country gears up for London 2012, events are springing up across the UK in anticipation for the fast approaching summer games. Musicroom Exeter will be doing their bit to get into the Olympic spirit

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The parent’s guide to purchasing your child’s first instrument: the ukulele

The parent’s guide to purchasing your child’s first instrument: the ukulele

GregJohnson January 24, 2012 1

The ukulele now rivals the recorder as the school classroom’s musical instrument of choice. With its small size, perfect for little hands, kids can strum along to their favourite songs, tunes and melodies, taking

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