- Royal College of Music appoints John Simpson Architects for £25m redevelopment
The Royal College of Music (RCM) has unveiled plans for a £25m redevelopment including two new concert halls.
- Mixed results for music education hubs, says NFER report
The music education hubs established by the government three years ago have made good progress but will face persistent challenges as pupil numbers continue to rise, an independent report has concluded.
- Music teachers sceptical about online tuition, The Tutor Pages report shows
Music teachers are more sceptical than most other tutors about the idea of online tuition, a report has revealed.
- Youth Music awards £6.8m of funding to education projects across the UK
Youth Music has announced new grant awards worth £6.8m as part of its recently refreshed grants programme.
- Two charities awarded 2015/16 Rhinegold Charity Fund
Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) and Live Music Now have been named joint recipients of 2015/16’s Rhinegold Charity Fund, offering £10,000 of advertising across Rhinegold’s classical music and education publications, websites and services.
Contents for Music Teacher
- Safeguarding: Ian Pace on why music education should be leading a process of reform
- Diary of a head of music: Jane Werry is all things to all pupils, all in the cause of coursework
- Bach in harmony: Christopher Mabley examines the importance of JS Bach’s chorale harmonisations
#SaveBYMT: Jeremy Nicholas reports from Bromley Youth Music Trust
- The CPD issue
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Life after Grade 8
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