- Nominations open for Music Teacher Awards for Excellence
Nominations are now open for the 2016 Music Teacher Awards for Excellence.
- Guy Fletcher receives honorary degree from London College of Music
Songwriter Guy Fletcher has received an honorary degree from the London College of Music, part of the University of West London.
- RPS grants to benefit young musicians
The Royal Philharmonic Society has announced a number of new grants and commissions for young performers and composers. A total of £65k will be awarded to musicians at the start of professional careers for 2015/16.
- Malcolm Arnold Festival makes music social with ‘gesture of friendship’
Music educator Paul Harris is spearheading a project to encourage people to perform and share their favourite music as part of this year’s Malcolm Arnold Festival.
- BIMM prepares for first summer school at Manchester branch
The British and Irish Modern Music Institute (BIMM) will hold its first summer school in Manchester next week.
Contents for Music Teacher
- Early developers: How young is too young? Toots for tots at prestigious Wigmore Hall
- Volume control: Protect your pupils before it’s too late
- LSO Discovery: The trailblazing orchestral outreach programme turns 25
- More than Ten Pieces: What not to miss at this summer’s Proms, for you and your pupils
- Retiring hero: MT contributor Michael Round ends a 40-year career in Kingston
- MT July 2015
- Percussion Focus
- How world music can transform a school
Stepping to it
The resurgence in marching bands
Drum kit exams
Making them work for pupils and teachers