Recently on our social media, we asked where children might be performing in their Christmas concerts this year. Rachel Carr got in touch to share what her eldest son is doing and how he got started, and we just had to share the story!
Experienced in marketing and PR, Sophie loves connecting with people through strategic communications and is responsible for Governance360’s marketing strategy, brand and content. An advocate of lifelong learning, in late 2020 Sophie completed the Marketing Week Mini MBA with Mark Ritson.
Graduating from Durham University with a BA in Theology, Sophie worked in events and communications, before moving into the events industry. With a sideways move into marketing for a busy agency, she has since gained over 14 years’ experience through a variety of industries and roles. Most recently she spent two years at Queen’s Award for Innovation winner Warwick Music as Marketing Manager before starting her marketing consultancy, Happy Marketer Ltd in 2021 alongside her work at Governance360.
Blog posts by Sophie Blackmore
Brassbandathon is a 12-hour charity event that raises money for Children in Need. It is organised by Claire Scholes and Laura King from Worthing Silver Band. We spoke with Laura, the Musical Director of the band to find out more about the event.
Recently Drew got in touch with us from the US to share his experience of our pInstruments, and how his whole family are experiencing the joy of music! Read his story...
Recently Keith got in touch with us to share his hyTech experience, and how it has breathed new life into his brass playing career, read his story...
I’m a mum to three children aged 11, 9 and 6. Between them they are involved in a number of different extra-curricular activities, all of which come with a lovely long list of ‘essential items’ that are required for them to take part. Add to these the cost of the[...]
We care about making music fun and accessible, that's what drives us to make the products we do – but we’re also serious about doing it right. Here we share five ways we make sure the instruments that reach students, teachers, parents and children worldwide are of the highest[...]
Plastics and their impact on the environment are a hot topic right now and rightly so - especially with regards to single use plastics, the pollution of the ocean, how to recycle and alternatives to plastic. As a business Warwick Music Group are very conscious of the part we[...]
Anthony Thompson has over 21 years’ experience as a freelance trumpeter, with many fine orchestras and as a session musician on over 400 recordings. He has been teaching since he was eighteen and has given masterclasses all over the world. He has been involved for some time in[...]
Wayne Clark has spent 26 years in Engineering and Supply Chain Management: nine in Automotive Manufacturing, twelve in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management where he gained CIPS qualification, where his built his knowledge of Asian Manufacturing. For the last five years Wayne[...]
John Yuan is Warwick Music Group’s Supply Chain and Quality Manager. He has extensive experience in the industry and uses this to support our instruments’ development and manage product manufacturing and delivery. John also plays the crucial role of monitoring and assessing[...]