We look at how one primary school in the north-east of England was supported in encouraging even more children to pick up an instrument and make music.
On Friday 7th December WMG Ambassador, Darren Lea visited Grange Farm Primary School in Coventry to introduce 2 classes of KS1 students to brass instruments.
Nearly 50 years ago I was lucky enough to go to a Junior School where the Deputy Head decided to pass on his love of brass playing by starting a brass band. I joined the band and loved it – and that opportunity shaped my life. I started conducting and adjudicating, did a degree[...]
Why Music Matters in School The benefits of integrating music into primary school curriculum are far reaching, and impact on many areas of school life. Warwick Music Group's Education Ambassador Becca Pope, draws on her experience of managing music in a primary school, and[...]
Pennthorpe School get the Buzz! A West Sussex school has been declared the winner in an inaugural competition to encourage children to play music together in start-up music groups.
An online video course for beginner trumpeters with author Kay Charlton. Are you ready to pick up the trumpet and start your musical journey? We've brought our best-selling book, 'Are You Ready?' to life in a series of video lessons presented by author and top trumpeter Kay[...]
Children at a school on Anglesey are discovering a love for music - after a instruments were donated by kind-hearted musicians. Ten pBones were given by Warwick Music Group to a school in Llangefni and a new brass band - or should that be, plastic band - was formed. For many[...]