Free music lessons for all

Free music lessons for all

Written by Davina Vencatasamy Free music for all!  This is the cry that comes across at meetings looking at the issues of diversity within music education.  It sounds like a great idea, right?  Kids who would never normally access one-to-one musical tuition due to the...
Why we cannot pay lip service to safeguarding

Why we cannot pay lip service to safeguarding

Safeguarding issues did not ‘go away’ by the exposure of the Saville cases  Today, the conversations in music are all about inclusion. For music-making to be inclusive it must be safe and welcoming for all those who would like to be involved. Therefore, this...
Tips on how music practice helps your mental health

Tips on how music practice helps your mental health

Penned by Hari Trivedi. If you’re having to stay at home and self isolate, looking after your mental health can seem more difficult than usual, but it’s just as important as looking after your physical health during this COVID-19 outbreak. Here are some steps to take...
No Bars – Hardback Book – Buy Now

No Bars – Hardback Book – Buy Now

NO BARS 2 - OUT NOW! Poetry, spoken word and rap from Prisoners from HMP Leicester available to purchase!   BUY THE BOOK ON AMAZON NO BARS POETRY COMPETITION To mark the publication of a book of poetry written by “No Bars”” Drum and Brass is launching the “No...
Brass of the Saff

Brass of the Saff

The Brass of the Saff Bringing brass to the community View our official report You can see a full summary of our live stats and more with this official report on our project. We are thrilled to have made such a huge impact! Thank you all for your support.   More...