Articles about music education


AYM launches new video series to promote inclusivity in music - Rhinegold

Last updated: 11/05/2018

Practical Progression is a new series of films produced by the Awards for Young Musicians in partnership with Youth Music. The aim of the five films is to encourage inclusivity...

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Working as a Live Jazz Musician - Panel Session at the EFG London Jazz Festival

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Navigating the music industry as a live performer can throw up countless issues – this MU panel session aims to address these by offering valuable insight to musicians working...

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Music in schools gets an assist from Grammy organization

Last updated: 11/04/2018

Peter Dobrin is a classical music critic and culture writer. Born in New York, raised in Miami, he has an undergraduate degree in performance from the University of Miami, and a...

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Music education hubs struggle to attract older pupils

Last updated: 11/03/2018

The number of pupils receiving whole-class ensemble teaching through music education hubs has risen by a fifth since 2013, however a new study has also found a “worrying drop”...

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UK Music asks Chancellor to order Budget review of music in education - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Last updated: 11/03/2018

UK Music has called on Chancellor Philip Hammond to order an “urgent review” into music education in state schools. The organisation’s chief executive, Michael Dugher, said...

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‘The arts must be affordable for all young people’

Last updated: 11/03/2018

One of the most moving artistic projects I’ve seen in recent times took place in the assembly hall at Cumnock Academy in East Ayrshire. It brought together the Edinburgh...

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A Love of Music from the Very Beginning - NAfME

Last updated: 11/03/2018

This article first appeared in the October 2018 issue of Teaching Music magazine. For Harlow Alexander, music is definitely in her genes. The Pennsylvania native, Marywood...

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Music Degree Options: What’s Right For You?

Last updated: 11/03/2018

Guest post by Kate Samano, Content Editor from University of Florida School of Music For students interested in pursuing a career in music, there can be some confusion about...

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PRS Foundation & BASCA announce winners of Writer Producer Fund and applications open for next round of funding - News - The Unsigned Guide

Last updated: 11/02/2018

PRS Foundation, the UK’s leading funder of new music and talent development, in association with the BASCA Trust, a charity dedicated to music education and supporting...

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15 Of The Best Music Technology Education Books

Last updated: 11/02/2018

I love buying books – both digital and paper – especially when they are relevant and useful. Here are a number of music technology in education books I recommend. I own all of...

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