Sukanya Purkayastha’s visit to Hillmead Primary School

16 October, 2017

Year 4 children and guitar pupils enjoyed listening to a singer of Indian classical music who visited Hillmead Primary School on Monday 16th October 2017. Sukanya Purkayastha, a doctoral researcher at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, sang songs from India, Afghanistan and Pakistan, accompanied on guitar by Hillmead guitar tutor Mr Davidson. […]

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Diversity Report

16 June, 2017

As part of the MusicNet East project we commissioned some research into diversity in music education in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. Read the report into our findings.    

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Herts musical inclusion critical reflection day

6 June, 2017

On 5th January 2017 a group of tutors and staff from schools involved in musical inclusion projects in Hertfordshire gathered at Stevenage Music Centre for a day of critical reflection on the development of music-based mentoring in the county. An introduction described its development from out of school work as part of previous Youth Music projects, through […]

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How to write a CV for a Music Education Hub teaching post

10 May, 2017

Music Services are keen to recruit a diverse workforce of peripatetic tutors with a wide range of musical and life experiences so that they can offer musical education that meets the needs and interests of all children and young people. Applying to be a peripatetic tutor with a Music Education Hub is no different from applying […]

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Flying solo: 5 things I’ve learnt from leading my first inclusive music project

28 February, 2017

For the past 8 weeks I have been running an inclusive music workshop in a youth club in Hertfordshire. Originally, the project was a drum workshop to run for three weeks but it has now turned into a brilliant rock school session. As a trainee, this was the first time I’d led an inclusive music workshop. I […]

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