• North West Community Stroke Choir perform at Manchester Camerata concert

    On 9th December 2018, the North West Community Stroke Choir performed alongside Manchester Camerata musicians at our annual 'Festive Happening' concert. The choir performed a new song titled 'Rise Up' which they composed over a series of workshops with composer Andy Smith and musician Amina Cunningham. The song spoke of the challenges they have overcome and gave inspirational messages of hope for the future. Thanks again to everyone who performed and made this such a special event. Find out more about the NW Stroke Community Choir here ... Read More

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  • Project launch: Music in Mind with ForViva Housing Group

    We’re very excited to be working with ForViva Housing Group to deliver Music in Mind sessions in four of their extra care housing schemes in 2018/19. A music therapist and musician from Manchester Camerata will be visiting the schemes for weekly music sessions to improvise and make music with a regular group of residents. Find out more here ... Read More

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  • Classically Yours programme: At Home strand

    Classically Yours is a programme which brings classical music to both young and older members of various communities around the country that have less access to high quality live music. In collaboration with East Riding Council and Orchestras Live, we're delivering workshops with young and older people to compose and perform pieces of music based on themes of their choice. After last year’s successful ‘At Home’ project, we are continuing to engage with four care homes in Withernsea, East Riding, through a series of creative music making workshops. 24 sessions will be delivered from S... Read More

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