• 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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    Dementia Action Week 2018

    Last week we got involved in Dementia Action Week to continue to raise awareness, offer support and take action to help people affected by dementia. We planned two very special Music in Mind events to catch up with old friends and bring new friends together. We visited Bourke Gardens Extra Care Scheme to join them for their regular music making session and hosted our own Music in Mind sharing event in Stamford Park as part of our project with Tameside Public Health, delivering group music therapy sessions to four local care homes.... Read More

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