• 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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  • Full Orchestra with Camerata

    St. John’s Collective Concert

    Last week we celebrated the St. John’s Collective in an exciting concert and social gathering at Old Granada Studios. The orchestra has been a collaborative project between Manchester Camerata and Allied London to engage local amateur musicians from across the city to come together and rehearse a series of pieces specially composed for the ensemble by Jonathan Raine (Corporate Director of Allied London) and young composers from the University of Manchester. The whole evening was a real celebration of Manchester’s creativity – well done to everyone involved! Photo credits: Karen Wr... Read More

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