BBC Ten Pieces opens up the world of classical music to 7-14 year olds. Explore our exciting films, lesson plans, instrumental arrangements & live events!
Get creative with classical music at home! Get stuck into these simple ideas to help you get creative and make music together at home:
Parents!! Home schooling driving you mad?! Let me take one lesson off your hands! Curriculum based and most importantly, fun. There’s no need for instruments or to feel intimidated. Any age, any ability welcome. Music helps to look after our children’s minds and souls, especially at a time when they need it most plus, we may even find the next Elton or mini Mozart! Click the image to view more.
Vocal Beats is an new online platform for young people to learn new skills, have fun and develop better breathing techniques through singing and beatboxing. This new Vocal Beats channel has been co-designed by the Vocal Beats Youth Ambassadors, a group of young people with cystic fibrosis and rb&hArts, the arts department at Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust.
Figurenotes uses colour and shape to convey all the information of traditional music notation. This intuitive way of reading music helps you to play almost instantly, increasing confidence and motivation. You can progress through three simple stages towards reading conventional notation.
Visit the website figurenotes.org to sign up for the free resources bundle available to support you with this at home
A comprehensive range of resources to support excellence in music education Click the image to view the website.
Cloth Cat is a music/education charity based in inner city Leeds supporting those at most disadvantage living in neglected parts of the city. Building from the bottom up where support is needed most, music, people, confidence building and empowerment are at the heart of our activities.
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The BGO team is located around the UK allowing us to accommodate any event, any size, anywhere.
The BGO team deliver workshops and CPD sessions throughout the UK including at the Music & Drama Education EXPO, the Music Mark Annual Conference and for numerous music education hubs throughout the UK.