Music Leader Exchange

A series of 6 free online peer support / networking sessions based on various aspects of music delivery that have challenged us during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each session is facilitated by a Music Leader from our team.


Fri 26 Feb, 10-11am 

Ann Jones

Using Zoom to make music with primary school aged children remotely (including those in PRUs or with SEMH needs).

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Wed 3 Mar, 2-3 pm

Liz Birch & Alex Lowe 

Two emerging Music Leaders reflect on how they have continued to develop their practice during the pandemic.

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Mon 8 Mar, 1-2pm

Dan Whitehouse

Following up on Dan's video series 'Inclusive Ensembles', and sharing learning from the MAC Makes Music Virtual Open Mic.


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Thurs 18 Mar, 4-5 pm

Mariana Rosas

Sharing learning from our Come & Sing events as well as the West Midlands Inclusive Choir. This session will also include some vocal activities.

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Tue 23 Mar, 10.30–11.30 am 

Nicole Inniss

Engaging secondary-aged young people at Pupil Referral Units in-person and online using browser-based instruments and drum machines.

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Mon 29 Mar, 4-5 pm

Kris Halpin

Sharing learning from inclusive groups such as SWITCH & Creative Sounds who have been making music together regularly online.

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