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Registration for National Youth Folk Ensemble Sampler Days now open

Registration for National Youth Folk Ensemble Sampler Days now open

The English Folk Dance and Song Society (EFDSS) has invited young people aged 14-18 who can play an instrument confidently to register for one of its [Read more...]
Victory for local music venues as government backs ‘Agent of Change’ principle for new housing developments

Victory for local music venues as government backs ‘Agent of Change’ principle for new housing developments

Housing developers building new homes near music venues should be responsible for addressing noise issues in a move to protect both music venues and [Read more...]
Kevin Gowland appointed Director of Woodwind at RNCM

Kevin Gowland appointed Director of Woodwind at RNCM

The Royal Northern College of Music has appointed Kevin Gowland as Director of Woodwind (Deputy Head of School of Wind, Brass and Percussion), [Read more...]
BASCA announces winners of 2017 British Composer Awards

BASCA announces winners of 2017 British Composer Awards

BASCA (British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors) announced the winners of its 15th British Composer Awards at a ceremony at London’s [Read more...]

From the magazine

The man with the golden flute: Sir James Galway

The man with the golden flute: Sir James Galway

The supreme master of the flute, Sir James Galway has played for world leaders and sold more than 30 million albums but his appeal is thoroughly down-to-earth – as lapsed [Read more...]