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Sing For Pleasure announces West Midlands training dates
National choral charity's weekend to take place in Walsall

Louise Jeffreys joins ENO
The Barbican Arts Director is the newest member of English National Opera's Board of Trustees

Durham University Music Teachers' Conference
A free professional development conference for teachers will take place in Durham on 9–10 April 2016

Music Education Matters 2016 programme announced
The 2016 MEM conference takes place on 20 May in Glasgow

NYCGB Trebles Auditions 2016
Applications to join the National Youth Boys' Choir open on 14 March

Pay-what-you-want charity partnership raises £26k in 24 hours
Collaboration between Cambridge Audio and Youth Music proves to be a model of success

Queen attends NYO Inspire rehearsal
Royal visit to London school showcases the National Youth Orchestra's nationwide project

Percussion manufacturer supports BBC Children In Need
Dorset-based Acousticx pledges donations

Wearable robot gives drummers a third arm
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have built a robotic limb that allows drummers to play with three arms

Berklee and Boston Conservatory merger confirmed
Berklee College of Music and the Boston Conservatory have merged to create an international training ground for the performing arts

BBC Young Musician 2016 Jazz Award finalists announced
Five musicians have been selected to take part in the final in March

UK music consumption up by 4 per cent in 2015
£1.1bn total retail sales and 26.8bn audio streams driven by British artists and labels according to the latest BPI report

Final submission deadline for Youth Proms Massed Ensemble
Music for Youth is looking for innovative proposals for its 2016 Prom concerts

Bach Choir competition for composers
The internationally renowned choir has announced a competition open to composers of all ages

Sing Up Secondary to be released
Award-winning programme to be extended to Key Stage 3 and up

Youth Music appoints new trustees in drive to help more children and young people in need
National charity, Youth Music, has announced the appointment of two new trustees to its board




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