Awards for Young Musicians have supported talented young people from low income families for over 20 years, helping them to overcome financial and social barriers. AYM also supports music education through training, advocacy and research.
Belltree Music Therapy CIC provides 1:1 and group music therapy, voice / drumming workshops and other music-related activities to support emotional resilience, stronger relationships and better social and communication skills.
Bollo Sound and Vision Over the past few years, Musa Mboob has assembled his Bollo Project team by bringing musicians and educators to The Gambia to learn and play with the musicians there, add their own creativity and then pass on these musical approaches back in the UK. Bollo Sound and Vision is delighted to be able to offer workshops and performances to pass on all that they discovered and experienced on these trips.
Brighton Early Music Throughout the year, BREMF contributes to the vibrant arts scene in Brighton and Hove through its programme of choral concerts, workshops and schools projects. The annual Festival takes place in late October and early November and has built a reputation for lively and inspired programming, often exploring connections with different art forms and using performance formats and spaces that challenge preconceptions of early music.
Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra First created in 1925, the Brighton Philharmonic’s rich history continues with concerts that are stimulating, innovative and diverse, performed by top international soloists and professional orchestral musicians.
Carousel A key player in the Brighton arts and cultural scene since 1982 and now internationally renowned, Carousel works in partnership with learning disabled artists providing training, production and leadership initiatives that enable those who are often overlooked by mainstream arts to develop and showcase their creative skills.
Charanga are a world-leading music teaching and learning platform used in 62 countries, offering a vast library of resources, songs, instrumental courses and creative apps, with quality-assured training, support for blended and home learning, assessment, special needs education, and more.
The Crew Club in Whitehawk is a community led charity that provides opportunities for children and young people; enabling them to take part in a wide range of activities in one of the most deprived areas of the City from our purpose built, state of the art youth & community centre with a professional-grade music studio and outdoor sports facilities.
Eggtooth is a not-for-profit social enterprise based in Hastings that offers high quality mental health services, creative activities and a variety of projects to adults, young people, children and families, primarily offering training, mentoring and mental health support to schools, organisations and individuals who self-refer. Our newest venture,
Go Kid Music is a dynamic non-profit music project specialising in original songs and signed teaching resources for primary schools. Their free online membership gives teachers access to a large collection of songs for learning by children’s songwriter Al Start. They also offer affordable online ukulele courses for children.
Hastings International Piano Competition has evolved from its earliest days as part of Hastings Music Festival to become an internationally-renowned competition for young concert pianists from around the world, attracting 170 applicants in 2019 across global auditions, 40 of which came to compete in Hastings. Their prize: the opportunity to perform with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra on our two-night final and to win a first prize of £15,000.
Hastings Philharmonic is the first fully professional orchestra in Hastings since the 1930s when the Hastings Municipal Orchestra was based at the White Rock Theatre, then a major national centre for classical music and the favourite recording studio for the Decca Record Label.
Lifesize is a community interest company based in Hastings and St. Leonards-on-Sea, UK, providing music and arts engagement with young people and adults of all ages, including those with learning disabilities and people experiencing mental and physical health challenges. .
The MET (Greater Brighton Metropolitan College) Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College Sussex. We offer a comprehensive range of qualifications for 16-19 year olds, university degrees, full and part time courses for adults, apprenticeships and professional qualifications. The MET operates across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing.
National Opera Studio The National Opera Studio (NOS) exists to train talented young musicians to become the leading artists of their generation. We aim to make a significant contribution to the opera ecology and the wider creative and cultural life of the UK through the provision of top-quality professional training, and by our engagement and position in the sector.
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Education has members of all ages and abilities and each year the OAE Education programme. reaches more than 17,000 people across the country, often in areas where children have little or no access to live classical music.
Red Zebra ’s programmes bring together disadvantaged youth from all over the world. Their ‘Music in the Community’ programme allowed young people to find a value in their world through the healing power of music.
Soundcastle is a charity with a vision to positively challenge and develop the landscape of community through a range of community music activities as well as coaching and development for music educators.
University of Brighton is a public university based on four campuses in Brighton and Eastbourne . Its roots can be traced back to 1858 when the Brighton School of Art was opened in the Royal Pavilion.
Virtual School for Children in Care (Brighton & Hove) Create Music works with the Virtual School for Children in Care to support access to instrumental/vocal lessons and music activities for Children in Care.
Our region has a rich cultural landscape, with Brighton Dome Brighton Festival, Glyndebourne and De La Warr Pavilion among the established cultural organisations…