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16th July 2018

Secondary School Funding Award – Spotlight on The John of Gaunt School

The John of Gaunt School was absolutely delighted to have been awarded money from Wiltshire Music Connect to run a new project within the music department. Our project is a ukulele project. More and more popular artists are using ukuleles in their music and we wanted to give our students here the opportunity to learn […]

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9th July 2018

WANTED – Coordinator for our Musical Cluster – Royal Wootton Bassett, Purton, Malmesbury

Centred around an ongoing programme of schools visits and cluster meetings (which will engage approx. 80% of Wiltshire Schools over a 3 year period), contracted Coordinators do the following with support, resources and direction from our core team: Build an evolving profile of young people’s musical activity in their area. Encourage and advocate for a […]

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6th July 2018

Secondary School Funding Award – Spotlight on Bradon Forest

Bradon Forest School in Purton recently received funding from Wiltshire Music Connect for a song writing course.  Amy Fry, Joint Head of Music at Bradon Forest, explains why they chose this topic and what the pupils achieved from the course: At Bradon Forest we have a large number of students that enjoy performing modern music […]

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Wiltshire Voices: Choirs Champion

Pound Arts are seeking exceptional applicants to lead a new county-wide singing programme for Wiltshire. Wiltshire Voices will include regular ensemble singing sessions taking place across the county, schools visits and CPD sessions for choir leaders and schools music leads. We are seeking an experienced singing leader / project manager to lead this exciting new […]

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