We are an award winning music education agency & lead partner for the Bournemouth & Poole Music Education Hub. With a partnership network of schools, local music providers, National Portfolio Organisations & independent practitioners, our work enables children & young people to experience, develop, progress perform through music & the wider arts …

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Adopt a Musician with the BSO

Posted on: 14th November 2016

Taking place in the Summer term 2017, Adopt a Musician will match a player from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra with your school. Targeted at KS1, this programme can be tailored to the specific interests and topics of your schools and might include: An assembly presentation Introductions to the instrument of the player and the work...
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Steel Pan Workshop for Transition Day

Posted on: 5th July 2016

Last month, a group of musically talented Year 7 students from Poole High School spent a day with Year 6 students from Baden Powell & St Peter’s Junior School who will be moving to  secondary in September. Using their common interest in music, this ‘Transition’ day drew on the tradition of steel pan playing at...
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Open Call – Striking Chords

Posted on: 5th April 2017

Confident instrumentalist/vocalist: soloist or duets SoundStorm is the lead partner of the Bournemouth and Poole Music Education Hub. Established in 2012, the Hub works by connecting member schools with local cultural organisations and musicians who help to enhance and support the music curriculum. At the heart of the Hub lie the numerous partnerships, all of...
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Event Photography Commission

Posted on: 15th March 2017

Paid photography commission for 3 upcoming music events in Bournemouth and Poole. We are on the lookout for a freelance event photographer who is confident in documenting live performances and can demonstrate this within their portfolio. The commission includes photographing documentary/lifestyle shots of pre-show rehearsals, then capturing the live performances of two small scale evening...
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Striking Chords

A Music Education Hub celebration Connecting communities through music Thursday 13th July 2017, Upton Country Park Event partner Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Set in the tropically planted Walled Garden of Upton Country Park in Poole, this summer SoundStorm (lead partner of the Music Education Hub for Bournemouth and Poole) will celebrate 5 years of award winning...
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Young Musician’s Summer School

With our partners Broadstone Music Series, we are happy to announce the third annual Young Musician’s Summer School. This year the summer school spans across three days, with two groups based on ability, both led by highly skilled specialist tutors with a sharing of work on day three. Grade 1-5 Ensemble development, Popular & classical repertoire,...
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I think what you do is fantastic and gives our children experiences that they otherwise wouldn’t get, my daughter absolutely loved every moment. She was insistent she wanted to perform, even though just hours before her arm was being plastered. That’s the amount of pride and excitement she felt.

Donna, Parent

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