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Posted on: 30th October 2017
Chris Woods Groove is a highly acclaimed guitarist, composer and international author of his book, Percussive Acoustic Guitar. He has a distinctive style of percussive guitar playing and has sold thousands of Albums. He often joins forces with other musicians to form a collective known as Chris Woods Groove Orchestra. We are lucky enough to have him as a hub partner, delivering...
Posted on: 17th October 2017
Introducing… Orchestral Evolution; An original Hub project and brand new commissioned score for a revolutionary ‘pop up orchestra’, that welcomes all instruments and all abilities. The score has been created by renowned boundary breaking composer, Hub Partner and guitarist Chris Woods. Students from every type of school ensemble traditional or unusual, from orchestras to jazz...
Posted on: 18th September 2017
We ask professional musicians the questions you really want to know (but might never get the chance to ask) in a new series of blog posts entitled ‘Meet a Musician.’ Felicity Mullins is a professional percussionist and has been delivering samba, African drumming and percussion projects for SoundStorm since 2015. We had a chat when she popped...
Posted on: 6th September 2017
Want to see what it’s like to work for one of the UK’s top symphony orchestras? The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra has developed a work experience programme based on Bronze Arts Award for students aged 14-18, taking place during various weeks throughout the 2017/18 academic year. Please contact Ellie Sherwood (BSO Participate Coordinator) via email@example.com for...
Date of event: Monday 5th March 2018, 4-6pm
Music Coordinators and all teaching staff at KS1 and 2 are invited to join this hands-on session designed for the non-music specialist, and Music Leaders who are using Charanga. What can you expect? In this practical session, we will explore the award-winning Musical School programme successfully used today by 6,500 schools across England. This session...
Date of event: Heats: 20th Jan, 10th March, Final: April
BandStorm, a brand new battle of the bands competition for Bournemouth and Poole students In partnership with Hub partner Absolute Music, we’re very excited to announce our inaugural battle of the bands competition. If you’re in a band with two or more players (one of which must be an instrumentalist), are all aged between 14 and 17,...
Working in a local school I am fully aware of the good work that SoundStorm is doing and the support you are giving. It is making an enormous difference.
Rosalie Armitage, Parent