Music Education Hub

Conductive Music Bringing it all together

Posted on: 20th September 2019

SoundStorm is delighted to be partnering with Conductive Music for a brand new pilot project. Taking on the challenge of putting the ARTS into STEM subjects (and making STEAM) these international operators have been winning the hearts and minds of students across the country with their innovative programme. With a focus on creativity, their team blend coding and...
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Live & Inspired 2019/20

Posted on: 19th September 2019

After overwhelmingly positive feedback of last year, and more than 16,000 students participating, we’re delighted to announce a second year of our ‘Live and Inspired Tour’. As part of the 19/20 Music Education Hub Membership offer, your school can select ONE half-day in-school live music experience from the options below. Each of the three tours...
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Transmission 2019

Posted on: 10th July 2019

July 3rd, 2019, the Hub returned to Upton Country Park for the biennial showcase. Taking the 50th anniversary of the moon landing as its inspiration, Transmission was our most ambitious event to date. It featured over 350 students, attracted an audience of almost 1000 and presented a cross phase showcase of our school based inputs alongside several brand...
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Transmission call out

Posted on: 21st November 2018

A SoundStorm Broadcast 3rd July 2019, Upton Country Park Poole Taking inspiration from the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, an era-defining broadcast that captured the imagination of the world, SoundStorm and the Bournemouth and Poole Music Education Hub presents Transmission, our biennial celebration. The micro-festival will explore themes of communication, individual expression and collaboration...
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Live and Inspired 2018/19

Posted on: 28th September 2018

Bringing live music to young people across the region We believe in the power of inspirational music experiences. As part of our commitment to making inspirational experiences accessible to more young people, this year we have pledged to offer 44 primary and SEN schools a live, in-school performance. These ‘tours’ have been carefully curated to...
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SoundStorm and Charanga – Building Musical Schools in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Posted on: 22nd June 2018

At SoundStorm we are always looking for new ways to support our music teaching colleagues. We are delighted to announce our newest partnership with Charanga – enabling all member primary, infant and SEN schools to access the full Musical School programme for FREE. As part of 19/20 membership, we have pledged to provide all KS1,...
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Orchestral Evolution: Revolutionary Pop-up Orchestra

Posted on: 19th April 2018

Orchestral Evolution was an original Hub project and brand new commissioned score for a revolutionary ‘pop up orchestra’, that welcomed all instruments and all abilities. The score was created by renowned boundary breaking composer, Hub Partner and guitarist Chris Woods (Chris Woods Groove Orchestra) Students from every type of school ensemble traditional or contemporary, from orchestras...
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“Wake up baby trumpet!”

Posted on: 15th February 2018

If you’d passed the hall at Courthill Infant school last Monday you may well have wondered why an excitable year 2 class, their teachers, a BSO brass musician and a BSO associate were all shouting at an inanimate trumpet case. However, exciting and unexpected outbursts like this are now an expected part and parcel within...
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Orchestral Evolution – a process of composition

Posted on: 5th January 2018

Orchestral Evolution is an original Music Education Hub project and brand new commissioned score for a revolutionary ‘pop-up orchestra’ that welcomes all instruments and all abilities. The score is currently being created by renowned boundary-breaking composer, Hub Partner and esteemed guitarist Chris Woods. Orchestral Evolution offers the unique chance for school ensembles to work with...
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