Music Education Hub

Winchelsea School First Access

Posted on: 16th May 2016

Dots, Dashes & Diminuendos This post was written by our Music Education Hub Partner, Coda Music This project represented one term’s work at Winchelsea School, with two classes working alongside Sam Mason of Coda. Sam Mason is a composer and workshop leader & Winchelsea school is a special school catering for children with special educational needs and...
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Musical Chairs Summer School

Posted on: 28th April 2016

SoundStorm is delighted to be supporting this year’s Musical Chairs Summer School led by Joanna Welsh Having successfully delivered other community music groups Joanna and her team decided that a summer music school open to all ages and abilities would work well in the Bournemouth area. It proved so successful and, now extending across four...
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Spring Rhythms

Posted on: 6th April 2016

Broadstone Music Series, in partnership with SoundStorm, would like to welcome you to an evening of music in the dramatically lit setting of St Peter’s Church, performed by a hand picked selection of talented young musicians, with a programme that will take you from Baroque to Jazz. Tickets are priced at £5 & will be available...
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The iPad Elements Project with St. Mary’s School

Posted on: 5th April 2016

Nathan Thomas, one of our music hub partners talks us through his process of teaching music tech & composition on the iPad in St Mary’s Primary School. In this project I introduced 60 children to composition with 15 iPads using an app called iMaschine. Rebecca Turner (their teacher) and I split the 60 children into 4 groups – Earth, wind, fire and...
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Young Musician Summer School

Posted on: 16th March 2016

After last year’s incredibly successful summer school, we are delighted to announce this year’s set of workshops will be taking place between 25th and 27th July at Poole Grammar School, Led by Alison Kay from Broadstone Music Series. Alison says ‘This is an exciting opportunity for young musicians of all levels to meet friends new and...
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Armonico Consort Gala Concert

Posted on: 9th March 2016

SoundStorm have teamed up with Armonico Consort​ the acclaimed Midlands-based choir and orchestra, Youth Music, and five schools in the Poole and Bournemouth area, to give local children a chance to be a part of ‘AC Academy’ and to experience the joy of singing in Lighthouse Poole​ on 17th March. In a truly unforgettable evening,...
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Take Note

Posted on: 3rd March 2016

On the 17th – 19th February, a group of passionate young musicians aged 13-18 took part in a week of activities to inspire a career in the music industry. In partnership with Generator, CMC and Lighthouse, SoundStorm presented ‘Take Note,’ with a mix of interactive workshops and special guest speakers. The week began with a collaborative...
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SURYA ARTS present Jazz and Jagdeep Like Dancing

Posted on: 17th December 2015

As part of Fairtrade Fortnight 7-11 March 2016 Jazz and Jagdeep Like Dancing by Sharon Muiruri is a theatre-in-education programme for Reception and KS1. It gently introduces the idea of Fairtrade, the rights of the child and global issues. It also looks at classical Indian instrumentation, the use of rhythm and how melody works in raga....
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An Autumn Recital

Posted on: 19th November 2015

On the 12th November, the glorious setting of St Peter’s Church Parkstone was transformed for an evening of music offering some of our most talented musicians and aspiring young players the chance to perform. Having delivered two major events in 2015 at the Bournemouth International Centre and Lighthouse Poole, we focused our efforts on this...
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