Music Education Hub

Take Off

Posted on: 19th August 2015

A brand new programme for 2015/16 to create, develop & inspire new in-school ensembles In partnership with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, we’re delighted to announce the launch of Take Off; this exciting programme offers schools the opportunity to work with BSO musicians throughout a school term, to either create a new or develop an existing ensemble....
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In The Mix

Posted on: 4th June 2015

In The Mix The 2015 Bournemouth & Poole Music Education Showcase Presented by SoundStorm Thursday 9th July, 6.30pm at Lighthouse, Poole Visit the photo gallery To celebrate a year of musical activity in schools from across the area, the annual SoundStorm showcase brings together a range of professionals and artists performing with over 500 children...
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Sound:Label presents Urban Flow

Posted on: 3rd September 2014

SoundStorm’s Music Education Hub partners Aim Community have been delivering the fantastic Sound:Label band mentoring programme over the last year, here are the band Urban Flow from Harewood College showing us the results of their time in the programme. If you know some young people who need some support to take their band to the...
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SoundStorm’s Hear & Far takes centre stage

Posted on: 13th August 2014

Students from Bournemouth and Poole took over the Pavilion Theatre in Bournemouth on 7th July 2014 to showcase the diverse range of musical programmes taking place within the Bournemouth and Poole Music Education Hub. SoundStorm organised the ‘Hear & Far’ event for young people and hub partners to present all of their hard work in...
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National Music Council Music Education Award Handover

Posted on: 12th June 2014

Left to Right: Dan Somogyi (Team Leader, SoundStorm/Wave), Claire Lewis (SoundStorm Manager), Tony Williams (Chief Executive, Bournemouth Borough Council), Paul Wood (Instrumental Music Service Manager, East Ayrshire Council), Julie Carrie (Youth Music Initiative Coordinator, E Ayrshire Council) On 12 June 2014, SoundStorm and the Chief Executive of Bournemouth Borough Council, Tony Williams, met leaders from...
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Creative music making for the Inaugural Bournemouth Founders Day

Posted on: 19th May 2014

At the end of April, SoundStorm organised a series of workshops for students from Avonbourne and Harewood College to prepare for a performance at the Mayor of Bournemouth’s Inaugural Founders Day Lunch. Musicians from Music in Action, the education arm of the Bath Philharmonia, spent two days with the students, offering inspiration and practical support...
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Performance at the Royal Albert Hall – Movie Mash Up

Posted on: 21st November 2012

On 3rd May 2013, hundreds of young people from across Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset will descend on the Royal Albert Hall in London for a night of music from the movie in the Movie Mash Up.  This concert will feature the Bournemouth and Poole Olympic Choir, Dorset Youth Orchestra, the Dorset Big Band in a programme of...
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