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MES Curriculum Music Conference 2018

MES Curriculum Music Conference 2018

12th Mar 2018

Location: London
Venue: The Augustana Centre

Following a successful inaugural event last year, Music Education Solutions (MES) will be hosting its second Curriculum Music Conference on 12th March 2018 in London.

This event is open to anyone with an interest in primary and secondary music including Music Education Hub Curriculum Leads and those responsible for SMEP, music advisors, primary music coordinators, secondary music teachers, instrumental teachers, and music education academics.

The programme includes practical workshops, discussions, product launches and presentations. Key highlights include the launch of Primary Music Magazine, an Open Forum discussion where delegates can table their questions for discussion, a workshop on the use of Body Percussion to develop Literacy, and the launch of two new schemes to support primary non-specialists, from pBuzz, and Big Clever Learning. Also timetabled for the day is a Music Production workshop, presentations on KS4 & 5 music and advocating for music in your school, a discussion on tackling transition, and a presentation on the latest academic research into Popular Music Education.

Presenters include Henry Vann of the ISM, Marie Bessant of OCR, Ollie Tumner of Beat Goes On, Dr Alex Timewell of Leeds College of Music, and Kay Charlton and Dr Elizabeth Stafford from Music Education Solutions.

In-between sessions, a comprehensive trade fair will give delegates plenty of opportunity to browse new music and teaching resources from companies such as Out of the Ark, Warwick Music Group, Charanga, RSL and MusicFirst.

Places cost £85 per person, including lunch and refreshments.

Booking is now open via the MES website: