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Are holographic teachers the future of music education?

Are holographic teachers the future of music education?

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It wasn’t too long ago that our vision of what the near future would look like consisted of robots and machines helping humans go about their daily lives, serving them ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 22nd 2017 at 11:16AM
The Physics House Band wins first ever BIMM Artist Award

The Physics House Band wins first ever BIMM Artist Award

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Brighton's The Physics House Band has been announced as the first ever BIMM Artist Award winners.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 18th 2017 at 12:50PM
EBacc is having a 'devastating' effect on the uptake of music in schools

EBacc is having a 'devastating' effect on the uptake of music in schools

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New reports have revealed that EBacc subjects are at an all-time high as fewer pupils are taking creative subjects.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 16th 2017 at 11:13AM
Berklee Online makes a splash across the pond with successful series of UK events

Berklee Online makes a splash across the pond with successful series of UK events

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Berklee Online at Berklee College of Music held a series of successful events across the UK in the past few weeks, aimed at bringing together current and prospective Berklee students, ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 15th 2017 at 2:37PM

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Berklee Online brings music courses to the UK

Berklee Online brings music courses to the UK

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The online education division of the world-famous Berklee College of Music is heading to the UK to promote its new courses and qualifications available to musicians this side of the ...

Laura  Barnes
on May 16th 2017 at 3:06PM
Lauren Aquilina joins ICMP teaching faculty

Lauren Aquilina joins ICMP teaching faculty

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The Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP) has announced that songwriter and recording artist Lauren Aquilina, signed to Island Records, has joined its team as part of the visiting faculty.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 24th 2017 at 11:26AM
Worcestershire school becomes first in the UK to use Skoove online piano learning platform

Worcestershire school becomes first in the UK to use Skoove online piano learning platform

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The Bishop Perowne Church of England College has become the first school in the UK to use the new online piano learning platform to assist music teaching.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 20th 2017 at 3:51PM
Schools Minister rejects calls to boost UK music hub funding

Schools Minister rejects calls to boost UK music hub funding

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Schools Minister Nick Gibb has rejected the calls to boost funding for the UK’s music hubs that help disadvantaged children have instrument lessons.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 19th 2017 at 4:28PM

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Make Music Count: Innovative new musical teaching method coming to the UK

Make Music Count: Innovative new musical teaching method coming to the UK

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A new method of teaching students how to play the piano by solving maths equations has been gaining a lot of attention in the US.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 19th 2017 at 3:11PM
ISM awards schools for 'commitment to music'

ISM awards schools for 'commitment to music'

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The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) has honoured a number of schools for their commitment to music in the curriculum.

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 4th 2017 at 12:00PM
ABRSM on the lookout for music teachers to take part in feedback panel

ABRSM on the lookout for music teachers to take part in feedback panel

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ABRSM has launched a recruitment drive for ‘Teacher Voices’, its new customer feedback panel.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 29th 2017 at 2:30PM
Over 100 creative industry figures urge Prime Minister to drop 'deeply damaging' EBacc

Over 100 creative industry figures urge Prime Minister to drop 'deeply damaging' EBacc

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ISM's Bacc for the Future campaign has handed in a letter to Number 10 Downing Street, warning of the effects of the “un-evidenced” and “deeply damaging” English Baccalaureate.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 27th 2017 at 5:01PM

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Camden Music Trust launches campaign to help more children learn musical instruments

Camden Music Trust launches campaign to help more children learn musical instruments

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London charity The Camden Music Trust has launched a badge-wearing campaign to help give more children access to musical instrument lessons.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 27th 2017 at 2:06PM
Riverside Studios performance academy now open

Riverside Studios performance academy now open

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Riverside Studios opened its doors for the first time this weekend.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 27th 2017 at 11:45AM
ABRSM and Music Mark team up to launch Learn Music London

ABRSM and Music Mark team up to launch Learn Music London

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Music education organisations ABRSM and Music Mark have teamed up to launch a new website to enable London’s parents to find a wealth of local opportunities for their children to ...

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 21st 2017 at 2:44PM