Embracing new thinking 

Our latest issue of Sounding Board journal delivers a diverse range of experiences and reflections from our community musician members. Hear reflections from our chair and exciting changes at Sound Sense; new ways of thinking about and approaching community music practice in light of the many new online skills we have acquired during the pandemic; a member interview hightlighting the value of multi arts projects and benefits it has on participants, and how music services are working to diversify music delivery for the long term.

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News & Views
16 July 2021
  • Call for nominations to join the Sound Sense Board of Directors
  • Explore the who/what/where/when/why of community music training
  • Professional indemnity insurance for our members
16 June 2021
  • Support and campaigning for safe singing during COVID-19
  • Call for ideas for Training The Community Musician 2022
  • KeyNote speakers for our student research symposium
Courses & Events
20 September 2021 - 21 September 2021
Join the TTCM team online for this interactive event exploring essential and desirable skills for community musicians
04 October 2021
Bristol Beacon facilitates this one-day training session which can be taken as a stand-alone course or as part of the Inclusive Practitioner Certificate for Music Educators training course