Stories from the early years music community

Our final edition of Sounding Board journal for 2023 is now available; and it's a jam-packed edition celebrating early years music practice across the UK. This issue is curated by our board member and seasoned early years practitioner Carol Bowden; and includes contributions from Sound Sense members including Magic Acorns, Victoria Holmes, Dr Ryan Humphrey, Moor to Sea Music Collective, More Music, Gica Loening, Yvonne Wyroslawska, Soundcastle and NYMAZ.

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News & Views
15 May 2024
  • Community Singing online Gathering
  • Early Years Music training
  • All-Party Parliamentary Group update
  • Plus community music jobs, training and events
24 April 2024
  • Register for Make Music Day UK 2024
  • Experience the National Open Youth Orchestra in concert
  • Sound Sense is now on LinkedIn
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Courses & Events
28 March 2024 - 23 May 2024
The Orange Collective is delivering this online session for arts and wellbeing practitioners to gather and reflect on their work
03 June 2024
In this MERYC England seminar Rebecca Shrewsbury shares her CREC MA dissertation research investigating young children's home musical experiences and the influence on early years practice