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TTCM 2020: Booking now open!

Booking is now open for Training the Community Musician 2020.  The symposium will be held in London on 17 - 18 February 2020 in partnership with Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance and University of AberdeenBook tickets here>>

Just like the previous symposium this will be a two day event, featuring guest speakers, Open Space facilitation  and presentations to empower the community music community to discuss issues that matter to them.

The full report from TTCM 2019 is available here >>

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News & Views
10 October 2019
  • Booking is now open for Training the Community Musician 2020
  • Everybody welcome at the Sound Sense AGM on 7 November
  • Take your place on the Music for Dementia map
12 September 2019
  • Call for submissions for the 34th ISME World Conference
  • Nominate yourself to join the Sound Sense Board of Directors
  • Our pick of the jobs, events and training on offer this Autumn
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15 October 2019
François Matarasso gives this year's Anne Peaker lecture, organised by the National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance
19 October 2019
A one day course at Goldsmiths providing an overview of the educational, community and therapeutic uses of music, introducing you to key ethics and practices. Tutored by Sound Sense board member, Graham Dowdall.
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