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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
14 November 2019
Sound Sense has joined forces with University of Sheffield and fellow research partners University of York St John, SoundLincs, Free University of Bolzano and Kenyatta University, Nairobi in a research project to assess the social impact of community music activities. We would love any member of a community music organisation to take part in this project and help us map activity taking place.
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
Courses & Events
12 December 2019
The first in a series of three Sound Connections workshops facilitated by youth worker and journalist Ciaran Thapar
27 January 2020 - 28 January 2020
Sing to Beat Parkinson’s is holding its fourth annual training residency at Snape Maltings
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