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
19 February 2024
  • From NYMAZ to AMP
  • Help shape the Inspiring Voices podcast
  • Flexible Working for parents and carers in music
  • Plus jobs, training and events
30 January 2024
  • Call for Sounding Board 'Being in Business'
  • Early years music inspiration
  • CMA commissioner opportunity
  • Plus lots more jobs & trainings
Courses & Events
21 February 2024 - 07 March 2024
Community Music Wales is offering a comprehensive training course designed to equip you with the skills to be able to deliver music sessions that benefit communities
01 March 2024
NYMAZ Early Years Music Network and Note Weavers are joining forces to co-deliver an Early Years Music Conference focusing on inclusion