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Royal Opera House Create & Sing & CPD

Royal Opera House Create & Sing & CPD

https://learning-platform.roh.org.uk/opera It has been a busy start to the year and we have been consulting with many of our partner organisations see how best to deliver ROH Create and Sing teacher training across the UK in 2021/22. For those interested, we are now...

Inclusic Music

Inclusic Music

Inclusic summer program hits all the right notes! It’s been an incredibly busy and successful summer for Inclusic, with the organisation delivering 4, week-long performance and song-writing courses for the young people of Wolverhampton! Summer Rockschool The ever...

Model Music Curriculum & Ofsted Music Review

Don't forget our website includes the Important Documents Page Remember the New Model Music Curriculum is Non Statutory and we will be exploring these documents in our Network meetings this term!  

CBSO Free Concerts etc.

CBSO Free Concerts etc.

CBSO New Adventures – FREE KS2 & KS3 Digital Concerts In this hour-long Schools’ Concert, presenter Tom Redmond will take you on a musical adventure, exploring some of the CBSO’s favourite pieces they have recorded over the last 18 months. The CBSO is delighted to...

SingUp   Resources

SingUp Resources

 SingUp A number of Wolverhampton schools subscribe (a paid subscription) to SingUp and several may be interested so here is their latest news. For more information  visit their website here  On 30 June 2021, over 24,000 singers got involved across 5 continents for a...

Music Mark 2021/22

Music Mark 2021/22

As a result of engagement with the Music Service in the city, as in previous years we have been able to nominate a large number of schools for Music Mark recognition. This allows them access to numerous resources, CPD, webinars etc (which we often use) that are...

Charanga Schemes -Additional Non Statutory Resources

Charanga Schemes -Additional Non Statutory Resources

Charanga is the complete Primary Course which we fund for Schools in the City. We are really pleased that every school has taken advantage of  Charanga in the last 12 months, whether that is to use as a complete course, a source of materials, or to aid a...

Network Meetings For Music Leaders and Heads of Department Return!

Network Meetings For Music Leaders and Heads of Department Return!

This year is turning out to be one of the busiest and most important for Music Education with the New Modern Music Curriculum upon us, The New Ofsted Review of Music Education published and the New National Plan for Music soon to be revealed. And, at long last we are...

Fusion Fives Ensemble expanded to cover all of Key stage 2

Fusion Fives Ensemble expanded to cover all of Key stage 2

Fusion Fives, ensemble has been  expanded to cover all of Key Stage 2 We have 23 members now and it is growing each week. It gives pupils the chance to access our ensemble system from the beginning of their musical journey, and offers them the opportunity to play in a...

Musical Futures Free Training Sessions

Musical Futures Free Training Sessions

Greetings from Team MF! It's been a busy few weeks with the launch of our new Find Your Voice resources - available to Musical Futures Online subscribers, and the new easy to follow video tutorials and integrated music technology tasks are proving a big hit with...

Ensembles begin rehearsals at the Music Hub September 2021

Ensembles begin rehearsals at the Music Hub September 2021

We are very pleased to announce the ensembles returned to rehearse at the Music Service w/b 6th September (YWO on 17th September) All students who have been invited to attend a Music School group must register again for 2021 – 2022. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Lets look...

Big Top in Schools

Big Top in Schools

Big Top in Schools As part of our ongoing support for schools this year we have arranged work by Big Top. Here’s one example from Broadmeadow Special School “We did a whole school Creative Day on the 16th June in celebration of the Dragon Boat Festival. Big Top...

Azaad Arts

The Azaad Dhol Group have been rehearsing at the Wolverhampton Music Service since the middle of May and the students have enjoyed playing live music again. Azaad Arts with collaboration with the Wolverhampton Music Service will be involved in workshops at the...

WMS at the NAC Summer Family Programme in August

Wolverhampton Music Service is the leading provider of high-quality music education in the city of Wolverhampton. With a team of 28 local staff, the Music Service currently offers training in all aspects of Music Education from early years to secondary school...

Inclusic

Inclusic

Hub Partner Inclusic Forthcoming Activities It’s a very busy summer which is fantastic news for everyone involved! July 8th - Penn Hall arts celebration day We are performing and running interactive workshops for the students. Our lockdown songwriting project group...

Relight Music

#RelightMusic “Red Week” May 2021 – our talented staff have been out in schools performing in small ensembles (almost 60 schools!) as a part of our #RelightMusic initiative to continue to encourage and ensure the return of music to schools in the city. Many more of...

Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre News

Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre News

Please see the flyer below for this years' exciting production of Matilda! We have space for new members – they must be between 11-18 due to licensing restrictions .  Rehearsals for Matilda will start the week commencing 23rd August in the day  and move to early...

#RelightMusic May 2021

Week beginning 17th May 2021 - our talented staff have been out in schools performing in small ensembles (almost 60 schools!) as a part of our #RelightMusic initiative to continue to encourage and ensure the return of music to schools in the city. Many more of our...

School Updates re Funding and Our Risk Assessment

On the important info for schools we have a new updated risk assessment for you to download and look at - plus details of possibly attracting funding to your school. Please do have a look at this website www.grants4schools.info  

Explore the orchestra website streaming resource for Ks2 & 3

Explore the orchestra website streaming resource for Ks2 & 3

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra has an exciting new free 5-part online series of educational programmes exploring the different sections of the symphony orchestra, available to stream from our website on Saturdays beginning next Saturday 24th April. Here at Bournemouth...

English Folk Dance & Song Society

English Folk Dance & Song Society

The English Folk Dance & Song Society have a comprehensive website with lots of support, not just for the Music Industry and anyone associated with this genre of Music but for Schools as well with many fantastic resources suitable for students of all ages....

Lockdown Songwriting Club at Hub Partner Inclusic

Lockdown Songwriting Club at Hub Partner Inclusic

Inclusic Receives Albarn’s support! A local Wolverhampton music project Inclusic, has received recognition and support from one of the U.K.’s most influential and prominent musicians.Blur and Gorillaz front man Damon Albarn has praised their important work in the...

WMS Newsletters PDFs

Below is an archive of all the previous seasonal Newsletters, containing summaries of the news articles featuring here on the website during that allotted period.