pCornets for Sir John Barrow School

This wonderful school in Cumbria wanted to get the children playing some brass instruments so Music for All helped them out! Thanks to our support, they were able to get started with lessons. This is the message that their teacher sent to us: ‘This grant has meant the...

Sound equipment for Swing Choir

David, who runs this lovely choir in Yorkshire, wanted to start up a new community project but couldn’t afford the equipment to do so. With our support, the choir is up and running! ‘The sound equipment works terrifically well. I on behalf of the choir I say a big...

Springwell Academy – the update

Last year we helped Springwell Academy with getting DJ equipment to start up a workshop for the students and they have just sent us an update! ‘Since our last update we have benefited from 10 sessions with a visiting DJ. 10 different students have benefited from these...

Dyscovers music therapy group

Dyscover is a wonderful specialist charity which helps adults with aphasia reconnect with life through purposeful activities. They wanted music to become one of those activities but needed help funding a music therapist to run the group sessions so, we helped out!  ...

Cellos for Juliet

Juliet was very eager to bring free cello lessons to a local primary school and a group of refugee children, to build their confidence and help them in other areas in school and their lives. We helped her to get some instruments and the lessons are now well underway!...

Muntham House School fundraising event

Last year, we helped the lovely Muntham House School by donating some instruments to them. To say thank you, back in December, they held a Christmas concert raising money for Music for All! Here are some of the wonderful pictures from the concert:      ...

Ocarinas for Stockbridge Primary

This wonderful school in Stockbridge thought that their music curriculum needed some advancements and for every child to be able to learn how to play an instrument. With our support, they were able buy ocarinas and have teachers trained to deliver the music lessons!...

Brass instruments for Kinneil Band

Unfortunately, last year, the Kinneil Band’s practice hall was severely damaged by a fire, causing them to lose many of their instruments. They came to us for some support with getting some new ones and of course we helped them out! ‘This grant from Music for All...

Bedlington brass trainer band

Music Partnership North wanted to set up a brass training band in the area but simply didn’t have the funds. We helped them get started and the project has helped train its students in their early stages of learning brass instruments! Here is the wonderful...

Steel pans for Southside Harmonics

This amazing musical group in London were losing members, as they didn’t have enough instruments for everyone to play. This is where we stepped in to help them buy enough steel pans to accommodate the now rising numbers of participants! This is the warming update sent...

Keyboards for Layfield Primary

The children of Layfield Primary in Stockton on Tees desperately wanted to be able to play more music at school but due to the cost of lessons, many parents couldn’t afford it. With our help, they managed to get a class set of keyboards for the children to use and...

Drums for Wincle

This lovely CE Primary School in Cheshire badly wanted to bring drumming circles to the children, but, sadly, did not have the funds. We stepped in and here are the children in action with their new...

A piano for Bradshaw

This lovely Primary School in Halifax really needed a digital piano to be able to help the children with music lessons. As it happened, a charming lady in London has just donated one to us….we knew just where to send it! In the words of the School: “Can we say a big...

Flutes for St Ann’s Heath

We were delighted to come to the aid of this lovely Junior School in Surrey and help them to buy the flutes to teach the children with. In their words: “We are so excited – lessons started on the 24th September and the children are loving them! We are all so...

Instruments for Glyn School

This vibrant school in Epsom has 1400 pupils and Matthew, their passionate Head of Music is trying to get them all making music! The wonderful Reverb Gives charity kindly supported us with a special grant and we used it to buy more instruments for the school as they...

Support for YSWN – the update

Earlier this year, we wrote about the Yorkshire Sound Women Network which was founded in 2015 by women working in the sound technology industry who wanted to use their skills and influence to address gender and racial inequality. Their mission is to support a...