A bass for Aime

Talented bass player Aime (aka Mulele) plays in a Congolese Jazz fusion band. Tragically, his bass guitar was damaged beyond repair and he had no means to buy a new one. A wonderful man called Dave had just kindly donated a bass guitar to us and we knew just who to...

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...

Lessons for Sofia

Sofia is a talented young pianist and has started to study at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. She really needed some extra lessons to help her to prepare and master her current repertoire ready for performing in a number of piano competitions in both the UK and...

Music for All recognised as a Top 100 changemaker

Earlier this week, we received the amazing news that Music for All has been named number 52 in The Big Issue’s list of Top 100 Changemakers of 2020! This edition highlights 100 of the most exciting people and projects using the power of their ideas and their righteous...

Guitar lessons for Fabien

Fabien faces a number of challenges in his young life and had found that making music was a great help. His Mum asked us if there was any way we could help him with guitar lessons. We were delighted to be able to support him and even more delighted to hear how much he...

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...

Help 100 appeal update

We are delighted to let you know that our very first Christmas Appeal raised over £10,000, with donations of both cash and instruments from the general public and the musical instrument industry! Here are just a few of the young people we have already been able to...

A huge thank you & a very Merry Christmas!

We’d like to say a huge thank you to our supporters for your wonderful donations this year; they have enabled us to help music makers and community projects all over the UK. Music for All is only able to change lives through music thanks to donations from the public....

🎶 Help 100 will support people like Wendy 🎶

Help 100, Music for All’s Christmas Appeal, aims to fulfill the musical aspirations of 100 disadvantaged people this Christmas, like Anna. Find out more here: https://musicforall.org.uk/christmas-appeal-2019-help-100/ Wendy had been making music since she was a young...

🎶 Help 100 will support people like Vicki 🎶

Help 100, Music for All’s Christmas Appeal, aims to fulfill the musical aspirations of 100 disadvantaged people this Christmas, like Vicki. Find out more here: https://musicforall.org.uk/christmas-appeal-2019-help-100/ Vicki bravely faces many challenges in her life...

🎶 Help 100 will support young people like Kerry 🎶

Help 100, Music for All’s Christmas Appeal, aims to fulfill the musical aspirations of 100 disadvantaged young people this Christmas, like Kerry. Find out more here: https://musicforall.org.uk/christmas-appeal-2019-help-100/ Talented Kerry asked for our help to...

🎶 Help 100 will support people like Justin 🎶

Help 100, Music for All’s Christmas Appeal, aims to fulfill the musical aspirations of 100 disadvantaged young people this Christmas, like Justin. Find out more here: https://musicforall.org.uk/christmas-appeal-2019-help-100/ Justin has Asperger’s Syndrome and finds...

🎶 Help 100 will support people like Millie 🎶

Help 100, Music for All’s Christmas Appeal, aims to fulfill the musical aspirations of 100 disadvantaged young people this Christmas, like Millie. Find out more here: https://musicforall.org.uk/christmas-appeal-2019-help-100/ Millie is autistic and struggles with...

A tale of a guitar

This excellent guitar was kindly donated to us by a lovely man called Alex back in May (you can see the picture of him giving it to his nearby PMT shop who sent it on to us). We then set about finding a deserving young musician to give it to! We found Callum, here is...

Instruments for Stringing Nettles

This lovely community music group in Nettleham, Lincoln meet weekly to offer uke and guitar tuition and performance opportunities to everyone, beginners to experienced musicians! They asked for our help in order to be able to support more music makers and we have just...