Trumpet lessons for Edward

Edward applied to Music for All last year to get some help with trumpet lessons as his financial situation meant that he could not afford them and progress his playing. We recently supported him with this, and he is now having online lessons! ‘The grant-funded lessons...

A cor anglais for Tommy

Tommy has always had the goal of playing the cor anglais in a professional orchestra but without his own instruments, this felt impossible. We helped him purchase one of his own and he is now on his way to studying at the Royal Northern College of Music! These are...

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...

Milan – the update

Back in April last year, we helped Milan with getting special guitar lessons and we managed to help him again so he could progress further! Here’s the wonderful update his mum has sent to us: ‘Milan is doing great with his guitar lessons. He has started to read music...

Saxophone lessons for Noah

Noah was making excellent progress in his group saxophone lessons but desperately needed individual lessons to grow further and to take his grade 5 exam. This was financially out of reach for his family, so we supported him with the lessons! This is the lovely update...

Piano lessons for Jessica

Jessica has always wanted to learn to play the piano but, due to her family circumstances, she wasn’t able to when she was younger but now, with our help, she has been able to start! ‘I can safely say with my hand on my heart that this is truly a miracle. Piano...

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...

Music study support for Ellada

Ellada came to us for help as she wanted to continue her music education in the UK to become a professional pianist, but school fees were a boundary for her. We supported Ellada and these were the kind words she sent to us: ‘Music for All’s support has been a...

Guitar lessons for Oliver

Oliver struggles with social situations and finds concentration difficult but playing the guitar made significant improvements to this. So, his mum came to us for help to get some lessons and here’s Oliver now! This is the update his mum sent to us: ‘Oliver really...

A piccolo for Annabel

Annabel is a BA Music student and flautist who has recently started playing the Piccolo. Due to financial difficulties, she has been unable to purchase her own instrument, making progress slow and restricting her performances. So, we helped her out and this is the...

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!...

Flute lessons for Tacita

Tacita has been in and out of hospital over the last few years but through this very stressful time, she finds that music brings great joy into her life. After bravely asking for help, we supported her in starting flute lessons! Here are some words from her mother:...

Brass lessons for Jorge

Young Jorge plays the cornet in the Stockport Schools Brass Band but sadly, didn’t have his own instrument to practice with at home and progress. His mum asked for help and Jorge is now on his way to joining the Yorkshire Youth Brass Band as well! Some words from his...

Music theory lessons for Julia

Julia is a wonderful flautist but was keen to advance her theory knowledge alongside practical studies. Unfortunately, this wasn’t something her family could provide, so we helped her get a series of theory lessons and this is the positive update her teacher sent us:...

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...

Vocal coaching for Autumn

Autumn is a budding singer and performer who faces many difficulties. She uses music as a way to help herself and others who are going through difficult times. Autumn felt she needed vocal coaching to improve her singing for the new album she’s working on. We decided...

Piano lessons for David

David desperately wanted to have piano lessons, as he sadly has to face a disability and felt as if he needed something to help him relax. We helped him with getting the lessons, which are a break from his struggles and serve as a way for him to build his confidence....