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Supporting Isabella

Talented Isabella has been making amazing progress on the oboe and badly needed a better instrument. Her old one was actually “holding her back”. Her student costs in London are very high and she was not in a position to buy the better instrument, so she came to us...

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Help for Hackney

Hackney New Primary School really believe in the power of music and offer access to learning an instrument, regardless of ability to pay. They asked for our help to support a programme to enable teaching bowed instruments for the Year 3 children. The children have...

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Lewis runs for Music for All!

The amazing Lewis Duggleby is participating in a 10k run in Harpenden this month and is aiming to raise £500 for Music for All. He is targeting less than an hour as well! He has been studying music from the age of 8 where he learned to play the trombone and achieved...

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A Sound Beam for Luke

We truly believe that music should be available to all. Luke really needed a special Sound Beam to be able to make his music (which he loves doing). Working with his family, we were able to get him one and here he is in...

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Supporting Sabrina

Talented Sabrina has spent many years in foster care and is determined to prove herself (and challenge stereotypes) as a successful singer and songwriter. We felt we had to help her and here she is busy with her new equipment in her home studio. She has already...

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Support for M.I.N.D. in Salford

We always try and help anyone from society that wants to make music, regardless of background and circumstance. Donna works at the M.I.N.D branch in Salford and had a client with a keen interest in the guitar, but with no means to have their own instrument. We were...

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Help for Fisayo

Fisayo is at University training to be a Music Teacher. The one thing he really needed was a keyboard of his own. Sadly, his financial situation was not able to make this happen. We were delighted to step in and help, especially as Fisayo will end up teaching others...

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Lending a hand to Lanchester EP Primary School

This lovely school asked if we could help them to be able to buy ukuleles for the children. We did just that, and they tell us they can already see the positive impact it is having on the children making music. In their words “Children (including SEN children) have...

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A sax for Mariam

Talented Mariam from London has a weekly sax lesson and what she really needed was an instrument of her own. Her family was not in a position to make this happen and asked if we could help. As it happened, a lovely man called Ron had just given us his lovely sax and...

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Support for our local community

Our charity helps people right across the UK throughout the year, but we always try and do something for our local community at Christmas. This year we were given some lovely instrument donations from the public and we got them straight to deserving people in the...

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Helping Ruchika 

We were asked if we could help Ruchika to buy her own violin and were delighted to be able to step in and help. In her words “Playing the violin has given me unique opportunities like joining bands at school. I am playing in a band at East London Community Band as...

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Helping Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Rising is the name of an established team of locally based youth workers and teachers’ who have been doing community and youth work in London Borough of Brent for over 20 years. Patrick works here and puts time and energy into helping young and old to come...

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Guitar Lessons for Jacob

Talented young Jacob needed support to be able to continue his guitar lessons and we were delighted to be able to step in and help. Here he is with his...

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A piccolo for Vanessa

Talented Vanessa (in the picture with her lovely teacher, Christine) needed our help to get the piccolo she badly needed to support her musical progress. We were delighted to be able to help and the other picture shows her in action on the flute with the Dumfries and...

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Buying a musical instrument – making the right choice

The Music for All Charity has worked with its supporters to create ‘Buying a musical instrument – making the right choice’: a brand free, introductory guide to a range of musical instruments, plus some top tips for those starting their musical journeys. It’s a way of...

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Help for Highshore School

Highshore School in London operates in a challenging environment and had found that music could have a very positive effect on the pupils. We were asked if we could help. We were able to donate some guitars and drums to the school and were delighted to hear of how...

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Give the gift of music this Christmas!

EVERYONE should have the opportunity to learn to play music. Sadly, many people are not fortunate enough to have access to musical instruments or ways to help them to learn and discover. This is where we come in. You can see from our posts what an amazing effect...

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Help for Jacob

Jacob has been making amazing progress on the flute. He has already attained Grade 4 and has won “Musician of the Year” TWICE at his school! Sadly, his family needed our help to be able to continue his lessons. How could we resist helping Jacob? He is now working...

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Support for Sam

Sam has been busy learning the Foundation Strings course at the Sage Gateshead. Sadly, his lessons were in danger of stopping and his Mum asked if there was any way we could help. We stepped in and Sam is making excellent progress. The picture says it...

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Support for Ewan

Ewan used to play the guitar but, sadly, had to give it up for a number of reasons, a few years ago. He always had a regret about this and a social worker he knew recommended that he contact us. We were delighted to be able give Ewan a lovely guitar that had been...

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Supporting Swarland

This charming Primary School asked for our help to enable the children to learn the violin. We were able to give a Community Grant and the school is now teaching the instrument with additional support from the parents when the children get home. For many of the...

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Helping Michael

Talented young Michael is already progressing through his music exams on the cello and he is busy practising for Grade 4 next Easter. Sadly, the money for his continued lessons was not available and we were asked if we could step in and help. We are glad to report...

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Drums for Zac

Young Zac has really taken to drumming and his mother wrote to us asking if there was any way we could help him with his dream of having his own drums. We had to help and here he is standing proudly by his kit (and penguin!) that he is about to...

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The power of music

Young Benzi faces some huge challenges in his young life. His family have found that music therapy can really help him and we were asked if we could supply a keyboard for him to help with his music lessons. As it happens, a lady from Crawley had literally just given...

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