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Helping Kalila

Music is everything to Kalila, listening, teaching herself guitar and keyboard and even singing in a band! What she really needed was some proper guitar lessons to allow her to really progress as a musician. We were asked if we could help and were delighted to be able...

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NSOC Concert to support us!

The Newcastle Student Orchestra and Choir are kindly putting on a concert in aid of our charity on Saturday 23rd March at Haymarket in Newcastle. There is some wonderful music being played by some really talented performers! Please see if you can support the event if...

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Support for Beechview

The Beechview Academy is in one High Wycombe’s most deprived areas and they needed our help! We were able to supply some keyboards that are now being used by all the children to learn proper keyboard technique as well as some very creative other tasks. These include...

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Guitar lessons for Inayah

Inayah’s Mum was not in a position to provide guitar lessons for Inayah and she asked if we could help. As always, we help whenever we can and here is a lovely picture of Inayah in...

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WIN A FENDER PRIZE BUNDLE WORTH £800!

To celebrate our flagship event, National Learn to Play Day, which is taking place on 23rd and 24th March 2019, Music for All are giving away a fantastic beginner bundle kindly donated by Fender! Learn to Play Day is a free, nationwide initiative to get people of all...

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A viola for Mila

Talented Mila has been studying the viola and badly needed an instrument to meet her growing potential. The family circumstances were not in a position to make this happen and we were asked if we could help. Job done, and in the words of Mila’s Mum “The Grant has made...

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Piano lessons for Aodhan

Aodhan has been takin piano lessons for over a year and is coming on leaps and bounds. We were asked if we could help with a Grant to help his get his own instrument. This is naturally important to allow him to practice hard at home and make faster progress. And here...

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Support for The Troubadour!

The Troubadour in South West London is one of the oldest original music venues in the UK! Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Elvis Costello, Adele…They have all played there! Every Wednesday they run an Open Mike Night and very kindly donate the proceeds to our...

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Clarinet lessons for Lauren

Young Lauren is showing real talent on the clarinet but a difficult family situation threatened to end her lessons. She had already passed her first 2 Grades and we were delighted to be able to step in and ensure she carried on progressing. She is now due to take...

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Piano for Jakob

Talented Jakob is studying music in Halifax and living away from home. A challenging family background was struggling to support him and he badly needed his own keyboard to allow him to progress. Jakob asked if we could help. Job...

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Support for the Coasters Band!

Outreach 3 Way is a Sussex charity with a strong local reputation that provides support for people with learning disabilities and autism in East and West Sussex. We were asked if we had any musical equipment we could offer to their special musical band, The Coasters....

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Helping Naomi

Talented Naomi has a real talent for the guitar and we were asked if we could help with her lessons to further her progress. We stepped in and her are some charming pictures of her with her teacher and proudly standing outside Leeds College of...

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Helping Forge Wood

This lovely Primary School in Crawley asked for our help to provide a range of instruments for the children to learn with. We were able to help and the school now has a music club with over 25 children attending weekly. The instruments were used for the Nativity Play...

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Lessons for Daniel

Daniel loves learning and making music and his Dad asked if there was any way we could help with him having some guitar lessons. We were delighted to help and he is making great progress alongside his talent as a...

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Support for YSWN!

Yorkshire Sound Women Network 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 flourishing industry which welcomes, encourages and...

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The power of Music

We have recently helped Rowan with his ongoing piano tuition. In his words: “I have had a difficult childhood and did not reach my full potential at school due to personal family issues. In my later teenage years I has periods of street homelessness, which meant I...

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Linka – the update

We have been supporting Linka with piano lessons for some time (see story September 2018) and she has come on in leaps and bounds. Here she is after playing “Fur Elise” at a recent concert. In her Mum’s words “Music for All has given a little girl with a passion for...

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Support for Gareth

Gareth is studying music (Masters Course) and is making a career as a player of historical flutes. He asked for our help to support him in purchasing a copy of a flute from 1810. We worked with Gareth and were able to get him his flute. In his words “I am now able to...

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Support for Consett Junior School

The charming school need our help to get more instruments to allow the School Band to grow. Our good friends at Warwick Music (makers of the world-famous pBone and pTrumpets) worked with us and provided the school with a whole host of new instruments. The Band now has...

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Kate is our new Ambassador!

We are very proud to announce that Kate Rusby has kindly agreed to become an Ambassador for our charity. Kate is the pride of contemporary English folk music and also lovingly known as the Barnsley Nightingale due to her origins and the sheer beauty of her voice! In...

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A guitar for David

David had always been a musician and it was a big part of his life. He sadly made a mistake that he bitterly regretted and ended up serving time in a prison. David was determined to stay positive and to try and return as quickly as possible to his girlfriend and...

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Harp support for Evie

Evie has a challenging family background including her own personal challenges with a both a hearing and a back disability. None the less, Evie is making excellent progress at the Royal Conservatoire Scotland on the harp. What she really needed was a special...

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Help for Jonathan

Jonathan has been severely ill for nearly a year and mainly bed-bound or in hospital. He has a wonderful autistic son who is 5 with a big interest in music. Jonathan realised that music could be a great way for the two of them to communicate and he wrote to us asking...

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A frame for the First Act Theatre

We helped this brilliant theatre in Newcastle a few years ago with a Grant and they called asking for us again! This time, they needed a frame to enable them to move the piano around between performances and all the musical outreach work they do. We stepped in and...

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