Young Musicians

  • Interview with BMS Violinist James Warburton

    Interview with BMS Violinist James Warburton

    Read our interview with James Warburton a young violinist currently in his 3rd year at the Royal Northern College of Music, in which he discusses his journey with music and career aspirations.

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  • Music Education During a Pandemic

    Music Education During a Pandemic

    “To what kind of “normal” shall we eventually return?"

    Nigel M Taylor, Chair of Trust Music and music education specialist, on the trials and successes of teaching and learning music during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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  • How to Practise Music at Home

    How to Practise Music at Home

    The Covid-19 lockdown has paused face-to-face music practise but playing from home goes on! Daniel Chandler, Assistant Head of Bolton Music Service and Trust Music Trustee, shares some advice for young musicians practising an instrument at home to help students progress during these uncertain times.

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  • Musical Moments Sessions on Zoom

    Musical Moments Sessions on Zoom

    Dementia-friendly choir Musical Moments are currently having their sing-along sessions on Zoom every Tuesday at 1pm.

    The choir is suitable for peoples with dementia and their carer(s). Please e-mail [email protected] to sign-up.

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  • Volunteering for Trust Music: What it Means to Me

    Volunteering for Trust Music: What it Means to Me

    Jane Gleeson is a familiar face to those who visit Trust Music’s Studio in Bolton. She joined as a volunteer in December 2018 and now plays a key role greeting visitors and organising our bookshop. Read about why Jane loves volunteering and her experience as a member of ukulele group, Ukes II.

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