Tuning the Concert

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The Journey: Exploring Music Education November 18, 2010

I particularly enjoyed developing the FUNomusica Family Concerts as part of my job working for a professional orchestra.  This prompted me to want to learn more about the role of music education within the music industry whether it is in schools, orchestras or part of outreach projects. I wanted to discover what opportunities there were to enter into this field, looking at the role of the music teacher, animateur and administrator.

I volunteered on a number music outreach projects as well as shadowing music practioneers which came to a total of 9 days work experience:



The Journey so far: get involved in the arts world July 6, 2010

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So far I have volunteered at:

  • RPO Musical Pictures art Tate Britain (blog to be published soon)
  • Schools Project in Oxford with Kate Comberti

I have started to research jobs in music education and have listed links to a number of sites on my blog. Some key site include: