As an associate musician for Drake Music in the North West of England, I was excited to be invited to work on a recent innovative project called ‘On the Go’. […]
I recently finished delivering a series of Ramp It Up! Sessions at Pictor School in Timperley, alongside fellow Associate Musician Mike Heath. The school itself was very welcoming, and the […]
Another Exchanging Notes term has been and gone at Belvue School in Ealing and we are about to begin the summer term, which will see us finishing off year 1 […]
My time at Drake Music, visiting schools of all shapes and sizes, has consistently demonstrated the following: 1. There is always something to learn from watching a classroom teacher or […]
Since 2014 Drake Music has been working with the musician Peter Bosher to develop VIBE – a platform, springboard and showcase for visually impaired musicians and sound engineers. We received […]
James is a conductor with a clear artistic vision – really the only thing that is stopping him is that so far his baton is not working as well as it could be.
Welcome to the second of our blog posts exploring the work of our Research and Development team. The R&D work we do is all about supporting the creation of new […]
As some of you no doubt know already, I am currently collaborating with Drake Music to explore the potential of Imogen Heap’s frankly incredible Mi.Mu Gloves. This technology could be one of the most significant breakthroughs in accessible music technology ever.
As a musician and workshop leader with an understanding of music as a process, a state of mind, and a tool for growth, I believe that focussing too much on the ‘final product’ of a project can sometimes be counter-productive.
So, why did Drake Music organize a Teachmeet focused on SEND music and music hubs at the Music Ed Expo 2015?