Learn more about the extraordinary British Council-supported collaboration between Drake Music, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra and young Disabled musicians in Kawasaki.
Making music together across 6000 miles… how young musicians in Brazil & Bristol collaborated to reimagine a Brazilian classic.
This March some of the Drake Music team are heading to Japan for our second visit, hosted by the British Council and Kawasaki City Council. In 2018 we were invited […]
September is a busy time for the Drake Music R&D programme, with three events coming up showcasing various projects to build new accessible musical instruments. 8th September 2018 – OHMI […]
The UK is a leading force in accessible music-making and, as such, Drake Music are often invited to share our learning with arts and music organisations internationally. As well as […]
The Drake Music team will be heading to Japan this Spring with the British Council. Chief Exec, Carien Meijer; Head of R&D, Gawain Hewitt and Artistic Development lead Daryl Beeton […]
In September a new collaborative film, ‘The Toilet’, premiered in Reykjavík. ‘The Toilet’ is a quirky animation that weaves together personal accounts from transgender, disabled and Muslim people, who share […]
Gawain Hewitt, our National Manager for R&D, is heading to Paris and Derry/Londonderry to present our DMLab work at two international conferences. Derry – Inclusive Creativity: Digital Practices – 31st […]
As 2016 draws to a close, many ‘end of year’ reviews in the media are already speaking of a difficult twelve months. However – and the papers may not necessarily […]
It’s never dull, this (g)lovely adventure. Touring and performing my own music, often to paying audiences, with new technology used in a unique way… Sigh. It’s a good gig. There’s […]