Learning & Participation
OverviewSchools Concert: London RhymesSongwriting with Abimaro GunnellCome and CreateFamily Concert: Fresh AwakeningsOstinatos and Cells with Aga Serugo-Lugo, featuring The Kaleidoscope Chamber CollectiveFamily and Schools Concert: Folk up NorthHandpan Fundamentals with Rosie BergonziCreate your own Musical WorldComposing with 7–11 year-oldsListen, Play, Beat!Family and Schools Concert: Butterfly BrainFamily and Schools Concert and Music Making Resource: The Chimpanzees of HappytownFamily and Schools Concert with Nicola BenedettiSchools Concerts Resources
Play Your Part
- Music for Life: Sharing our Stories – Celebrating 30 years of learning and connection
This special celebratory event was live streamed on 10 February 2023 to mark 30 years of Music for Life.
Follow the links below to watch specific sections of the event:
Out of the Ordinary – A live online session with Out of the Ordinary participants.
Panel Discussion – Participants, musicians, staff, and researchers involved with Music for Life explored what makes Music for Life distinctive and why it has ongoing importance.
Singing with Friends – An informal performance from our Singing with Friends choir.
- Music for Life: The Power of Creativity for People Living with Dementia
In July 2019 our Director of Learning and Participation, Daisy Swift, gave a talk on the power of creativity for people living with dementia, for Tessitura Network’s Innovator Series, as part of the Tessitura Learning and Community Conference in Chicago.
- Rare Dementia Support Webinar, February 2022
Out of the Ordinary leaders Caroline Welsh and Hermione Jones spoke about the project in this Rare Dementia Support webinar.
- Music for Life & Jewish Care - online sessions with individual residents
Lucy (Music for Life musician) and Danuta (Jewish Care staff member) reflected on the experience of leading online sessions with individual residents, staff, and musicians during the Covid-19 pandemic.