Showing 15 results in the category World music organisations and resources.
Promotes and develops high quality perf of South Asian arts, music and dance, enhanced by educ activities, inc concerts, dance and drama perfs by local, national and international artists. Educ service offering w/shops, demonstrations, tutoring and perfs. Music and dance classes, and visual arts w/shops. Well-equipped, sound-proof music studio available for rehearsal or recording. Free information and advice service.
Fairways House, Mount Pleasant Rd, Southampton, SO14 0QB
Wind, br, early kbs and bow makers w/shop. Open Mon-Fri, 2-5pm, all yr, admission free. Open Sat during university full term, 10am-12pm.
Oxford University Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DP
UK National subject association for ethnomusicology. Publishes tri-annual journal, newsletters; annual residential conference at Easter, one-day conference in Oct/Nov.
School of Music, Cardiff University, 31 Corbett Rd, Cardiff, CF10 3EB
The Society exists to promote and strengthen relations between the twin cities, promote interest in Hungarian culture generally and runs an annual programme of concerts/ exhibitions/ talks/ films - some in collaboration with various Cambridge College Music Associations & Anglia Ruskin University.
34 Kimberley Road, Cambridge, CB4 1HH, United Kingdom
Charanga develops specialist technology to enrich classroom and instrumental music teaching and learning globally. It creates high-quality educational materials and offers schools, teachers and students a range of award-winning digital support programmes. Its Musical School programme is the curriculum of choice for more than 50% of UK primary schools. Building on its success, Charanga is used in 62 countries, reaching over 2m students every week. Its resources are underpinned by a respected CPD programme. To date, Charanga has trained over 25,000 teachers in modern music-teaching practice.
5th Floor, Olivier House, 18 Marine Parade, Brighton, BN2 1TL, United Kingdom
W/shops on Chinese culture for schools, colleges, universities, etc, inc music, dance, opera, calligraphy.
PO Box 6530, Rushden, NN10 9ZF
Aims to promote music educ throughout the world as an integral part of general educ through conferences, publications etc. Publications inc IJME (4 editions pa), Traditional Songs of Singing Cultures: A World Sampler (comes with CD). Next ISME world conference in Beijing, 1-6 Aug 2010.
PO Box 909, Nedlands, WA 6909, Australia
Latin-American, classical, popular and folk music; also worldwide music and arts.
Indian arts development trust, producing world class performances, education and artist development opportunities across the UK and internationally. Now in its 30th year, Milapfest's aim is to "Unite Hearts Through Arts" by providing audiences, aspiring artists and teachers with memorable and inspirational experiences of Indian arts through a dynamic programme of performances, tours, commissions, festivals and innovative educational projects. Management and curation of national Indian orchestras Samyo and Tarang.
Liverpool Hope University, The Capstone Building, Liverpool, L6 1HP, United Kingdom
Educational arts organisation promoting awareness and understanding of cultural diversity and respect for others through music and the perf arts. Highly experienced and inspirational artists from around the world provide one-off w/shops and perfs, as well as residencies and innovative projects, in educ and community settings.
Fruitworks, 77 Stour St, Canterbury, CT1 2NR
RNCM collection of historic musical insts.
124 Oxford Rd, Manchester, M13 9RD
The World Music Centre in the School of Education at the University of Aberdeen houses a full Balinese gamelan gong kebyar, a set of steel pans and a samba/salsa batteria as well as a range of other insts. Ens meet regularly and perform in Scotland.
MacRobert Building, Aberdeen, AB24 5AU
Major archives of Scots and Gaelic song and of inst music from all parts of Scotland, recorded before and following the foundation of the School in 1951 up to the present day; John Levy collection of ethnomusicological recordings (mostly South and East Asian); Peter Cooke collection of African music and other smaller collections. Extensive photographic collection inc music-related items. Archive materials used in support of research and teaching at UG and PG levels. Publications inc Tocher and Scottish Studies journals and series of CDs.
University of Edinburgh, 27 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LD
Early Years music experts Sound Children make Music Kits specially designed to enable any enthusiastic Early Years practitioner to lead effective and enjoyable music sessions with babies and young children - no prior musical training is needed. The whole basis of the approach is that musical learning happens only by doing and especially by doing together and so everything is designed to make it as easy as possible for the children (and the teachers) to make music together. It’s an innovative and accessible approach and it works - the Music Kits have already won a host of Early Years awards.
21 Shaftesbury Avenue, Nottingham, NG14 5GL, United Kingdom
13/14 Cornwall Terrace, Leicester, London, NW1 4QP, United Kingdom