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Sound Foundation Somerset 

Welcome to the latest round up of news and opportunities from your local music education hub.  Below is just a small selection of what we have on offer to Somerset schools, teachers, young people and musicians.

Make sure you visit www.soundfoundationsomerset.org.uk, find us on us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to keep up to date with musical happenings around the county.

Don't forget to Sing this Spring - get the support you need through our Singing Strategy offer and get your whole school singing!

With best wishes

Sound Foundation Somerset

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The Sound We See - call out for Composers, Singers and Choirs

The Sound We See - call out for Composers, Singers and Choirs

The Sound We See - Composers, Singers and Choirs call out Somerset Film and Actiontrack Performance Company are looking for singers, vocalists and choirs to take part in a new and exciting project “The Sound We See” …

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Year of Percussion

Year of Percussion

Jackdaws have announced the schools which will be participating in the Year of Percussion project with Joby Burgess. Read more.

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Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians - Bursaries available

Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians - Bursaries available

Hestercombe Centre for young musicians is a division of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. The Saturday School offers ensemble performance and individual lessons in woodwind, brass and string instruments, singing, piano, guitar and bass guitar. Read more.

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Stylist of Somerset tour dates announced

Stylist of Somerset tour dates announced

 OperaPLUS 2015 will be bigger and better –  Jackdaws are packing their bags and hitting the road for a Grand Tour of Somerset. The dates are set; the cast of OperaPLUS will return this April

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South West Music School Applications Open for 2015/16

South West Music School Applications Open for 2015/16

Applications for the Core Programme and Feeder Scheme for all instrumentalists and vocalists are now open. Auditions will take place in Devon, Cornwall, Bristol and Dorset in June. Applications for the Composer Programme are also open. Composer Interviews will take place on 6th June 2015. The closing date for applications is Friday 8th May 2015. For more information or an …

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Free music taster sessions from the Rural Music Network

Free music taster sessions from the Rural Music Network

Free music making events for the whole community in Shepton mallet and Castle Cary

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South West Double Reed Day

South West Double Reed Day

Sunday 1st March, 9.30 to 4 pm

The big skills day for bassoons and oboes 

www.academy.wellscathedralschool.org

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