• Thursday , 6 August 2020

Music Online

Our partners continue to keep music alive for children and young people across Somerset.
Whether you’re a parent, music educator or student, we hope you’ll find something useful from our partners here.


In the first instance please check with your existing provider for remote learning opportunities. For changes to programmed activities and events please contact our partners direct.


 Contact our music partners

Singing and Instrumental Tuition

Somerset Music is introducing new online music lessons for individuals and small groups and can provide a range of online resources. For current information and to book please call 0300 123 7364 or email somersetmusic@somerset.gov.uk


Guildhall School’s Centre for Young Musicians Taunton (CYMT) has moved all its teaching of music and drama individual and group lessons to take place online during the current Coronavirus pandemic. View their flyer here for more information.


Take Art and the Sound Waves Network, are postponing all Early Years Face to Face events – info here. They have regular shout outs on their SoundWaves Network Facebook page and daily examples of Early Years Music sessions and activities.

Artsmark and Arts Award

Jackdaws is offering free resources and support to young people so they can work towards their Bronze or Silver Arts Award accreditation. Register here


If you are thinking of applying for Artsmark talk to our arts education partner Spaeda who will help signpost you to partners, resources and additional funding. Email info@spaeda.org.uk or call 07976118650

Help for Musicians (UK)


Grants are available from the Coronavirus Financial Hardship Fund.

Further Resources 


•  BBC Ten Pieces; get creative with classical music at home!
•  BBC Ten Pieces At Home – weekly activities from BBC Ten Pieces.
• BBC Bitesize & Ten Pieces KS3/Secondary 1-3 Composition Guides.
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