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Point Blank Music School x Accusonus Music Producer Competition

Enter the Point Blank Music School x Accusonus Music Producer Competition to Win A Massive Beatmaking Bundle! We’re excited to announce that our latest music producer competition in… Read more

Point Blank Music School Open Day

The Point Blank Music School Open Day is the perfect opportunity to visit our campus and learn more about our Higher Education music production, sound engineering, DJ… Read more

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Musicians’ Union Members’ Conference

The inaugural Musicians’ Union Members’ Conference will be held on Wednesday 24 July 2019 – the day after the biennial Delegate Conference – at the Hilton Brighton… Read more

St Mary’s Music School Piano Summer School 2019

The St Mary’s Music School Piano Summer School takes place in the heart of Edinburgh during the world-famous Edinburgh International Festival and is open to enthusiastic pianists age… Read more

The Flute Kitchen

The Flute Kitchen is a stimulating flute course for those from around Grade 4 standard up to post-diploma level. As ever, it will be a highly stimulating… Read more

The Woodwind Cafe

The Woodwind Cafe presents an exciting opportunity to develop your skills as a young musician in a friendly and fun environment. The Cafe’s schedule is structured around… Read more

Early Years Arts and Cultural Opportunities Survey

The Royal College of Music, in partnership with MERYC-England, is seeking to discover the gaps in knowledge about working with young children 0-3 years and the arts…. Read more

BISYOC Intercultural Youth Orchestra Exchange

BISYOC 2019 will take place in Struga, Republic of North Macedonia. PLACES STILL AVAILABLE FOR 2019 Viola, Bassoon, Oboe, Clarinet, Tuba, Trombone, Bass Trombone We can still accept… Read more

2019 World Choral Conducting Competition, Hong Kong

The World Youth and Children Choral Artists’ Association is proud to present the inaugural 2019 World Choral Conducting Competition, which will take place in Hong Kong from… Read more

World Youth & Children’s Choir Festival Hong Kong

The 7th World Youth & Children’s Choir Festival – Hong Kong (WYCCF) will take place on 13 – 18 July 2019. Organised by the World Youth and… Read more

MediaSoundHamburg 2019

MediaSoundHamburg is the leading international summer school for film music, game music and sound design. The event has taken place annually since 2011. For ten days, national and… Read more

Concerts in the West

The Concerts in the West series of mini-tours offers a broad spectrum of classical and baroque chamber music.

The Fifth International Conference on Technologies for Music Notation and Representation

In conjunction with the Australasian Computer Music Conference, this five-day conference is dedicated to issues in theoretical and applied research and development in music notation and representation, with a particular focus on computer tools and applications, as well as a connection to music creation.

Wigmore Hall presents CAVATINA Family Concert: Thorne Trio

Join CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust for this fun and interactive introduction to the sounds of the orchestra’s reed instruments.

Wigmore Hall presents Schools Concert: Glitter Bird

When the Queen hears the most beautiful birdsong in all the world, she knows she must have it for herself. But when Glitter Bird is trapped away from all he loves, he forgets how to sing. Come and help us find his voice on this magical journey of empathy and understanding.

Wigmore Hall presents Schools Concert: Heroes and Villains

Join countertenor,Patrick Terry, presenter,Isabelle Adams,and characters from 18th century opera for a concert of glorious arias and diva behaviour.

Southbank Centre presents Soundpit

Have you ever wondered what sound feels like? Or what music looks like? Run your hands through the sand or even walk across it. Play in giant sandpits illuminated by beautiful graphics, creating music with your own movements.

The Harrogate Saxophone Summer School

The Harrogate Saxophone Summer School is a stimulating programme for all levels of saxophone players from grade 4/5 standard through to professional led by course director Rob… Read more

The Harrogate Clarinet Summer School

The Harrogate Clarinet Summer School is a stimulating programme for all levels of clarinet players from grade 4/5 standard through to professional led by John Cushing with… Read more

Songlines Encounters Festival 2019

This year’s Songlines Encounters Festival will be the most ambitious yet.

Pro-Am Strings International Summer Music School 2019

About the course The International Summer Music School (for pupils aged 15-18) is a collaboration between Norwich School and Pro-Am Strings, offering talented violinists, viola players, cellists… Read more

Summer’s Cool Holiday Course for Young Musicians

About Summer’s Cool Summer’s Cool is a very friendly course designed to accommodate and support young musicians of all stages and standards. We hope that students will… Read more

The Keyboard in the 21st Century: an international conference for composers

The Department of Music at Hong Kong Baptist University is pleased to announce The Keyboard in the 21st Century, an international conference for composers to be held… Read more

The Keyboard Trust presents Hao Zi Yoh – Steinway Hall, London

Described as a young artist with great sensitivity to tone colour (PianoNews), Malaysian pianist Hao Zi is top prize winner in many international competitions, which led her to concert opportunities around Europe as well as performances with orchestras.

The Keyboard Trust presents Lucija Majstorović – Steinway Hall, London

Lucija Majstorović, born in Zagreb, is considered to be one of the most promising Croatian female pianists of this generation.

Summer School for Pianists 2019

The Summer School for Pianists has established a central and unique position in the field over the last 40 years. The 2019 Summer School for Pianists will… Read more

Veneto Opera Summer School

Veneto Opera Summer School & Arte Lirica Festival 2019 for singers, pianists and instrumentalists An enriching programme of coaching, masterclasses and performances including staged opera scenes from La… Read more

British Isles Music Festival 2019

About the British Isles Music Festival The British Isles Music Festival is a unique, residential chamber music and master class course, which celebrates the emergence of outstanding young… Read more

RSL Teacher Conference 2019

With seminars and presentations throughout the day, join Rockschool at the Twickenham Exchange on 9 February 2019 for the inaugural RSL Teacher Conference.

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World is a competition known throughout the classical music world as the premier showcase for opera and concert singers at the outset of their careers.

OrganFest 2019

OrganFest 2019 will take place in Cardiff from 6-8 September 2019. Venues include: Eglwys Dewi Sant (Willis, 1887) St David’s Hall (Peter Collins, 1982) St John the Baptist (Willis, 1894)… Read more

Royal College of Organists The Organ Student Experience (TOSE) 2019

About The Organ Student Experience (TOSE) Whether you are applying for or considering a university organ scholarship, entry to a conservatoire, taking up a gap-year organ scholarship,… Read more

Jersey International Masterclasses 2019

About Jersey International Masterclasses Jersey International Masterclasses‘ goal is to provide world class education to students who want to learn from internationally acclaimed musicians and pedagogues. Our… Read more

The Rehearsal Orchestra London One-day Course: Richard Strauss

Levon Parikian completes The Rehearsal Orchestra’s current series with a day on Strauss’s modestly titled autobiographical tone poem, Ein Heldenleben (A Hero’s Life). Rehearsals take place in… Read more

The Rehearsal Orchestra Edinburgh Week

The Rehearsal Orchestra’s annual August visit to Edinburgh coincides with the first week of the International Festival and Fringe. Running from Saturday to Friday, this is a stimulating… Read more

Celebrating Diversity in Popular Music Education

The 2019 Association for Popular Music Education (APME) conference, Celebrating Diversity in Popular Music Education, will be held at New York University from 12-15 June 2019.

X International Summer Piano Academy Disentis, Switzerland

The International Summer Piano Academy Disentis is a unique, intensive two-week educational program for young pianists. The course aims to discover, to support and to promote young… Read more

Sherborne Choral Course 2019

Join promising young singers and musicians from across the country on the inaugural Sherborne Choral Course for a week in the beautiful Dorset town of Sherborne. Sing… Read more

Oxford Cello School 2019

The Oxford Cello School (OCS) is an international cello and double bass summer school founded in 1980 by Marianne Gottfeldt to provide a unique opportunity for cellists and bassists to focus… Read more

Issigeac International Music Academy 2019

Make a date with the Tippett Quartet at Issigeac International Music Academy (IIMA) 2019! We are delighted to announce that for our 2019 season we will be… Read more

‘Unsung Heroes’ Easter Cello Ensemble Course 2019 – Cambridge

Join us to play and study some of the most sublime & emotionally powerful Passiontide choral music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras. Our repertoire is ten specially… Read more

‘Unsung Heroes’ Summer Cello Ensemble Course 2019

Join us to play and study some of the most evocative choral music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras. Whatever age you are, find yourself challenged and… Read more

International Sitar Festival 2019 / Serenaded by Sitar

South Asian Arts and Sitar Music Society present a month-long celebration and exploration of the artistry of sitar through workshops, performances and talks across the UK in commemoration of legendary maestro, Ustad Vilayat Khan Sahib.

Ingenium Academy Summer School 2019

The Ingenium Academy offers students between the ages of 14 and 18 a unique musical and cultural experience. This includes tuition from world-renowned musicians, performances in top British venues and the opportunity to meet like-minded friends from all over the world within our environment of creative excellence.

Certificate for Music Educators: Morley College, Sound Connections & Musicians’ Union

What you will learn The Certificate for Music Educators (CME) is designed to ‘encourage music educators to develop new skills, consolidate their understanding of the purposes of… Read more

Oxford Flute Summer School

Oxford Flute Summer School welcomes players – enthusiastic amateurs, emerging young artists, late-starters, professional players and teachers–to come together to be inspired by music and the flute.

Encore Music Projects 6th International Summer School

Welcome to Encore Music Projects 6th International Summer School Following on from the hugely successful courses in previous years, we are delighted that our summer school will… Read more

British Kodály Academy 37th International Kodály Summer School

The BKA’s Summer School returns for 2019, featuring a week of intense fun and learning with teaching from some of the finest minds in music education. At… Read more

Flute Ensembles Across Europe 2019 – The European Flute Ensemble Event

Flautists, teachers and college professors Ewa Murawska and Ewelina Zawislak are very experienced in producing and leading flute events, seminars and festivals in Poland.

Leeds College of Music Summer Music Academy

Build your confidence and skills and enjoy a taste of conservatoire education at the Leeds College of Music Summer Music Academy.

Visions of Research in Music Education: The Conference

Since 2001, Visions of Music Education has published articles by international authors on all aspects of music education that contribute to a visionary view of the profession.

2019 ATMI/CMS National Convention

ATMI is holding its National Conference in conjunction with the College Music Society’s Sixty-Second National Conference in Louisville, KY.

Oundle for Organists Summer School

Oundle for Organists’ Summer School is an inspirational course for young organists during the Oundle International Festival.

Grand Union Youth Orchestra Summer School 2019

Grand Union Orchestra’s Summer School is aimed at young instrumentalists, aged 12-21, who want to experience how music is played and learned in different parts of the world and who seek to develop their own musicality and creativity.

LMFL (Language and Music for Life) XXII International Summer Music Course

A specialised, intensive music course for musicians preparing for exams, auditions, and competitions with some of the world’s best teachers

Chetham’s International Summer School and Festival for Pianists

The Chetham’s International Summer School and Festival for Pianists is a source of inspiration, fun, insight and focus for everyone who enjoys the piano and piano-playing.

Tring Park Musical Theatre Summer Course 2019

The Summer Musical Theatre Course is an intensive week of singing, dancing and acting with industry professionals whilst making new friends who share a keen interest in musical theatre.

LMFL (Language and Music for Life) Valbonne Summer Music Course 2019

A specialised, intensive music course for musicians preparing for exams, auditions, and competitions with some of the world’s best teachers

London Handel Festival

Founded by Denys Darlow in 1978, the London Handel Festival has contributed to a Handel revival in the UK, specialising in the performance of lesser-known works of the period.

Southbank Centre presents Chineke! Orchestra

Chineke! bring their spirited and stylish approach to performing the great classics to this concert.

Southbank Centre presents The Music of Eric Whitacre

Compelling composer and conductor Eric Whitacre performs an all-American programme, including pieces by Bernstein, John Adams and Copland.

Southbank Centre presents The Fukushima Youth Sinfonietta

The Fukushima Youth Sinfonietta is one of the most positive things to emerge from the devastation of the 11 March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster in north-eastern Japan.

National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain: Totally Teenage

Extending the hand of friendship across the Mexico-US border, this concert celebrates the power of music to build bridges.

Southbank Centre presents International Piano Series

The International Piano Series spotlights the most prestigious pianists on the concert platform, combining the talents of the grand masters alongside the best of a current generation of rising stars.

2019 National Society of Recorder Players Festival

The 2019 SRP National Festival will be held just outside Durham City, in the stunning setting of Ushaw College.

Society of Recorder Players Composer’s Competition 2019

The Society of Recorder Players announces its first Composer’s Competition, an international competition adjudicated by Jonathan Dove.

Shake It Up

Shake It Up is an annual competition run by the Schools Printed Music Licence (SPML), which enables schools to make copies of sheet music, or any rearrangements they like!

2020 ISME World Conference

Present in over eighty countries, ISME is affiliated to the International Music Council and UNESCO, and is the premiere international organisation for music education.

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra presents Quotation of Dream

Japanese composer Takemitsu’s double piano concerto Quotation of Dream brings together Jun Markl, one of the finest French music interpreters, and duo Ping and Ting, the laureate of the prestigious ARD International Music Competition.

Jazz with Michel Camilo

Having performed worldwide with jazz legends and prestigious symphony orchestras, Michel Camilo is teaming up with his Grammy-award winning partner, conductor Ernest Martinez Izquierdo, in this Latin jazz concert.

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra presents Rachel Cheung

The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra presents the world premiere of their commissioned work by local composer Wong Chun-wai.

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra presents Khatia Buniatishvili

Praised by the BBC Magazine as the ‘leading interpreter of Bruckner’s symphonies’, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Jaap van Zweden will present Bruckner’s glorious Symphony no. 7 following on from his very successful performance with the HK Phil of Bruckner’s Eighth last season.

Superstar of Song: Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo soprano & Brooklyn Rider, string quartet

Take ten of the most prolific composers of our time, including two Pulitzer Prize winners, combine them with a mezzo-soprano superstar and a cutting-edge string quartet, and you have a recipe for a spectacular evening of music.

Hong Kong Sinfonietta presents Great Piano Concertos: Martin Helmchen Plays Beethoven No 4

Martin Helmchen’s career developed gradually but steadily, for which he is extremely grateful, having had ‘enough time and freedom to develop as an artist.’

Concours Musical International de Montréal (CMIM) 2019

The CMIM has allowed the world’s finest young singers, violinists and pianists to be heard and to take off as high-level professional musicians.

The Kathleen Ferrier Competition 2019

The Kathleen Ferrier Memorial Scholarship Fund was founded in 1953 in memory of the contralto from Lancashire who died at the tragically young age of 41 and… Read more

Sherborne Abbey Festival

Sherborne Abbey Festival takes place each year over the first Bank holiday in May. We look forward to welcoming you and hope you enjoy the programme.

World Symposium on Choral Music 2020

Once every three years, the world’s premier festival of choirs is held in a major city around the world. The World Symposium on Choral Music is the… Read more

International ‘Music and Sciences’ Symposium

The symposium is open to oral and poster presentations (in Turkish or English) and will also include a panel discussion, concert and various workshops.

27th European Association for Music in Schools Conference, Malmö

27th European Association for Music in Schools Conference/7th European ISME Regional Conference in Malmö, Sweden. ‘The School I’d Like’ – Music Education meeting the needs of the children and young people… Read more

6th World Forum on Music – International Music Council 70th Anniversary

A special celebration for the 70th anniversary of the International Music Council will be held in the framework of the 6th World Forum on Music in Paris… Read more

Sound Connections presents Beyond Diversity

This exciting session will take a multidisciplinary approach using music, interactive activities and frameworks to provide an open environment where we can collectively move towards a proactive, critically engaged sector.

Creative Music Production and Business Foundation Degree

Creative Music (CM) is offering a Production and Business Foundation Degree. This two-year foundation degree provides industry-standard production skills and specialist support to create your own music business.

CM Music Leader Training Course

The Music Leader Training Course is a unique opportunity for those with a background in Music to gain in depth knowledge, practical experience and a qualification in teaching for the life long learning sector.

Community Music Music Space Academy

Music Space Academy gives you the chance to learn an instrument, play in a band and perform live with other like minded young people all for free.

Community Music Introduction to Music Technology & Production

Community Music Introduction to Music Technology & Production is a 10 week course is open to anyone who wants to learn new skills and get a taste for Music Technology and Production.

Music China 2019

With China becoming the second-largest consumer market in the world, its business opportunities are multifold. Over 90,000 visitors from more than 86 countries and regions crowded into Music China 2016 to source the latest market favourites.

ESTA Post Graduate Certificate for String Teachers

Welcome to the ESTA Post Graduate Certificate for String Teachers This course: is designed to fit alongside your other teaching commitments and enable you to take a… Read more

LCCM Open Day

If you’re thinking about studying music, writing or digital technology at degree level, sign up for the LCCM college open day to discover what makes LCCM so popular… Read more

jazzahead!

jazzahead! enriches the international cultural scene with its high-quality and diverse music and is the must-go networking event for the global jazz scene.

Musikmesse 2019

Musikmesse in Frankfurt is the international trade fair for musical instruments, sheet music, music production, and marketing.

Mediasound Hamburg 2019