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Music Articles And References On Music Topics

Thanks to generous support from the Government’s Music and Dance Scheme, The Purcell School is open to young musicians from all backgrounds, regardless of their financial circumstances. Students must audition for places and, if successful, will receive at least two-and-a-half hours of weekly one-to-one specialist tuition with some of the world’s best music teachers. Music education continues in the classroom, with IGCSE taken a year early at the end of Year 10 and the Cambridge pre-U in Music in the Sixth Form. In addition, students are encouraged to participate in the School’s orchestras, bands, choirs, chamber music, operas, and masterclasses.

Modern hearing aid technology is designed to amplify speech, helping verbal communication. We want to find out about how the use of hearing aid technology affects the way we listen to, and engage with music in our everyday lives. The Hearing Aids for Music project explored how hearing impairments and … Read More

Policy Press

The UK’s arts, cultural and heritage institutions provide creative opportunities, jobs and valuable income for our communities; they also have the power to transform people’s lives, engage marginalised individuals and drive social change. Alongside the bespoke investment, investees can also benefit from additional support around better measuring and articulating their social impact. By focusing on both artistic and social outcomes, we want to promote the wider positive impact art has on society and support more organisations to benefit individuals and communities through their work.

This is the first investment by SYMCA in the creative and cultural sector in South Yorkshire. Media and Communication has been also ranked first in the Complete University Guide and Sunday Times Good University Guide in recent years. Music As one of the largest music departments in the country, we offer extensive performing opportunities for students. Every year Sheffield is home to more festivals than you … Read More