‘It was Braziliant!’ Musical Mondays Launch in Wales’ Primaries

Live Music Now is expanding its’ reach into schools by bringing the popular “Musical Mondays” programme to pupils in primary schools across Wales. First established in South West England, “Musical Mondays” are a specially curated programme of diverse musical performances from world-class Live Music Now musicians across the UK, streamed direct to school classrooms via […]

Thriving Through Music at Combe Pafford School, Torquay

It takes little more than a cursory glance at the papers to know what a difficult time schools have experienced over the past two years. From lockdowns and home learning to the constant disruptions caused by illness and self-isolation, pupils have faced many challenges and teachers have worked harder than ever to minimise the impact […]

Shushhh! Live Music Now gets in tune with the NHS to launch the Lullaby Project

Live Music Now is working in perfect harmony with the NHS to launch the Lullaby Project, a ground-breaking initiative which aims to improve peri-natal healthcare and reduce health inequalities caused by economic, cultural and education disadvantage through the medium of music. Created by New York’s Carnegie Hall, the Lullaby Project pairs pregnant women and new […]

Musical Mondays in Merseyside

“This was an outstanding session which enhanced our music provision in school.” “We are delighted to have access to live professional standard musicians to inspire our pupils.” Musical Mondays is a series of live online concerts delivered via Zoom Webinar for schools in Merseyside. The series allows us to bring musicians directly into classrooms across […]

Arts in Care Homes Day – Live Music Now Broadcast

Live Music Now is working in collaboration with the National Activity Providers Association (NAPA) to celebrate the National Day of Arts in Care Homes (AICH) with a broadcast of music from around the UK for an afternoon of Western classical, folk and traditional music. This year, the national celebration takes place on Friday 24 September. […]

Postcode Local Trust support for Live Music Now South West

The past 18 months have brought numerous challenges, but as Live Music Now has adapted its work and found new ways of engaging audiences – online and outdoors, with individuals and with large groups – we have also been able to see new opportunities.   In the South West, we have launched new projects which we […]

Alumni interview with Paul Carey Jones

Live Music Now artist and singer Mimi Doulton interviews Live Music Now alumnus, the bass-baritone Paul Carey Jones about his time on the scheme, returning to work after the pandemic, and his new book ‘Giving it Away’. Mimi: Tell me about your time with Live Music Now. Paul: I joined the scheme towards the end […]