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Amateur Choirs: “It’s In Our Bones to Use Our Voices”

As the Government continues to restrict the meeting and rehearsing of amateur choirs in England, jazz vocalist, musician and teacher Andi Hopgood discusses why amateur choirs are so essential – from their benefits to wellbeing to the employment they provide.

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No Progress On Amateur Choir Restrictions in England

There has been no movement from the Government on their restrictions for amateur choirs in England, despite growing pressure from the MU and others. We’re calling on members to sign the petition to have the matter debated in parliament.

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15 Jun 2021

Starting Up In The Music Industry

Advice for Graduates and Students in the North of England – learn how to get yourself ready to start-up in the music industry, whilst ensuring you're set up to earn money and protect your own interests.

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17 Jun 2021

Online One-to-Ones in Yorkshire & Hull

You may have questions about your career and how best to move forward, or perhaps you have a legal query or a project which you would like to get up and running but need some initial advice.

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