What we've been up to recently...
Hand on Heart Arts event managed SoundCity’s annual celebration SoundCity4, to great success last weekend! What a night!… The young musicians, technicians, schools, photographers, live-streamers, and all crew did a phenomenal job to pull off an evening of incredibly diverse music making in a fantastic historic Brighton venue. Thank you to everyone for making our […]Continue readingMore Tag
The Music Teacher Awards for Excellence! We are delighted to have two of our projects up for awards at this years Music Teacher Awards for Excellence as part of The Music Education Expo happening 25th and 26th February 2016! Out of a record number of nominations the almighty UP! Orchestra have been shortlisted for Best […]Continue readingMore Tag
LET’S DANCE is a Deal Festival education project that focuses on contemporary dance education in the East Kent area, in partnership with Trinity Laban. It provides an opportunity for secondary school students to work and perform alongside Trinity Laban dancers and graduate mentors on their exploratory journey through dance. A Deal Festival education programme (Laura […]Continue readingMore Tag
The annual SoundCity celebration of young musical talent from across the City is happening on Saturday 12th March at the Corn Exchange in Brighton. SoundCity4 will be a fantastic night of exciting acts, musical collaborations and creative culminations of new projects from across Brighton and Hove, supported by some top professional musicians. Hand on Heart […]Continue readingMore Tag
Hand on Heart Arts have been working with Soundhub music education hub in Kent, towards a strategy and plan for youth voice and youth engagement in Kent. Here’s an excerpt from our report: ‘Youth Voice’ brings with it many questions. If adults give young people a voice, will they have to say ‘No’ to them […]Continue readingMore Tag
Two of the major music education projects that Hand on Heart Arts have been working on over the last year have been shortlisted for Music Teacher Excellence Awards 2016! More about the shortlisted projects: BOLD AS is a Deal Festival education project designed to revitalise brass playing in East Kent and presents an exciting opportunity […]Continue readingMore Tag