What we've been up to recently...
We’re running a music performance stage in central Brighton as part of the Rugby World Cup on Sunday 20th September for Brighton & Hove Music and Arts. Back in July we were looking for expressions of interest from musical acts / musicians from across Brighton and Hove to perform a short slot on the Music […]Continue readingMore Tag
We’re so proud to be involved in an amazing project called the ‘Orchestra of Unlimited Potential’… UP! Orchestra (The Orchestra of Unlimited Potential) is part of a bigger programme called Breaking the Bubble whose aim is to develop opportunities in music for young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. UP! is an orchestra that […]Continue readingMore Tag
As part of Hand on Heart Arts part in the Deal Festival (Laura Callaghan Grooms is Education Director) we had the pleasure of leading on a contemporary dance programme with Trinity Laban. Here are a couple of fun shots from the class at Astor College, taught by Trinity Laban MA students Izzy Brittain & Gretchen […]Continue readingMore Tag
Since its launch in 2013, SoundCity: Brighton & Hove has swiftly become one of the most revered music education hubs in the UK. This year’s celebration event has a record number of partners and schools taking part with more than 200 young musicians performing in the music education hub’s annual showcase. Hand on Heart Arts […]Continue readingMore Tag
Something has begun across Brighton and Hove. It’s called Our Future City. It’s a six-month conversation across the city that seeks to improve the lives and life-chances of children and young people in Brighton & Hove through cultural engagement and creative skills. It’s co-ordinated by a group of cultural and education based agencies but is […]Continue readingMore Tag
Russ Callaghan Grooms from Hand on Heart Arts was a Music Leader on a project called Green Light in East Sussex at the end of July 2015. A very exciting collaboration of music artists and music education organisations. With East Sussex Music, Rhythmix and AudioActive. The project, led by jazz musician Pete Wareham, concluded with […]Continue readingMore Tag