Blog Posts
21st August 2020 in Blog

Job Opportunity – Community Music Practitioner: Adult Learning

SoCo Music Project – Community Music Practitioner/s   TITLE: Community Music Practitioner CONTRACT: Freelance HOURS: 0-6 hours per week (may include some unsocial hours) SALARY: £15 – £30 per hour…

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12th August 2020 in Blog

Approach to Vocalisations at Rosewood Free School

Future Sounds – Rosewood Free School Reflective Blog by Ignacio Agrimbau, SoCo Music Project Context Reception class teacher at Rosewood became particularly interested in developing a series of 1:1 case…

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6th February 2019 in Blog, News

Tales of the Young Person’s Orchestra

We are excited to announce an innovative partnership with the Southampton-based SÓN Orchestra in association with Turner Sims. Tales of the Young Person’s Orchestra is a collaboration with SoCo Music Project…

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23rd March 2018 in Blog

The ICE Project – CAMHS Holiday Workshops

SoCo Music Project were recently asked to deliver a holiday music engagement programme for young people as part of The ICE Project, a partnership between Hampshire Cultural Trust & Hampshire…

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20th February 2018 in Blog

SoCo’s work in Southampton Schools contributes to Youth Music’s landmark national study

We are delighted to share a powerful and insightful interim evaluation report that highlights how sustained involvement in music-making can have a positive impact on young people’s attainment, engagement and…

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10th January 2018 in Blog

Exchanging Notes Case Study: SoCo Music Project and Rosewood Free School

Exchanging Notes   We are embarking on the final and fourth year of our Exchanging Notes Project, which has seen some phenomenal outcomes (musical, personal and social) for young people... Read More
13th November 2017 in Blog

Music For VI

SoCo Music Project is delighted to announce a series of fun and exciting after school music-making sessions for young people with visual impairments. This project, funded by People’s Postcode Lottery,…

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26th May 2017 in Blog

Measuring the Impact of the Arts

On the 15th May 2017 The CHAOS Network hosted an afternoon of discussion and exploration about how, as artists and arts organisations, we can better measure the impact of our…

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4th May 2017 in Blog

The National Curriculum vs. Extra Curricular Activities

My name is Olly Lewis and I work for SoCo Music Project, a local organisation that specialises in improving music provision within the county of Hampshire. In this blog I…

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4th April 2017 in Blog

Accessing thoughts, feelings and emotions in young people with autism and learning difficulties using songwriting

My name is Jim Chorley and I work for SoCo Music Project. I’m a community music practitioner with my specialism being songwriting. I work with groups of vulnerable young people…

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