Blog Posts
29th November 2021 in Blog

Creatives! Apply NOW for free support to help you run community arts workshops!

We are excited to announce that our FREE support programme for ANY local creatives who want to develop and lead community arts workshops is live! We are recruiting now for…

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29th November 2021 in Blog

Musicians, music lovers, managers, educators, promoters, bands, sound engineers of Southampton – assemble!

Do you ever think that Southampton could make more of it’s music sector? Do you want music to be at the heart of Southampton’s bid for UK City of Culture…

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17th October 2021 in Blog, News

New Directions – a partnership project supported by Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner

SoCo are excited to be launching a new project - New Directions. The programme is funded by the Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner, and brings together four arts partners and... Read More
13th May 2021 in Blog

Music For The Mind Case Study: Louis

Background During Covid-19 SoCo delivered Music For The Mind, an online weekly songwriting programme for service users of Southfield, a specialist mental health inpatient service, as part of our Southampton…

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21st April 2021 in Blog

International Guitar Month

April is International Guitar Month; there is no better time to improve your guitar-playing skills, pick up a guitar for the first time or even introduce yourself to the history... Read More
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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