Opening up Music Education Hubs for disabled young people

11:15 - 12:00

A multi perspective panel session sharing the learning outcomes  and role in the inclusion journey for Music Education Hubs (MEHs) of inclusive ensembles.

Learning Objectives:

  • Considerations in setting up an inclusive ensemble with disabled and non-disabled participants
  • Practice and equipment, including music tech
  • Outcomes for Children and young people (CYP) and Practitioners
  • How they can support Music Education Hubs on the inclusion journey

Suitable for Key Stages 3&4.

Douglas Noble, Strategic Director, Drake Music

Beverly Heard, Music Ensembles Lead Officer , Essex Music Services Essex County Council

Jak Berry, Manager of Instrumental and Vocal Music, Tower Hamlets Arts and Music Education Service

Oliver Cross, Freelance Music Educator/ Inclusive Music Leader

Cassie Gurling, Musical Inclusion Practitioner and Manager , Drake Music