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My time with Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music
Dani Howard
Composer / Collaborator
19th October 2016

Career Development Bursary recipient Dani Howard shares her experiences at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music in Santa Cruz, California. 

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One year on
Square One
Jazz Quartet
17th October 2016

We caught up with jazz quartet Square One, a year after receiving the Peter Whittingham Award.

Passepartout Duo on the American road
Nicoletta Favari
Passepartout Duo on the American road
13th October 2016

Nicoletta Favari, a Pianist who studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, was awarded a Career Development Bursary in 2016.

Managing Music Performance Anxiety
Tracy Dempsey
Performance Coach
11th October 2016

Tracy Dempsey has been coaching musicians and other performers since 2007. In this blog, She shares her tips for managing performance anxiety. 

From the Spinal Ward to the Himalayas
Cheryl Law
Violist
10th October 2016

In 2015, violist Cheryl Law fell off a climbing wall and broke her back in 4 places. We were able to help to get her back playing. In a recent adventure to India, she raised over £2,600 for us by trekking throughout the Himalayas. 

Matt
Who we have helped

“In 2001 I was diagnosed with manic depression. It prevented me from playing live and going to the studio. Help Musicians UK got me back on my feet, I'd be lost without them.”

Matt, 49, Songwriter and guitarist
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