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MusicTank - Performance And The Public Purse
Jonathan Robinson
Programme Director, Music Tank
17th June 2014

MusicTank's Programme Director Jonathan Robinson discusses the future of music theatre performance in light of the impending High Court Ruling on the five musicians involved in the National Theatre's performance of War Horse. 

Adult Learner's Week - Jonathan Price: Cellist turned landscape gardener
Jonathan Price
Former Principal Cellist of Manchester Camerata
13th June 2014

In celebration of Adult Learner's week, Jonathan Price tells us how we helped him with his decision to retrain as a landscape gardener after focal dystonia meant an end to his career as Principal Cellist for the Manchester Camerata. 

ISM - We cannot remain silent about the value of music
Deborah Annetts
CEO of the Incorporated Society of Musicians
9th June 2014

CEO of ISM, Deborah Annetts, discusses the National Plan for Education in light of the recent cuts to music education proposed by the government. 

Behind the music
Chris Sheehan
Director at Karousel Music
3rd June 2014

Karousel Music's Chris Sheehan tells us about his experience as a musician and why he's supporting Help Musicians UK.

Lauretta
Who we have helped

"Help Musicians UK has helped me financially with my piano tuning, domestic help and friendly visits, never forgetting my birthday or Christmas, little kindnesses that make such a difference to my well being."

Lauretta, 94, Singer and pianist
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