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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. 

An open letter in response to Charlotte Higgins
Graham Sheffield
Director of Arts (British Council), Chairman (Help Musicians UK)
30th September 2016

Director of Arts at British Council and our Chairman responds to an opinion piece written by Charlotte Higgins in last week's Guardian.

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Susanne Simma's Career Development Bursary
Susanne Simma
Susanne Simma
20th September 2016

Bassoon player Susanne Simma succussfully gained a Career Development Bursary from Help Musicians UK this year. Here, she tells us how she used the bursary and how it has benefited her career as a young musician.

Lillie Harris's Career Development Bursary
Lillie Harris
Lillie Harris
2nd September 2016

Lillie Harris succussfully gained a Career Development Bursary from Help Musicians UK, this year. Lillie tells us how she used the bursary and how it has benefited her career as a young musician.

Learning to live again
Melissa James
Singer-songwriter
15th August 2016

Melissa James shares her inspiration behind the song Live Again, giving an insight into feelings of loneliness and depression.