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EFC Volunteer of The Year on why he gives his time to visit musicians
Robert Wright
Volunteer Visitor
16th December 2014

EFC Volunteer of The Year Robert Wright tells us why he's decided to give his time to visit musicians. 

10 days in Minnesota: folk music in freezing temperatures
Jen Green
Emerging Excellence artist and freelance orchestrator
21st November 2014

Emerging Excellence Jen Green on taking "Van Winkle – a folk musical", to Minnesota. 

What's the deal with streaming?
Various
#HelpMusiciansUKTalks
17th November 2014

We speak to musicians and industry professionals to get their views on the controversial topic of streaming. 

Philanthropy in the 21st Century? It’s about time!
Suzi Williams
Trustee
14th November 2014

BT Global brand manager and newly appointed Trustee, Suzi Williams shares her thoughts on modern day philanthropy and explains why she's getting behind Help Musicians UK.

10 Tips for dealing with Performance Anxiety
Dr Carol Chapman
Counselling Psychologist and Performance Coach
5th November 2014

74% of musicians we spoke to said they suffered performance anxiety and 56% said they suffered from this on a regular basis.

This National Stress Awareness Day, we want to recognise the stresses that being a professional musician can bring and help you to manage them.

We spoke to BAPAM’s Dr Carol Chapman’s about how to stay on top of your performance anxiety.

Emerging Excellence artist Kelly Oliver on launching her debut album
Kelly Oliver
Emerging Excellence Award 2014
28th October 2014

Emerging Excellence artist Kelly Oliver tells us how she's been using the funding from her Emerging Excellence award and what it takes to get started.