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Bidding Farewell to Help Musicians UK
Mayuko Tanno
Communications Assistant
7th March 2014

Outgoing Communications Assistant Mayuko Tanno writes about her year at Help Musicians UK. ­

Raymond Banning Remembered
Lorraine Womack-Banning
Pianist
5th March 2014

We helped Lorraine's husband, Raymond, when he was diagnosed with Pick's Disease (a rapidly progressing form of Dementia). To mark Dementia UK's Time for a Cuppa week, we're sharing her story and remembering Raymond's wonderful musical legacy. 

Emerging Excellence Award winner Jen Green on working on ‘I Can’t Sing! The X-Factor Musical’
Jen Green
Emerging Excellence artist and freelance orchestrator
28th February 2014

Emerging Excellence artist Jen Green tells us what life is like as ana orchestrator on the West End.

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Ros Hawley
Music for Health Training Officer at the Royal Northern College of Music
14th February 2014

Find out how we were able to help Ros's husband through a crisis. 

Exciting times ahead
Ollie Howell
Peter Whittingham Jazz Development Award
3rd February 2014

After receiving the Peter Whittingham Jazz Development Award in 2012, drummer Ollie Howell tells us why 2014 is set to be a great year.

Talent Programme Manager Tim Foxon on the exciting new developments for the Talent Team
Tim Foxon
Talent Programme Manager
27th January 2014

It’s a busy time of year for the Help Musicians UK Talent Programme Team. Along with the excitement of launching our new name and brand, we’ve been working our way through a record number of applications to our Emerging Excellence Awards and re-launching our Music Student Health Scheme.