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Opera singer Bibi Heal reflects on how the Fusion Fund helped her investigate the possibilities of a creative idea
Bibi Heal
Opera singer
6th April 2020

Opera singer Bibi Heal was supported by the Fusion Fund to create Song Surgery, a project that explored the use of poetry and music to improve mental health and wellbeing. Here she reflects on how Fusion gave her the freedom to research and develop the project, as well as how she is adapting the project to suit the current climate of self-isolation. 

Top tips for vocal health
Lucy Heyman
Vocal Coach & Lecturer at Birmingham City University
12th April 2016

Vocal Coach and Lecturer Lucy Heyman shares her top tips on looking after your vocal health.

Hearing project - what's next?
Nigel Hamilton
Help and Advice Manager
20th November 2015

Following the launch of our hearing campaign, Help and Advice Manager Nigel Hamilton asks what's next.

Mental Health and the Music Industry
Nigel Hamilton
Help and Advice Manager
9th October 2015

Our Help and Advice manager Nigel Hamilton discusses mental health within the music industry, why there is such a stigma around it and how Help Musicians UK can support those who suffer. 

Getting to Understand Musicians’ Hearing
Nigel Hamilton
Help and Advice Manager
31st March 2015

Help Musicians UK's Help and Advice Manager, Nigel Hamilton, opens up about his own experience with hearing loss, shares the facts about hearing damage and speaks about our new hearing survey.

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As a new survey reveals the stresses and strains of a musical career, are we doing enough to support musicians?
Graham Sheffield
Chairman
29th August 2014

Graham Sheffield reflects on the results of our Health and Wellbeing survey and asks if we're doing enough to support musicians.