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Mental Health Awareness Week 2019: Why we listen to musicians in need
Joe Hastings
Head of Health and Welfare
16th May 2019

To highlight Mental Health Awareness Week 2019, our Head of Health & Welfare, Joe Hastings, writes about how Music Minds Matter and our Health & Welfare team both play crucial roles in the lives of musicians. 

Chris Sheehan on why Music Minds Matter is crucial for the industry
Chris Sheehan
Director at Karousel Music
13th December 2018

Chris Sheehan helps us mark the one year anniversary of Music Minds Matter by sharing some words about why the service is increasingly important for the music business.

 

Self-care on the road
Matthew Leone
International Artist Liaison Executive
16th May 2018

Help Musicians UK's Matthew Leone, bassist for Madina Lake, gives some tips on maintaining your mental well being while on tour.

Postcards & Stories from our Musicians - Part 1
Susie Butt
Volunteer & Engagement Officer
14th February 2017

This Valentine’s day we thought we would share with you some stories and thoughts from our talented musicians on why they love Help Musicians UK.

Passepartout Duo on the American road
Nicoletta Favari
Passepartout Duo on the American road
13th October 2016

Nicoletta Favari, a Pianist who studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, was awarded a Career Development Bursary in 2016.

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.