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Other Music Making Resources

Get Alive!

Download our “Get Alive!” leaflet highlighting the benefits of music making!

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Alternative Funding

Help Musicians UK is a leading UK charity for professional musicians of all genres, from starting out through to retirement. This Funding Wizard on their website may help you find alternative funding opportunities:
Funding Wizard

Find a Music Group

Search from thousands of amateur music groups across the UK on the Making Music website: from choral societies to samba groups, symphony orchestras to festivals. You can search by location or by the types of music they make to find the best fit for you!

Find a Music Group

Hearing Protection

Exposure to loud music for long periods of time is a serious concern and a hazard not to be taken lightly. The World Health Organisation (WHO) states that there’s more than 1.1 billion young people at risk from hearing loss, with 40% of these exposed to damaging levels of sound from entertainment. Here are 2 organisations that design products to protect the hearing of musicians:

ACS Custom

Specialising in professional custom-made hearing protection and communication solutions and helping music makers across the world since 1994.

https://www.acscustom.com/uk/

Hearology

Hearology has a comprehensive range of the highest quality noise filters and we will choose this filter with you so that you get exactly the level of protection that you need need – no more, and no less – depending on which instrument you play, how much you practice, and where you sit or stand in relation to the other musicians you play with.

https://hearology.uk/musicians

Mental Health for Musicians

24/7 mental health service for musicians – Independent music charity Help Musicians UK is the largest provider of health and welfare support for the British music industry.

They have set up a helpline service that combines listening, advice and signposting with clinical, medical, therapeutic and welfare support.

For working & retired musicians: 0207 239 9101