Download our “Get Alive!” leaflet highlighting the benefits of music making!Download Now
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:
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
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:
Specialising in professional custom-made hearing protection and communication solutions and helping music makers across the world since 1994.
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.
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