Say HELLO to Music House

Say HELLO to Music House

The secret’s out! We (Yorkshire College of Music and Drama) have changed our name to ‘Music House’.  At a special unveiling today, Music House was officially introduced to the general public in a lowkey ‘Covid friendly’ celebration. The symbolic cutting of a ribbon,...
Music students’ tuned and ready to go

Music students’ tuned and ready to go

Major examination boards are booked throughout November and December to moderate practical assessments of more than 1500 musical  students from our region. In less than two weeks, Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) and London College of Music (LCM)...
5 Things That Make A Good Teacher ‘Great’

5 Things That Make A Good Teacher ‘Great’

Those of us privileged enough to be involved in teaching others, should never underestimate the impact we have on our students. We recently received a lovely letter from an ex-pupil who was thanking us for helping her to feel “amazing” and for fulfilling a...
5 Reasons You Should Learn The Guitar

5 Reasons You Should Learn The Guitar

The guitar is a magical instrument – play it well and even the geekiest of us can come across as verifiable Rock Gods. The guitar can make us cool, like possibly no other instrument can. Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Jimmy Page...