Cultural Leadership Community

The Cultural Leadership Community run by A New Direction comes to a close 19 July. For my project, that I’ll…

Honesty is the best policy

As part of the Chartered Teacher Programme we are expected to write a reflective journal entry at points through the…

Broad and balanced

I’m getting stuck into the Chartered College Chartered Teacher Programme: lots more reading about teaching things than I used to…

How does it fit together?

What role does music(al) learning play in the music industry? Is it to promote engagement with music so they will…

HMC Cluster Meeting

We hosted an enjoyable HMC Cluster meeting at my school, City of London School for Girls in early June. I…

On Wenlock Edge

A joy to work with London Philharmonic Orchestra Education team for the first time writing and presenting a seminar on…

Composition for MMA

This article appeared in the 100th issue of MMA’s Ensemble magazine.  My year with the MMA focussed on composition this…

Understanding Younger Audiences

It’s now over half-way through a project I devised with some students from Guildhall School to explore my pupils’ perceptions…