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Working 9-5 or is it 5-9?

Posted on: 21 February 2020

Being a professional musician means touring, gigging and making music at all times of the day, it can be tough finding a job to fit!

Read our interview on working 5-9


How the big stars became big!

Posted on: 07 February 2020

As it’s our 60th anniversary we thought we’d take a look at how one of the most famous bands of the 60’s became big and what tips can help you in your professional journey.


Read our top tips for professional musicians


Celebrating our 60th anniversary

Posted on: 09 January 2020

This year we’re celebrating the 60th anniversary of our musical insurance cover! Keep your eyes peeled for exciting updates, offers and competitions!

Celebrating our 60th anniversary


Christmas gifts for musicians

Posted on: 12 December 2019

Are you looking for the perfect gift this Christmas? We’ve pulled together some gift ideas that might be worth adding to the list.


Read our gifts ideas for musicians


How much should I insure my instrument for?

Posted on: 25 November 2019

We know it can be hard to figure out how much you should insure your instrument for. Don’t panic! We’ve pulled together some key points when figuring out your sum insured.

Read these tips on how much you should insure your instrument for


Refresh and refocus: Becoming a better music teacher

Posted on: 28 October 2019

Teaching music requires a broad range of skills, knowledge and understanding. Our partner ABRSM have put together some key areas and questions all teachers can be thinking about. 

Read these tips on becoming a better music teacher


An insight on the impact of BSO Resound from CEO Dougie Scarfe

Posted on: 21 October 2019

CEO, Dougie Scarfe, spoke to us about the impact of BSO Resound and their journey to make music accessible to all and to challenge attitudes and perceptions about disability.  

Read an insight on the impact of BSO Resound from CEO Dougie Scarfe


ABRSM Teacher Conference: Our best bits and what we’re looking forward to for 2019

Posted on: 18 October 2019

The ABRSM Teacher Conference is THE conference for music teachers across the UK. Find out more about our best bits and what we're looking forward to in 2019.

ABRSM Teacher Conference 2019


Extinct Instruments: 5 musical instruments that time forgot

Posted on: 08 October 2019

Musical instruments have been around for at least 37,000 years, take a look at 5 musical instruments that time forgot.

Find out more about extinct musical instruments