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Interview with Alexander Campkin, Composer in Residence of BSO Resound

Posted on: 14 August 2019

Alexander Campkin is Composer in Residence of BSO Resound. His compositions have been performed by the UK's leading ensembles, his new work, trembling, hoping, lingering, flying, was premiered by BSO Resound in November 2019. 

Read Alexander Campkin's interview


Interview with Charlotte Bott, BSO Resound Linnstrument Player

Posted on: 13 August 2019

The Linnstrument, an electronic instrument that Charlotte Bott believes has the power to open up a whole new musical genre.

Read Charlotte Bott's interview


Songs from the Terraces

Posted on: 31 July 2019

With the football season closing in, we take a look at some of the history around football chants and songs.

Songs from the Terraces


Superscores - Our Top 7 Superhero Movie Scores

Posted on: 17 July 2019

We've had one of the biggest Comic Book Movie's of all time already this year. With the latest Spider-Man movie on its way, we take a look at our favourite scores from Superhero movies.

Our Top 7 Superhero Movie Scores


Redefining music retail: inside PMT's new store

Posted on: 26 June 2019

We took a trip to PMT's new Birmingham store following their recent move. Find out how they're redefining the world of music retail and taking on internet giants, read more here. 

Read more about redefining music retail: Inside PMT's new store


Mental Health Top Tips for Musicians

Posted on: 04 June 2019

Musicians' mental health is a priority. Here are our top 5 tips to look after your mental health. 

Read our 5 top tips for musicians' mental health


Mind Charity Partner

Posted on: 20 May 2019

The employees of Allianz Insurance have selected Mind, the leading mental health charity as their new charity partner. 

Find out more about our charity partnership with Mind


The essential festival packing checklist

Posted on: 25 April 2019

Dust off your wellies, crack the mud off your third favourite pair of sunglasses – festivals are coming.

Find out what you need


How music examiners assess your performance

Posted on: 17 April 2019

Music examiners assess your performance using marking criteria which focus on pitch, time, tone, shape and performance. ABRSM’s Chief Examiner John Holmes explains in detail. 

Find out how examiners assess