Category Archives: Nottinghamshire Hospice

Music in Healthcare Settings Apprenticeships: 2015-2016

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED Many thanks for the many applications we received. We look forward to announcing our new Apprentices for 2015/16 soon. We are delighted to launch the second year of our Music in Healthcare Settings Apprenticeship programme. From September 2015 to June/July 2016, we are offering four paid apprenticeships, exploring Music in Healthcare Settings practice alongside highly experienced OPUS Musicians and Trainers and supporting the development of new programmes of practice. Click on the following links for more information: Full Apprenticeship Programme Details (pdf) Apprenticeship Timetable (pdf) Application Form (word) Application Form (pdf) The deadline for applications … Continue Reading ››

Nottinghamshire Hospice

  OPUS Musicians Nick Cutts and Oli Matthews have been visiting Nottinghamshire Hospice on an (almost) weekly basis on Thursday mornings from September 2013 to February 2014, making music for and with patients.  Patients, volunteers and staff have engaged with the music, some enjoying simply listening, while others have played and sung along, sometimes making their own music using OPUS' collection of instruments.  We have discovered musicians, new (and old!) music and memories throughout.  This has been an extremely enjoyable and rewarding project, and we hope to return in the not too distant future.  Many thanks to Nottinghamshire … Continue Reading ››