"Oh I can't hold a note!" "I'd better not sing, it'll start raining" "Oooo you're so good, you should be on X-Factor!" So often we have been met with comments like this. It seems to be assumed that regular, every day people cannot sing, and that if you can, or do, or are comfortable trying, you are someone special and should be put on a stage. Within the last twelve months, I have been part of three events in three different healthcare settings that demonstrate the importance of singing in making deep impact connections with … Continue Reading ››
NOW CLOSED FOR APPLICATIONS
Applications are now open for our 5-day Music in Healthcare Settings Training course based in our home venue of Derby, UK.
This course will take place on 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 May 2016 at Kedleston Road Training and Development Centre, and Derbyshire Children's Hospital (Royal Derby Hospital).
More details are available here:
Music in Healthcare Training opportunity Musicians Brief May 2016 (pdf)
Application Form (pdf)
Application Form (word document)
We will be offering places on the training programme as we receive suitable applications. … Continue Reading ››
OPUS Music CIC relies on grants and donations to deliver music-making in healthcare settings.Please consider supporting our Music and Health practice by donating to our funds. OPUS Music CIC is a non profit-making organisation, dedicated to ensuring that all donations go directly towards providing music-making opportunities for people most in need in healthcare settings.