29/01/2018

Cherubim News

  • Support Cherubim when shopping with Amazon!

    Support Cherubim when shopping with Amazon!

    Here’s a really cool idea: How about supporting Cherubim with 0.5% of your Amazon purchases at no cost to yourself? Sounds good to us, and we’d really like people to sign up for it.     Sign up at Amazon Smile – it requires a separate log in, but does not affect …Read More »
  • Top musicians unite in call for all pupils to have the right to learn an instrument

    Top musicians unite in call for all pupils to have the right to learn an instrument

    Myleene Klass has condemned cuts to music tuition in schools, joining many public figures and musicians calling for all pupils to be given the right to learn an instrument. The classically trained former pop star said research showed music can help boost children’s intellectual, linguistic and emotional development. “Because it’s not …Read More »
  • Great music is for everyone

    Great music is for everyone

    ‘Classical Music is for all – so why are young people being deprived of one of life’s great pleasures?’ says Rob Rinder in the London Evening Standard. ‘Learning a musical instrument nurtures independence, confidence, staying power, collaboration, even mathematical capability. More importantly, it fosters imagination, and the connection with something …Read More »
  • Can we make Grace’s dreams come true?

    Can we make Grace’s dreams come true?

    Grace Callaghan is a third year BMus flute student at the RNCM. She writes ‘My tutors tell me that to progress further it’s vital that I have a flute of a professional standard, but I don’t have the means to buy a better one with my student debt now rising …Read More »
  • No primary-aged child should miss out on playing music say former winners of the BBC Young Musician

    No primary-aged child should miss out on playing music say former winners of the BBC Young Musician

    No primary-aged child should miss out on playing music say former winners of the BBC Young Musician . When three musical prodigies took the stage on Sunday night to battle for the prestigious title of BBC Young Musician, the virtuosity on display will leave viewers in no doubt about the …Read More »
  • BBC Young Musicians plea for free music lessons for children

    BBC Young Musicians plea for free music lessons for children

    The winners of the BBC Young Musician competition unite in a plea for all primary school children to be given free music lessons This year, the BBC is celebrating 40 years of its Young Musician competition. All of us past winners take great pride in its legacy, which is a …Read More »
  • Mid-summer Song is coming…

    Mid-summer Song is coming…

    On Friday 13th July 2018 we will be hosting the Midsummer Song event  at Compton Marbling. Details hereRead More »
  • Gabrieli weekend: a great success

    Gabrieli weekend: a great success

    The Gabrieli event held in St John’s Church, Tisbury over the weekend of the 7th and 8th of April was a resounding success! With the Cherubim Singers coming from far and wide to participate, joined by Michael Maxwell Steer on the Organ, Sam Wiggs on bassoon, and Resonate Brass (from …Read More »
  • Annie Pullar

    Annie Pullar

    Violinist Annie Pullar is a recent graduate of the Royal Welsh College (RWCMD). During her final year she began playing a viola loaned from the College. “I quickly realised I had really fallen in love with the instrument, and now want to return to college to undertake a Masters; but …Read More »
  • Something to celebrate

    Something to celebrate

    Here’s something to celebrate: The Cherubim Music Trust has just received its first payment of £354 from the Co-op in Tisbury – which represents 1% of the purchases of Cherubim-supporting members in the Tisbury Co-op. A massive thank you to all who have contributed – well done everyone. The Cherubim …Read More »