Heart Beats music is a Somerset club for younger adults with learning disabilities. Heart Beats is run by Count Me In. Our team give you the support and opportunities to have friendly fun and play live music on real instruments.
Our 'AllStars' project is about playing, leading and teaching music. It’s called 'AllStars' because we believe everyone is musical.
We're supported by Youth Music, using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.
Training opportunity with the AllStars team, January 30th
Joining in : exploring good practice for inclusive music
A CPD day for professionals with Count Me In.
training day is for professionals who are looking for new ideas and ways to use
music inclusively .
Join us for a creative and hands-on day
in this inspiring setting to explore some different approaches to learning
through music. This CPD opportunity is a day
of practical exercises, playing, reflecting and discussion, led by the
music leaders of the AllStars project, Alex Lupo, Jane Harwood and Russ
We will investigate methods and
techniques to fully include all children and young people with additional
This training is for educators (mainstream and SEN), SENCOs,
teaching assistants, musicians, music leaders and practitioners working in
non formal settings.
Topics to be covered:
enabling musicianship in mixed groups
- inclusion and communication through music
- incorporating interpersonal and therapeutic approaches
The training has a unique,experientialelement. Attendees will be offered the
opportunity to attend one of our ‘Heart Beats’ live music sessions, to co-lead
a workshop with an integrated, inclusive group of young musicians.
are strictly limited.
Do bring your own instruments, though
some will be provided.
Please bring some lunch to share.
Drinks and snacks are provided.
: Saturday January 30th 2016
: The Lecture Hall, Wells and Mendip Museum, 8
Cathedral Green, Wells BA5 2UE