Visiting Music Alive

Highworth Community Centre is on two levels and only has step free access to Music Alive’s music room via the lower level (follow directions for ‘additional parking’ and park in or near the disabled parking bays).  Walk towards the centre keeping the steepening slope to your right and the rooms...

Summer Holiday Music Sessions with young people 2018

Weekly fun and interactive group music sessions for young people with special needs using singing, acoustic instruments and musical technology to make music will take place in Music Alive’s purpose built accessible music room on the following dates: Monday 30th July Tuesday 7th August Monday 13th August Monday 20th August...

Music Alive Trustee Information

Music Alive is looking for wise, skilled and informed pepole to serve as Trustees to meet the large but realistic challenge to turn the fortunes of the charity around.  In potential new Trustees, Management / HR / Marketing / Financial or Administrative skills are desirable as well as the perspective...

Performing

We’re fortunate to have collaborated with many fabulous musicians over the years. A good way of thanking musician volunteers and encouraging future engagement by including links to their current work. Performers have included singers, guitarists, percussionists, string, woodwind, keyboard, sound beam and laptop players.  Music Alive’s previous performances include: On the Patio...

Podcasts

All of our podcasts are available on Soundcloud. The links and some information are provided below: 105.5 Swindon Community Radio One of our volunteer is a Trainee at 105.5 Swindon Community Radio and one of his projects was to create a broadcast about Music Alive focusing around the Saturday Sessions...

Singing

Sing with Linda, Vicky and/or Kate of Swindon Community Choir.  Sessions take place on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month from 1 – 2pm. Vocal health and harmony are explored in great company.   Acapella or accompanied by instruments, a wide repertoire of songs chosen by participants. Open to...

Tech Jams

Tablets, phones, soundbeam, keyboards, electric guitars, Theramin,pedals and switches are combined with people and amplification to create great sounds and sometimes music. Please contact sessions@music-alive.org.uk. if you’d like to enquire about a Tech Jam.  

Open Music Making Sessions

Open Music Making Sessions Here at Music Alive, we have a wide range of acoustic and technological musical instruments that are great fun to play with and easy to use. Tis means we can learn more together about making music inclusively. Anyone who is over 16 years old is welcome to...

Our values

At Music Alive, we work to the following values: We respect each other, our beneficiaries, our volunteers, our stakeholders and our partners. We understand that respect is rooted in how we behave – how we treat each other, how we communicate, doing what we commit to do on time, recognising...