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WIDENING HORIZONS – Join our Skills Development and Exchange Programme

Are you aged 15 – 25 years and do you want to become a Community Events Volunteer at World Heart Beat Music Academy? By taking part in the Skills Development and Exchange Programme you will become a Community Events Volunteer empowering and up-skilling yourself to support your World Heart Beat community through; Access to masterclasses on […]

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World Heart Beat Music Academy announced as ZEDRA’s first international charity partner

  World Heart Beat Music Academy and ZEDRA, the global active wealth, corporate and fund solutions specialist, have announced a new partnership, which celebrates the mutual values of the two organisations. ZEDRA’s sponsorship will allow the charity to create a new jazz talent development programme for young musicians aged 14 – 25 years, many of whom live in challenging circumstances.  […]

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Try an instrument at our next Open Day – Saturday 28th March

World Heart Beat Music Academy’s next Open Day will take place on Saturday 28th March as part of the free national event Learn to Play Day, which encourages everyone in the UK to start making music. Find out more  The Open Day provides an informal opportunity for your child to trial an instrument of their choice and to also […]

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We are hiring! Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships (maternity cover)

Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships (maternity cover) Reporting line CEO / Artistic Director Location South West London, with flexible working possible Company World Heart Beat Salary £45-50,000 per annum, dependent on experience About World Heart Beat Founded over a decade ago, we provide excellence in music education and performance. World Heart Beat is fast becoming […]

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Education Officer – vacancy

Vacancy – Education Officer role 9th December  Job Description:  Education Officer About the Academy We believe music is a universal form of communication that bridges cultural, political, social, economic and linguistic barriers. Our aim is to realise every young person’s potential in the field of music and beyond and we also take young students who […]

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World Heart Beat Music Academy & Nick Thomlinson WIN the national 2019 Achates Individual Philanthropy Award

We are delighted to announce that World Heart Beat Music Academy and Nick Thomlinson have won the national 2019 Achates Individual Philanthropy Award, sponsored by Spektrix. The award acknowledged the charity’s excellence in fundraising and celebrated the generosity of one of their immensely valued supporters.  World Heart Beat was introduced to Nick Thomlinson by a trustee who thought Nick’s considerable experience in property would make him […]

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51st State Band Live in Concert at Putney Arts Theatre

On Friday 15th November two packed houses at Putney Arts Theatre were swept off their feet when 70+ gifted young musicians from World Heart Beat’s 51st State Band wowed them with a vibrant programme of jazz, rock, soul and musical theatre.   Houselights went down and spotlights went up on to an audience that was promptly immersed in a wave of Re-Birth Brass Band’s ‘Keep that […]

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Bambino classes 2019

NEW Bambino and Toddler Music Class

Join us for our new Bambino and Toddler music class run by musician and vocalist Sian Kelly!  This is a mixed age class (0 – 4 years) and helps build confidence, listening skills and an appreciation for different types of music. Little ones can experiment with sound through discovering new instruments, listening to different beats and rhythms to really help unleash the musical senses. […]

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African music workshop and concert with South African band Otto & the Mutapa Calling

On Wednesday 30th October, World Heart Beat hosted a very special African music workshop and concert with South African band Otto & the Mutapa Calling and some of our very talented young musicians.  Kamilla Arku, who teaches piano with us and who is also Artistic Director and Founder of Music for Liberia organised for the band to visit. This was followed by the opportunity to […]

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Make a Vital Pledge to our Big Give Challenge

Please Make A Pledge… To make a seed pledge to our Big Give Challenge, please click button below: Make Pledge Here For more information, please contact: Sal GoldsmithHead of Philanthropy and Fundraising   Full URL to our thebiggive campaign page:

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