Community Music Project Creation and Management Training Programme

If you are running music workshops or training to be a music leader this
course can show you how to understand the historical and social context for
your work and suggest methods for creating and running good-model community
projects from conception to completion.

Posted: 10/03/2022

From 3rd November – 2nd February* every Thursday evening, 6 – 8pm @ The

Brady Centre, Hanbury St. E1 5HU (near Whitechapel tube).

Module 1: Context and Project Design – 3rd & 10th Nov

Setting a historical context for community music projects and analysing the

elements that make a good project model. Participants will create a project

in the sessions according to an analysis of needs, the exact client groups

and the realistic impact strategies available for their idea.

Module 2: Projects and Fundraising – 17th & 24th Nov

Looking in detail at different types of project and their purposes and how

to fundraise for them.

Module 3: Managing and Planning Ahead – 1st & 8th Dec

How to manage projects from design to completion, impact strategies,

managing teams and negotiation skills.

Module 4: Evaluation and Reporting – 12th & 19th Jan 2012

The essentials of evaluating the performance of a project and how to report

to funders and other stakeholders.

Module 5: Tips and Tricks of project and self-management – 26th Jan & 2nd

Feb 2012

Problem solving in project management. Managing time and different

priorities within a portfolio career.

Course tutor Dave O’ Donnell is one of the pioneers of the community music

movement in the UK and has been running community music projects for over 30


He created Community Music (now known as CM) in 1983 – the first project of

its type to develop community-based outreach work with socially excluded

young people alongside accredited training for musicians to become music



Standard fee (for full programme): £250

**Discounted fee for MusicLeader members (full programme – limited number

available): £200**

Fee per module (if taken individually): £60

Places are limited on this programme and will be allocated as applications

are received. This specialist training is not often available at such a low

price across accessible twilight sessions, so don’t miss out – book your

place now!

For full details on the workshop content and timetable and to download a

booking form, visit the MusicLeader


This programme is delivered by CM in partnership with MusicLeader London,

hosted by Sound Connections

"Just to say a huge thanks ... I am looking forward to progressing with this project thanks to your support, advice and guidance"

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