Conference: MMA INSET

Wednesday 27th February 2013

Wednesday 27 February 2013

This seminar is open to MMA

and non-MMA members

Location: Queen Anne’s School, RG4 6DX

Cost: £10


Queen Anne’s will be hosting an Inset Day for the MMA on Wednesday 27 February. This is also open to non-members of the MMA and the day will focus on the following areas of music education:

  • Current challenges
  • Examination specifications
  • Day-to-day business
  • Introduction to the VOCES8 Method – This is a brand new scheme which seeks to promote learning in schools through regular musical activity which all can be involved in. It is being run as a pilot scheme in a number of schools and is the focus of a research project by the London Institute for Education.
  • Worship and Music for Chapel – a discussion session with musicians and school chaplains talking about how to support whole-school faith events and an exchange of ideas with Frances Novillo from the RSCM.

The day includes a lunchtime concert by Queen Anne’s students and lunch will also be provided.


  • 9.30am – Coffee and registration
  • 10.00am – Discussion workshop and open forum
  • 11.00am – Coffee
  • 11.10am – VOCES8 Method
  • 12.30pm – Lunch
  • 1.00pm – Lunchtime Concert
  • 2.00pm – Chaplains and Musicians
  • 4.00pm – Depart 

Reserve a place now:

If you would like to reserve a place on this seminar, please email Mrs Claire Richards, Music Administrator.

Please make cheques payable to ‘Queen Anne’s School’.





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