Knavesmire Primary School

Trafalgar Street, York, North Yorkshire YO23 1HY

01904 554445

schooloffice@knavesmire.southbank.academy

Music

You can find out more about the music lessons on offer at Knavesmire Primary School under the Extended Schools section or scroll down the page for contact details of the tutors operating in school.

For a list of the current tutors operating in school along with contact details please click here.

Music Resources

Benedetti Foundation

The well known violinist Nicola Benedetti has started an educational foundation and they have been sharing videos of musical activities on their website:

https://www.benedettifoundation.org/resources

Wigmore Hall

The Wigmore Hall have shared videos and resources linked to their live concerts for children. There are also musical activities for children to do at home:

https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/learning/music-at-home 

BBC: Bring the Noise

The BBC education platform has a huge amount of activities available to do at home under the name Bring the Noise:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/bring-the-noise 

Sing Up

Sing Up, a singing resource subscription service, has enabled access to a variety of free singing resources:

https://www.singup.org/singupathome 

Portsmouth Music Hub

Portsmouth Music Hub have created a brand new resource tool kit with recordings of songs suitable for primary aged children:

https://www.portsmouthmusichub.org/118594

Opera North

Opera North have created a new online home music programme for childre aged 7-11, delivered by specialist Opera North tutors. The programme will enable a holistic understanding of music and includes the opportunity to learn an instrument. The Programme contains a fee of £108 per term.

https://www.operanorth.co.uk/whats-on/home-music-programme/

Leicester-Shire Music Hub

Leicestershire Music Hub have created a list of free music technology resources to be used at home:

https://leicestershiremusichub.org/prim-music-tech

NYCOS

The National Youth Choir of Scotland have created a series of video resources to develop musicianship skills at home. Accessible for all children of all ages the videos are based on the educational principles and teachings of Kodaly which we follow in our school music lessons.

https://www.nycos.co.uk/learn/video-resources/