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Music Education Hub East Midlands

Working together to deliver excellence in music education across the East Midlands area

Welcome to MEHEM UpRising

Welcome to MEHEM UpRising, a Youth Music funded project working across the East Midlands to develop equitable music provision for pupils who are disabled and/or have additional learning needs.

See details of our upcoming events, as well as the growing Resource Balloon, sharing the best progressive practice for teachers, instrumental tutors and sector leaders.


Training and events

Autumn events open for booking! | UpRising offers a range of training and events for those delivering music education form instrumental teachers to school teachers and assistants

The Resource Balloon

An 'all thriller, no filler' bank of resources for all those who want to better engage young people with additional learning needs in music-making

About UpRising

UpRising seeks to improve the quality and consistency of inclusive music-making the East Midlands and beyond



Upcoming events

Inclusive Instrumental Tuition: What is it and how do we do it?

21 November and 6 December (Online) | Sessions will be led by experts in the field, mixing practical suggestions with elements of learning theory and space for sharing ideas and reflecting on current practice

Instrumental Tutor Hivemind

Mondy 26 February (Online) | A space for peers to share experiences and in a collaborative, supportive atmosphere that helps colleagues effectively engage pupils with additional needs in instrumental and curriculum music lessons

Special School Network Meetings

Tuesday 27 February (Online) | Training, networking and resources for Special Education School Music Coordinators across the East Midlands looking for free training, equipment and resources



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Supported by Youth Music with funding from National Lottery via Arts Council England

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