Challenging Voices

Photo credit: Nick Hyman
LOCATION: UNITED KINGDOM
GRANT TYPE: PROJECT
GRANT YEAR: 2021

A sustainable national project supporting music leaders and teachers making music with children and young people with social, emotional and mental health difficulties (SEMHD)
DR PHIL MULLEN (SOUND SOCIETY) & MAC MAKES MUSIC

Delivered by Dr Phil Mullen and Sound Society CIC in partnership with Birmingham based MAC Makes Music, the Challenging Voices project will establish a national program of training support for music leaders working with young people with social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMHD).

The project will provide training, reflective mentoring and other continuing professional development to music leaders working with young people with SEMHD, with further up-skilling of this workforce made possible through the creation of videos and other resources for dissemination.

Project Team

Dr Phil Mullen

Project Lead & Director, Sound Society CIC

Liz Segal

Director, Sound Society CIC

Ann Jones

Music Leader, Mac Makes Music (Birmingham)

Holly Radford

Producer, Mac Makes Music (Birmingham)