Three children enjoying making music using Boomwhackers

Music Champions

Early Years  Music Champions  is a 2-year project run by  Leicester/shire Early Years Music Network led by The Spark Arts for Children. Music Champions  will promote the role music plays in the communication and language development of children aged 0-4 years, providing training and network opportunities for musicians and early years practitioners.

Membership of the network is available to anyone with an interest in  developing their practice and championing music  in Early Years, including practitioners, musicians and venues. For more information on joining the network contact Liza Foster, Early Years Programme Manager

The  Leicester/shire Early Years Music NetworkMusic Champions project has been funded by Youth Music, using public funding from the National Lottery through Arts Council England. Delivery partners  include The Spark Arts for Children, Leicester-Shire Music Education Hub, Leicester City Council  Neighbourhood  Services, Leicester City Council Early Help Services, Talent25 / DMU,  Philharmonia Orchestra, The City Classroom and The Mighty Creatives.

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