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WORLD CLASS ORCHESTRA COMES TO PMZ

17th October 2011

An internationally renowned orchestra is taking up residence at Plymouth Music Zone as part of a special music education tour reaching thousands of young musicians in only a handful of locations across the UK. The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE) has principal guest conductors like Sir Simon Rattle and is unique in the way it uses original period instruments to play baroque, classica…

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WORLD CLASS ORCHESTRA COMES TO PMZ

PMZ WINS FUNDING FOR 'RED CROSS ROCK' PROJECT

19th September 2011

Plymouth Music Zone has secured vital funding to deliver work to some of the most vulnerable young people in the city. The £6000 from the Plymouth City Council Targeted Youth Fund will allow PMZ to work in partnership with the British Red Cross to do music sessions with children of refugees and asylum seekers. The funding will also mean PMZ can deliver 'Girl Rock Therapy' events t…

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PMZ WINS FUNDING FOR 'RED CROSS ROCK' PROJECT

FOND FAREWELL TO VERA

16th September 2011

Plymouth Music Zone is bidding a sad farewell to one of its oldest and much loved participants. 90 year old Vera Sambles was well known for her rendition of "It's a Wonderful World" captured on video by music leader Simon Hackworthy at one of their weekly singing sessions at Frank Cowl House in Devonport. Simon remembers the stories she would tell about the Blitz and all the warm …

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FOND FAREWELL TO VERA