Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and social distancing guidance, RCM Sparks events have been put on hold until further notice. In light of this, we are delighted to launch a brand new collection of digital resources to replace our cancelled workshops, courses and concert series.
We invite you to explore, listen, participate and perform with RCM Sparks at home or at school, until we can welcome you back into the building again.
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It is proven that children who engage in high-quality, regular musical learning from an early age gain musical, intellectual, emotional and social advantages.
Mini Sparks with Trish Keelan
Ignite & Explorers (age 5-11)
The resources below were written to replace workshops and courses that were due to take place during the Spring and Summer terms of 2020. We hope you enjoy exploring them at home. There is an activity pack and accompanying recorded or printed sheet music resources for each project.
Introduction to Film Music
Springboard (age 12-18)
We were excited to hold our Springboard composition summer course digitally this year. Below are some useful resources and activities from the course that we’ve made available for everyone to enjoy from home. Check this page regularly for more resources for composers!
We have the following resources for schools - but the resources in the sections above are also relevant.
Check this page regularly for more activities for schools coming soon!
Thinking of learning an instrument?
These videos are designed to introduce you to different instruments, what they look like, how they work and how they sound. Which is your favourite?
Coming soon: Trumpet and Cello
If you’re interested in learning an instrument, why not contact your local Music Hub?
You also may wish to find out more about the RCM’s Teaching Service.