Outreach 1998-2004


Network Training National conference in Birmingham  “Best Practice in Secondary School Music” January 2003

*Sussex University Singing and Composing in the Classroom.. April 2003

*SfE:  4 National Conferences held twice in London as well as Manchester and Birmingham. “How to motivate and inspire all pupils through effective composing and singing strategies at KS3.”  March/April 2003

Oldham LEA Singing in the Classroom. . April 2003

*Renfrewshire LEA “Composing Matters” May 2003

*North Lanarkshire LEA “Composing Matters” May 2003

West Sussex LEA Music Teachers Conference. June 2003

* Solihull LEA “Composing Matters” June 2003

*Lancashire LEA “Composing Matters” October 2003

The Solent Music Project (Portsmouth, Southampton and Isle of Wight LEAs) “Singing in the Classroom”October 2003

*Wakefield LEA “Singing and Composing in the Classroom”, November 2003

Network Training (Manchester and London) Masterclasses for Music Teachers November 2003.

Renfrewshire LEA "Composing in the Classroom" January 2004Wolverhampton LEA "Practical Music Making course for secondary music teachers" February 2004

CROYDON LEA Patrick Allen singing project for 6 Croydon schools, culminating in performance at the Fairfield Halls Feb/March 2004

Department for Education and Skills/National Association of Music Educators

Singing workshop for music advisors and advanced skills teachers of music. March 2004

West Sussex County Council Singing in the classroom. Heads of Music Conference. June 2004

Dudley LEA "Practical Music Making course for secondary and primary teachers."

June 2004

Scottish Association for Music Education National Conference. Composing in the classroom (over two days). September 2004.

East Sussex County Council. Singing workshop for secondary music teachers.

October 2004


Manchester LEA,  “Singing in the Classroom. A National Symposium”. Royal Northern College  of Music. July 2001

*Leicestershire LEA ‘Improving the Quality of Singing in Secondary Schools’ March 2001

National Association of Music Educators-National Conference. “Finding The Key” Ripon. June 2001

Manchester LEA “Composing in the Classroom”., Royal Northern College  of Music. July 2001

Halle Orchestra. Education training for all orchestral players. Bridgewater Hall, Manchester October 2001

Network Training: National Conference in Birmingham-“Secondary School Music: Meeting National Requirements, Setting and Achieving Realistic Targets” November 2001

*Hull LEA  “Singing in the Classroom..” June 2002

*Lancashire LEA “Singing In the Secondary School “. January 2002

Essex Music Service Singing Conference March 2002

Leicestershire LEA Music Teachers’ Conference September 2002

West Sussex LEA Governors’ Conference October 2002



West Sussex  LEA“Let’s All Sing. Developing Singing for children aged 9-14.” October 1997

Haringey, Camden LEAs “Raising Musical Achievement at KS 3 and 4.” October 1998

Oxford and Buckinghamshire LEAs. Regional Music Conference March 2000

National Association of Music Educators. National Conference “Creative Solutions” Bath Spa. July 2000

*Cambridgeshire. “Singing Matters”.September 2000