music development fund

Cardiff Council moves to calm fears over funding cuts to music services

Cardiff Council moves to calm fears over funding cuts to music services
February 7, 2013 No Comments »

Cardiff Council today moved to calm fears over proposed changes to the way it funds children’s music services, stressing that it is not cutting the Music Development Fund, and that the impact of increased tuition fees may not affect all ... Read More »

Council cuts to music services ‘beggar belief’

Council cuts to music services ‘beggar belief’
February 6, 2013 No Comments »

A scheme which funds music lessons for children at schools in the most disadvantaged parts of Cardiff will stop under the budget proposals. Labour-run Cardiff council plans to stop the Music Development Fund (MDF) – which helped more than 2,800 ... Read More »

Eos Chater: Why cuts to Cardiff’s music service must be stopped

Eos Chater: Why cuts to Cardiff’s music service must be stopped
February 6, 2013 1 Comment »

Having started playing the violin at five, Cardiff-born Eos Chater spent her childhood playing in orchestras in and around the Welsh capital. Now better known as a member of Bond, the best-selling string quartet of all time, she writes for ... Read More »