We are proud of the excellent reputation we have in delivering first class world music CPD sessions. We have led world-music CPD sessions for many schools, Music Hubs, music services and national music conferences. Our teaching methodology has been recognised as exemplary and we were Finalists in the Music Teacher Awards 2015, 2017 & 2019 as well as Winners in the Primary Music Magazine Awards 2019 for the best instrumental resource.


facilitator training:

Monthly Mentoring Course

with Mike Simpson, Musical Director of Inspire-works

Video conferencing course consisting of 3 x 60-minute live and interactive video sessions for anyone teaching whole-class instrumental music lessons with a focus on percussion or world-music. The course covers whole-class facilitation skills, one-off lesson material, schemes of work, teaching ideas & assessment guidance for 7-14 year olds.



Icebreakers and warm-ups:

Gumboot Grove or Balinese Monkey Chart


  • PanIndoAfroSamba

  • West African Drumming

  • Brazilian Samba Drumming

  • Indonesian Gamelan

  • Caribbean Steel Pans

  • What Can I Do With My Music Trolley?!

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Certified World-Music Facilitator Training

Suitable for community musicians and those needing accreditation or training to help get schools work 


Our previous clients include