Exciting Opportunities With BedMID

05/12/2017

 

Exciting Opportunities With BedMID

05/12/2017

Share To:

Back to news

Article

BedMID (Bedford Music in Detention) is delighted to announce two exciting new opportunities!

 

Artist call out for new commission from BedMID

A new music or music-led commission for an artist whose practice explores aspects of identity, migration and working with detainees or refugees. The commission requires the artist to involve participants in the process of making the work.

  • Commission fee £1500
  • Music and music-led project
  • Working with a community group from Bedford
  • Marketing support from Bedford Creative Arts
  • Project management support from the selected community group
  • Opportunity to contribute to Refugee Week 2018 as appropriate
  • Deadline to apply 17:00, 5 January 2018. Shortlist announced on 9 January 2018 and interviews on 12 January 2018.

 

 

A free music making opportunity for community groups in Bedfordshire in 2018

Do you work with refugees, vulnerable or marginalised communities, or a wellbeing or mental health group? BedMID is offering six free music workshops each for four lucky community groups in 2018. If you think your participants could benefit from music and musician-led workshops then we would like to hear from you.

Deadline to apply 17:00, 5 January 2018.

Find out more and apply via our Opportunities page.

 

Latest News

December 5, 2017

Exciting Opportunities With BedMID

BedMID (Bedford Music in Detention) is delighted to announce two exciting new opportunities!   Artist call out for new commission from BedMID A new music or music-led commission for an artist whose practice explores aspects of identity, migration and working with detainees or refugees. The commission requires the artist to involve participants in the process

December 5, 2017

New BedMID Songwriting Project Explores Refugee Archive

BedMID (Bedford Music in Detention) is working with artist Joanne Hudson Lett and Friends of Refugees Bedfordshire to create a series of new songs that will be recorded for a new CD and performed during Refugee Week in June 2018. Participants will use archive material from BedMID’s past work with detainees in the Yarl’s Wood

November 9, 2017

The Health Lottery shines a light on our Clubhouse project

Last month, a film crew from our Clubhouse funders, The Health Lottery, came to have a sneak peak at our Clubhouse film-set and hang out with our resident filmmakers on Chester & Carlisle Roads Bedford. Despite the rain, they’ve made a rather lovely film about the project… and here it is!

See More

Want to get involved? YEAH!