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  • Road Bridge

    Take it to the Bridge

    Take it to the Bridge. Take it to the Bridge Sarah Quinn, Manager of Academy of Music and Sound Edinburgh, climbed the Forth Road Bridge yesterday with the winners of the Forth Bridge national song competition. The song-writing competition was devised to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Forth Road Bridge and was won by [...]

  • Yamaha Visit to Birmingham

    Yamaha visits Birmingham

    Yamaha visits Birmingham. Big in Japan The Academy of Music and Sound Birmingham was delighted to play host to Yu Inuoue and Usamu Ito who travelled from Yamaha headquarters in Hamamatsu, Japan. The pair, who are researching designs for electric guitars, met students to ask their opinions on design. They were joined by Martin Adam [...]


    LA Calling

    LA Calling. LA Calling Swindon graduate George Christie has been telling us of his recent work with UK band The Miscreants which then led to an unforgettable trip to LA to work with Heavy Metal record label Mediaskare and their band Bermuda. "During September, I was hired by a band called Miscreants to co-write, produce [...]

  • MH Angus

    Edinburgh-start the year in style.

    Academy of Music and Sound Edinburgh kicked off the academic year with a welcome party for all new students. There were performances from current HND and BA (Hons) students as well as a great display from the in-house teacher band. Manager of the Edinburgh centre, Sarah Quinn commented “this is always the perfect way to [...]


    Swindon BA Success

    We’re very proud to attach photos of some BTEC Music Performance students who started life at New College. Yesterday they collected their BA (Hons) Degrees in Wolverhampton. The group shot shows Bradley Lewis (2nd left) Holly Baker and Stephanie Arlott. They each gained their BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music with New College. Holly […]

  • VT3

    Our friends Vintage Trouble.

    West coast soul-rockers Vintage Trouble have just completed a full summer of gigs and festivals. The band are frequent visitors to our centres, delivering inspirational masterclasses to our students, followed by a visit to the bands gig in the evening.  There are few bands in the world today who deliver such a dynamic stage performance. […]

  • Tom Andrews

    Tom Andrews

    Former student signs with Ellen Academy of Music & Sound student Tom Andrews has been sensationally signed up by American talk show Ellen DeGeneres as her second new artist for her record label ElevenEleven. Tom was spotted by DeGeneres on You Tube and personally called Toms home to invite him to America to appear on [...]

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