The Fresh Prince and Three Little Birds

New resources “Fresh Prince of Bel Air” and “Three Little Birds” have been added to the inspira Pops library in  Charanga Musical School under the KS2 tab and in Charanga Music Coach under the KS3 tab. […]

Britten songs added to Charanga programmes

Charanga, in partnership with Aldeburgh Music, is producing new, exciting and contemporary digital resources to support Benjamin Britten’s “Friday Afternoons”. The first Unit of Work with resources for the songs “Ee-oh!” and “The Useful Plough”, is […]

Charanga is finalist in Best Digital Resource Award

Music Teacher Magazine nominated Charanga Musical School for the Best Digital or Technical Resource Award 2013 in March. Other finalists were ABRSM Aural Trainer app, Jampod, which won the award, and SightRead4Piano app. For more information […]

New Song Centre in Charanga Musical School

With songs from nursery rhymes to Bon Jovi and ABBA, classroom music teachers particularly will be delighted with the Song Centre added to Charanga Musical School, which is a modern music curriculum for the whole school […]

Nationwide children’s singing project

Friday Afternoons is a nationwide singing project led by Aldeburgh Music, culminating on Britten’s birthday – 22 November 2013. The initiative, which forms part of Aldeburgh Music’s Britten Centenary programme and the worldwide Britten 100 celebrations, […]

Fantastic and buzzing in Lancs

Musical School – a modern ICT-supported primary music curriculum for the whole school Headteacher comment: “Charanga Musical School has had a fantastic effect; teachers can track children’s progression clearly and the supporting planning and assessment is […]

Motivating more practice

Chris Blurton, Music Teacher at Haytor View Primary School, Newton Abbott, reviews Charanga Music World “When teaching children to play a musical instrument, the biggest challenge is encouraging them to practise. Children will come up with […]

Welcome to the Lewisham Music Hub and SELB

Charanga welcomes the teachers and staff from the Lewisham Music Hub and SELB in Northern Ireland. There are now over 70 Music Services working in partnership with Charanga to make more music happen.

Charanga launch in USA

Charanga’s two founding directors, Mark Burke and Paul Fletcher, went to the USA in February to launch Charanga Music World USA at the Texas Music Educator’s Association (TMEA) annual convention. As well as presenting the programme […]

Strictly great singing

Strictly Come Dancing singer, Chris Madin, sings on some of Charanga’s inspira® Pops songs. inspira® Pops uses well-known songs by artists such as Bon Jovi, ABBA, Adele, and others with full backing, differentiated instrumental parts, lesson […]