We believe people with learning disabilities should have an interactive musical life that enhances their lives and education

25th Anniversary Celebration!

”On July 12th we celebrated our 25th birthday with Thomas’ Tea Party; a virtual, inclusive, music ‘festival’ and tea party. The festival was in honour of Thomas Hall, whose parents John and Sarah Hall founded the charity to celebrate his short life. This year, Thomas’ Tea Party was a virtual event hosted on our Facebook […]“

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Soundabout Live! TV

”Soundabout Live! interactive music-making sessions for people of all ages with SLD and PMLD are led by different members of our amazing music practitioner team on our Facebook page every Tuesday & Saturday at 2pm. Every Live! session is stored on our YouTube page and on this TV section. You can play, pause, rewind and […]“

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Virtual Choir – Latest Song

”Our wonderful Soundabout Inclusive Choir, which is made up of people of all ages and abilities, have been meeting and singing together virtually while in lockdown due to the coronavirus. Individually they have performed one of the choir’s favourite songs, Reach, which was then brought together through the magic of technology… The choir is run […]“

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”Our child is generally denied access to universal services due to his disabilities and vulnerability. Families need this kind of provision as it has huge benefits to the child attending which impacts on his happiness, behaviour, self-esteem and family life in general“

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Schools & Music Education Hubs

”Excellent… gives staff new insights into their pupils and their abilities and potential“

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”Soundabout is a small charity with large ambitions. We aim to engage with people with severe or profound learning disabilities all across the UK through musical interaction to enable them to have a voice and way to communicate. Support from volunteers is vital to help us continue our life-changing work. Volunteering can be very rewarding […]“

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Amazon Smile

”We’re pleased to announce that Amazon have approved Soundabout as a recognised partner for their Smile programme which donates a percentage of every eligible sale to charities. Millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations to charities by Amazon. You will see these marked “Eligible for smile.amazon.co.uk” on their product detail pages.  With so […]“

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Coronavirus Update – Group Sessions Suspended

”We’re so sorry to announce that due to the evolving coronavirus situation we have decided to suspend all upcoming Soundabout group sessions until further notice. This includes our Tuesday and Saturday sessions, our festivals and Soundabout Inclusive Choir rehearsals and performances. This was a very difficult decision to make, but our first priority is the health […]“

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Upcoming Music Making Sessions

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