Plymouth Music Zone

We are a community music charity that believes passionately in the power of music to reach out and bring people together. This is even more important now during lockdown.

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Our onsite sessions are currently paused but we are using this time as an opportunity to explore new and exciting ways of making music with you from a distance.

Listening & Learning ~ PMZ Voices

How technology going wrong taught me resilience

During PMZ’s ‘Extraordinary Times programme’, we’re setting out to listen and learn during this lockdown. As part of that we are inviting posts from a…

The Value of Musical Experiences

During PMZ’s ‘Extraordinary Times programme’, we’re setting out to listen and learn during this lockdown. As part of that we are inviting a series of…

Challenges of Connecting With Others Through Zoom

During PMZ’s ‘Extraordinary Times programme’, we’re setting out to listen and learn during this lockdown. As part of that we’ll be inviting a series of…

Music for Grief: The Colour of Her Words

Here PMZ participant Rachel explains how she was introduced to Plymouth Music Zone and then later became a participant, benefiting from making music first to…

Finding Joy Making Music in a Pandemic

During PMZ’s ‘Extraordinary Times programme’, we’re setting out to listen and learn during this lockdown. As part of this we are inviting a series of…

Flexibility Finds a Way for Music Sessions at Residential Homes

It felt like a long, long Summer as we were unable to continue with our usual musical sessions in residential homes that mean so much…

Community Creation

NSPCC – ‘Young Voices’ Project 2020

 Catch you Through it All by the PL5 ~ Together for Childhood Plymouth Music Zone began working on this NSPCC-funded project just under a…

End of 2020 Songwriting Challenge

We asked you to help us write an uplifting winter song as the end of 2020 arrived. This is what you helped write! Here was…

Baton Beats Samba Collaboration

These videos are part of community project to create a collaborative samba.

Latest News

PMZ Receives Culture Recovery Grant

We are pleased to announce that we have been successful in our bid to Arts Council England for round 2 of the government’s Culture Recovery…

Job Opportunity: Fundraising Manager

This is an amazing opportunity for an enthusiastic and capable Trusts Fundraiser to take their career to the next level. Do you have what it…

Coronavirus (Covid-19) End of 2020 Update from Plymouth Music Zone

It will come as no surprise that as the end of the 2020 edges ever closer everyone here at Plymouth Music Zone is still very…