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.

Latest News

Plymouth Music Zone Building Reopening

Thank you to everyone who has been keeping in touch, supporting us and continuing to work alongside us since our last update. This continues to…

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…

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…

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.

Listening & Learning ~ PMZ Voices

The Difference Between a Classical Musical Rehearsal and Moving Sounds

Hi, I’m Sophie, I’m a student studying music at Plymouth University. Through the Knowledge Exchange I have had the chance to join in ‘Moving Sounds’,…

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…