Creative Futures website
I CAN website – for information about training, evidence, programmes and specialist assessment
The Communication Trust website – for information and free, practical downloadable resources
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LEYMN – London Early Years Music NetworkMagic Acorns – developing co-creative processes between artists, educators and very young children in the east of England
MERYC – Music Educators and Researchers of Young ChildrenMusical Development Matters - Brand-new early years music guidance document with an accompanying online resource
Noteweavers – developing a community of learning in early music in north west England
NYMAZ – North Yorkshire early years music network
SaLTMusic – action research project exploring shared practice between speech and language therapy and early years’ music practitionersTakeArt Soundwaves network – early childhood music education programme in south west England
Tune into listening resource – online resource developed by Nicola Burke following a yearlong action research project investigating the effective use of recorded music in early years settingsYouth Music Network – information on developing music practice in early years settings, and explanations of some musical terms
Pitt, J., & Arculus, C. (2018). SALTMusic research report. Retrieved from Youth Music Network website: https://network.youthmusic.org.uk/saltmusic-research-reportYoung, S. (2003). Music with the under-fours. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. Young, S. (2018). Critical new perspectives in early childhood music: young children engaging and learning through music. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.