Karen Kirkland Music | Composer - Performer - Teacher

Projects

Karen Kirkland works with a wide variety of companies and individuals on many different projects.

Of One Accord Choir

Of One Accord Choir

Of One Accord is a mixed voice choir based in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. The choir have premiered many of Karen's choral works. Karen regularly performs and composes for this wonderful choir. Karen's carol "Hear the angels sing" is a regular piece in the choirs christmas repertoire. They have also premiered "Futility" based on the poem by Wilfred Owen, and "Seafever" based on the poem by John Masefield.

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Bewdley Concert Band

Bewdley Concert Band

Bewdley Concert Band are a flourishing community band based in Bewdley, Worcestershire. The band is open to woodwind, brass and percussion. They welcome all players, all abilities. Rehearsals are at St Anne's CE Primary school every saturday morning 10-30 to 12-30 during term time.

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Sing Up

Sing Up

Sing Up is an award- winning organisation providing the complete singing package for schools through resources, training and guidance. Sing Up believes that all children and young people have a right to good quality singing provision, to deepen their understanding of music and singing, raise attainment and develop lasting tools to express themselves with confidence and creativity.

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The Film Orchestra

The Film Orchestra

The Film Orchestra and The Film Orchestra choir with musical director Karen Kirkland. A new and exciting venture is in development featuring the development of a TFO choir. If you feel you have the passion, voice and commitment. Karen would love to hear from you. Please contact the TFO team or email Karen to receive further details.

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Froncysyllte Male Voice Choir

Froncysyllte Male Voice Choir

This amazing choir, the "Fron" was formed in 1947 to compete in the now world renowed Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod. The choir have a reputation for excellence home and aboard.

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Shropshire Music Education Hub

Shropshire Music Education Hub

Shropshire Music Education Hub(Shropshire Music Hub)is a group of organisations whose collective aim is to promote and faciliate high quality musical learning and experiences throughout the county. The Hub receives funding from central government via Arts Council England in order to deliver opportunities as laid out by the National Plan for Music Education(NPME).

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Shropshire Music Service

Shropshire Music Service

Shropshire Music Service provides instrumental, vocal and curriculum support for schools throughout Shropshire. The aim of the Music Service is to provide, develop and support the highest quality of music education in Shropshire and to give young people performing opportunities in schools and in the community.

Shropshire Music Service - Teaching, Workshops, Shropshire Sings

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Cleobury Mortimer Concert Brass

Cleobury Mortimer Concert Brass

Cleobury Mortimer Concert Brass is a band straight out of the 'Shire', with their base being the Parish Hall in the sleepy town of Cleobury Mortimer. After making a return to the competition circuit, CMCB were 4th section champions 2011, National finalists 2012, 4th sectional Midlands champions 2016, 2nd National champions. 2017 is proving to be another great year with 3rd place at the Midlands Areas and another trip to the National finals in September.

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SARN Associates

SARN Associates

Helping develop strong links between business and education. Highlights include: The creation of Tânni and Friends characters, developed originally for the North Wales Fire and Rescue Service, that are now being presented to schools across Wales by all regional Fire and Rescue Services. Tânni was recently featured on the BBC as part of a programme about the Fire and Rescue Service.

Sarn Associates - Future projects under discussion

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Millgate House Education

Millgate House Education

Millgate House Education is an international publisher of teaching resources and provider of continuing professional development. Based in Cheshire, England we work with teachers all over the world to provide ideas, insight and inspiration for learners age 4 – 16. Our books and CD-ROMs cover English, maths, science, music, history and geography. We also produce sheet music for choirs.

Karen Kirkland's work available via Millgate House Education

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One Day One Choir

One Day One Choir

One Day One Choir is a global choral initiative, starting in 2014, which has been created to mobilise the inspiring and harmonious power of singing together to unite people globally to sing for peace on and around Peace Day, September 21st. Karen's song " A Peace Blessing" for choir or unison, solo voice is dedicated to this inspiring project and is available as a free download. Click on the article title for more information.

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J M Brass

J M Brass

J M Brass (Jayne's Memorial Brass) is a charity brass band founded 2016 in memory of former cornet player Jayne Gallier. The band has two aims, to raise money for cancer charities and provide former players or players unable to provide a regular commitment the opportunity to play again purely for pleasure. The band rehearse every fortnight at Abraham Darby Academy, Shropshire.

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Music Mark

Music Mark

Music Mark is a membership organisation for Music Services and/or lead organisations of a Music Education Hub, their teaching and support teams, their partners and their schools. They support the wider music education sector, to deliver high quality musical and social outcomes for all children and young people.

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World Of Work

World Of Work

Introducing children and young people to the world of work using a range of fun interactive group sessions.

World of Work - new song just released - download available - email Karen

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