Our Projects

At the OMF, we believe that all music is good music and are passionate about producing exciting, participatory projects that allow people to engage in all kinds of music making! From 'recycled' orchestras and community operas, to children's violin lessons and adult choirs - our aim is to reach out to all corners of community so that everybody, not just those who can afford it, can reap the pleasures and rewards of making music together.

 

Current and Ongoing Projects

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Free Music Lessons for Children aged 6-16

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Mapping the music of Manchester's migrant communities - come and share your story

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Award-winning music projects for children aged 6-12 - join us 4:30-5:30pm every Monday at the Nazarene!

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Olympias Voices of Hope

Empowering diverse women through singing - join us 12:30-1:30pm every Monday at the Nazarene!

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Weekly Choir for young people aged 11-16! Join us 4:00-5:00pm every Friday at the Nazarene! 

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Music and movement workshops for individuals with SEND

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Weekly violin lessons for children on free-school meals

 

Previous Projects

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3 original tracks by Afrobeat group Agbeko based on submissions to our 2020 lockdown music app, AgbekoCreate.

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3 Video-poems made for Journeys Festival International 2020

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A show about home, migration and belonging (2019)

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Check out the song we made for International Women's Day 2021

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We escaped lockdown into a world of imagination...