FREE CPD Twilight for Primary and Secondary Music Teachers at CBSO Centre


Award-winning online music resources and technology to support your teaching

As part of our continued support for music education in your area, Services for Education, Charanga and CBSO warmly invites you and two colleagues to a free workshop.

Event Title: Services for Education, Charanga YuStudio and The CBSO
Venue: The CBSO Centre, Berkley Street, Birmingham, B1 2LF
Date & Time: Thu 13th Jun, 16:30-18:30 BST (UTC+1:00)
Please register here

4:30-5:00pm: Networking with fellow colleagues, including sandwiches and light refreshments

5:00-6:30 pm: CPD Session for Primary and Secondary Music Teachers using Charanga’s YuStudio

6:30-6:45pm: CBSO Schools Concert Needs Analysis

YuStudio for Primary Teachers: The session explores YuStudio, Charanga’s full-featured DAW, which is very accessible for beginners but not limited to more experienced music tech students. The ready-made units can be used flexibly in the classroom. Everything within VIP Studio Sessions is easily shared with students, allowing them to continue to work between lessons and presented by Tim Bond.

YuStudio for Secondary Teachers: A session on using Charanga YuStudio to take your First Steps in Music Technology. Use the Create Resources included in Musical School to support your class in creating beats, adding melodies and layers, and even recording and using effects, all for non-specialists and non-musicians with zero tech experience! Use whatever technology is available in your school to create cool music! As presented by Max Wheeler, practical and hands-on tips and reassurance on how you can get started making the kind of music your students are listening to today.

Optional: 7:30pm: CBSO Concert – FREE tickets to colleagues who would like to attend (this part of the evening is optional) Barber & Rachmaninoff | City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (

Please email Tim Bond ( directly if you want to reserve a ticket for the concert or have any specific dietary requirements.

If you would like to attend, register here. You can also explore the platform with a free 30-day trial.