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We are a partnership between: Northumberland County Council music service,  Newcastle City Council music service,  and Sage Gateshead.

Our aims are:
  • to support and enhance music education in schools in line with The Importance of Music: A National Plan for Music Education (NPME).
  • to provide musical activities and ensembles for all children and young people, including early years.
  • to work with local communities and educational establishments. 
  • to provide professional development & training.
Music Partnership North

UNIT 7, Wansbeck Network Centre,
Wansbeck Business Park,
NE63 8QU

Click below to find contact details for our staff:
Lead Officer:  Jacky Craig (01670 624040)   

Manages School Partnerships in:
  • Ashington
  • Bedlington 
  • Blyth 
  • Cramlington

Deputy Lead Officer: David Francis (01670 620525)   

Manages School Partnerships in: 
  • Haydon Bridge
  • Hexham
  • Ponteland
  • Prudhoe
  • Seaton Valley

Music Co-ordinator: Richard Johnstone (01670 624047)    

Manages School Partnerships in: 
  • Alnwick
  • Amble
  • Berwick
  • Morpeth

Senior Administrator:  Lesley Scott (01670 624045)   
Business Development Officer: Fiona Johnstone (01670 624039) 

Administrators / Instruments:  (01670 624046)
Rachel Robbins  (Mon-Tues)  

Charlotte Dyson  (Mon-Fri)
Steven Ballantyne

James Boyle
John Bradford 

Stephanie Brown 

John Buckton    

Richard Burns    

Rachael Chesney 

Alison Coates   

Andrea Devere 

Stephen Doyle  

Heather Ferrier   

Ann-Britt Hedley 

Stephanie Naisbett   

Annelise Nicklen 

Frances Orde  

Flora Smith  

Justin Radford  

Christopher Reay  

John Reed   

Christopher Robertson   

Alison Rudd  

Julie Shevlin 

Julie Silversides   

Emily Stephenson   

Robert Vallance   

Daniel Ward   

Heather Willshire 

Jonathon Winter