A celebration of lives and communities through music

A national music project marking this historic time, A Song for Us celebrates our communities and the power of music to bring us together.

Leading singer-songwriters and composers across genres will create a series of fifteen County Songs inspired by the people of their county. These launched here on 23 March 2021, the first anniversary of lockdown 1, with songs by Skinny PelembeSeth LakemanThis Is The Kit & Bucky and Gwenno.

Gavin Bryars’ Song for East Riding premiered on 30 April and Karen Wimhurst’s Song for Dorset premiered on 4 August.

Watch below
Tania Holland Williams’ Song for  Kent premiered here on Wednesday 11th August at 12.30pm.

HELP CREATE A MUSIC MAP OF THE COUNTRY

Help create a music map of the country with Your Songs. Share a favourite song, or write your own, that holds special meaning at this time.

Listen in, create a song, share the music.

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