Amplify: youth music in Wales
Episode 2 - Why is music so important to young people‘s mental health?

Episode 2 - Why is music so important to young people‘s mental health?

September 12, 2021

Croeso i Amplify - Welcome to Amplify!

stories about youth music in Wales - straeon am gerddoriaeth ieuenctid yng Nghymru 

Bob mis byddwn yn gofyn cwestiwn am gerddoriaeth a phobl ifanc yng Nghymru, yn gwahodd gwesteion o'r sector cerddoriaeth i mewn i drafod eu gwaith, a chlywed meddyliau gan aelodau o Fforwm Ieuenctid Cerddoriaeth Cymru.

Pennod 2 - Pam mae cerddoriaeth mor bwysig i iechyd meddwl pobl ifanc?

Mae Ify Iwobi yn siarad â'r cerddor Kizzy Crawford a Hannah Morgan o Head Above the Waves.

Tim Rhys-Evans yn siarad ag Ella, Katherine, Kyle a Tori o Fforwm Ieuenctid Cerddoriaeth Cymru.

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Each month we’ll be asking a question about music and young people in Wales, inviting guests from the music sector in to discuss their work, and hearing thoughts from members of the Wales Music Youth Forum.

Episode 2 - Why is music so important to young people’s mental health?

Ify Iwobi talks to musician Kizzy Crawford, and Hannah Morgan from Head Above the Waves. 

Tim Rhys-Evans talks to Ella, Katherine, Kyle and Tori from Wales Music Youth Forum.

 

Kizzy Crawford 

http://www.kizzymerielcrawford.com/

Find Kizzy on Twitter /Instagram / You Tube @kizzkez

Anthem Youth Forum 

https://www.anthem.wales/youth-forum/

Music used in this section:

Terebithia Freestyle by Qye. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH-nLElqxc8qU6AbaDDgDKA

Sand & Sky by Katherine Rees https://linktr.ee/kathelenrees

Be Extra Wellbeing for the Arts

https://be-extra.co.uk/

Tim Rhys-Evans

https://www.rwcmd.ac.uk/staff/tim-rhys-evans

Heads Above the Waves

https://hatw.co.uk/

https://www.youtube.com/user/HeadsAboveTheWaves

Also mentioned in this episode:

Erykah Badu https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDOZs-fcPo0ab9mqUnyN4cw

Four Years Strong https://fouryearstrong.com/

Origami Angel https://origamiangel.bandcamp.com/

 

Amplify - youth music in Wales is produced by Anthem.

Presenter - Ify Iwobi https://ifyiwobimusic.co.uk/

Project managed by Tori Sillman & Rhian Hutchings

Studio Production by Ifan Pritchard

Amplify Intro Music by Blankface https://linkfol.io/manlikeblankface

Original Concept by Ify IwobiAnthem. Cronfa Gerdd Cymru Music Fund Wales, creating a Wales in which music can empower every young life.  Find out more at www.anthem.wales

Episode 1 - What age should we start enjoying music?

Episode 1 - What age should we start enjoying music?

July 28, 2021

Croeso i Amplify - Welcome to Amplify!

stories about youth music in Wales - straeon am gerddoriaeth ieuenctid yng Nghymru 

Each month we’ll be asking a question about music and young people in Wales, inviting guests from the music sector in to discuss their work, and hearing thoughts from members of the Wales Music Youth Forum.

Episode 1 - What age should we start enjoying music? 

Ify Iwobi talks to composer Helen Woods, Emma Coulthard from Cardiff County and Vale of Glamorgan Music Service and Lucy Clement-Evans from Codi’r To in North Wales about early years music projects in Wales and why it's so important for children to have music in their life from the very beginning.

 

Composer Helen Woods http://helenwoods.com/ 

The Tiddly Proms are created and produced by Arts Active in Cardiff

https://artsactive.org.uk/projects/tiddly-prom/

 

http://www.codirto.com/ 

Codi'r To is a community regeneration project that brings the world-renowned El Sistema teaching method to North Wales. We work in two schools, Ysgol Maesincla in Caernarfon, and Ysgol Glancegin in Bangor.

Mae Sistema Cymru - Codi'r To yn brosiect adfywio cymunedol sydd yn dod a’r ddull El Sistema fyd enwog i ogledd Cymru. Mae’r cynllun yn gweithio mewn dwy ysgol gynradd, Ysgol Maesincla yng Nghaernarfon ac Ysgol Glancegin ym Mangor.

 

https://www.cardiff.gov.uk/ENG/resident/Schools-and-learning/Schools/cardiff-and-vale-music-service/Pages/default.aspx 

​​Cardiff County and Vale of Glamorgan Music Service is a joint Council organisation created to deliver music lessons to pupils in Cardiff and the Vale.​

Mae Gwasanaeth Cerddoriaeth Sir Caerdydd a Bro Morgannwg yn sefydliad aml-Gyngor a sefydlwyd i gyflwyno gwersi cerddoriaeth i ddisgyblion yng Nghaerdydd a Bro Morgannwg.

 

Amplify is produced by Anthem. Music Fund Wales

 

Presenter - Ify Iwobi https://ifyiwobimusic.co.uk/

Project managed by Tori Sillman & Rhian Hutchings

Studio Production by Ifan Pritchard

Music by Blankface

Original Concept by Ify Iwobi

Anthem. Cronfa Gerdd Cymru Music Fund Wales, creating a Wales in which music can empower every young life.  Find out more at www.anthem.wales

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