Inclusive Band Development Opportunities with MAC!

MAC Makes Music have some exciting opportunities for young people who would love to be part of 2 inclusive bands at MAC!

Our first band is SWITCH who are a group of talented young musicians and MAC’s band in residence.

The band write and play their own music and have performed in a number of shows including: SWITCH Sunset in MAC’s Outdoor Arena to The Squidz Club in London.

  • Who are we looking for? Participants between the ages of 16 – 25 years old who identify as disabled and/or have additional needs and love music! No previous experience required.
  • When do SWITCH practice? *Every Tuesday during term time from 6 – 8pm.  *Subject to change
  • Where do SWITCH practice? The band meet at MAC (Midlands Arts Centre)

The second band is miniSWITCH, MAC’s younger version of the band, SWITCH.

miniSWITCH have been going for roughly a year now and they’ve created some fantastic tracks so far.

We’d love to see more young people join in, which is why we’re recruiting for new members.

  • Who are we looking for? Participants between the ages of 11 – 15 years old who identify as disabled and/or have additional needs and love music! Again, no previous experience is required
  • When do miniSWITCH practice *Fortnightly on Thursdays during term time from 5.30 – 7.30pm.  *Subject to change
  • Where do miniSWITCH practice? The band meet at MAC (Midlands Arts Centre)

We’re interested to hear from music teachers or parents where appropriate who can refer a potential young person that may be interested in joining.  

 Please contact holly.radford@macbirmingham.co.uk to sign up or for more information.