Our new website!

Our new website!

Welcome to our brand new website! Here you can explore everything that Wren Music does with music and communities, meet the team, and explore our upcoming events. The website is perfect for those looking to learn more about what we do, and provides useful, up to date,...

A Song For Us

A Song For Us

Wren Music was part of this project which marked the first anniversary of the first UK national lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. A Song For Us aimed to create a music map of the country to mark this challenging time. Folk singer Seth Lakeman was commissioned...

Sing Around The Bay

Sing Around The Bay

2012 -2019 A hugely creative singing project bringing multiple Torbay schools together. The project started as a model to help with transition between primary and secondary schools, with secondary students becoming singing leaders: writing and teaching songs to local...

Traditional European Songs Singing Together (TESST)

Traditional European Songs Singing Together (TESST)

From 2011 to 2013, this project involved practitioners and learners (members of our choirs) visiting each other across Europe (Romania, Portugal, Italy, Spain and UK) teaching and learning about each other's traditional folk songs.  This was our first EU funded...

Tom Pearse’s Legacy

Tom Pearse’s Legacy

This project linked multiple West Devon schools with a village community.  Finch Foundry is the site of a former wool mill owned by Tom Pearse, who is most famous for being part of the popular folk song Widecombe Fair. The schools explored aspects of Dartmoor's...

A Poor Man’s House

A Poor Man’s House

A community play commissioned by Sidmouth Folk Week. Based on the book by Stephen Reynolds. Written and directed by Tim Laycock with Musical Direction by Paul Wilson and overall Production by Marilyn Tucker.

The Ballad of Newtown

The Ballad of Newtown

This community arts project in a neighbourhood within the city of Exeter brought together the skills of oral history, community theatre and community music. The resulting live play blended live-action, music, song and recorded actuality. Cast members of all ages...