A music and dyslexia day

A music and dyslexia day

Time: 10:00 – 17:00, Registration from 9:15

A combination of information and practical support at: Morley College, 60 Westminster Bridge Rd., Lambeth, London 

Who is it for?

Classroom practitioners at any level (pre-school; primary; secondary; FE and HE)
Instrumental and voice teachers
Parents and guardians of dyslexic pupils
Dyslexic musicians – indeed...
Anyone involved with music
Remember - dyslexia-aware approaches are good for all musicians!


• Earlybird (before 1st August) £60
• After 1st August £65
• Students & unwaged £30 (limited numbers)

Numbers for this event are strictly limited, so please apply early
Deadline for registration is 20th September 2018
Please be sure to bring your mobile phone – you’ll need it!

The programme

Paul Harris Simultaneous learning and the dyslexic music student
Anna Devin Thoughts from a dyslexic opera singer with performance of 2 songs
Karen Marshall Dyslexia aware instrumental tool kit: a multi-sensory approach
Nick Sermon & Sally Anne Zimmerman Using your tablet and phone to support music learning. Demonstration of Modified Stave Notation and Muse-Score
Katie Overy, Emma Moore & Rosemary Hodi Improving children's literacy skills through music games: the MAP
Kim Rochelle Key features of dyslexia and how they may impact on musical activities
Sally Daunt Reasonable adjustments in music exams

The day is a whole package...
The cost of the day includes lunch and all refreshments.
All those attending will receive free, the book 'Music, other Performing Arts and
Dyslexia', the BDA’s 2018 Dyslexia Handbook as well as handouts from the day
including a booklet about reasonable adjustments in music exams. You will receive a certificate of attendance.

There are a limited number of disabled parking bays available. Please let us know if you would like to reserve one of these. There is no other parking.
Nearest underground stations are: Lambeth North (the College is 100m to the left of the station, on the opposite side of the road); Waterloo & Elephant and Castle – both a 10-minute walk.

Please click here to download the booking form.

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Still got questions? Please message the team: conference@bdadyslexia.org.uk  

Book your place here!