Meet our pPal…Andy

Meet our pPal…Andy

Andy Ward, Logistics Operative Andy joined the WMG team early this year – and he’s in charge of the final stage in the journey from us to you. As Logistics Operative Andy coordinates much of our shipping and distribution sending instruments all over the world from our Leicestershire warehouse in the heart of the English […]

Meet our pPal…Lydia

Meet our pPal…Lydia

Lydia Marshall, PR and marketing Lydia has been part of the PR team for WMG for two years and supports and coordinates all things media relations and copywriting. She has entered WMG successfully for several awards, and especially likes being able to tell the stories around how our instruments improve access to music education. Lydia […]

pInstruments take over Pear Tree Primary

pInstruments take over Pear Tree Primary

The WMG education team recently visited Pear Tree Primary School, Nantwich to take on perhaps their largest-scale project yet – getting the entire school playing pInstruments in one day! Our pPals Becca, Jonty, Darren and Helen tackled the challenge of getting 250 children playing 250 instruments at Pear Tree Primary. Although some of the children […]

Denver Public School pInstrument Case Study

Denver Public School pInstrument Case Study

Dorothy Pino, Denver public schools Dorothy has been a teacher for 7 years. Having taught in a high school previously, she recently started teaching at Maxwell Elementary School, a K5 school with 560 pupils whom she sees around 5 times a month each. The reaction to the instruments was really positive Music literacy was a […]

Meet our pPal…John

Meet our pPal…John

John Yuan, QC Manager John joined the WMG team in October 2012 with a background in mechanical engineering. He is based in Guangdong province, China. He has worked in technical and engineering fields for over 15 years, in various roles including tooling designer, process engineer, project manager and QC manager. John’s role currently is to […]

WMG Launches New Chocolate Mouthpiece Range

WMG Launches New Chocolate Mouthpiece Range

A new range of special mouthpieces is coming to our pShop this Easter – with a twist… Bag yourself a chocolate mouthpiece for a tasty treat whilst playing. Your scales will sound smoother, your phrasing more luxurious and there’s a bonus sweet taste. A fusion of silky chocolate and versatile plastic, these mouthpieces are perfect […]

Easter Egg Hunt…

Easter Egg Hunt…

Not keen on all that chocolate? Fancy something a bit different – how about a musical Easter treat instead? This Easter weekend we have a special kind of egg hunt for our customers. If you visit our pShop and find a colourful Easter egg, simply click on the egg to reveal a surprise code for […]

The maths and science behind plastic sound

The maths and science behind plastic sound

Last year, I had the great privilege to visit the head office of Scholastic Education in New York. Scholastic was founded in 1920 as a single classroom magazine. Today, Scholastic books and educational materials are in tens of thousands of schools and tens of millions of homes worldwide. Needless to say, I was intrigued why […]

Andrew and his pTrumpet

Andrew and his pTrumpet

We love hearing from members of the pFamily about how our instruments have helped them on their musical journeys. Gina Petruzzelli-West from Connecticut got in touch to tell us about her son Andrew’s story. Andrew was born disabled following a stroke in utero, and prevailed despite the prognosis from doctors. He cannot use his left […]

The WMG Mums on Why Music Matters

The WMG Mums on Why Music Matters

We’re busy celebrating women this week – musical, mums and otherwise – what with International Women’s Day and Mothering Sunday just a few days apart. We think it’s important to let people know why music matters to the women – and mums! – in our team. To mark a musical Mother’s Day this year, we’ve […]