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Connect: Resound: Using digital technologies to deliver music education

Primary school pupils across North Yorkshire have been learning new instruments for the first time this year – without meeting their teacher. The Connect: Resound project is exploring the ways digital technologies like Skype can help children learn music. Written by Emily Penn and first published by Music Mark. Emily Penn is the project manager for […]

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Our work using Minecraft has developed over the past few years at Egerton High School, Trafford, where UCan Play Director Jason Butcher works as the Head of Expressive Arts. In this post Jason talks about his journey using Minecraft in school and shares some videos from the school YouTube channel. When I was first introduced […]

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PreSonus launch Studio One 3

PreSonus is a company on the move. Recent developments their hardware, audio interfaces, digital mixers and PA systems amongst other items, have been met by universal approval. One of the reasons why we are happy to promote their equipment to our partners is the beautiful integration between the hardware and software that underpins its use. Our […]

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Roland’s TD-25 V Drums explored

The new Roland TD-25 V-Drums series was the big draw at Musik Messe 2015, turning heads, dropping jaws and sparking stampedes. The TD-25K and TD-25KV sit bang in the middle of the V-Drums range, and take over from the acclaimed TD-15 series. But everyone wants to know – what’s changed? The new TD-25 kits represent […]

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UCan Play becomes an authorised Steinberg education dealer

We are delighted to announce that from today UCan Play is an authorised Steinberg education dealer. This gives us, and our partners, access to preferential pricing on all Steinberg’s hardware and software products, including the new Cubase Pro 8. Further details about the full range of products can be found here. Steinberg has played an […]

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The story behind PreSonus’ Studio One 3

PreSonus’ new Studio One 3 software marks a massive step in this company’s development. This really informative webcast tells the story behind its development and the people involved. It is a really interesting insight into how one of the world’s leading music technology company’s operates and how the vision of the key people within that company […]

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