Keith Ayling is an award winning songwriter, performer and arts entrepreneur who has released 14 albums and appeared on BBC, iTV, Five and MTV. A leading speaker on songwriting and workshop facilitator, he is Senior Lecturer in Songwriting at Leeds College of Music and also works for the National Association of Music Teaching Professionals – the MMA.

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SONG CLUB

SONG CLUB is a live music night & video podcast hosted by Keith Ayling

SONGWRITING RESIDENTIALS

Join Keith Ayling at Benslow Music in June 2017 & June 2018 and learn how to write

MUSIC EDUCATION EDITOR

Keith Ayling is editor of the award nominated Ensemble magazine on Music Education

Recently working with:

Peterborough School
Prince’s Teaching
BOA Academy
Leeds College of Music
Ingenium Academy
NRTF Rural Touring

SPEAKING & INTERVIEWS

Keith spoke at the National Music Education Expo at London’s Barbican to a capacity audience. www.musiceducationexpo.co.uk  and regularly attends to network on music business and education. He has also spoken on songwriting at the MMA Music Education Conference (National Association of Music Teachers). He has written articles for Music Teacher Magazine and Ensemble Magazine – including a three-part piece on ‘Songwriting in School’. He is currently the lead songwriting facilitator for CLIC Sargent music residentials working with Simon Rix (Kaiser Chiefs), Will Lang & Sam Brookes. If you would like to book Keith to speak at a Conference, Presentation or Festival, please email bookings@keithayling.com.

EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

25nov10:30 pm- 12:00 pmMusic Mark Conference: Speaking on SongwritingPresenting my Songwriting Method to the Music Mark Conference - the national conference for arts council funded music hubs in the UK. 

2dec7:30 pm- 11:00 pmMister Keith: The Annual Christmas Parlour PartyMister Keith's annual Christmas Parlour Party in a secret location in Warwickshire.

8dec7:30 pm- 10:00 pmMISTER KEITH TOUR: CAISTOR (LINCS)THE PARLOUR TOUR WITH MISTER KEITH

12dec7:30 pm- 11:00 pmBASCA Christmas Party, LondonNetworking party for professional songwriters

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