The Amber Trust

Providing musical opportunities for blind and partially sighted children, and children with more complex needs, via its Music Awards and Music Services.

Teaching Resources

Amber Sound Touch

A major new online resource for teaching music to a blind child. This superb teaching aid comprises 13 engaging videos complemented with a comprehensive written guide, dealing with important topics such as learning to play by ear, guidelines for appropriate touch in teaching technique, notation, improvising, practice and performance.

Watch the Introduction Webinar with Professor Adam Ockelford

Recent News

Amber’s 2022 Annual Concert Available to View Online

The live stream of The Amber Trust’s 2022 Annual Concert is now available onYouTube! Audiences far and wide can enjoy the brilliant performances using thefollowing link: https://youtu.be/vt6Ncx-4pAk We would like to thank all the talented young musicians who performed so…

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Amber Welcomes New Chair of Trustees

Amber Welcomes New Chair of Trustees

After eight years of inspirational and dedicated leadership, Lady Julia Walport is stepping down as Chair of The Amber Trust. Julia has tirelessly supported Amber through a period of unprecedented growth and development, seeing the charity reach an ever-increasing number…

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