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

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Next application deadline: 29th February

The next application deadline for our Amber Music Services is the 29th of February 2024. Our Music Services are open to all blind and partially sighted children and young people in the UK up to the age of 18, who…


Jamm’in Joe raised £1,150 in aid of Amber

Jamm’in Joe (otherwise known as Joe Smith) performed for 12 hours straight at an event at The Terrace in Hunstanton last month, raising money in aid of The Amber Trust and the RNIB. Joe performed from 9am to 9pm at his…


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