Más Y Más have been commissioned by music services to develop songs for use in the delivery of ‘Wider Opportunites’ (WOPS) programs.
This has involved Más Y Más writing, arranging, recording and scoring songs in Spanish that have then been packaged in a ‘teacher’s resource pack’ and disseminated through the music service. These packs have then constituted the main teaching resource for all WOPS teachers in all of the schools in the associated LEA.
At the end of the Wider Opportunities program all of the children and staff come together in a huge celebration of their achievements by playing together as a massed band with Más Y Más at central concert venue.
WOPS Models included in the arrangements were:
Más Y Más believe in providing a high quality participatory experience for all of the young musicians that they work with and therefore work closely with Music Service/ Music Hub teams to ensure the appropriateness and quality of material provided.