Eleanor Gibson has worked in schools for nearly 20 years using music as a basis for interaction and communication with children and young people who have complex needs; supporting staff as well as working across the age range from 3-19. She has worked on a number of projects, short and long term, from setting up ‘Soundbaths’ to promote relaxation and wellbeing, to festivals of music and dance, and more focused projects with musicians from organizations such as Britten Sinfonia and Beat This.
Eleanor is a freelance music practitioner based near Peterborough. She has recently joined Soundabout and co-leads the Peterborough based inclusive choir. Eleanor has a B.A. in Music and Education, an MA in the Creative Arts in education and a PGCE in Early Years.