Emmie Ward holds a PG CERT in music and special needs using Sound Of Intent with Roehampton University. She is a folk musician and works as a freelance music and folk arts practitioner and teaches a range of classes for people with learning disabilities.
She specialises in using a multi-sensory approach to storytelling and music. Emmie has worked in a variety of settings including Day Centres, FE colleges and schools where she has worked as a teacher for many years.
Projects have included Everybody Dance Company a millennium funded dance project with performers with complex needs and working on the show Weighting by Extraordinary Bodies, an inclusive, touring circus. She also performed in the show “Captain Swing and the Blacksmith. Emmie is a traditional singer and plays flute, tin whistle and ukulele. She is a member of the London based folk group “Tamesas”