Short Term Training Teams
The Corps of Army Music provides training teams to UK partner nations as part of the Defence Engagement programme.
The Corps of Army Music is tasked to supply music training to other Armed Forces around the world. Music can be seen as a 'soft approach' to achieving operational goals and it has the ability to break down cultural barriers.
The successes for the British Army and UK influence around the world is demonstrated by the sheer number of requests we get to support training and events for the British Government via the British Embassies and British High Commission Offices around the world.
The trips are also a fantastic way for Army Musicians to travel and gain key and new skills and develop both as individuals and in team work skills. This area of our business is becoming increasingly more important to Army Music and the wider British Army.
Army Reservist musicians are also given the opportunity to join these small teams which generally range in size from 5 - 10 personnel.
In recent times musicians from the Corps have supported training in:
The purpose of this is to assist in raising the standard of military music in that country and to install future planning and development programmes within that countries military music units.