Kate Shortt has delivered workshops and inset training days for class teachers in England and Europe focusing on compositional ideas and themes using voice and percussion. She was assistant animateur for the London Symphony Orchestra between 2004 and 2008 helping deliver projects across London Boroughs that were performed at the Barbican, London. She is assistant co-ordinator and conducter in the Hackney Schools singing Festival and has delivered classroom music projects for the Hackney Music Service for over ten years.