Music APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To provide a discussion forum between the music industry and parliamentarians.



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Recent Documents related to Music

1. Live music
- Select Committee Inquiry

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2. Music Industry
10/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

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Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Music

1. Covid-19: Music Education
08/12/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: considered the effect of the covid-19 outbreak on music education.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link

2. Music Education in England
17/07/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: beg to move,That this House has considered music education in England.It is a great pleasure - Speech Link
2: believe it can be a friend in this mission.Music output from the UK remains world leading. Artists - Speech Link

3. Economy and Society: Contribution of Music
21/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the contribution of music to the economy and society.It is a pleasure - Speech Link
2: congratulate the outgoing chief executive of UK Music, my predecessor Michael Dugher, on putting a big - Speech Link
3: early in my speech.UK Music’s new report, “Music By Numbers”, represents the most comprehensive set - Speech Link
4: 2017-19 Parliament. Does he agree that although live music may seem healthy on the surface, there are still - Speech Link

4. Education: Music A-level
24/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: are allocating more funding to music education programmes—over £400 million between 2016 and 2020—than - Speech Link
2: that Answer. A-level music is a crucial gateway to a professional career in music. If it dies out, the - Speech Link
3: of course correct to say that A-level entries in music have declined in recent years. However, we want - Speech Link

5. Instrumental Music Tuition
25/02/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: tonight’s debate on the importance of instrumental music tuition for young people. I should say from the - Speech Link
2: agrees that nobody should ever be priced out of music tuition, which is absolutely vital. Will he also - Speech Link
3: and potentially prohibiting people from enjoying music to its full effect. The brass band in his constituency - Speech Link
4: had to cut their additional programmes, and that music very often is the first to go? More Government emphasis - Speech Link
5: about ensuring that we do not price people out of music. I am talking about not just the musical talent - Speech Link

6. Schools: Music Education
18/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: an interest as chairman of the Royal College of Music and a governor of Brentwood School. Indeed, for - Speech Link

7. Education: GCSE Music
17/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: of pupils taking music GCSE between 2010 and 2018 has remained broadly stable. Music is compulsory in - Speech Link
2: should be in no doubt that the situation of GCSE music in schools is very grave. The number of pupils completing - Speech Link
3: noble friend of the importance, to my mind, of music to brain development, and I shall quote from a study - Speech Link

8. Covid-19: Music Sector and Creative Economy
23/04/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: to many of DCMS’s sectors, including, of course, music and the wider creative industries. The Government - Speech Link
2: has had a terrible impact on the sector, because music cannot exist without audiences and human contact - Speech Link
3: and Culture is meeting representatives from the music industry and the wider creative industries on a - Speech Link
4: noble friend also consider the plight of small music venues, which play a key role in nurturing new talent - Speech Link

9. Cultural and Creative Industries: Diversity
11/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: increasingly dominated by people born into privilege. In music and publishing, just 10% of the workforce is from - Speech Link
2: of schools in areas of least deprivation provide music at A-level, in areas of highest deprivation that - Speech Link
3: Youth Dance Company and Youth Music, which focuses on providing music-making opportunities for disadvantaged - Speech Link
4: is the current chairman of the Royal College of Music and is actually my successor in that post, so I - Speech Link

10. UK Musicians: EU Visa Arrangements
19/01/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: that this is incredibly disappointing news for the music sector—it is not the deal that we wanted; but I - Speech Link
2: Minister commit to an overarching strategy to get live music thriving again, involving a restart of urgent negotiations - Speech Link
3: which we understand is a barrier to many live music events taking place later in the year. We are in - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Music
1. Music: Education
asked by: Lord Storey
20/06/2019
... there were in each of the last five years; and how many universities have ceased to offer music as a degree.

2. Music: Young People
asked by: Lord Lingfield
14/07/2020
... to give young people opportunities to play in classical music ensembles and orchestras.

3. Music: Education
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
03/11/2020
... published on 14 October; and what steps they are taking to make music education more accessible.

4. Music: Tourism
asked by: Baroness Doocey
05/08/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the importance of live music venues to music tourism in the UK.

5. Music: Coronavirus
asked by: Lord Aberdare
08/10/2020
... due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Latest Questions
19 Current APPG Members
David Warburton Portrait
David Warburton
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Somerton and Frome
Joined: 30th July 2015
Kevin Brennan Portrait
Kevin Brennan
Co-Chair
Labour - Cardiff West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Pete Wishart Portrait
Pete Wishart
Co-Chair
Scottish National Party - Perth and North Perthshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
3 APPG Memberships
Italy , Loan Charge , Social Mobility
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Valerie Vaz Portrait
Valerie Vaz
Vice Chair
Labour - Walsall South
Joined: 21st July 2016
4 APPG Memberships
Archaeology , Epilepsy , Portugal , Terminal Illness
Dawn Butler Portrait
Dawn Butler
Vice Chair
Labour - Brent Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Watts Portrait
Lord Watts
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
3 APPG Memberships
Belize , Brazil , Darts
Jeff Smith Portrait
Jeff Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Manchester, Withington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Tyrie Portrait
Lord Tyrie
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

David Warburton MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5229.

Email: david.warburton.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ms Felicity Oliver, UK Music, Savoy Hill House, 7-10 Savoy Hill, London WC2R 0BU. Tel: 020 3713 8450

Email: felicity.oliver@ukmusic.org

Secretariat:

UK Music acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.ukmusic.org/

Group's Website:

http://allpartymusicgroup.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2019
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2019 To : 03/07/2020
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 03/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 04/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
13 Dec 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Lunch held on 13 December 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
23 Mar 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 23 March 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£3,001
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
BPI
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Music APPG

Former APPG Members
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 24th February 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Italy , Loan Charge , Social Mobility
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Valerie Vaz Portrait
Valerie Vaz
Vice Chair
Labour - Walsall South
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
4 APPG Memberships
Archaeology , Epilepsy , Portugal , Terminal Illness
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Frith Portrait
James Frith
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Bury North
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Treasurer
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th June 2018
Nigel Adams Portrait
Nigel Adams
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Selby and Ainsty
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Michelle Thomson Portrait
Michelle Thomson
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Edinburgh West
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Andrew Bingham Portrait
Andrew Bingham
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for High Peak
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships