Music Education APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To support parliamentarians engaging in discussions relating to music education through early years, primary, secondary, SEND, further and higher education, and lifelong learning. The Group has a particular focus on Curriculum, the National Plan for Music Education, challenges facing higher education,and progression into the creative and cultural sector.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Music Education

1. Music Education in England
15/07/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: DEBATE PACK Number CDP-0189, 15 July 2019 Music Education in England By Nerys Roberts Michael O'Donnell

2. Government backs young musicians
11/01/2019 - Department for Education
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Found: young musicians Expert panel to devise model music curriculum to help schools deliver world-class teaching

3. Incorporated Society of Musicians - written evidence
12/12/2018 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: association for performers, composers, songwriters and music educators. Founded in 1882, we are wholly independent

4. Incorporated Society of Musicians - written evidence
02/07/2019 - Inquiry: Fourth Industrial Revolution - Education Committee
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Found: a nationally recognised subject association for music. 1.2              Since 1882, the ISM has been dedicated

5. Record numbers learning instruments in class thanks to music hubs
24/10/2018 - Arts Council England
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Found: numbers learning instruments in class thanks to music hubs - GOV.UK document

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Music Education

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 your - Speech Link

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

1: move,That this House has considered music education in England.It is a great pleasure to - Speech Link

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Music Education
1. Music: Education
asked by: Earl of Clancarty
11/08/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to expand the provision of communications technology and broadband so that children will have access to online music education regardless of their socio-economic background or special educational needs.

2. Music: Education
asked by: Earl of Clancarty
05/08/2020
... and (3) brass instruments.

3. Music: Education
asked by: Diana Johnson
24/07/2020
... whether private music teachers are able to resume working from (a) their home and (b) a student's homes with effect from 4 July 2020 if they comply with the covid-secure guidance.

4. Music: Education
asked by: Dan Jarvis
17/03/2020
... what plans he has to increase funding for the In Harmony music programme.

5. Education: Music
asked by: Paul Bristow
17/03/2020
... what plans he has to allocate addition and (a) funding and (b) resources to the provision of music teaching in schools in (i) England and (ii) in Peterborough constituency.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Lord Black of Brentwood Portrait
Lord Black of Brentwood
Co-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
Earl of Clancarty Portrait
Earl of Clancarty
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne Portrait
Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 7th August 2020
Lord Aberdare Portrait
Lord Aberdare
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
David Warburton Portrait
David Warburton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Somerton and Frome
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury Portrait
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Dame Diana Johnson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5647.

Email: johnsond@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Liam Budd, Incorporated Society of Musicians, 4-5 Inverness Mews, London W2 3JQ. Tel: 020 7313 9318

Email: Liam.Budd@ism.org

Secretariat:

Incorporated Society of Musicians acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.ism.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
14 Jul 2020
Source
Incorporated Society of Musicians
Description
Secretariat   From : 14/07/2020 To : 13/07/2021
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Music Education APPG

Former APPG Officers
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Co-Chair
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lyn Brown Portrait
Lyn Brown
Vice Chair
Labour - West Ham
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Altmann Portrait
Baroness Altmann
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Strasburger Portrait
Lord Strasburger
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
1 APPG Membership
Ticket Abuse
Mark Prisk Portrait
Mark Prisk
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Hertford and Stortford
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships