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Positive impact of Scottish Youth Music Initiative – new report
The nationwide project has had a positive and wide-reaching impact, according to a recent report

Youth music announces new corporate partnership
National youth charity to be supported by music services agency, The Famous Company

Bernie Sanders expresses support for arts education
The US presidential candidate confirms 'I will be an arts president...arts is speech. Art is what life is about.'

NYCGB Fellowship Programme 2016-17
£4k individual bursaries and professional mentoring for eight successful audition candidates: applications open now

Protecting BBC music
UK Music has launched LetItBeeb campaign in support of BBC Music and the vital services it offers the UK's diverse musical ecosystem

Leicester music college rebrands as 'Echo Factory'
The former British Centre for Music and Enterprise is expanding its facilities to include live music events

BBC Music launches Ten Pieces Secondary film
London premiere heralds UK-wide cinema screenings

Creative Diversity report launched
New analysis looks behind headline figures to reveal 'Britain's world-beating creative industries are not as diverse as they first appear'

Scottish government seeks views on digital strategy
Consultation on Digital Learning and Teaching Strategy to run from 24 September – 17 December 2015

New Christmas album released by The Accompanist
Publisher issues twelfth in series of piano audition backing tracks on iTunes, Amazon & GooglePlay

Five new Music Generation residency projects launched
Young people and musicians supported by €450,000 partnership with Irish Arts Council