Carry on singing and playing

Today, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) confirmed that: 

Grassroots music venues celebrate business rates shake up

For the first time, government proposals to overhaul business rates will include rates for grassroots music venues.

Blog: Orchestra is not a genre

What are professional orchestras up to these days – what do they see as their future and mission, how do they relate to the place

Bacc for the Future campaign Parliamentary debate: what happened and what now?

After over 100,000 music makers and supporters signed an official Parliamentary petition asking the Department for Education (DfE