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Sing Up Awards launched


Singing schools can celebrate their songbird status with the Sing Up Awards.

Fantastic prizes for student composers


Encourage your students to enter the Sibelius Composer of the Year Competition and they could be picking up composition tips from the likes of Steve Reich.

Sign up to Shine


Shine is a week-long national festival celebrating the talents of young people - have you signed up yet?

MMPAG gets to work on inclusion


An inclusive sector is key to an inclusive music offer, according to the Music Manifesto's new working group.

Sing Up bags top radio award


The Big School Sing Up has picked up a top gong at the Radio Advertising Awards.

Ten pilot areas named for Find Your Talent


The government has named ten areas to pilot the Find Your Talent scheme, which aims to offer all young people five hours of cultural activity each week.


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"In this country, we have some of the most musical and creatively dynamic young people in the world – they are the foundation of our internationally recognized creative economy and music industry..."

Lord Adonis, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, DfES

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