Current signatories: 2003

The British Broadcasting Corporation, the largest broadcasting corporation in the world.

British Music Rights
A trade organisation promoting the interests of composers, songwriters, music publishers and their collecting societies by raising awareness of copyright.

Creative and Cultural Skills
The sector skills council for the creative and cultural industries.

Classic FM
The radio station for popular classic music that broadcasts on FM and digital.

Gigajam Interactive Music School uses a performance based multimedia curriculum to make learning to play contemporary music rewarding and fun.

The Jazz
The new national DAB Digital Radio station, which will be launch at 9am on December 25th 2006 by the organisation behind Classic FM.

Musical Futures
The Paul Hamlyn Foundation's action-research initiative looking at ways to engage young people aged 11-19 in music activities inside and outside the classroom, including NUMU.

Musicians' Union
Trade Union for professional musicians representing over 30,000 members.

A dedicated safe internet space for young people to showcase their music, meet others and learn new skills.

The Roundhouse
The Roundhouse is a performing arts venue in Camden, London with a creative centre for young people featuring music, dance, theatre and much more.

An international producer of jazz, world and contemporary music, producing State of Play

Somethin' Else
A cross-platform production company and the largest independent radio producer in the UK, managing content production for the Music Manifesto website

Software for writing, teaching and publishing music. Sibelius specializes in creating and distributing innovative, high-quality software that is easy to use.

Yamaha will be providing State of Play with some of its world-renowned musical instruments.

What's so great about music? #5

Writer and musician Andrew Peggie meets a prodigious 16-year-old percussionist for whom the music never stops.

Do you believe in cultural democracy?

Could cultural inclusion be the key to social inclusion? Music therapist Dr Gary Ansdell thinks so...

    • MusicLeader West Midlands DNA sessions
    • Devon Schools Music Festival
    • Teaching Music Effectively (TME)
    • Grand Union Orchestra
    • Yamaha Education Friends