Music education has more impact and feels more relevant to students when it includes songs from current culture, District Administration reports.
A Bradford primary school wants the world to know its newfound Sats success is down to giving all children up to six hours of music a week
Children may not all have the voices of angels, but perhaps torturing the young is killing off the audiences of the future.
It wasn’t too long ago that our vision of what the near future would look like consisted of robots and machines helping humans go about their daily lives, serving them at restaurants, and even providing companionship.
The likes of ISM have been campaigning heavily to protect creative subjects in schools, but is the wider musical instrument industry doing enough to support the continuation of music lessons?