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The power of partnership

Today we wanted to share a 10-year impact report from the London Music Fund, of which we were one of the founding partners.

ABRSM composers on writing a more diverse syllabus

Music exam board ABRSM is broadening and enriching the music on its curriculum. We hear from Althea Talbot-Howard, whose music features on the new syllabuses.

Advocating for music in your school system

A revised school governors guide to music education, ‘Music: a guide for governing boards’ has been published by Arts Council England (ACE) in partnership with the National Governors Association (NGA) and Music Mark.

Free online masterclass with Musical Theatre Percussionist Dan Day

PercWorks offer free monthly 'online' masterclasses to young percussionists and drummers aged 11 to 18 in the UK.

ClassicFM celebrates some of the greatest LGBTQ+ composers in classical music history

From Copland to Corelli, ClassicFM celebrates some of the greatest LGBTQ+ composers in classical music history.

Sit back, relax and listen to some fantastic performances

We are delighted to share our fifth Global High Scorers’ Concert with you today. High Scorers’ Concerts are such a familiar part of the ABRSM world. 

Make Music Day 2021

Happy Make Music Day! To celebrate how everyone has been making music making over the last year we've compiled footage from ABRSM's audience, partners & staff.

Learn about Britten’s music

Put together by team at The Red House in Aldeburgh, we’re delighted to share a series of podcasts about Britten’s life. 

World Mental Health Awareness Week

Music can be made and enjoyed by anyone. And at times like this, the connectivity that music brings is more important than ever.

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