Skip to navigation Skip to main content
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now
report pic

Innovate 2015: projects announcement

In 2009 Sound Connections introduced the Innovate projects to our rostrum of funded opportunities for members. We have now selected our sixth cohort of individuals and organisations to deliver innovative activities and pilot new approaches for working with disadvantaged young Londoners for 2015:

  • Two LEYMN members are leading early years projects to explore how music-making sessions can strengthen bonds between parents and the wider community
  • The LSO is working with Bexley Music Education Hub to build progression routes with primary school-aged children
  • Cardboard Citizens are developing their music offer so that it can be embedded into their work with homeless young people
  • London Gay Men’s Chorus are introducing a new youth choir for LGBT young people

Sound Connections will work closely with these project partners over the next year to help them devise their plans and capture their outcomes, so we can share what has been learnt with our members.

The Innovate programme is made possible with our Fund C grant from the National Foundation for Youth Music. We are planning a further two rounds of Innovate projects in coming years, and in order to help members produce future applications, we are in the process of cataloguing and sharing case studies from past projects.

Read case studies from previous Innovate cohorts in our resource library here >

Donate

As a small charity we rely upon donations from generous individuals, trusts and companies to support our work with children and young people across London.

Send a Donation +

Tweets

  • Are you an organisations / individual new to data analysis and report writing? Sign up to our online training cours… ,
  • 1 week to go until our online training course 'How to evaluate your impact!'. Spaces are limited, so book now! ,
  • Come and be part of a community of change at our 2day virtual sit-in 'Diversifying the Music Education Workforce'!… ,
  • Join workshop leader and musician in our online training session 'Creative collaboration though work… ,
  • How can arts organisations dismantle our own conscious and unconscious bias to foster a more inclusive and diverse… ,
  • What are the challenges of evaluating online activities for arts organisations, and how can we turn these into adva… ,
  • Receive the tools, guidance & signposting you need to practice inclusive action in your organisation, at our 2 day… ,
  • As part of our promise, we've worked with a fantastic group of young co-producers in curating our 'Dive… ,
  • Join our 2day virtual sit-in 'Diversifying the Music Education Workforce' as we consider the impact of representati… ,
  • We welcome individuals who consider themselves a minority or who have been made to feel ‘other’ to our 2 day virtua… ,
Follow @Sconnections
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now