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

Wired4Music Manifesto: discussing investment at RBS & Pledge of the Week

Wired4Music Manifesto Pledge of the Week:

“I will speak to my senior management team about how I can bring young people further into the decision making process at Youth Music.” Douglas Lonie, Youth Music

In response to the investment strand of the Wired4Music Manifesto, the music council for young Londoners are meeting in July to turn words into actions.

Invest in us. We need to preserve what we have. Music spaces are a creative person’s neighbourhood, but don’t forget to bring the music to us. Spread the love across London.

In July we’ll be gathering young people and adults from across the music sector at RBS Headquarters. We’ll have special guests from RBS Inspiring Enterprise, Youth Music, Arts Council and the mayor’s office.

The council will instigate change-making conversations around investment in youth music making, looking for actions to take in response to the Wired4Music Manifesto.

Wired4Music was founded on the belief that young people should have a say in their own musical futures. This event is not about raising money or applying for funding. We want to explore ways that young people can be involved in funding decisions around their own music making.

This event will also celebrate the successes of the nine fellows taking part in our RBS Inspiring Enterprise sponsored Wired4Music Leadership Programme.

If you work with musicians aged 16-25 and living in London, they are invited to join Wired4Music and add their voices to the conversation.

We will keep you updated on these exciting pledges as they move along. Make sure you are signed up to our Wired4Music Newsletter to receive updates: http://eepurl.com/pI7dz 

Want to add your pledge? Reach out to us by email (info@wired4music.co.uk) phone (020 7729 7228) or Twitter (@Wired4Music, #W4MLDN). Add your voice to this growing campaign and help us make a difference.

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

  • Did you attend our Inclusive Practice In Action conference this year? Still time to join us today 4.30pm for an… ,
  • Are you a music educator working in Lambeth, Lewisham, Royal Greenwich or Southwark? Join us for a summer networki… ,
  • We’re supporting a new campaign to ask schools to share information on the music they are copying/arranging to help… ,
  • Dear IPIA 2022 Delegates... How can we assist you further with your mental health + wellbeing journey? We invit… ,
  • Excited to confirm that 'Strategies for Change: Part 2' will take place on Thurs 9 June! Join +… ,
  • Did you attend our Inclusive Practice In Action (IPIA) event last month?.. Join us for an online follow-up session… ,
  • We are delighted to welcome Alison Porter as our new Programme Manager at Sound Connections! We can't wait to devel… ,
  • For Day we're celebrating the talented young people shortlisted for our Generate Fund 20… ,
  • Join on Tues 17 May for an exciting virtual book launch! The launch marks the release of Dr Phil Mul… ,
  • A few hours to go until Part 1 of our online workshop series on the basics of evaluation, data analysis and report… ,
Follow @Sconnections
Support our work with London's young music makers. Donate Now