School Partnerships in music

On 18 October, the Lords held an important debate on the state of music education in schools. Speaker after speaker expressed grave concern about the decline of the teaching and performance of music in our state schools. In most independent schools music continues to flourish.

In his contribution to the debate, Alistair Lexden referred to the value of music partnership schemes which bring together pupils and teachers from schools in both sectors of education.

Follow the link to read his speech and the others made in this significant debateā€¦ theyworkforyou