There’s a wealth of evidence showing how music can be transformative for young people’s wellbeing. We release our latest Future Sound video ahead of our next match fundraising campaign which launches on 6 June.
We’re super excited to announce that Becoming Brave, a new children’s picture book about love, grief and believing in yourself, will be published in August 2023. Written by our founder and CEO Jennie and illustrated by Tomekah George, it follows Jennie and her relationship with her late husband, critically acclaimed jazz musician Abram Wilson.
Join us for our inaugural HOUSE OF JAZZ party on Thursday, 8th December 2022 8pm – 11pm hosted by Mark Kavuma & The Banger Factory at one of Mayfair’s most characterful and unique private homes, helping us to raise funds for the Abram Wilson charity in our 10th anniversary year!
We need to raise £2,000 by the end of Giving Tuesday! Kicking off the festive season, it’s a global day of giving where everyone, everywhere can do something to support good causes they care about.
London, Summer 2012. In the aftermath of losing Abram, Jennie formed the kernel of an idea for this charity, to continue the work that they had started together. With endless passion, commitment and time, we have grown – from a side hustle, to a full time role, to a small team. As we head towards our 10 year milestone in 2022, we’ve been doing a lot of work behind the scenes to get down to the core of what we need to achieve over the next five years.
Tyrone Isaac-Stuart is a jazz saxophonist and hip hop and contemporary dancer. During his time on the programme, Tyrone was awarded the Steve Reid Innovation Award and secured a short-term residency at Battersea Arts Centre to showcase his work. We introduced him to a sound engineer who provided pro bono support to mix and master…
Spencer Martin is the co-founder of award-winning jazz venue Church of Sound and the band Lunch Money. We helped him negotiate his first label deal with Scenic Route and connected him to international record label BMG, leading to a significant publishing deal for Lunch Money. We introduced Spencer to an accountant and lawyer to represent…