Musicians + young people playing a gig

Please donate now, for Giving Tuesday!

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.

Sans Soucis at Spitfire

Abram Wilson x Spitfire Audio, all about our new collaboration

What do you get when you add a pioneer in audio equity + a charity that’s all about underrepresented young people realising their creative potential? An exciting partnership, that’s inspiring and empowering the next generation of artists to build careers in the music industry. 

Jas Kayser

Jas Kayser interview: inspirations, influences and new music

Rising star Jas Kayser is one of the nominees for this year’s Jazz FM Breakthrough Act.  The drummer, band leader and composer is also leading our latest Future Sound Live programme, collaborating with 11-18 year olds in Hackney. We grabbed five minutes with Jas for a chat about her own inspirations, influences and forthcoming album.

Musician Oscar Jerome giving a BandLab Tutorial

Top tips on getting started in music – with Oscar Jerome

Oscar’s recorded three new videos on how to use the production software BandLab to make your own track.  They’re part of our latest Future Sound Digital series of 5-minute tutorials by talented professional musicians to inspire 11-18 year olds to get into making music.

Abram Wilson logo

Abram Wilson: opening doors to creative potential

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.

12 artists join our music industry career development programme

We’re super proud to be supporting 12 more exceptionally talented emerging artists through our latest Career Development Programme.  At a tougher than ever time for musicians, the vital 2-year programme aims to help create a more level playing field, as building and sustaining a career in music can be impenetrable for many artists.  The 2020-22…

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Exciting artists announced for our Future Sound Digital music education programme

What do we do when a global pandemic means we can’t work with young people in schools?  We get creative, come together with some of the most exciting artists in town and produce an online music education project with a difference! Featuring super talented artists Arji Manuelpillai, Sans Soucis and Oscar Jerome and guided by…

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Champions for Children appeal raises £8,000 for Future Sound!

Hot off the press! Our Champions for Children fundraising campaign smashed its target, raising an awesome £8,000 for Future Sound including gift aid.  Thanks to the generosity of 60 amazing donors and match funding support from Nigel Gibson, Anna Corbett and The Childhood Trust, we’ll now be able to bring our award-winning music learning programme…

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