"Assistants, temps and interns should be recognised for their hard work: they deserve bonuses and perks just as much as anyone else."
Arts Council Member and disability champion Andrew Miller on increasing accessibility and support for Disabled musicians
Andrew Miller discusses Youth Music’s new report, Reshape Music, which highlights issues around accessibility for Disabled musicians within the music industries - a problem which has never been more pressing.
"I wasn’t convinced you could realistically hold a job ‘in music’ without luck and pure talent. But there are so many wonderful jobs out there, and I’m so glad I pursued this as a career." Written by Luke Davis as part of Commission Mission.
Whilst we were thrilled with the positive reaction to our first round of the Incubator Fund, but the high number of applications we received made the decision-making a difficult job! Find out more about the common themes that emerged.
In October 2019 we celebrated the first ever Youth Music Awards in association with Hal Leonard Europe. One year later, we caught up with some of the winners to find out what they've been up to.
Aspiring to work in the music industry? Watch our Q&A with Al Doyle and Joe Goddard from Hot Chip, hosted by Youth Music Next Gen Kate Whitaker.
Vanessa Maria is a DJ, Presenter and Creative, part of Youth Music's Next Gen. Here she shares her top 10 tracks to get you through lockdown.
Check out the latest track ‘Brand New’ from the 19-year-old singer songwriter Niisey.
Youth Music Awards 2021
Wednesday 20 October at Troxy, London.
Nominations are open now for the Youth Music Awards in association with Hal Leonard Europe 2021! The Awards celebrate the achievements of young people taking part in the projects we fund, who are making music in all genres, all over the country, every day. They also recognise the organisations and music leaders supporting the sound of the next generation.