School Ground Sounds

School Ground Sounds

Charity information

School Ground Sounds

We work with secondary schools and youth groups in lower income areas of London providing additional music opportunities for young people and enhancing their music education.

Our programme includes:
- recording studio experience
- 1-1 mentoring with music industry professionals
- a 6 week industry crash course (The Grit School)
- annual songwriting competitions for ages 11 - 18
- live performance opportunities
- the showcasing of talent online.

Founded 2014

  • Mission statement

    Our mission is to tackle inequality in music education and opportunity, and to strengthen the industry through greater diversity.

  • Aims

    School Ground Sounds aims to:

    • To tackle inequality in music education and opportunity and hence strengthen the industry through greater diversity
    • To help disadvantaged young people to build skills, insights & contacts that not only prepare them for the music industry but strengthen their confidence and abilities to pursue any avenue they choose
  • Overview

    Established: December 2014

    Registered Charity Number: 1159676

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 30

    Phone number: 07717 673999

    Address: 14 Henderson Road, London SW18 3RR

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