Dr Naomi Bath's speech from the APPG for Music Education on 16 October 2019
Read the speech from Dr Naomi Bath, the ISM's Senior Research and Policy Officer, on the impact of Brexit on music education from the APPG for Music Education on 16 October.
DCMS Select Committee ‘deeply concerned’ about downgrading of arts in schools
The ISM responds to the DCMS Select Committee report 'Changing Lives: the social impact of participation in culture and sport'.
The UK’s creative industries worth a record £84.1 billion to UK economy
The UK’s creative industries are now worth a record £84.1 billion (€110bn) to the UK economy, figures released by the Government reveal.
Make your voice heard: Government proposal to halve funding for music in higher education
Support our campaign opposing the proposal to halve funding for 'lower priority' creative subjects in higher education.
New Music at the Globe: 2000-2013
Music critic and ISM member Jill Barlow gives us an update on the wealth of new music at Shakespeare's Globe over the past thirteen years.
How the Creative Arts positively affects all our lives - Dr Rosemary Dunn Memorial Lecture 2019
On 23 November 2019, the ISM's CEO Deborah Annetts delivered the Dr Rosemary Dunn Memorial Lecture in Deal, Kent. Read her speech.
ISM statement: Durham Commission
ISM comments on the Durham Commission's report on Creativity and Education.
The ISM responds to the government’s post-Brexit immigration plan
Chief Executive Deborah Annetts responds to the government’s post-Brexit immigration plan
Ofsted publishes final version of its new inspection framework
The ISM comments on Ofsted's finalised version of its new inspection framework, which will govern all school visits from this September.
ISM's response to the Initial Teacher Training Market Review consultation
The latest blog from the ISM summarising our response to the Government's Initial Teacher Training Market Review consultation
The ISM Chief Executive on the ongoing challenges facing women in the music industry
ISM Chief Executive, Deborah Annetts, reflects on the ongoing challenges facing women in the music industry after chairing a panel discussion at the Third International Conference on Women’s Work in Music.