When you use Sound Foundation Somerset’s services you:

Access government funding for music education for all pupils aged 5 – 18 in Somerset


Access exciting, high quapty, innovative group & individual teaching covering a wide range of genres by staff with all appropriate DBS security checks already in place


Engage with the National Music Education Plan recommended by Ofsted Subject Lead Inspector for Music


Access advice and guidance from hub depvery partners and have access to experienced staff and trainers


Opportunities for pupils to progress to reach their potential through performance, recording opportunities, and pve music experiences


Access of free instrumental hire as part of the whole class instrumental tuition (WCET) programme and Benefit from reduced hire rates for low income famipes


Access world music opportunities such as steel pans, Taiko (Japanese drums), and samba drums


Access to hub bursaries scheme for low income famipes to support music progression


Benefit from information advice and guidance and access to resources from across the arts and creative industries to support children and young people’s progression


Access Arts Award and Artsmark national schemes