‘An inclusive cultural organisation – not just in what we say, but also in what we do.’

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We believe that representation matters and know that equity, diversity and inclusion are essential ingredients to dismantling barriers young people face when engaging with music education. Inclusion is a state of mind. It requires regular reflection and is never finished. Read more to learn about the steps we’re taking on our journey to becoming a truly inclusive cultural organisation.


The Inclusive Music Lesson: MMF Pocket Guide

Amplifying Change

Policies, Planning & Reporting

MMF Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Policy

Our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan

MMF Workforce Diversity Report 2021-2022

MMF Repertoire Report 2021-22

MMF Onboard – data analysis in response to ‘Slow Train Coming’ EDIMS report.

Current Inclusion Projects

Musical Nurture Groups Project in Partnership with Changing Tracks

DJ and Music Production Lessons

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group

Our Inclusion Partners

We are proud signatories of the Black Lives in Music Charter, Music Mark’s Talk Into Action Campaign and the ISM-MU Joint Code of Practice. Click on the links below to learn more about our commitments and partnerships. 

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