Sage Gateshead is proud to be one of 13 Alliance for a Musically Inclusive England Founder organisations, led and supported by Youth Music thanks to funding from the National Lottery via Arts Council England.
Other Alliance founders are: Awards for Young Musicians, Brighter Sound, Bristol Music Trust, Daisi, Drake Music, MAC, MusicNet East, MusInc, More Music, NYMAZ, Sound Connections and SoundCity/Southern Music Hub Alliance.
Alliance founder organisations work together to increase musically inclusive practice in Music Education Hubs and improve the quality of music delivery for children and young people through advocacy, CPD, resources and strategic alliances.
Partnerships at local and national levels are central to the work of the Alliance. The partnership network includes 60 Music Education Hub lead organisations, universities, Arts Council England, Arts Council Bridge Organisations and National Portfolio Organisations, young people’s charities, other Youth Music funded organisations, orchestras, and music and arts development organisations.