UK Music Skills Academy launches to bridge gap between education and music industry

RHIAN JONES

UK Music and Creative & Cultural Skills have joined forces to launch The UK Music Skills Academy as the first industry-led effort to improve recruitment practices in the music business.

Through the Academy, hundreds of young people every year will be able to apply for apprenticeships at record labels, recording studios, management groups, promoters, and audio suppliers who have signed up to the initiative.

Companies already on board include Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Music, Beggars Group, Cherry Red, Live ...

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