Music Education Islington

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Music Education Islington is the Music Education Hub for the London Borough of Islington.

Music Education Islington is led by Islington Council and Guildhall School of Music & Drama, in partnership with Music in Secondary Schools Trust and leading arts organisations and funders. It is the first Music Education Hub to be led by a local authority working with an internationally renowned conservatoire and receives funding from Arts Council England and Dame Alice Owen Foundation.


Young people reached from 2018-2021

What we do

MEI Music Theory

Out of School Courses

Music Education Islington has a passionate and exciting after school community, led by inspirational instrumental teachers and artists. 

MEI In schools

Islington Schools

From whole class ensemble teaching to an online Charanga Music School, we offer a number of different services for all types of schools.

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Meet the Team

Our team is made up of people who are passionate about music education and ensuring that every young person in Islington has access to high-quality provision, regardless of financial circumstances.

MEI Music Centres


Our free online musical activities are available for all schools, children and young people.

Music Education Islington EDI Strategy - Draft