Information about Ofsted's work in music education can be found at

http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/our-expert-knowledge/musicOther essential Ofsted links:

Ofsted on Partnership working: http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/news/developing-music-partnerships-schools

Six films exemplifying good practice in primary, secondary and special schools can be found at http://www.youtube.com/ofstednews

New guidance for music teachers, headteachers and music hub leaders when observing musical teaching and learning can be found at


Eric Booth should be visited for further information on El Sistema, Teaching Artists and much more.