Featured research, reports and data requests


The latest edition of our Making Music series. The report, published 29 November 2021, shows that a seismic shift in music learning has taken place, marking a golden opportunity to support more people to learn music.

A major collaboration with partners from across the music education sector, this report – the largest cross-sector venture of its kind – offers fascinating insights into the teaching, learning and playing of instruments in the UK today.

Data requests

Data requests are reviewed and assessed in line with protection legislation, and we reserve the right to withhold commercially sensitive information.

Teacher Voices

Join our community panel and help shape the future of music education.

From influencing the development of our exams, apps, books and events, to sharing your views about music learning, this is an exciting chance to have your say.

The Music Commission

The Music Commission, a report initiated by ABRSM, carried out a fundamental review on how to best support progression in learning music. Download the report here.

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