Music APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 29/12/2021

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To provide a discussion forum between the music industry and parliamentarians.

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Recent Documents related to Music

1. Statement of scope
27/01/2022 - Competition and Markets Authority
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Found: Music and streaming market study Statement of scope

2. UK creators' earnings survey questionnaire
23/09/2021 - Intellectual Property Office
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Found: n=400 - 2,000 creators who earn money from their music. We are defining creators as working as a composer/songwriter;

3. Music Education in England
15/07/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: DEBATE PACK Number CDP-0189, 15 July 2019 Music Education in England By Nerys Roberts Michael O'Donnell

4. Orphan works diligent search guidance for applicants
04/01/2021 - Intellectual Property Office
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Found: diligent search checklist : film, music and sound Right holder Music: JV died 1953 (copyright expires

5. Economics of music streaming
15/10/2020 - Select Committee Inquiry

Found: impact music streaming is having on artists, record labels and the sustainability of the wider music industry

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Music

1. Covid-19: Music Education
08/12/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: considered the effect of the covid-19 outbreak on music education.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship - Speech Link

2. Economy and Society: Contribution of Music
21/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the contribution of music to the economy and society.It is a pleasure to see - Speech Link
2: congratulate the outgoing chief executive of UK Music, my predecessor Michael Dugher, on putting a big - Speech Link
3: intervene so early in my speech.UK Music’s new report, “Music By Numbers”, represents the most comprehensive set - Speech Link

3. Copyright (Rights and Remuneration of Musicians, etc.) Bill
03/12/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: rights-ownership model, which has sustained the music industry since its inception and has made a huge - Speech Link
2: insignificant sums every time one of their pieces of music is played on one of the streaming services. On iTunes - Speech Link
3: inequities and musicians getting a just share for the music they produce. What I do not understand is the resistance - Speech Link

4. Dementia: Art and Music-based Interventions
22/11/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: guidance for social prescribing link workers to expand music prescriptions. We will be setting out a new dementia - Speech Link
2: culturally appropriate care, including art and music-based interventions, which reflect a wide range - Speech Link
3: modelled that are social prescribe-enabled—not only music but other art-based activities. The education question - Speech Link

5. Copyright (Rights and Remuneration of Musicians, Etc.) Bill
03/12/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: songwriters and composers.Having taken an interest in the music industry over the 20 years that I have been in the - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Music
1. Music
asked by: Lord Jones of Cheltenham
10/11/2021
... which showed that live music revenues reduced by 90 per cent in 2020.

2. Music
asked by: Kevin Brennan
05/07/2021
... what meetings he has had with representatives of the recorded music industry in 2021.

3. Music
asked by: Lord Clement-Jones
22/06/2020
... particularly examples of good practice.

4. Music
asked by: Christian Matheson
16/01/2020
...What plans the Government has to introduce a music strategy.

5. Music
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
12/04/2019
... what recent assessment he has made of the contribution of the music industry to the UK economy.

Latest Questions
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22 Current APPG Officers
Pete Wishart Portrait
Pete Wishart
Co-Chair
Scottish National Party - Perth and North Perthshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
Beer , Intellectual Property , Ticket Abuse , Writers
Dehenna Davison Portrait
Dehenna Davison
Treasurer
Conservative - Bishop Auckland
Joined: 24th February 2020
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Dawn Butler Portrait
Dawn Butler
Vice Chair
Labour - Brent Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Watts Portrait
Lord Watts
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
2 APPG Memberships
Belize , Darts
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
7 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Beer , Belize , Gibraltar , Qatar , Taiwan , Wine and Spirits
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 23rd October 2019
70 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens Rights , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Dentistry and Oral Health , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Photography , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
Jeff Smith Portrait
Jeff Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Manchester, Withington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Dehenna Davison Portrait
Dehenna Davison
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bishop Auckland
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Tyrie Portrait
Lord Tyrie
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

David Warburton MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5229.

Email: david.warburton.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Tom Kiehl, UK Music, Savoy Hill House, 7-10 Savoy Hill, London WC2R 0BU. Tel: 020 3713 8444

Email: tom.kiehl@ukmusic.org

Secretariat:

UK Music acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.ukmusic.org/

Group's Website:

http://allpartymusicgroup.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
11 Feb 2021
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2021 To : 10/02/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2019
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2019 To : 03/07/2020
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 03/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 04/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
13 Dec 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Lunch held on 13 December 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
23 Mar 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 23 March 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£3,001
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
BPI
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Music APPG

Former APPG Officers
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th October 2021
1 APPG Membership
Italy
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Italy
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Valerie Vaz Portrait
Valerie Vaz
Vice Chair
Labour - Walsall South
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Frith Portrait
James Frith
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Bury North
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Treasurer
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th June 2018
Nigel Adams Portrait
Nigel Adams
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Selby and Ainsty
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Michelle Thomson Portrait
Michelle Thomson
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Edinburgh West
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Andrew Bingham Portrait
Andrew Bingham
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for High Peak
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships