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Minute of Listening

Minute of Listening is an innovative and groundbreaking digital tool that introduces children to a wealth of exciting sonic experiences and offers teachers new and creative ways to deliver a number of areas of the school curriculum.

 Suitable for all primary-aged children

  • 60 seconds of creative sound and music for every day of the school year
  • Introducing active listening into the classroom or at home settings
  • Encourages creative responses and enquiry across a range of curriculum areas
  • Supports development of cognitive skills in a fun and inclusive way

Suitable for generalist primary and specialist music teachers

  • Intuitive and simple to use, responsive and flexible for different activities and subject areas
  • Hundreds of contributors, including field recordings, historical classics and music by a diverse range of living composers
  • Expertly selected and curated by Sound and Music, the UK’s national organisation and charity for new music
  • Endorsed by educational hubs and partners
  • Free and fun way to engage children through ICT

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About the Provider

Sound and Music

Sound and Music is the national charity for new music. Our work covers composer and artist development, partnerships with a range of organisations, audience development, touring, information and advice, network building, and our education programme.