Music & Drama Education Awards 2020 shortlist

The Classic FM Public Choice Award

Chineke! Junior Orchestra
National Schools Symphony Orchestra

Drama Inspiration Award

Gill Foster - London South Bank University 
Harriet Baynham-Williams - All Saints’ Academy, Cheltenham

Excellence in Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre Catalogue - The School Musicals Company
Trench Brothers - HMDT Music 
The Heath Perform Theatre Company - The Heath Perform
Behind The Magic - Disney Performing Arts & Stagecoach Performing Arts

Excellence in Primary/Early years (Music & Drama)

East Ayrshire Whole Class Primary String Project - East Ayrshire Council
Sing Together - Sing Together. Blackburn Cathedral
Selby Sings - Performing Arts etc Ltd
Little Notes - Little Notes
The Primary Initiative - National Drama

Excellence in SEND (Music & Drama)

Jackdaws - Song Story - Jackdaws Music Education Trust
Sing! Play! Learn! with Go Kid Music - Collins Music
African Activities CIC SEN - African Activities
Mfalme Simba - Manor Academy
Bridges - Octagon Theatre Bolton
Inspiring Sounds - Services For Education

Francesca Hanley Inspiration Award

Kwame Bakoji-Hume - Chailey Heritage Foundation
Birgitta Kenyon - The Voice Squad
Catherine Millar - Berkshire Maestros
Ruth Montgomery - Music teacher and Audiovisability
Jo Hensel
- Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Outstanding Drama Education Resource

Theatre in Practice A Student’s Handbook 2nd Ed published by Routledge - The Stanislavski Experience – Nick O’Brien and Annie Sutton
The Inspiring Drama Teacher - Drama Resource
Key Stage Three Drama Assessment Starter Pack - No Nonsense Drama - Alison Warren and Catherine Nash 
Blodin the Beast - Cheshire East/ NASUWT
Cookies Play & Educational Resources - Masterclass (Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass Trust)
Multiplay Drama - Nick Hern Books
Aurora Metro Drama Plays and Playreadings - Aurora Metro Publications

Outstanding Drama Initiative

For Queen's And Country - Queens College
Academy - Octagon Theatre Bolton
The Clarenwood Drama Project - Clarendon Academy and Kingswood School
Artists in Residence - Artists in Residence
The Children's Shakespeare Festivals - North West Drama
Schools Club - The Old Vic
When I was 14 - Total Insight Theatre

Outstanding Music Education Resource

Good Vibrations Tool Kit - soundLINCS
CânSing/WNO digital resources - CânSing Ltd
Songs of Home - The Voices Foundation
The Singing School Handbook - Faber Music & Sing Up
Hitting the spot: music and social impact toolkit - World Pencil

Outstanding Musical Initiative

Convo - Tri-borough Music Hub
Staff Music Lesson Scheme - Leweston School
Mac Makes Music - Midlands Arts Centre
Snappy Operas - Mahogany Opera
BISYOC Intercultural Youth Orchestral Exchange - BISYOC Intercultural Youth Orchestral Exchange

Outstanding School Drama Department

Admiral Lord Nelson School, Portsmouth
Queen's Park High School, Chester
Berkhamsted Schools Group, Berkhamsted
Coombe Boys’ School, New Malden
King's Ely, Ely

Outstanding School Music Department

Newbattle High School, Dalkeith
Ullswater Community College, Penrith
Ealing Music Service / Fielding Primary School, Southall
Nottingham Girls High School, Nottingham
East London Arts and Music, London