Transform your music teaching

Access music education resources designed for the classroom, including playalongs and learning tools created to support teaching from ages 7 to 16 (Key Stage 2 - 4)

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Unique Musical Resources

Over 500 resources to help teachers of all ages to deliver practical, authentic and relevant music lessons that effectively engage all pupils in learning music using readily available instruments

Developed by teachers – for teachers, our resources and materials continue to build on the original tried and tested approaches of the Musical Futures ethos and pedagogy.

Designed for the classroom

  • A wide range of resources to support teachers in delivering music from ages 7 – 16 (Key Stages 2 – 4)
  • Also suitable for use in informal settings, such as youth clubs and alternative education providers
  • All of our resources are developed, tested and refined by teachers and practitioners in their own settings

Pick your plan

We have a range of membership plans designed to meet different music teaching needs. They are all packed with hours of audio and video resource to help kick-start your students' learning.

Standard

Ideal for Primary teaching

  • Access 100+ selected music resources
  • £10 / Month
  • £99 / Year
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Premium

Ideal for Primary & Secondary teaching

  • Access 200+ selected music resources
  • Includes separate teacher and student logins
  • £15 / Month
  • £149 / Year
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Ultimate

Ideal for Secondary teaching using technology

  • Access all 300+ music resources
  • Advanced lessons and music tech topics
  • Includes separate teacher and student logins
  • £20 / Month
  • £199 / Year
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Choose how you'll pay

Pay online for instant account activation or request an invoice and we’ll automatically activate your membership when payment clears.

Pay Online (PayPal)

Renews automatically until cancelled

Pay by Invoice

Renewed by request

Choose how you'll pay

Pay online for instant account activation or request an invoice and we’ll automatically activate your membership when payment clears.

Pay Online (PayPal)

Renews automatically until cancelled

Pay by Invoice

Renewed by request

Choose how you'll pay

Pay online for instant account activation or request an invoice and we’ll automatically activate your membership when payment clears.

Pay Online (PayPal)

Renews automatically until cancelled

Pay by Invoice

Renewed by request

Why Choose Musical Futures?

Musical Futures resources have featured in over 3,000 schools across the UK and Internationally. Don't just take our word for it...

Your FAQs

Our answers to your most commonly asked questions about Musical Futures Online.

How do I join?

Have access to our resource collections within minutes with our easy sign up process:

  1. In the top right-hand corner of your screen select Join Today
  2. Explore our range of memberships to find the right one for you
  3. Select Get Started under your preferred plan and choose whether you’d prefer to pay monthly or annually via PayPal (for instant access) or annually via invoice (account activation approved once payment clears)
  4. Enter your school name and press Continue
  5. Fill out the information form to complete your registration. When asked for Account Username we recommend entering either your name or “teacher”, followed by a dash (-), and then your school name – for example, “mrsjones-summerfieldhighschool” or “teacher-summerfieldhighschool
  6. Also input any coupon codes you may have to receive discounts
  7. Click Place Order and become a Musical Futures Online member!

My school doesn't have a large music department - what equipment do I need?

Our content and resources are designed to work with whatever resources you have, for example:

  • Our JustPlay and LearnToPlay programmes can work very successfully with any combination of instruments that you have, or with all students playing the same instrument (i.e. all on ukuleles)
  • MakingMusic utilises both body percussion, chair drumming and/or untuned percussion – you could even use junk percussion for these rhythm based activities
  • Music Technology – you will require access to computers for these resources, but the BandLab DAW is a free online software programme for which we include instructions for access

What style of music are your resources?

The music industry changes fast but we do our best to keep up!

Our Playalong Library features music of all genres from the artists students know and love – including the new releases – but also includes classical composers as well as TV & film themes.

We also keep one eye on examination set works with new resources to help assist you in exam season.

My school has a strict policy regarding downloads - how do I access the resources?

The majority of our the resources are web-based and so there is no need to download any content.

The only only exceptions to this are:

  • Supporting resources such as PDFs (JustPlay Keycards and Get Ready Chord Sheets) for students
  • Audio sample packs to create remixes of popular artists tracks – In The Style Of

Please contact us if you need any further assistance

How can I upgrade my membership?

If you wish to upgrade your membership, please contact us in the first instance at info@musicalfutures.org and we’ll process your request as soon as possible.

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