A Musical Legacy

All Youth Music dedications create a lasting legacy of music-making opportunities across the country. We are deeply grateful to family and friends who choose to support Youth Music in this way.

This page commemorates the lives of all those special people who understood the power of music-making. Share their passion and help us transform more young lives through music.

Recent Dedications (67 tributes)

Michael Lockey

1940 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Michael Lockey. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Robert David Chapman

1975 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Robert Chapman. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Frank Wallace Wilson

1951 - 2020

This site is a tribute to Frank Wilson, who was born in Greenock on September 04, 1951. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Guilherme . He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Blaise, who was born in London on August 10, 1966. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Jacob, who was born n February 18, 1993. He is much loved and will always be remembered. Please sure your love, memories and comments to this page to remember Jacob.
This site is a tribute to Nick, who was born in Stourbridge on April 21, 1992. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Robert Glynn (Rob)

1980 - 2016

This site is a tribute to Rob, who was born in Sheffield on March 21, 1980. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Caroline Crouch

1959 - 2016

This site is a tribute to Caroline Crouch, who was born in Plymouth, Devon on April 14, 1959. She was a dedicated musician, playing in the orchestra of the English National Ballet amongst others. She gave her time and love to her musical students and this donation is a reflection of how much she cared about them.
Paula was passionate about music and the arts. For much of her life she worked in arts administration and management,  over the years this included live music, film and theatre. Most recently she was passing on her knowledge to the next generation through teaching at JB's School of the Entertainment Industries at Sheffield College.
This site is a tribute to Stevie D, who was born in Winchester on May 07, 1981. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Jack Justin Perry

1990 - 2006

This site is a tribute to Jack Perry, who was born in Cornwall on November 02, 1990. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Jacinta Wright

1949 - 2016

Jacinta Wright was born in London on December 21, 1949. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Jake Atkinson

1988 - 2016

Jake Atkinson was born in Newcastle upon Tyne on July 03, 1988. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Mark B

1970 - 2015

Mark B was born in Kingston on November 06, 1970. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Bob Harriss

1943 - 2015

Bob Harriss was born in Nottingham on January 06, 1943. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Gaz

1987 - 2015

Gaz was born on January 13, 1987. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.
Charlie Mooney is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.
Nancy Woodard was born in Hartford, CT on September 13, 1942. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Dee

1942 - 2015

Dee was born in Hammersmith London on April 11, 1942. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Kayleigh Kitten

1993 - 2015

Kayleigh Kitten was born in Truro, Cornwall on July 03, 1993. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Griff

1975 - 2015

Griff was born in Merthyr on July 12, 1975. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

David Jphn Eccles

1956 - 2010

David Eccles was born in Nutsford on December 27, 1956. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.
Alice was born in London on February 14, 2000. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her many friends and family.

Steve Andrew

1987 - 2014

Steve Andrew was born in Aberdeen on May 28, 1987. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Jamie Paton

1993 - 2014

Jamie Paton was born in Bury on November 14, 1993. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Elsie Mary Christian

1914 - 2014

Elsie Christian was born in Derby on July 16, 1914. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Phyll

1930 - 2014

Phyll was born in Hillingdon on March 13, 1930. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Norman Gouland

1936 - 2013

Norman Gouland was born in Goole, East Yorkshire on November 07, 1936. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Bob

1941 - 2014

Bob was born in Wootton Bassett on August 27, 1941. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Hall Doreen

1937 - 2014

HALL Doreen was born in Angleterre on January 01, 1937. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Steve Green

1965 - 2013

Steve was born in Leicester on June 29, 1965. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Beatrice Coulson

1924 - 2014

Beatrice Coulson was born in Drybrook, Gloucestershire on October 07, 1924. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.

Anne Wood

1941 - 2014

Anne Wood was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire, UK on March 26, 1941. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.
John McIntyre is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

John L Watson

1941 - 2014

John Watson was born in Mississippi on May 19, 1941. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Hayley Anne Hazelby

1984 - 2013

Hayley was an enthusiastic and dedicated colleague who worked for Youth Music for several years. Her bubbly and caring character meant she quickly made and kept strong relationships with staff, grant holders and young people.

Leafy

1983 - 2014

Leafy was born in Newcastle on May 11, 1983. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.
David started learning the piano at an early age, and in his 63 years he rarely stopped playing. Having a love of classical music and teaching young children led him to graduate from the University of Manchester with a degree in education, specialising in Music. David went on to have a successful career as a teacher and head-teacher.
A talented drummer and passionate musician from Rome, Italy Matteo was born in Rome in 1986. He moved to London in 2010 to start a career as a professional musician. He joined Tech Music School and, a year later, he joined the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance, where he started the BMus Degree course.
Eileen's son David says: "My mother died peacefully, aged 95 on 17 August 2012. She was a wonderful mother, wife, grandmother and homemaker; selfless, devoted, caring, sacrificial and upright. "She loved music, particularly orchestral music and enjoyed going to the opera. In her younger days she played the piano well.
Christian John Fagg was born in Cleethorpes and was singing almost as soon as he could talk. He started teaching himself the guitar while at secondary school, and as his brother Kurtis was learning drums at the same time we had to apologise to the neighbours on a regular basis!
Shaun’s musical career started at the age of 6. At school he learned both the flugel and tenor horns to a level that took him to the National Brass Band final at the Royal Albert Hall London by the age of 10.
Freddie Wells was born on 28 March 1932 in Primrose Hill, London, where he grew up. Fred was bombed out by the Luftwaffe and evacuated to St.Albans during the Second World War.
Philip Cunningham was a much loved and respected teacher and musician in Shropshire. He sang with Clungunford Choir; taught flute, clarinet and oboe; and for more than a decade played clarinet with North Wales Symphony Orchestra and occasionally with Ludlow Orchestra.
Dave Hill or Dave Saunders or Rudi whatever name you knew him by sadly passed away on 10 February 2013. Dave has been part of the fabric of the music scene in Portsmouth for as long that anyone cares can remember. He was into everything, all styles with a genuine interest from idea to completion.
Mark Johnston, my husband and soul mate, died suddenly on February 11 2012 aged 37 years. He left us behind - his beloved young daughter Beatrice and me, his sister, parents, his adoring family-in-law, nephews and nieces, friends and colleagues. He enhanced every life that he touched. Mark was a one-off.