Sound Progression exists to enable disadvantaged and hard to reach young people to choose, create and take part in brilliant music experiences that support self-development and contributes to growing a healthy and buoyant youth culture in Cardiff and the wider region.


  • To identify, nurture and empower young music talents working from grassroots upwards to build a confident and resilient music scene.
  • To promote the welfare and quality of life of young people by ensuring our music provision reflects their needs and is a tool for self-development and improving prospects.
  • To promote positive expression and empower through participant-led projects, encouraging collaboration and social leadership skills.
  • To celebrate cultural diversity and promote an inclusive environment free from discrimination.