§ 20. Kevin Brennan
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what measures she will take to promote music as a cultural and economic activity. 
§ Tessa Jowell
I recognise the central role played by music in our economic and cultural life. My Department works closely with all sections of the music industry and other Government Departments to identify and take forward a wide ranging work programme to ensure the continued success of the UK industry and our artists, at home and abroad.