Sharon Jagdev Powell
Sharon Jagdev Powell is the Interim Head of Leicestershire Music and supports music making for young people in Leicester and Leicestershire. Her role is to amplify the voices of underrepresented groups and celebrate creativity by embracing the power of music.
Sharon’s career in music education spans 25 years teaching Secondary music in London and Nottingham. She also project-managed Musical Futures Nottingham and helped to create an inclusive music curriculum for Secondary aged pupils.
Sharon is a keen viola player and plays with the Ultimate Flyby Orchestra, she is an anti-racist music educator with a goal to decolonise music education and ensure access to music for everyone.