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Overcoming obstacles with Saxophonist Emma Johnson: “I feel more confident in my own decisions and believe in what I'm doing.”
Emma Johnson
Saxophonist and bandleader of Gravy Boat
29th April 2021

To celebrate International Jazz Day, 2019 Peter Whittingham Jazz Awardee Emma Johnson tells us how she navigated a year of career obstacles to finally be able to record her band’s debut album.

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Application results and feedback: FAQs
Help Musicians
Help Musicians
29th April 2021

Find out what happens once your application has been submitted, and what happens once a decision has been reached.

A tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh
Graham Sheffield
Help Musicians Chairman
16th April 2021

Help Musicians Chairman, Graham Sheffield, pays tribute to His Royal Highness Prince Philip, husband to our patron Her Majesty The Queen.

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business advice sessions
Help Musicians
Help Musicians
9th April 2021

business advice sessions

Apply for financial support towards creative activity
Help Musicians
Help Musicians
9th April 2021

When applying for creative support from Help Musicians, there are four distinct strands available throughout the year.

Writing a budget in your application
Help Musicians
Help Musicians
9th April 2021

We know a budget can be tricky, but it’s also incredibly useful for focusing and understanding your plans. Use your timeline as a prompt while you work through this, making sure you account for all costs at each step.