We were able to fund Emma Sweeney's trip to the world famous Subramaniam Academy to study and develop as an artist which will culminate in a new album when she returns to the UK.
A look back over 2014.
We speak to musicians and industry professionals to get their views on the controversial topic of streaming.
Emerging Excellence artist Kelly Oliver tells us how she's been using the funding from her Emerging Excellence award and what it takes to get started.
Emerging Excellence artists Perhaps Contraption fill us in on what they've been getting up to since winning the award back in 2013.
Emily Jacobs, one half of Emerging Excellence duo Labyrinth Ear, talks us through the experience of creating their debut album The Orchid Room - including a handpicked playlist of tracks that inspired the process.