In 2019, at a crucial point in his career, Manchester-based Sam Healey’s punk-jazz group Skeltr received the Peter Whittingham Jazz Award. Here, Healey tells us about why he knew he was ready to apply, his audition and the positive ripple effect the Award has had on his career trajectory.
Decca-signed pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason received a Help Musicians UK Postgraduate Award in 2018. Here, she tells us about her journey with the piano and how the award has helped her career.
As the charity approaches it centenary year in 2021, we are committed to be truly representative of the music sector, increasing our presence in the nations and regions of the UK, being inclusive to every genre and reaching a diverse range of musicians and those working in the broader industry.
Help Musicians are proud and excited to be an official partner of this year’s Independent Venue Week (IVW), which is taking place this week until Sunday 29 January.
Our Industry and PR Officer wrote about living with Tinntus for the Plug'em blog.
Our Music Industry Liaison, Chris Sheehan, looks at the future of touring once the UK leaves the EU.