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A brief history of Help Musicians’ named awards
Bex Ransom
Creative Programme Officer
3rd February 2020

Help Musicians has supported the costs of music education since our founding in 1921. In fact, apart from during the outbreak of World War 2, we have given awards to UK conservatoire students for nearly 100 years. Creative Programme Officer Bex Ransom explains the history behind some of our existing named awards.

Doing it the Feversham Way: Music as core - bucking the trend
Graham Sheffield
Chairman
8th February 2019

A personal view from Graham Sheffield, Chair of Help Musicians UK

My summer at Sinaia
Francina Moll Salord
Violinist
26th June 2017

Francina recieved a Career Development Bursary from Help Musicians UK in 2016. Read how she spend her award below.

Passepartout Duo on the American road
Nicoletta Favari
Passepartout Duo on the American road
13th October 2016

Nicoletta Favari, a Pianist who studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, was awarded a Career Development Bursary in 2016.

Lillie Harris's Career Development Bursary
Lillie Harris
Lillie Harris
2nd September 2016

Lillie Harris succussfully gained a Career Development Bursary from Help Musicians UK, this year. Lillie tells us how she used the bursary and how it has benefited her career as a young musician.

EU Referendum
Patrick Christie
External Affairs Officer
20th June 2016

Our External Affairs Officer looks at the implications of the EU referendum for the music industry.