The Mayor of London's Fund for Young Musicians



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New Making Music report from our friends at ABRSM highlights the huge benefits to learning an instrument. Click here to read the full report.

The inaugural London Music Awards took place at the Roundhouse on 11 June, to huge acclaim.   We are delighted to be able to share our video from the event – thanks to everyone involved for a fantastic night.

Read the final news release and see some photos from the night here.

Mayor’s Music Scholars’ Ensemble

On Sunday 8 June 80 Mayor’s Music Scholars came together at the Royal Festival Hall  for their first ever group workshop and public performance.  Click here to see the video of the day.

Scholarship and Partnership Awards

We have just awarded 69 four-year scholarships across 30 boroughs, taking the total number of Mayor’s Music Scholars to a whopping 300.  We have also awarded grants to 4 new large-scale projects which will start in September, and on-going funding to 2 other projects.  Congratulations and a happy music-filled summer to them all!  A full list of 2014-15 projects can be found here.

Check out this great new video from one of our 2013/14 Partnership projects: “Remix the Mix”.

We’ve got some more videos of our young music-makers. Click here to watch them.