The charity of the UK musical instrument industry, Music for All was founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to learn to play music. Community groups, schools and individuals can apply for grant and other support for community music making projects that offer experiences for people of all ages and backgrounds.
Projects and initiatives supported will be:
- Taking place in the UK
- Aiming to bring music to their community
- Needing a “helping hand” to fulfil their potential in becoming truly sustainable music programmes.
The application deadline is 1st February 2019 for funding requirement in the following January.
Recent awards include:
- The Inspiring Community project in West Yorkshire, a non-profit group that gives young people the chance to learn new skills, received help to purchase keyboards that could be used to teach the children.
- Alderman Richard Hallam Primary School in Leicester received support to purchase thirty brass instruments manufactured in plastic to encourage the children to take up music.