The Society was formed in November 2013 to support the advancement of talented young musicians in Gloucestershire. The Society has applied from charitable status, the rules of the fund as registered with the Commission defines out objectives, as supporting young musicians with the provision of instruments and the funding of master classes with eminent musicians.
Within the scope of these objectives the trustees of the fund have wide powers of discretion to make grants to support young musicians, in need, with the cost of studying music.
The trustees may also elect to make a contribution towards the cost of a particular scheme rather than meeting the entire cost. The following are the kind of activity which should benefit from the Fund and are listed as guideline.
The purchase of instruments, fees travel costs and expenses while attending tutorials, books and scores for study, visits to festivals to compete or observe.
In addition the Society will maintain a stock of wind and string instruments which will be available on loan for up to three years. The trustees will meet regularly and will always endeavour to give immediate consideration to any urgent request
Patrick Daly Chairman / Founder
Registered Charity Number 1171046