The Agar Trust
Supporting young musicians in rural Scotland.
Selection of award-winners

Great news that the Agar Trust is giving young musicians the support to make that journey for their music making. Best wishes to the Trust and to all the award winners.
Dame Evelyn Glennie, Percussionist.

Creating music is one of life’s greatest joys. Get on that bus and go for it.
Sally Beamish, Composer.

There are huge numbers of talented young musicians in rural Scotland who face enormous challenges to the development of that talent. The Agar Trust’s focus on supporting these youngsters, across all genres of music, is inspiring and invaluable.
Dougie Pincock, Piper.

April 2018: We have been just overwhelmed with the number of applications received this year. And after 4 years of operation we have been able to make over 200 awards. Rural Scotland certainly has some musical talent to be proud of!  See this map of where they all come from.

To see the list of award holders for the last year, click here.

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The next deadline for applications will be 30 September 2018.