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 2017: Another wonderful crop of young musicians, from bass trombone to bagpipes, voice to violin.  We can’t wait to hear their news from so many exciting journeys.  See this map of where they all come from.

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

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The next deadline for applications will be 30 September 2017.