Funders & Supporters

Drake Music’s financial supporters are the investors in Disabled musical talent of now, and in the future. Their generosity enables us to work towards equality in music.

Those who have been supporting us in 2020/21 and onwards are listed below.

Drake Music is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation and are strategically funded by Youth Music as part of Fund C:

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Drake Music gratefully acknowledges support from the PRS Foundation. Drake Music is a PRS Foundation Talent Development Partner supported by PPL.

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Our Supporters


The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust

Bruce Wake Charitable Trust

Cockayne – Grants for the Arts

The Clothworkers’ Foundation

David Family Foundation

The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust

Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund

The Edward Gostling Foundation

Esmee Fairbairn Foundation

The Fenton Arts Trust

The Ford Britain Trust

Foyle Foundation

Garfield Weston Foundation

Garrick Charitable Trust

The Granada Foundation

The Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation

Help Musicians UK

Idlewild Trust

The Ironmongers’ Company

John James Bristol Foundation

The Joyce Fletcher Charitable Trust

Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund

The Leche Trust

London Catalyst

Lucille Graham Trust

Masonic Charitable Foundation

Michael Tippett Musical Foundation

National Lottery Community Fund

Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Peter Sowerby Foundation

The Ragdoll Foundation

RVW Trust

The Sobell Foundation


Trafford Council

Vintage Threads

We are also grateful and honoured to have been selected as recipients for donations in memory of:

Charlie Williams – read more about Charlie

Lucy Haleread more about Lucy

If you are interested in supporting Drake Music, please call 020 7739 5444 or email