Beneficiaries of the Bert Jansch Foundation Award

The Bert Jansch Foundation has already helped several promising young musicians to attend workshops, train in specific genres such as African drumming, purchase instruments, promote live performances and make studio recordings. The Foundation will follow the careers of these artists with interest.


  • Amy Hollinrake-Tune

    Goldsmiths, University of London: Attending special workshops in preparation for final degree show. (Also, Yamaha Voucher)

  • Calum Reid

    Newcastle University: Purchasing a new bouzouki for live performance of his own material

  • Holly Clarke

    Newcastle University: Recording First Album of Holly and The Reivers (Also, Yamaha Voucher)

  • Najia Bagi

    Goldsmiths, University of London: a collective eventVoicing the Invisible’

  • Sam Grassie

    Edinburgh, Direct: Recording the second single for his band Avocet

  • Sara Kalina

    Kracow, Poland, direct: for Studio recording of original songs and purchase of new guitar



  • Anita Okienko

    Edinburgh Napier University: Making a Professional music ‘calling card’

  • Annie Booth

    Edinburgh Napier University: Recording Debut Album ‘In An Unforgiving Light’ (Also Yamaha Voucher)





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