We exist to nurture and support the early careers of young musicians who will go on to move generations of audiences with their talent.

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Giving hope to artists in times of crisis

Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) raises more than £100,000 in only three weeks to support the next generation of world-class artists having lost all concert engagements and income due to COVID-19 crisis.


Author: Kieran Jones

21cMusician toolkit: the September edition

YCAT launches a brand new series of events and online resources to support aspiring musicians.


Author: Sean Dunn

Our Impact


National & International engagements in 2018/19


Total audience reach in 2018/19


Increase in international engagements over past three seasons 


Raised for our Covid-19 Hardship Fund to help each artist 

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