Founded in 2001 with the support of the Gosling Foundation, the Cherubim Music Trust offers professional-calibre instrument loans for up to five years to young, gifted musicians at a stage in their career when little other help is available. Click here to see what instruments we currently have available. You can make an application by following this linkPlease note that the Trust does not give monetary loans or grants, and does not offer electronic instruments.

You can also view videos of our current awardees in performance with their loaned instruments here.

To donors, the Cherubim Music Trust offers a community of discriminating music lovers whose interest is in promoting the highest standards of instrumental music, and provides an opportunity to follow the development of the young musicians the Trust supports. Find out how you can be part of this by following this link.

To learn everything you need to know about the Cherubim Youth Music Festival 2017 – click here:

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News

New Cherubim Trustees appointed

David Ganderton and Jo Broad were elected to the Cherubim board as Trustees this week. Both are music lovers local to Tisbury. David has had contact… read more >

Welcoming Nina Kiva – our latest awardee

We welcome Nina Kiva as the first awardee of the ‘Judith Rocke’ cello. This is a magnificent instrument presented to us by Judith Rocke’s family… read more >

Cherubim Trust Music Festival Summer 2017

This summer Cherubim Music Trust is hosting a Summer Festival of three concerts featuring Cherubim Musicians in Tisbury Wiltshire. We’re very excited about this venture,… read more >

Maxwell gives long overdue organ recital

Trust director Michael Maxwell Steer gave an organ recital – his first in many years, in aid of Cherubim Music Trust and St John’s Development Appeal last… read more >

Diogo and Pedro perform at Tisbury

Fortunately it was the last day of good weather when our new Cherubim Musician Diogo Gomes came to Tisbury to perform on our new Majestic vibraphone with… read more >

Gabriella puts the ‘Keith Dale’ violin through its paces

Gabriella Jones put our 1756 ‘Keith Dale’ violin through its paces in an inaugural performance of Corelli and Bach at the Savile Club Aperitif Concert… read more >

A new vibraphone for Diogo!

We’re delighted to announce the acquisition of a new Majestic vibraphone for Diogo Gomes, an MA Jazz student at the Royal Welsh College of Music… read more >

Hot off the press: ‘Judith Rocke’ cello donated by Vanessa & Peter Mannering

Cherubim Music Trust is immensely grateful to Vanessa & Peter Mannering for the donation of their sister’s fine 19th Century cello and Buthod bow. To… read more >

New acquisition: 1756 violin by Johan Carol Kloz

Cherubim Music Trust has acquired a 1756 violin by Johan Carol Kloz, endowed by Carole Dale in memory of her husband ‘Keith Dale’. This exceptional instrument will… read more >

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