YouTube – we need your help!

All of the videos and recordings that the Cherubim Music Trust have of their awardees and instruments are now available to view and listen to on YouTube, but we need your help. In order for us to have our own dedicated channel on YouTube, we need a minimum number of subscribers, and to reach that Read more about YouTube – we need your help![…]

Competition for the next round of professional-level instrument loans

The new Cherubim Music Trust newsletter’s main story this spring is the competition we are holding in July to find the next star students who will qualify for an instrument loan in the categories of: Harp Horn Violin Cello Read all about it here.

Ethan Clarke awarded Cherubim Oboe loan

Cherubim’s latest awardee is an oboist at secondary school. A member of the National Children’s Orchestra and Oxfordshire Schools SO, Ethan is also first oboe in the National Children’s Wind Sinfonia. Formerly a treble with Oxford Boys’ Choir, Ethan performed as soloist in Mendelssohn’s Elijah and was selected by conductor Andrew Parrott as soloist in Read more about Ethan Clarke awarded Cherubim Oboe loan[…]

Concert featuring the Platinum Flute

There will be a concert at the Savile Club in Brook Street given by three present and former Cherubim awardees of instrument loans.  Royal College of Music Scholar, Octavia Lamb will be playing the superb Muramatsu platinum flute the Trust is buying  for her, with Rebekah Reid, violin, and Joseph Shiner, clarinet. Joe also is Read more about Concert featuring the Platinum Flute[…]

Cherubim Goes Platinum!

The main story of our Winter 2014/15 newsletter is the purchase of a platinum flute for Octavia Lamb. Octavia is a former National Youth Orchestra first flute, and is now a scholar at the Royal College of Music, and really needed an instrument loan to further her career. Her flute professor Gitte Marcusson wrote “As Read more about Cherubim Goes Platinum![…]

Mozart Concerto Weekend videos available

The full programme of concerti performed by Cherubim Awardees in receipt of an instrument loan at last September’s Cherubim Mozart Concerto Weekend is now available to view at Some highlights can be viewed here by clicking the links below: Mozart, Clarinet Concerto, 2nd mvt Adagio, played and directed by Joe Shiner Mozart, Flute and Read more about Mozart Concerto Weekend videos available[…]

Cherubim Trust Mozart Weekend

Friday 5 September 19:30 Buy Now Haydn, Cello Concerto 1 in C – George Ross Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A – Joseph Shiner Mozart, Flute Concerto in D – Octavia Lamb Mozart, Eine Kleine Nachtsmusik See Saturday 6 September 19:30 Buy Now ‘Mozart in Love’ Favourite arias and duets with champagne reception. Dramatic soprano Read more about Cherubim Trust Mozart Weekend[…]

Face the Music Quiz: Thursday 6 March

BBC R3 presenter Petroc Trelawny acts as host and quizmaster for a fun general knowledge music quiz at the Savile Club on Thursday 6 March, modelled on the Joseph Cooper television series of the 1970s. Friends and Cherubim supporters are very welcome on application to the Trust. There will be live music from Sally Silver, Read more about Face the Music Quiz: Thursday 6 March[…]