Continuo Foundation awards over £100,000 in second round grants

Round 2 Grantees Collage

Following the call for applications in July, the new grants will support 23 period performance projects

Over £100,000 has been awarded to 23 period-instrument ensembles in the Continuo Foundation’s second round of grants. It will support artistic projects engaging 488 performing artists, both instrumentalists and vocalists, over the next six months.

Support is being extended to fourteen new ensembles and nine who also received a first round grant. The decision panel sought to prioritise live performances and touring, particularly outside of London, and extension of its community of grantees.

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