• Beverley schools workshop with NCEM flautist Jenni Cohen and primary school youngsters
    Beverley schools workshop with NCEM flautist Jenni Cohen and primary school youngsters
  • Live Music Now
    Live Music Now
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    Ferenc Rados and Joachim Carr - Credit Clive Barda
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    Giddy Goat 2 - Credit Chris Saunders

Mayfield Valley Arts Trust

The Mayfield Valley Arts Trust (MVAT) was founded 30 years ago by Tony and ‘Scilla Thornton to support music-making in Yorkshire, in particular, the Sheffield Chamber Music Festival.

Mr Tony Thornton, MBE

The Mayfield Valley Arts Trust is sorry to announce the passing of the Trust’s Founding Trustee, Mr Tony Thornton on the 31st January 2021. To read his obituary and Tributes please click the link

 

Our Mission Statement

The Mayfield Valley Arts Trust exists to support organisations which are committed to supporting exceptionally talented young musicians, ensembles and charities which specialise in education through music, including SEND schools.

Historically, the Trust had a particular interest in music-making and music education in Yorkshire.  The Trust now has a U.K. wide remit, which is reflected in the organisations it now supports.

 

Funds

The Trust has two funds; the Main Fund (currently closed) and the AHT Enterprise Fund (closed for 21/22 financial year. Accepting applications from 1.7.21 for 22/23 financial year).

 

Donate

Donations are gratefully accepted. If you’d like to make a donation, please click here