take it away

Scheme that gives more people the chance to play musical instruments is recognised with award

Today the Sir Charles Groves Prize, awarded by Making Music for outstanding contribution to the musical life of communities in th

Take it away instrument purchase scheme now available to all ages

Since its inception 10 years ago, Creative United's 'Take it away' scheme has helped over 80,000 children and young people in Eng

Take it away scheme: interest-free finance when buying a musical instrument

Lanched in 2007, the 'Take it away' scheme works with music retailers to provide interest-free finance for the purchase of musical instruments and equipment, helping to ensure that more people can access instruments and learn to play. As of August 2017, the scheme has been expanded to cover all age groups and to include digital musical equipment and musical accessories like cases.