During the financial year 2011/12 the Trust made the following grants:




Agatha Christie Trust for Children

Leukaemia research


Cardiff University

Restoration of the Rare Books Collection


Mousetrap Theatre Projects

Family First Nights (1st tranche)


Buxton Festival

3 new productions of operas for the 2011 Festival


Mid-Wales Opera

Performances of Britten’s opera Noye’s Fludde, in Wales


PRS Foundation for Music

Beyond Borders – new commissions involving Wales, Ireland, Scotland & England based organisations


National Museum Wales

John Piper exhibition – The Mountains of Wales


Oriel Mostyn Gallery- Llandudno

Support for exhibitions by Anselm Kiefer & David Nash


Wales Millennium Centre

Support for performance of Mahler’s Symphony No 8 by Mariinsky Company and Children’s Chorus in Cardiff


Serpentine Gallery

Support for the exhibition by Michelangelo Pistoletto


Welsh National Opera

Support for WNO Extra & Max activities (2nd tranche)


The Opera Group

Support for performances in Wales of Seven Angels by Luke Bedford and Weill’s Street Scene in Newport with associated community activities.



Support for a new production of Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffman


Presteigne Festival

Core support for 2011 Festival


Gregynog Festival

Core support for 2011 Festival


City of London Sinfonia

Support for Conquering the Antarctic concert project & activities in Cardiff.


Sound Affairs

Wales & UK wide tour of Salomé – with historic film & live performers.


Painting in Hospitals

New acquisitions of art works for the Wales collection.


Sherman Cymru

Public Art elements within the re-development (2nd tranche)


Musicfest Aberystwyth

2011 Summer School & public Performances


Bampton Classical Opera

In support of Gluck’s opera – Il Parnaso confuso (2nd tranche)


Cardiff Ardwyn Singers

Support for performance of Haydn “Nelson Mass” by NYOW and soloists at Llandaff Cathedral, in Cardiff.