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OPPORTUNITY: Beyond Borders programme

Applications for Beyond Borders 2015 are now open. The deadline for applications is 6pm, Monday 21st September.

Beyond Borders is a co-commissioning and touring programme run in partnership with Creative ScotlandArts Council of WalesArts Council of Northern Ireland and Arts Council of Ireland / An Chomhairle Ealaíon.

Funding of up to £15,000 is available for projects that include new commissions, recordings and repeat performances of music written in the past five years.

This opportunity stimulates collaboration between organisations and bands/ensembles in England, Northern lreland, the Republic of Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It enables music creators to produce exceptional new material to be performed in at least three of these countries.

Launched in 2010, the scheme has supported over 40 projects so far, bringing together organisations and music creators across the UK and abroad. Click on the link below to find out more about the projects supported through this fund.