you want to play?
it away is an Arts Council initiative designed to help more
people get involved in learning and playing music. The scheme
allows individuals to apply for a loan of up to £2,000
for the purchase of any kind of musical instrument, and pay
it back in nine monthly instalments, completely interest free.
it away is open to everyone (over the age of 18), but primarily
designed to help those who might otherwise be unable to afford
an instrument appropriate for their needs.
encourage children and young people to develop their interests
and skills in music making
inspire new players of all ages to begin learning an instrument
enable those on lower incomes to acquire an instrument appropriate
to their needs (or the needs of their children)
it away is only available through registered outlets.
Payment of the deposit should be made by credit or debit card. If you wish to pay the deposit by cash or cheque, please bring your passport or paper driving licence counterpart with you. Please also bring your full bank details, which will be required to complete the direct debit mandate.
subject to age and status. Terms and conditions apply.
Take it away is operated by ArtCo Trading Ltd, a wholly owned
subsidiary of Arts Council England and a limited liability
company registered in England & Wales under No. 2758433.
Registered address: Arts Council England, North East, Central
Square, Forth Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3PJ