Welcome to the Brit Trust

Established by the recorded music industry in 1989 and funded largely by the annual BRIT Awards, the BRIT Trust’s mission is to improve lives through the power of music and the creative arts

The BRIT Trust has made more than 280 donations totalling almost £30m since its inception in 1989.


The BRIT Awards 2024 with Mastercard took place tonight from The O2 arena in London, with a live audience of music fans, BRIT School students and invited guests from the music industry, all coming together to celebrate the great and the good of British and International music from the last year.

This month we hear from David Munns OBE, who announced in January that he is stepping down as Chair of Trustees of Nordoff and Robbins, a well-known music therapy charity that uses music to help people living with a variety of communication difficulties.

In the latest edition of the BRIT Trust Diaries, new trustee Jessica Carsen, senior vice president for communications and public affairs at Sony Music UK, shares her reflections on joining the BRIT Trust…

BRITs 2024 award designer Rachel Jones visits The BRIT School