Old pals act by Arts Council? Its ex-chair gets a grant…main
The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain has been accepted into the ACE’s national portfolio for the first time. The NYO is an essential organisation. It was founded in 1948 and managed without gusranteed public funding for 64 years.
But its new chair is the former chair of ACE, Liz Forgan. Dame Liz knew which buttons to push. NYO will now learn how to be good bureaucrats.