We are delighted and proud to remain a National Portfolio Organisation in the latest funding announcement, and thrilled to get such a positive evaluation of our work

Serious was first supported by ACE in the early 90s through a series of project grants, has been a National Portfolio Organisation for a number of years. 

Continued NPO funding from ACE is fundamental to our commitment to producing jazz and contemporary music of the highest quality, bringing together artists from widespread backgrounds and genres with audiences throughout the UK. 

Our established history with ACE and a national network of producing partners gives us the means to deliver extensive touring programmes, alongside learning and participation activity, to the highest of standards – as well as industry-renowned continued professional development training for artists.