Sage Gateshead is an international home for music and musical discovery, bringing about a widespread and long-term enrichment of the musical life of the North East of England.
Our inclusive approach enables all our performance, learning and participation programmes to be constantly inspired and supported by each other.
North Music Trust
Sage Gateshead and all aspects of its work regionally, nationally and internationally are managed and programmed by North Music Trust. Our unique management structure ensures that all aspects of our artistic programme – performance, learning and participation – are closely linked with each other.
Our team work to this Mission:
- To entertain, involve and inspire each and every person we meet through engagement with outstanding music and creative events.
With the following Values:
- We value all kinds of music equally, and are committed to including, inspiring and encouraging everyone through our programmes of performance and participation, learning and training;
- We are passionate about offering the best experience for all who work and play here, together building an invigorating, inspirational environment
- We aspire to be pioneers at the forefront of innovation and excellence, enthusiastically embracing new work, new trends and new thinking
- We aim for the greatest possible inclusion in the way we build meaningful relationships through shared experiences and creative journeys
- We are proud to use our national and international positioning to create new social, creative and economic opportunities for our region and for the communities we exist to serve
Sage Gateshead offers a wide choice of courses and workshops for the community, young people and schools.
Schools and Early Years Join in with Music
If you work with children and young people, we have something to support your curriculum and enrich your music culture. Our wide range of activities are delivered in schools and settings across the region as well as at Sage Gateshead and are available for all ages, abilities and Key Stages.
If you are interested in a one-off experience or a long-term partnership, we can help you get the very most from music.
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Royal Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra of Sage Gateshead, is the UK’s only full-time chamber orchestra and the leading professional orchestra in the North East.