Eleanor Ward is Executive Director of Nonclassical – a contemporary classical music promoter and record label. She leads this small, but influential, cultural charitable organisation based in East London.
She started her career in arts funding, working for Arts Council England, and spent four years at PRS for Music Foundation. After leaving PRSF, Eleanor worked freelance as an Ensemble Manager, Festival Producer and Project Manager, and fundraised for a number of artists and music organisations. She then took the role of Programme Manager at Sound Connections – a music education charity – before moving to Field Day, where she worked as Festival Producer for two years.