Education and outreach has always been part of the Festival. Our aim is to musically engage, inspire and enable children and young people through a programme of educational concerts, workshops and other opportunities.

Each year we promote a free schools’ concert for local primary school aged children and with the appointment of a new Education Manager in January 2019 we are looking to expand this area of activity.

Our outreach work is led by Education Manager Jill Knight. To get in touch with Jill, email