‘A place where musical miracles can happen.’
This annual festival and celebration of music making, for professionals and amateurs, is held in the idyllic surroundings of the Dartington Estate. It is an international meeting ground for musicians and performers and brings together a community of all ages, creeds and abilities on equal terms. Activities have encompassed every aspect of music: early music, opera, choral work, conducting, world music, modern jive, jazz, tango, contemporary music, singer-songwriting, film music, rock, popular and light music. With renowned performers taking part, Dartington International Summer School of Music has been at the forefront of creative endeavour and has launched many distinguished careers.