Harpe Noire at Dart Music Festival

We are delighted to welcome sparkling Harp Duo HARPE NOIRE to this year’s Festival. Harpe Noire is the harp duo of Emma Graham and Liz Grier. Both harpists are accomplished musicians and have been playing the harp for many years – maybe too many to count!  Emma and Liz say: “We are …

The Band of HM Royal Marines comes to town

We are very excited! We’ve just heard that the Band of HM Royal Marines are making a special appearance at our 20th Anniversary Music Festival.         The Band of HM Royal Marines, Plymouth, based at HMS Raleigh in Torpoint, Cornwall, undertakes a wide variety of ceremonial work …

Circe’s Diner

Dedicated to self-penned, honest, rootsy tunes the music from the Diner touches base with Country, Americana, Folk and Pop traditions yet the presentation and lyrical content comments on modern life through wondrous tales of love, loss, friendship and tigers! The Bristol based band’s tracks have been taken to live radio …

Harpingmad

Harpingmad is a South Devon based duo made up of husband and wife Susie and Bill Trezise. Susie plays the Celtic harp and Bill adds beautifully to the sound by playing Irish whistle, wooden baroque recorder or classical guitar. They offer a varied repertoire consisting of traditional, classical and some …

Martin Dale Jazz Quartet featuring Dick Pearce

Saxophonist Martin Dale will perform twice at Dart Music Festival, firstly on Friday at The Flavel, where he will be joined by Dick Pearce, and secondly on Saturday in the Harbour Bar. Martin is one of the busiest and most popular saxophonists in the South West. He runs his own …

Dart Music Festival welcomes Dart Festival Chorus

Dart Festival Chorus is Dart Music Festival’s very own choir… The Choir’s members are drawn from choirs across South Devon. It is dedicated to supporting the aims of the Festival by encouraging people to participate in and enjoy choral music, whether as singers or as members of the audience. Every …

Harbottle & Jonas

Harbottle & Jonas are a stunning young folk duo based in Totnes, Devon. Their music is eclectic and is always accompanied with a great story. The duo recently played a session for BBC Introducing and they have received plaudits from folk royalty including Seth Lakeman, Jon Boden, Rod Clements, Declan …

Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman

Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have long established themselves as one of the UK folk scene’s most rewardingly enduring partnerships. Twice recent winners of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award for Best Duo – 2016 & 2013 – the couple’s intimacy and strength of passion on stage have won them …

BREAKING NEWS – Weekend Wristbands now available!

By popular demand, we are now selling a weekend wristband for the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Dart Music Festival.   At just £20 for three days filled to bursting with FREE performances all over town, we think that’s quite a  bargain… Not only that, you’ll be helping us …

Ruby Turner Tickets – Once They’re Gone They’re Gone…

Breaking News! We’ve just had some tickets returned for our very special fundraiser ‘An Evening With Ruby Turner‘ on March 25th at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club so we now have just twenty places left.       Tickets are £75 to include welcome Prosecco, three course dinner, two wonderful …