Moor Reason to be happy

The guest blogs are coming thick and fast now! This latest one is from MoorReason – please read on… We are delighted to be a part of such a fantastic music festival.  It will be our first time at Dartmouth and we are really looking forward to performing.  MoorReason were …

Confused? So are Belshazzar’s Feast…

Please see below the hilarious blog that Belshazzar’s Feast  have come up with for us, which their agent Terry tells me they’ve pulled off in the middle of a really hectic schedule.  BELSHAZZAR’S FEAST Belshazzar’s Feast are confused, even more so than usual. For over 15 years, we have played …

Moscow Drug Club are coming back…

 MOSCOW DRUG CLUB Great news… Moscow Drug Club – who delighted us all in the Guildhall at last year’s Festival – are back, and blogging! Many thanks to Katya of the Moscow Drug Club for this Guest Blogger piece:  Moscow Drug Club…. Is a curious musical place where certain elements …

Meet our Guest Bloggers – ‘The Organisation’

We thought it would be a great idea to invite some of our performers to be Guest Bloggers so we can all get to know them a bit. Here is our first G.B. – Taraneh Meen from ‘The Organisation’. We are really looking forward to welcoming them to the DMF …

EEEK! It’s gaining on us…

Only thirty six more days to the Festival – EEEK! We (the DMF team) had our penultimate committee meeting last night and realised that the Festival is gaining on us. ‘Never has so much been done for so many by so few’ as the saying goes, and there is still …

‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ comes to Dartmouth…

Well, not really – but a little bird told me (Marilyn Bird, to be precise) that one of the members of the New Devon Opera has also appeared in ‘Pirates’ and much more. Marilyn, our Classical Music Director, has been speaking to N.D.O.writer and director Martyn Harrison and reports: “I …

Fundraising, Food, Fun – and Red Priest Tickets

GREAT FUNDRASISER – please read on… Hello again – just to let you know about our recent fundraising event. A very enjoyable time was had by all at The Windjammer last Sunday when the extremely versatile and talented Porter Family entertained us with a fantastic selection of songs old and …

We’re back..!

Hello and welcome to the new improved Music Festival blog for 2012. We actually intended to post much, MUCH more often than this but after the last entry (February 2011! Oh the shame…) it suddenly got kinda busy round here and before you could say ‘Bandstand’ it appeared that a …

Latest news…..

Here we are half way through February and only two more committee meetings to go before the Festival!! So what’s been happening, well quite a bit actually: We are now going to be using the lovely old Guildhall for a venue to replace the Market Square.    Whilst we are …

Media Release

A great start for the Dart Music Festival with the first major sponsor announced The New Year has started well for Dart Music Festival organisers with the recent confirmation by Noss Marina as first major sponsor for the 2011 Dart Music Festival. In announcing the sponsorship, Committee Chairman, Pam Braakenburg, …