Help!! We need Volunteers – we need YOU…!

 In the words of the immortal Lennon and McCartney:  Help! We need somebody…  Help!! Not just anybody…   Help!!! You know we need someone…   He-e-elp!!!! OK, we may have mentioned this before but we really do need extra help during the Festival as there simply aren’t enough of us …

It’s those lovely tuneful Welshmen again…

NEATH MALE CHOIR A few words from the Choir – so looking forward to hearing those ‘heavenly voices’ again…    “The choir is delighted to be appearing for the third time at the Dart Music Festival having first made the trip in 2009. We always have a wonderful time in …

Welcome back Hamilton

HAMILTON LOOMIS A very warm welcome back to Hamilton Loomis – it will be so great to see him here again, especially as he told us last year that his concert in Dartmouth was the best gig of his tour! We went all bashful, and we still have a little …

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 …