Internationally acclaimed pianist Martin Roscoe announced as 2024 soloist

We are very excited to announce that our soloist for 2024 will be the internationally acclaimed and widely recorded British pianist, Martin Roscoe. Martin is a very popular and highly respected pianist who has performed all over the world sharing the stage with such eminent conductors as Sir Simon Rattle and Sir Mark Elder. He has worked with […]

2024 Programme announced

The 2024 festival programme has just been announced! With a range of music from Stanford to Boulanger, and including the Liszt Piano Concerto No. 2, as well as our finale of the Brahms Symphony No. 1, this promises to be another fantastic year. For full details, go to: Programme

2024 Applications open soon!

Applications for PSM 2024 open on 1 October 2023. If you are already a member, you should receive an email about our Early Bird rates, and we welcome your applications from 1 September 2023. Please join us for a fantastic week of music, and bring your family and friends too! To apply, go to

2023 Applications NOW OPEN!!

Applications for PSM 2023 open TODAY! Come and join us for a fantastic week of music, and bring your family and friends too! To apply, go to

Applications open 24 September!

Applications for PSM 2023 open on 24 September 2o22 – only two days to go! Please join us for a fantastic week of music, and bring your family and friends too! To apply, go to

2023 festival programme announced!

After three years apart, the 2022 festival was a fantastic celebration of music, and we are now thrilled to announce the programme for 2023: From Saint-Saëns to Mahler and Haydn, and including soloists such as Shira Karmon, this is set to be another special year. Applications open on 24th September 2022. We hope to […]

May 2022 Festival – Applications OPEN!

We are delighted to announce that the Pennine Spring Music Festival will return in May 2022! It will run from 30th May – 4th June and we do hope that you will join us. Members both old and new are very welcome. Applications are now OPEN for those who already had confirmed places for 2020. […]

2022 Festival plans

Dear Members and Friends, I can’t quite believe this is the second year in a row that we’ve had to cancel our lovely Pennine Spring Music Festival. We were very much hoping that the situation with Covid would have improved sufficiently for us to go ahead this year. Unfortunately it wasn’t to be and it’s […]

June 2021 Festival postponed

It is with huge regret and disappointment that we are having to postpone the festival in June 2021. After consulting the Government “roadmap” and also checking the guidance from Making Music, it has become apparent that although we would be allowed to rehearse in a venue of a suitable size, each person would have to […]

2021 festival programme announced

Despite ongoing restrictions, we are thrilled to announce that we hope to run a festival in 2021 – albeit shorter than usual. We’re planning to run a three day event with separate rehearsals for choir and orchestra between Wednesday 2nd and Saturday 5th June (we’re allowing four days to accommodate separate rehearsals). The programme is […]