2020 Online Festival Activities

Next week would have been the beginning of PSM 2020 and although the idea of us gathering on Monday in Heptonstall is somewhat hard to imagine at the moment, we thought it was important to mark the occasion and look forward to what will be PSM 2021! We will be in touch throughout the week […]

2020 Festival postponed to 2021

It is with great sadness that the committee have decided we have no choice but to cancel PSM 2020 in the light of the current guidance about the national response to the Covid-19 pandemic. We intend to run the festival in 2021 on the usual week beginning the late May bank holiday, which is May […]

Announcing our soloist for Beethoven No.3: Elda Laro

We are pleased to announce our soloist for Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3:  Elda Laro One of the most versatile artists of her generation As a conductor, pianist, chamber musician, harpsichordist and accompanist, the child prodigy from Scutari, Albania playing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto no.1 at the age of only 11 with the National Orchestra went […]


Applications for PSM 2020 are now open! Apply here to join our choir or orchestra: https://penninespringmusic.co.uk/join-us/

2020 programme announced!

Just announced: the provisional programme for PSM 2020! Not only will we be marking Beethoven’s 250th anniversary in style, we will also be performing fabulous music from Rutter, to Mendelssohn and  Shostakovitch!   For full details, see: www.penninespringmusic.co.uk/festivalprogramme

Soloist announced for Saint Saëns and Wieniawski!

We are excited to announce our soloist for Saint Saëns‘s ‘Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso’ performed on Tuesday 28th May, and for Wieniawski‘s ‘Violin Concerto No. 2’ performed on Saturday 1st June: Savva Zverev.   Savva Zverev was born in 1998 into a family of musicians in the city of St. Petersburg, Russia. He began learning the violin at […]

Applications open 8th October!

Applications for PSM 2019 open 8th October! Apply here for the choir and orchestra: https://penninespringmusic.co.uk/join-us/ View the 2019 programme here: https://penninespringmusic.co.uk/festival-programme/