Folk legend Ralph McTell completes stunning line-up for Lyme Folk Weekend 2017

Another stunning line-up for Lyme Folk Weekend has been announced. Once again organisers of the festival, which takes place from September 1-3, have come up with a mix of talent, ranging from one of the most innovative contemporary artists to some of the folk world’s legendary names. Full story: Read more

Maxwell Quartet Performances in Hinton St George, Ilminster, Bridport and Shute 4-6 May

Maxwell Quartet

Bringing bright young talent to rural audiences in Devon, Dorset and Somerset is what Concerts in the West is all about and the May concert series, featuring the brilliant and exhilarating Maxwell Quartet, will certainly blow any residual winter cobwebs away. Full story: Read more

Bruton Choral Society Concert: Jubilate! 20th May

Bruton Choral SOciety Concert Kings

Summer’s finally on the way! Come and celebrate at the Jubilate concert on 20 May 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall at King’s School. The centre piece and title of the concert is Bob Chilcott’s wonderful and uplifting piece for soprano, choir, brass and piano. Full story: Read more

600 Somerset school children take part in a World Music Residency


During the week of 24th April around 600 school children aged 8 – 16 years from Somerset will be learning about West African music beats, instruments and heritage as part of a World Music Residency produced by Taunton based performance company, Actiontrack and funded by Sound Foundation Somerset. Full story: Read more