About us

Charitable status

We are a Registered Charity No 1062232 with the Charitable Objectives:

  • To advance, improve, develop and maintain public education in, and appreciation of, the art and science of music in all its aspects by any means the Trustees see fit, including through the presentation of public concerts and recitals;

  • To further such charitable purpose or purposes as the Trustees in their absolute discretion shall think fit but in particular through the making of grants and donations.


We are registered with the Charity Commission

We are affiliated with Making Music, an organisation which offers assistance to amateur music groups nationally. Making Music was formerly known as the National Federation of Musical Societies, and celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2010.