Philip Bates Prize for Composers and Songwriters 2020 

Calling all composers aged 16 – 25  Philip Bates Prize for Composers and Songwriters 2020  18th January 2021 deadline We are now inviting entries from all over the UK for the 2020 Philip Bates Prize for Co​mposers and Songwriters. This exceptionally broad competition...

Ashleyan Opera Prize Cancelled

Sadly, due to the Corona virus pandemic we’ve heard from the Conservatoire that the Ashleyan Opera Prize, which should have been taking place next Wednesday, 25th March, has been postponed. They hope to hold it later in the year.

Games and Quiz Night Update

Many thanks to everyone who helped with this year’s games and quiz night at Arden Hall. The event was a roaring success and raised over £800 which is frankly fantastic. A note about next year – some of you will be aware that Arden Hall is being renovated...