WHO WE ARE: Sherborne Abbey Festival – an award-winning annual event
WHAT WE DO: Sherborne Abbey Festival is an award-winning annual 5-day music festival held over the early May Bank Holiday weekend. An unparalleled marriage of music and architecture, blending classical, contemporary and liturgical music styles. Centred in and around Sherborne Abbey, and organised entirely by volunteers, it is uniquely inclusive with free entry for more than 70% of
concerts; featuring world-class performers of international acclaim, alongside local talent from choirs, orchestras and schools. Profits from festivals are re-invested to keep future events accessible, to support local educational music initiatives and to assist young people grow in their musical careers.