In addition, we have various awards and bursaries attached to specific classes.
In Musical Competition, the idea is not to beat each other but to pace each other on the road to excellence."
Sir H Walford Davis
Whitehaven Musical Festival
The 66th Whitehaven Musical Festival will take place from Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th May 2016, inclusive.
We have now moved to the Marchon Club for the Festival week on the corner of Flatt Walks and Coach Road in Whitehaven.
The last two years have seen the introduction of new classes which proved to be very popular - X Factor, Glee, Electronic Keyboards and Guitar, Self Accompanied Solo/Duet Junior and Adult, Open Drum Kit Solo and Open Drum Band classes.
NEW FOR 2016 - storybook reading 10 to under 12 yrs, under 12 X Factor, over 18 Disney Song classes and under 18 instrumentalists can now use backing tracks.