Welcome to Priddy Festival 2015.....

We are looking forward to seeing you at our festival this year. Priddy is a village set in the heart of the Mendip AONB overlooking Somerset. The  festival is run by volunteers, and all money raised goes to local projects or promoting music and art. If you haven’t been before why not watch this short video.

The festival ticket office is now open for 2015 bookings. Details of ticket prices can be found here


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Latest News

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Blue School Project Weekend

This weekend pupils from the Blue School in Wells gave up their weekend to spend time with Will Lang from Halsway Manor kicking off the work to present a 2 hour concert at the Festival on Saturday morning on the main stage. This is the third year we have run this project in collaboration with Halsway Manor and Will thought it got off to a flying start!

The theme this year is “reasons to be cheerful”, and the pupils have been selecting pieces to perform around this theme. Jenny Henderson who teaches music...

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24 Hours of Folk

As part of Halsway Manor’s golden jubilee celebrations they are holding a 24 Hours of Folk event on the 6th June. It will be a programme of performances, workshops and sessions from 9am 6th June – 9am 7th June.

We are proud to work with Halsway Manor for what it does promoting folk music, and supporting young folk musicians. This year we have provided bursaries and awards to young musicians attending Halsway’s hothouses, as well as working with Halsway and Will Lang again in the Blue School Folk Project which will lead...

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The Blue School Folk Project Perform

Today was the annual May Day celebrations in Wells, and we were treated to a performance by the Blue School Folk Project team. Led by pupils Tim Salvidge and Alice Lintern and helped by last year’s student Angus Morrice the team put together a set of folk tunes and performed to the Cathedral Green.
This is a clip of them performing “The Derby Ram”.

We are really looking forward to seeing the results of this years project at the Festival! They will be putting on a full concert on...

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