Welcome to Jackdaws

Booking for our 2017-18 Season is open! Jump to Voice, Piano, Wind, Strings, Ensemble & One Day Courses


Jackdaws is dedicated to improving participation in and enjoyment of music through weekend courses, Education projects, a Young Artists Programme and performances by world class musicians. Our year round programme of residential music courses allow musicians of all abilities to come together and learn from some of the most experienced tutors in the trade.

Music Courses

Young Artists

Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards

Jackdaws Education

Onyx Brass by Benjamin Ealovega


VIDA Concert at Jackdaws in December 2016


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    • Jackdaws 2017-18 Season Announced

      Jackdaws 2017-18 Season Announced

      Jackdaws have announced their 2017-18 Season of weekend music courses. Featuring a selection of new and returning tutors, we are sure that there is something for everybody. During the upcoming season, we will celebrate the 25th year of the Maureen …
    • Year of Recorder was a huge success!

      Year of Recorder was a huge success!

      “It’s the best performance I’ve ever heard – thank you.” On Wednesday 22 March, Anna Stegmann and Tabea Debus led 170 children from schools across Somerset in the Year of Recorder Grand Finale performance. Their show told the story of …