About Us

Harpenden Music Foundation is a registered charity which exists to promote the study and performance of music by young people.
Applicants come from Harpenden and the surrounding area.
Since 1986, HMF is delighted to have helped hundreds of young instrumentalists and singers. We have also supported numerous concerts and musical events.
We offer loans, bursaries and grants to individuals and organisations.

If you would like to find out how HMF could support you, please visit our How to Apply page for more information.


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Cradle To Grave

7.00pm on Sunday 17th April 2016 at
Chidell Hall, Aldwickbury School, Harpenden

Two soothing lullabies and a gentle valediction feature in another entertaining fundraising event, this time featuring five of our highly talented young beneficiaries:
Michael Newman (cello), Nina Vinther (mezzo-soprano), Katialin Dang (violin and viola), Annie-May Page (violin), Toby Scowcroft-Tay (violin),
with Helen Templeton (piano) and two of our trustees - Beth Fagg (piano) and Miles Golding (violin)

This will be a very popular event, so early booking (now open) is advised.
Programme details and booking link are on our Events page


Supporting Us


Donations are always welcome to enable us to continue with the musical support we offer. If you are interested in making a donation, please visit our fundraising page for more information.


Concerts and fundraising events are organised on a regular basis. Details of our next event will appear on the website. If you would like to be kept in touch directly about these, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will add you to our mailing list.