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 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.


Our last fundraiser was on Saturday April 21st 2018

Songs of War and Remembrance

St Nicholas Parish Church, Harpenden

A recital of songs given by

Rebecca Howard, soprano
Catherine Denley, mezzo-soprano
Peter Martin, tenor
Joseph Edwards, baritone
Susanna Stranders, piano

with readings of prose and poetry

Thanks to all those who supported this enjoyable concert; we are happy to report that the event raised £1663.96.


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.