What's On: Late Night concerts

Through the four weeks of Summer School, Dartington is host to more than 90 concerts and events.

There are usually three concerts per night: Early Evening (usually 5.15pm), Evening (usually 7.45pm), and Late Night (usually 10pm). Look for the ‘filter events’ option on this page to browse by event time.

This vibrant programme of events encompasses opera, jazz, orchestral, music theatre, gospel, film music, and more.

Summer School Courses and Concerts Pass holders have access to every concert during their chosen week.


Stephen De Pledge: A New Zealand Partita

  • Thu 22nd Aug 2019

Commissioned especially for Stephen De Pledge, seven New Zealand composers have written pieces inspired by Bach’s Partita no. 3 in A minor. In a series of fascinating three-way conversations between the composers, pianist and Bach himself – the performance includes Bach’s original partita – we hear this 18th-century musical form reimagined for the 21st century, More Info >

Dartington Big Band

  • Fri 23rd Aug 2019

Dartington Big Band Final Party Night: Stonking Big Band and dancing! Join us for our annual swing–jive, led by the indefatigable Steve Dummer. More Info >