Most participants attend the Summer School on a Courses and Concerts Pass. This pass enables the holder to participate in up to four courses and attend all concerts during their chosen week of the festival.

A Courses and Concerts Pass can be supplemented with an accommodation package for a fully immersive Summer School experience. For those unable to commit a week fulltime, explore other ways to get involved below.

Courses and Concerts Pass | £460

Allows the holder to participate in up to four courses and to attend all concerts during their chosen week. Courses are selected when making a booking, concerts do not need to be booked. Explore accommodation ⇒

Book online or call the Summer School Office: 01803 847080

Individual Course Pass | £120

From 14 May a selection of remaining course spaces will be released to book on an individual basis. An Individual Course Pass allows the holder to follow one course for all 6 sessions in a week. No concerts are included.

On sale from 29 May

Individual Concert Tickets | £10 – £20

Over 90 concerts and events open to the public. From afternoon into late night, experience some the world’s most celebrated musicians and performers in the magical setting of Dartington’s 14th Century Great Hall.

On sale from February

Day Observer Pass | £10

Visit the Summer School for a day to observe in the various courses being taught. The majority of classes will be open to observers, the Summer School office will advise on any exceptions. No concerts are included.

Available daily from the Summer School Office during the festival

Discounts and concessions

Students and under 18s receive a 25% discount on all course passes. Under 12s receive a 50% discount.

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