Churchill Music

Promoting musical excellence in Somerset since 2007

Welcome to Churchill Music

An oasis of musical excellence in the beautiful Somerset village of Churchill, 15 miles to the south of Bristol.

Our Aim as a Charity

Our fundamental aim as a charity is to engage and involve as many people as possible in live music, bringing together different backgrounds and generations. To do this, we run a set of specific programs to engage a younger demographic:

Violin/Clarinet Classes in Primary Schools

Year 2s and 3s at Churchill Primary are offered violin or primary classes, with a good proportion taking this on each year.

The Churchill Music Young Musician of the Year Competition

An annual competition for students at Churchill Academy, encouraging and rewarding technical excellence, performance skills and presentation.

The Joint Composition Project

Introducing young musicians to composing for string quartet led by the Asana Quartet and an external composer.

Currently being reworked

The Power of Music Influence Project

How to use music as a tool to promote children’s mental well-being.

Young Churchill Music

Discover what we do to nurture a new generation of musicians.

Support Us

To support us, please consider becoming a Champion of Churchill Music – receive special ticket prices and our spirited newsletters. Champions also support our music education projects.

The Power of Music Project

Read more or watch the video about our pioneering musical education project.

Recent Highlights

Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason perform for Churchill Music’s enraptured audience

The internationally renowned duo that performed at Prince Harry & Meghan Markle’s wedding came to Churchill Music

Churchill Music Young Musician of the Year 2021

Despite COVID-19, we were able to hold the event in a safe and thoroughly enjoyable manner.