Support the Festival

Become a Friend of the Festival

“An international festival of this scale, quality & ambition is not sustainable without the help & support of a wide variety of funders. A donation from you, as a Friend of the Festival, will help ensure the continued growth of this major event in the North West's annual cultural calendar.”

Dónal Doherty,
Artistic Director of the Festival

Where does your donation go?

  • Your donation helps the festival to transport visiting international choirs around the city for performances throughout the festival period
  • A donation from you supports the festival’s prize fund for visiting national choirs
  • Donations from our Friends help to provide discounted tickets for local school children to attend our gala concerts
  • Your donation supports the festival in scheduling an educational workshop by one of our visiting guest artists

Click here to find out more about our Friend of the Festival packages and how you can support this year's event.

Alternatively, if you would simply like to make a donation please follow the 'Donate' link below.