27th February – 4th March 2020

A warm welcome to the website of Inverness Music Festival.

Our festival runs in February or March annually and is organised and run by Inverness Festival Association, a local charity run entirely by volunteers.

The 2020 Festival will again took place at our very popular venue – . Eden Court Theatre in Inverness over 6 action packed days concluding with the Premier competition on March 4th in The One Touch Theatre.

2020 Music Festival

Thank you to everyone who took  part. We had a brilliant time enjoying performances in a wide range of styles across the community, well done to everyone!

Our motto is ‘Perfomance for Everybody!’. Whatever your age, stage or style, you should find something you can come along, involved and enjoy.

These are uncertain times for us all. We hope to be back in 2021. Do send us your comments and suggestions to admin@invernessmusicfestival.org. We would love to hear from you.

Many thanks to our sponsors for the kind donations towards the cost of the programme print-  RCS Junior Conservatoire, Ness Music, The Music Shop, Wyvis Roofing, ACMS Parents association, and a private donor. Also to our Prize Draw Donors for their invaluable help – Caledonian Sleeper, Belladrum, Calmac, Starlight, Wolfburn  Distillery, La Tortilla, Inverness Wine Appreciation Society, Story Chocolates, Strathconon Scenics, Ness Music and others. The Music Shop and Fuller Music Kindly sponsored our Premier Competition. Also thanks to our individual class and section sponsors, including a Ness Music, Inverness SCDS, Friends of Highland Music, Inverness Music Society, and some very kind private individuals.

If you have any queries about the festival, please get in touch on www.invernessmusicfestival.org.


We now use the website Run My Festival which can usually be accessed via this link.

However, the link will not re-open until later in the year.



A BIG THANK YOU to those who nominated us for Festival of the Year at the 2019Scottish Hospitality Awards. We were honoured to receive a HIGHLY COMMENDED certificate.

 See below for last year’s winners… Be inspired!

Please Support  2020. Get involved  —  PERFORM, WATCH, VOLUNTEER, FUNDRAISE, ENJOY.

We desperately  need VOLUNTEERS all year round. PLEASE let us know if you have time to spare. Whether you can offer a regular commitment, or a few hours during the festival, we would love to hear from you as soon as possible.
Please visit our Volunteers section to help.

We are always looking for new sponsors for our classes and sections- just a small financial contribution makes a big difference,

2020 Prize Draw Tickets Available Now! Great Prizes – Caledonian Sleeper, Belladrum Tickets, CalMac Vouchers. Wolfburn Whisky,  and much more….

Did you know you can become a member of the festival association and enjoy access to every session for no additional cost?