Classes for Everyone
Whatever you play, whatever your standard, we have a class for you!
The Haydn Wood is a music festival for young people up to the age of 21.
Welcome to the Haydn Wood Music Festival
The Haydn Wood is an inclusive annual music festival located in the beautiful Colne Valley, Yorkshire, England. We aim to promote and encourage young musicians up to the age of 21, from all backgrounds and standards. The Festival is held every November, click here to view our plans for the year ahead.
62st ANNUAL COMPETITION
18th and 19th NOVEMBER 2022
Closing date for entries is 2nd October
The Festival will be held as usual at
Linthwaite Methodist Church Centre, Stones Lane, Linthwaite, HD7 5PD
We are going ahead in person!
We are delighted to announce that the 2021 Festival will take place as a live event.
Of course, due to the uncertainty of Covid-19 we are keeping a close eye on the government guidelines. Plans for online content and the winners concert will be announced as they are confirmed.
“The Haydn Wood is absolutely incredible – I’ve learnt so much through it and it’s been so fun!”
“Fabulous adjudicator, great organisation, perfect location… This is one truly special music festival.”