Our Supporters

CMF could not happen without the vital support of the Major Donors and Sponsors. Not only do they provide a financial backbone, they also form an enthusiastic, friendly and loyal ‘inner circle’ who enjoy each other’s company and are inspired by the music, musicians and events presented by the Festival.

Major Donors

Individual donors are credited in the programmes provided at our concerts.

Festival Sponsors..


As Europe’s leading technology development and engineering company, TTP Plc works in partnership with its clients worldwide to bring new products to market, creating new business from advances in technology.


Artemis is a leading UK-based fund manager, investing in the UK, Europe, the US and around the world.

The firm opened for business in 1997 and manages some £28.2 billion* across a range of funds, two investment trusts, a venture capital trust and institutional portfolios. A number of these are now available to investors in Europe and Singapore. Independent and owner-managed, Artemis’ aim has always been to offer exemplary performance and client service. All Artemis’ staff share these two precepts – and the same flair and enthusiasm for fund management.

For more information on the company and the funds we offer, call 0800 092 2051, visit www.artemisfunds.com or consult your financial adviser.

*Source: Artemis as at 31 March 2019.  Capital at risk. Issued by Artemis Fund Managers Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. For your protection calls are usually recorded.


Birketts is a full service, top 100 UK law firm, based in the East of England, with offices in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Ipswich and Norwich.

With a rich heritage spanning over 150 years we’ve built an enviable track record advising businesses, institutions and individuals in the UK and internationally. While we operate from four offices across East Anglia providing a wide range of services, the firm shares a common culture and approach to service delivery. Over 600 people are engaged in the business and our lawyers and support staff all have a shared commitment to deliver the best possible outcome for our clients. We are large enough to provide specialist expertise in most areas of the law at a standard that is frequently compared with major City firms, but not at the expense of maintaining a personal and tailored service. We are flexible about everything except our reputation for maintaining the highest professional and ethical standards.

Howard Group

The Howard Group of companies is a Cambridge based privately owned company specialising in commercial and industrial property investment, development and management, and growth capital funding.

The Company is one of the leading commercial property businesses in East Anglia and was founded in 1935.


Managing more than £49.4 billion* for our clients, Rathbones is one of the UK’s leading investment managers. We’re here to help you look forward with confidence.

When you’re making plans for your future, or to pass money on from one generation to the next, you want to know your investment manager has a long track record of success.

Rathbones has been in business since 1742. Looking forward has carried us and our clients safely through many eras. We continue to move with the times, blending new ideas and the latest technology with our long-standing investment experience and constant values.

Rathbones began life as a family business and is now part of Rathbone Brothers Plc, a FTSE 250 listed company. Responsible ownership has been an enduring strength. Many of our employees are also shareholders; being part of Rathbones is more than a job for them.

From the highly qualified and capable people who look after you and your money to the efficiency of our administration and reporting, everything we do is designed to provide you with investment management of the highest quality.

*as at 30 September 2019. Includes funds managed by Rathbone Unit Trust Management.

Ashtons Legal

At Ashtons Legal, our aim is to be a firm you are proud to call ‘your solicitors’ and are happy to recommend to others.

This means:

  • making sure we communicate with you promptly, in the way that suits you best
  • having lawyers who are approachable and friendly as well as technically and commercially astute
  • ensuring our costs are transparent and fair
  • providing practical solutions to your legal needs.

Whether you are a commercial client or an individual client, and whatever your legal needs, our focus is on always delivering first class legal advice with exceptional service.

With offices in Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Felixstowe, Ipswich, Norwich and Thetford we are ideally placed to assist clients throughout East Anglia. In practice, however, we also help people in many other parts of the country whether face-to-face or through our online services.

Our aim, in every respect, is to be “where clients come first”.


LT123 are a full-service provider of high-quality language learning and assessment. We deliver expertise in managed solutions as a trusted partner of leading publishers, exam boards and universities worldwide. We offer consultancy, and we design and develop syllabuses, tests, courses, books and digital banks of material.

Price Bailey

Price Bailey has been operating in the vibrant and historic city of Cambridge for over 50 years and has grown to become one of the largest firms of chartered accountants in Cambridge, providing a broad range of services to businesses in the local and surrounding areas

We provide our services to local businesses as well as larger corporate companies and businesses trading overseas. We also act for private individuals and have specific expertise in the Charities, Education, Farming & Estates, Healthcare, Professional services and Technology & Digital Media sectors.

Festival Partners

Langham Press

is a company based in Foxton on the outskirts of Cambridge offering a wide range of digital and lithographic print solutions. We provide an excellent service at an extremely competitive price, giving you incredible value for money.

Our friendly team has a wealth of experience in the print industry to put at your disposal. We are on hand to help you with your enquiry – whether it’s a first-time quote or starting from an initial concept to finished product utilising our project management skills.


A full service digital creative agency. We connect brands with their audience via the creation of innovative engaging digital mechanics and digital strategy.

We cover Digital Strategy, Social Media Management, Design & Build.

Imagination is everything.

Individual Donors

Cambridge Music Festival is grateful to its many and generous donors. A full list will appear in the Festival programme.