The Dartington International Summer School Foundation is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under registration reference: Z5708509

We are committed to protecting your privacy. We will only use the information that we collect about you lawfully (in accordance with the data protection act 1998).

We will never collect sensitive information about you without your explicit consent.

We will give you the chance to opt out of any marketing correspondence from us, whether by post, telephone or e-mail.

The type of information we will collect about you includes:

your name


phone number

email address

credit/debit card details

We may retain and store your personal information, except credit or debit card information. The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law. When you make a payment to us using a credit or debit card, we will pass your details, including credit or debit card details, to our card processing institution. We will not retain a record of your credit or debit card details.

If you have agreed to receive information from us by writing, telephone or e-mail we will use your personal details to keep you informed about events and news that we think will be of interest to you. You can unsubscribe at any time.

There may be occasion where we need to make contact with you regarding any payment or other correspondence. This will be kept to a minimum and only where necessary.

We may also use the information you provide to process any transactions you undertake with us and for internal administration and analysis.

We do not disclose your information to third parties. We do not sell, rent or trade your personal information to third parties.

The information we hold will be accurate and up to date. You can check the information that we hold about you by emailing us If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.

We may use technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our website. This can include using cookies which would be stored on your browser. You can usually modify your browser to prevent this happening. The information collected in this way can be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings.

By disclosing your personal information to us using our website, in writing, over the telephone or in person, you consent to the collection, storage and processing of your personal information by the Dartington International Summer School Foundation in the manner set out in this privacy policy.

The personal information which we hold will be held securely in accordance with our internal security policy and the law.

Legal Notice

Name of Company 

The Dartington International Summer School Foundation

trading as

‘The Music Summer School and Festival’


Registered office

Buttermead, Manaton, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 9XG


Contact details

Richard Heason – Chief Executive

tel: 01263 586 320


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Registered Charity No.




Lisa Tregale (chair), Steve Dummer, Gareth Keene, John Messenger, 

Leigh O’Hara, Matt Oomen, Susan Sturrock, Beverley Vong