mjf is a not-for-profit charity and there would be no festival without the generous support of our funders, sponsors, friends and volunteers.

mjf acknowledges the generous support of:



mjf is a PRS for Music Foundation Talent Development Partner.

Venue partners:

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Special thanks go to:

John Davies (Chair), Phil Cusack, Janet Dunnett, Clive Gawthorpe, John Helliwell, Nasira Majid, Jill Taylor, Danny Turnbull and Anita Weightman.

Sir Richard Leese, Mike Parrott, Toby Rathbone at MCC; Chris Bye at ACE NW; David Prophet & Mark Manifold at Chorlton High School; Shaun Hunt; Pete Dutton at STS; Gold Friends – John Baxter, Peter Cottrell, Peter Joinson, Iain McKeith, Iain and Ann Williamson, Robert Worthington.

Photography credits; Stephen Bingham, Simone Trumpet, Matt Ahern, Jodie Thackray, Phil King, Maryam Al-Jeddal, Jacobo Logwiniuk, David McLenachan, Suchitra Hedge, Felix Mulderrig, Daniel Porter-Jones, Tony Porter-Jones, Alex De La Vega.