We support – and are supported by – countless musicians and volunteers from across the North West and beyond. Our festival simply wouldn’t be where it is today without them.
Whether you’re an established artist, a band just starting out or a potential volunteer looking to take part in this unique city festival, take a look below at some of ways you can get involved.
mjf hothouse is a free scheme for artists looking to develop ideas, hone their craft and move their careers onto the next step.find out more
We've answered the most frequently asked questions about our talent development schemes. Take a look here.find out more