Imagine the delight on the face of the music enthusiast in your life when they receive a Britten Pears Arts Gift Membership – the ultimate gift of music!

With a Britten Pears Arts Gift Membership, you're not just giving access to world-class concerts; you're gifting a year filled with the magic of music. Your loved one will enjoy amazing benefits like access to special events, priority booking, and much more.

By choosing the gift of music, you're doing more than just brightening someone's day. You're contributing to the continuation of first-class performances on our stages, the upkeep of our cherished heritage sites and the growth of our innovative projects and community initiatives. As a music charity, we're committed to enriching lives through the power of music, and your support plays a pivotal role in making this mission a reality.

And if you're looking to make this gift even more spectacular, consider adding ticket vouchers to ensure that your music lover makes the absolute most of their membership.

Discover the different membership levels and voucher options available below and give the gift of music that will resonate in the heart of your loved one and make a meaningful difference in our mission to spread the joy of music to all.

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Gift a Friend membership for £80 per year*

Our community of Friends enjoy priority booking ahead of the public for our seasonal programmes, regular updates and advance information of our season announcements and access to our exclusive monthly supporter e-newsletter, which includes behind-the-scenes news from the charity, updates, personal stories and much, much more.

For full details on the benefits of becoming a Friend, visit our membership pages.

Young Friend

Aged 18 to 30? Gift a Young Friend membership for £50 per year*

The Britten Pears Arts Young Friends’ membership programme brings together dynamic young adults, between the ages of 18 and 30, with a love of music and an interest in exploring arts and culture.

For full details on the benefits of becoming a Young Friend, visit our membership pages.

Water Member

Gift a Water Membership for £300 per year*

Our Water Members make a significant impact on our ground-breaking programmes, with unique opportunities to be more closely involved in our work.

For full details on the benefits of becoming a Water Member, visit our membership pages.

Our Introductory Membership is available for a donation of just £25 per year. Check out the full details here.


What is a membership and why is it a great gift?

A membership at Britten Pears Arts provides the recipient with a host of benefits, such as priority booking, access to member events, and much, much more. It's a fantastic gift because it allows the recipient to immerse themselves in the world of music and art, experience cultural enrichment, and help support our charitable mission. It's the gift that keeps on giving throughout the year.

How do I purchase a membership as a gift, and can I personalise it for the recipient?

You can easily purchase a membership as a gift through our website using the links above, by contacting our membership department on 01728 687131 or in person at our Box Office at Snape Maltings. During the purchase process, you provide the recipient's name and a personalised message to make the presentation even more meaningful.

Are there different levels of membership to choose from, and how do I select the right one for the recipient?

At Britten Pears Arts we offer various membership levels with differing benefits and donation points. You can choose a level that best fits your budget and the recipient's interests. Explore the full range here.

Can the recipient use their membership right away, and how long does it last?

The recipient can start using their membership benefits immediately after it's activated. To activate a gift membership, visit Redeem a Gift Membership, visit the Box Office in person or call 01728 687131. Memberships last for one year from the date of activation, providing a year's worth of access and enjoyment.

*The cost of each membership is made up of a suggested donation amount and a benefit value. For details please see individual levels.

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