St James the Great Church has a fine tradition of music, and hosts the highly regarded East Malling Singers.

The programme of events at the includes some music.

On the coast, folk music fans will love the Broadstairs Folk Week in August.

Later in the year, but nearer to home, are the Music@Malling Festival and the Maidstone Music Festival.

There is also the wonderful Bower House in Maidstone for folk music (picture right)