The Rutland Boughton Music Trust

Welcome to the official site of
The Rutland Boughton Music Trust.

Learn about one of England’s most colourful and celebrated 20th Century composers, together with details on current recordings, forthcoming music events and projects. You will also find information about The Rutland Boughton Music Trust and how you can support us.

Listen to the music

Listen to select famous pieces.


The full list of musical works by Rutland Boughton.

Famous works

Details about Rutland Boughton’s most famous works.

Hire or get copies of music

Get involved and play the music.

About Rutland Boughton

A look into his career and life.

Support the Trust

Get involved, play the music or donate to the trust.

About the Trust

The Rutland Boughton Music Trust was established by immediate descendants of the composer in 1978 as a registered charity to encourage and support performances of the music of Rutland Boughton and in particular, sponsor recordings of his finest works.

Latest news

Support the Trust

There are many ways in which you can support the Trust.

Have you some fond memories of Rutland?
Do you remember the first time you heard his music?
Did you work with Rutland or have some interesting connection with him, or even some photographs?