Festivals

    MUSIC-ED
    02 Jun

    SSE Arena, Wembley, London

    2 June 2018

    +44 (0)844 815 0815

    London

    This is the biggest African concert of the year, brought to you by Upfront and Personal and powered by One Africa Global.Read more

    05 Jun

    Cardiff, Wales, UK

    5 June 2018 To 24 June 2018

    A Filetta / Patti Smith / Atlantic Arc Orchestra / Angela Denoke / WNO Orchestra / Angélique Kidjo / Tim Bromage / Dr. Sally Austen / Bella Bathurst / Jacob Wren / Elvis Costello & The Imposters / Finery / Charlie Francis / Cotton Wolf / Gruff Rhys / BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Gwenno Saunders / Amy Nostbakken / Norah Sadava / Laura Veirs / Passenger / Orphy Robinson / Welsh National Opera / Reykjavíkurdætur / Bedfellows / Susanne Sundfør / Novo Amor / The Gentle Good / Mavron Quartet / Ivan Moult / Tank and The Bangas / Billy Bragg / Jennifer Hartley / Gagglebabble / National Theatre Wales and Quarantine / Camille O’Sullivan / Christopher Elson / Katell Keineg / Siwan Morris / Tom Mumford / Seren Vickers / Karine Polwart / Carys Eleri / The Tiger Lillies

    Wales

    Created by Wales Millennium Centre, Festival of Voice Cardiff is an international arts festival in Wales’ capital city that celebrates the voice in all its forms.Read more

    16 Jun

    White Hart Lane Recreation Ground, White Hart Lane, London, UK

    16 June 2018

    The Magic Numbers / Rae Morris / Jermain Jackman / DVTN / Sam Fender / Reverend and the Makers / Nia Wyn / Jeremy Corbyn / Kate Osamor / John McDonnell

    London

    If you’re a Labour supporter looking to meet other supporters, a music buff looking for an affordable summer festival, or a family looking for a great day…Read more

    21 Jun

    United Kingdom

    21 June 2018

    +44 (0)20 7939 6030

    ‘Make Music Day UK’ is a free, annual, UK-wide day of music held in public spaces – from squares to libraries, bandstands to school halls and arts…Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    20 Jul

    Festival Square, Manchester, UK

    20 July 2018 To 28 July 2018

    + 44(0)161 393 4367

    North-West England

    MJF celebrates its 23rd festival in 2018 and is unlike any other event on the jazz festival circuit.Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    20 Jul

    Elliot House, 151 Deansgate Manchester M3 3WD

    20 July 2018 To 28 July 2018

    +44 (0)161 393 4367

    North-West England

    MJF celebrates its 23rd festival in 2018 and is unlike any other event on the jazz festival circuit.Read more

    20 Jul

    Weggis, Switzerland

    20 July 2018 To 29 July 2018

    Held in the beautiful lakeside town of Weggis, Switzerland, this 10-day Festival offers flautists of all abilities the chance to participate in a wonderfully supportive environment with Sir…Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    20 Jul

    Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, UK

    20 July 2018 To 22 July 2018

    +44 (0)20 3879 9555

    London

    Africa Utopia is an annual festival celebrating the arts and culture of one of the world’s most dynamic and fast-changing continents.Read more

    27 Jul

    Tallinn, Tallinna linn, Estonia

    27 July 2018 To 5 August 2018

    +3726274451

    The festival EUROPA CANTAT, initiated by the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat and held every three years, is the central meeting point of the choral world.…Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    02 Aug

    Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge, United Kingdom

    2 August 2018 To 5 August 2018

    +44 (0)1223 791791

    East of England

    Cambridge Folk Festival is one of the longest-running folk festivals in the world.Read more

    17 Aug

    St John's Smith Square, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HA, UK

    17 August 2018 To 19 August 2018

    9:00 am To 5:30 pm

    +44 (0)20 7222 1061

    Our distinguished line-up features:

    • Sophie Cherrier (Ensemble intercontemporain)
    • Stefan Höskuldsson (principal flautist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
    • Katy Bircher
    • Tilmann Dehnhard
    • Wissam Boustany
    • Ian Clarke
    • Peter Verhoyen
    • Stephen Preston
    • Philippe Barnes
    • Gareth Lockrane
    • Amy Yule
    • Mark Sparks
    • Carla Rees
    • Matthias Ziegler
    • Anne La Berge
    • Karin de Fleyt
    • Shanna Gutierrez
    • Marion Garver

    London

    The British Flute Society returns to St John’s Smith Square for a Second summer flute festival – this time celebrating all things new in the flute world:…Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    04 Sep

    Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Australia

    4 September 2018 To 7 September 2018

    +61 (07) 3257 0013

    Now in its seventeenth year, BIGSOUND Festival is your annual opportunity to discover the future of Australian music.Read more

    MUSIC-ED
    12 Oct

    Sage Gateshead, St. Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays, NE8 2JR

    12 October 2018 To 14 October 2018

    This year’s festival will again feature 3 days of unclassifiable musical genius, films, talks, workshops, exhibitions and more.Read more

    13 Oct

    Haberdashers' Monmouth School for Girls, Hereford Road, Monmouth, United Kingdom

    13 October 2018 To 14 October 2018

    8:45 am To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)8445 676896

    Ben Sawyer, Trainer and Choral Director 
    Pete Churchill, Educator and Choral Director 
    Russell Scott, Produced, Performance Coach and Musical Director              Ben Parry, Ex-swingle and Choral Director 
    Joanna Tomlinson, Professional Singer and Choral Director
    Joanna L'Estrange, Ex-Swingle and Jazz Vocalist                                  Dominic Peckham, Orchestral and Choral Conductor
    Bazil Meade, Founder and Principal of the London Community Gospel Choir
    Ula Weber, Conductor, Teacher Trainer and Workshop Leader
    Greg Beardsell, Musical Director and Choral Leader
    David Lowe, Classical Music Vocal Specialist
    Stuart Overington, Vocal Animateur and Composer 
    Karen Gibson, Choir Conductor and Workshop Leader 
    Mark De Lisser, Vocal Coach, Choral Director and Arranger                        Jean Paul Samputu - Singer, Songwriter and Workshop Leader                  Ayo Oyerinde - Creative and Music Director                                                      Richard Eteson - Singer and Workshop Leader                                                      
    Polly Bennett, Movement Director Choreographer and Practitioner  Stephanie Oyerinde - Pop Vocalist and Workshop Leader                        James Davey - Conductor and Choral Trainer                                                        

    Wales

    Launched in 2016, The UK Choir Festival is a festival aimed to support, train and bring choirs together in a beautiful setting where people can learn, develop…Read more

    20 Oct

    St Albans High School, Townsend Avenue, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 3SJ, United Kingdom

    20 October 2018 To 21 October 2018

    8:45 am To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)8445 676896

    Stephanie Oyerinde - Pop Vocalist and Workshop Leader                                 James Davey - Conductor and Choral Trainer                                                        Polly Bennett – movement director, choreographer, and practitioner        Richard Eteson - Singer and Workshop Leader                                                        Ayo Oyerinde - Creative and Music Director                                                            Jean Paul Samputu - Singer, Songwriter and Workshop Leader                        Mark De-Lisser – vocal coach, choral director, and arranger
    Karen Gibson – choir conductor and workshop leader
    Stuart Overington – conductor, vocal animator and composer
    David Lowe – classical music vocal specialist
    Greg Beardsell – musical director and choral leader
    Ula Weber – conductor, teacher trainer and workshop leader
    Bazil Meade – founder & principal of the London Community Gospel Choir  Dominic Peckham - Orchestral and Choral Conductor
    Joanna L'Estrange – x-Swingle MD and jazz vocalist
    Joanna Tomlinson – professional singer & choral director                                  Ben Parry - Ex-Swingle and Choral Director
    Russell Scott – producer, performance coach & musical director
    Pete Churchill – educator & choral director
    Ben Sawyer – trainer & choral director

    Produced by Producer & Musical Director, Russell Scott, the UK Choir Festival is designed for choirs of all abilities, ages, and styles, no matter whether you are…Read more

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    16 Nov

    Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

    16 November 2018 To 25 November 2018

    +44 (0) 1484 472900

    hcmf// is an annual, international festival of contemporary and new music, taking place over 10 days and consisting of approximately 50 events – including concerts, music-theatre, dance, multi-media,…Read more