Festival Ceilidh with Georgia Lewis & Trio

2020-02-16T09:20:50+00:00June 14th, 2020|, , |

What better way to finish the Festival than with a ceilidh, suitable for all ages, with Georgia Lewis and her trio! Beautiful uplifting folk music and a night of dancing (with a bar) to celebrate the last night of the festival. Georgia is a folk singer and accordionist from Wiltshire, highly sought after celidh caller [...]

Swing’s the Thing with Radio 2’s Clare Teal & Trio

2020-02-01T15:27:37+00:00June 13th, 2020||

With her stunning voice and encyclopaedic knowledge of jazz, multi award-winning jazz singer Clare Teal is a sought after singer throughout the country as well as a prolific recording artist and popular BBC Radio 2 broadcaster. Clare and her Trio are renowned for their fabulous arrangements interspersed with Clare’s warm and witty storytelling. Clare’s new [...]

Rosa & Roberto – an evening of Spanish flair & virtuosity

2020-02-01T15:25:18+00:00June 8th, 2020||

Rosa Campos- Fernandez (clarinets) and Roberto Carillo-Garcia (guitar and double bass) - two musicians on four instruments. An evening of Spanish flair with a hot Latin flavour including music by Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos and Sergio Assad. Both esteemed members of the Hallé Orchestra, Roberto and Rosa’s infectious enthusiasm and virtuosic playing make for the perfect summer’s [...]

Coffee Concert with Marcel Zidani

2020-02-05T10:48:54+00:00June 8th, 2020||

Prize winning composer and pianist Marcel Zidani presents a programme of uplifting and beautiful piano music to include traditional works by classical composers Mozart and Liszt and a masterpiece by the great living jazz pianist Keith Jarrett. With an additional touch of Spanish musical elegance there will be something for every musical taste. Marcel is [...]

Beets & Pieces The Crista Trio: Ashok Gupta, Ben & David Powell

2020-02-04T08:59:11+00:00June 7th, 2020||

Beethoven’s final and heroic Archduke Piano Trio forms the centrepiece of this concert in celebration of his 250th anniversary. Performed by Ashok Gupta and friends of the Festival Ben and David Powell as the Crista Trio, the programme also includes rarely heard arrangements of Beethoven’s famous overture Egmont and Chabrier’s orchestral masterpiece Espana, along with [...]

Noel Coward Evening with Peter Gill

2019-11-22T08:07:39+00:00November 22nd, 2019|, |

Pianist and entertainer Peter Gill presents a tribute to the wit and song-writing skill of that most English of Englishmen, Noel Coward, who said of himself "I am an enormously talented man and there is no point  in denying  it". Born in 1899, Coward was an actor, writer, composer, director, producer, and in later life [...]

Blues Hand me Downs: Alex Voysey & friends

2018-03-10T16:28:40+00:00June 11th, 2018|, |

Join virtuosic guitarist Alex Voysey through a history of the blues. Starting with the classic rock n’ roll hits of Chuck Berry through BB King and Stevie Ray Vaughan to more contemporary favourites such as John Mayer and Lady Antebellum, and many more in between. This show covers them all in a high energy performance [...]

Inspiring the Next Generation: Performance with Tom Redmond

2018-03-02T17:55:00+00:00June 11th, 2018|, |

Radio 3 broadcaster, presenter, horn player and animateur, Tom Redmond, will be working with local primary school children in Broadway towards this performance that is open to all. Recent appearances include devising and presenting My Great Orchestral Adventure at the Albert Hall, and his innovative and motivational approach is guaranteed to inspire the next generation [...]