Brancaster Music Festival
IT'S time to dream of long summer evenings listening to music in glorious surroundings.The programme for the tenth Brancaster Midsummer Music Festival will feature a wide selection of classical music in May and June at three locations: Holkham Hall, Brancaster and Thornham.
IT'S time to dream of long summer evenings listening to music in glorious surroundings.
The programme for the tenth Brancaster Midsummer Music Festival will feature a wide selection of classical music in May and June at three locations: Holkham Hall, Brancaster and Thornham.
Booking for festival Friends has just opened.
Highlights this year will include tributes to mark 200 years since the death of Haydn, and first visits by the Endellion String Quartet and the London Concertante.
You may also want to watch:
Helen Reid will perform at a piano recital at the opening event on Sunday, May 24 at St Mary's Church, Brancaster (6pm), when the programme includes works by Debussy, Haydn, Gershwin, Schubert and Rachmaninov.
The Holkham concert is on Friday, June 12 (7.30pm) and features the Endellion quartet playing works by Haydn, Elgar and Schubert.
- 1 Plans for market town homes back on the table
- 2 Holiday lets look forwards to seeing 'happy faces' as lockdown eases
- 3 'Ready to go' - Department store raring to reopen after 109-day wait
- 4 Owners of Pensthorpe pay tribute to patron Prince Philip
- 5 Town centre gets 'spring clean' ahead of high street re-opening
- 6 Rare chance to visit famous walled gardens for only second time ever
- 7 'Raring to go' - Barbers prepare for reopening
- 8 In pictures: The Duke of Edinburgh in Norfolk
- 9 'Norfolk was a special place to him' - MPs' tributes to Prince Philip
- 10 Man sells bar after 19 years - but can't say goodbye
Then the final concert will be at All Saints' Church, Thornham, on Saturday, June 20 (7.30pm). The London Concertante will play quintets and a sextet by Mozart, Brahms and Ireland.
Tickets go on general sale at the festival office at 16 Anchorage View, Brancaster, from April 9.
For more festival information visit www.brancaster.net/midsummer or call 01485 210527.