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Lunchtime Concerts

Wales Guitar Duo

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

Cai Charles and Oliver Manning met at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama where they formed the Wales Guitar Duo; they break preconceived concert platform expectations with their choice of repertoire. Oliver became a Julian Bream Trust Scholar in 2023, supporting his postgraduate studies at the Royal College of Music. Previously he was […]

Special Events

FANNY: THE OTHER MENDELSSOHN

Church on the Green 12 Station Road, Budleigh Salterton

Fanny Mendelssohn’s great, great, great granddaughter Sheila Hayman brings her 2023 BBC film ‘Fanny: The Other Mendelssohn’, a coproduction with Mercury Studios, to Budleigh Music Festival. This will be followed by a Q&A session with the director. Sheila is a BAFTA Fulbright winning documentary filmmaker, Director’s Fellow at the MIT Media Lab and Advisor to […]

Evening Concerts

THE SACCONI AND SALOMÉ QUARTETS

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

INCLUDING MENDELSSOHN OCTET IN E-FLAT MAJOR A rare opportunity to hear Felix Mendelssohn’s Octet in E-flat Opus 20, written when he was only 16 years old. Here it will be performed by members of two leading string quartets, The Sacconi and Salomé. The Sacconi is the Quartet in Association at the Royal College of Music […]

Lunchtime Concerts

Bethany Partridge

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

Accompanist - Andrew Daldorph Bethany began singing as a chorister at Exeter Cathedral, going on to study music at Trinity College Cambridge as a choral scholar under Stephen Layton. Bethany progressed through the National Youth Choir of Great Britain, and now returns to work with the younger choirs as a member of musical staff. Bethany […]

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LA VIE EN ROSE

The Temple yorkshire, United Kingdom

TEA & TUNES The south-west’s favourite gypsy jazz and hot swing band has a well-earned reputation for its take on the ‘Hot Club’ style as fresh today as when Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli first conjured it from the back streets of Pigalle. Join them for toe-tapping rhythms and soaring melodies combined in a virtuoso […]

Evening Concerts

BENJAMIN GROSVENOR

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

With a glowing international reputation, Benjamin Grosvenor is regarded as one of the most important pianists to emerge in several decades, with Gramophone recently acknowledging him as one of the top 50 recording pianists of all time. Following studies at the Royal Academy of Music, he graduated in 2012 with the Queen’s Commendation for Excellence […]

Lunchtime Concerts

Devon Youth Wind Orchestra

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

The Devon Youth Wind Orchestra (DYWO) is a symphonic wind orchestra for musicians aged between 12 and 21 years from all areas of Devon. DYWO is open to brass, wind and percussion players of intermediate and advanced ability. It offers young musicians the opportunity to improve their musicianship whilst playing a fun and varied selection […]

Evening Concerts

BBC BIG BAND WITH ELAINE DELMAR

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

A GRAND NIGHT OUT A celebration of feel-good classics and jazz music, it is a real coup to have secured a performance by the BBC Big Band in East Devon. We envisage an exciting night of joyful music-making which will please young and old alike. The band’s origins date from the earliest days of the […]

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CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS

St Peter's Church 7 The Lawn, Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom

We regret that this event has been cancelled due to the indisposition of Michael Morpurgo. Ticket holders have been informed via Ticket Source.