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Guildford International Music Festival

Date and Time

Fri 24 February 2017 to Sun 5 March 2017


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University of Surrey

Friday 24 February - Sunday 5 March 2017

From treasures of the Baroque to contemporary experimental music and from classical favourites to jazz, dance, film and the visual arts, this year’s festival promises to inspire and engage all the family. Innovation will be at the heart of the 2017 Festival. With premières of new work, new arrangements of classic works, performances by some of our most talented young musicians and concerts featuring many of our most well established and internationally renowned artists, the Guildford International Music Festival presents a fabulous programme in some of our most beautiful venues.

We are extremely grateful to our sponsors, creative partners and media partners, as listed below. Please take time to browse through the website and if you would like any more information email arts@surrey.ac.uk.

Please click here to download the Guildford International Music Festival 2017 Brochure.


Friday 24 February 2017

7.30pm: Apollo5

7.30pm: Guys and Dolls

8pm: Molly Evans

Saturday 25 February 2017

11.30am: Surrey Youth Choir

12noon - 10pm: Musicals Marathon

1pm: Helios Brass

4pm: Michael Butten 

7.30pm: Six Hands Guitar Trio (5.30pm-6pm Pre-Concert Talk)

7.30pm: Guys and Dolls

Sunday 26 February 2017

3pm: Family Classics (1pm Workshop)

7.30pm: Czech Sketches (6.30pm-7pm Pre-Concert Talk)

Monday 27 February 2017

7.30pm: Telling Tales

Tuesday 28 February 2017

6pm: Einstein's Universe

7.30pm: The Enormous Room

7.30pm: An evening of Experimental Music

Wednesday 1 March 2017

12pm: Lunchtime Recital

2.30pm: Masterclass with Tasmin Little

7.30pm: Celebrity Recital with Tasmin Little

Thursday 2 March 2017

11am: Tour of The Cobbe Collection with Alec Cobbe

5.30pm: Discoveries on your Doorstep

7pm: GSA Song Writing Competition Finals

8pm: Icebreaker

8pm: Len Graham

Friday 3 March 2017

1.15pm: Southern Pro Musica Lunchtime Recital

6pm: Convivio

7.30pm: National Youth Jazz Orechestra with GSA Singers

8pm: The Artist

Saturday 4 March 2017

10am-5pm: Innovate Guildford

11am: Sound Walk

1pm: Keira Lyness (The Soprano Cyclist)

3pm: OXUS with Lukasz Jakimow

5pm: Careful

7.30pm ZRI

7.30pm: Vivace Chorus

Sunday 5 March 2017

2pm: Made in Britain

3pm: University Chamber Choir

6pm: Evensong by Candlelight

7.30pm: Tim Garland Quartet (Closing Concert)

8pm: Martin Carthy MBE and John Kirkpatrick





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