Wed 22 May - Sun 2nd June

Welcome to Bath International Music Festival: Friday 15 – Tuesday 26 May 2015

12 glorious early summer days of wonderful music, performed by some of the world’s finest musicians in beautiful venues and unusual spaces against the backdrop of this World Heritage City.

Bath International Music Festival 2015 celebrates its 67th year combining a fine classical programme with the best in contemporary jazz, world and folk. Highlights include: Steven Osborne – Artist in Residence, Hugh Masekela, Willard White, John Butt, Thomas Trotter, Stile Antico, Mike Westbrook, Goldfrapp’s Will Gregory, Emily Portman, Bellowhead’s Sam Sweeney, Laura van der Heijden & European Union Chamber Orchestra.

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Friday 22 May

Stile Antico
In Conversation- Stile Antico
5:30 PM
12:00 AM
Francis Hotel
Free Event
Stile Antico
7:30 PM
9:30 PM
Bath Abbey
£33, £25, £19, £14, £10
Jess Vincent 2
Jess Vincent
7:30 PM
10:00 PM
Keynsham Community Space

Saturday 23 May

Will Gregory: He Who Gets Slapped
2:00 PM
3:45 PM
Matthew Shipp / Michael Bisio Duo
7:30 PM
9:30 PM
ICIA University of Bath
Mike Westbrook – The Westbrook Blake
7:30 PM
8:45 PM
St Mary’s Bathwick
£25, £18, £12
Hoppin’ Mad
8:30 PM
11:30 PM
Victoria Hall, Radstock
£10, £8, £5
Gwyneth Herbert
Gwyneth Herbert: Jazz
9:30 PM
11:00 PM
Old Theatre Royal at Bath Masonic Hall

Sunday 24 May

Cleveland Pools 1
Red Note Ensemble
11:00 AM
12:15 PM
Cleveland Pools
Parade Gardens
Family Music Day
11:00 AM
3:00 PM
Parade Gardens
Free event
John Butt NEW
John Butt plays Bach
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
St Swithin’s Church
£20, £18, £10
Steven Osborne3
Steven Osborne plays Messiaen
7:00 PM
9:15 PM
St Mary’s Bathwick
£25, £18, £12
Pat Thomas and Orphy Robinson
Orphy Robinson / Black Top
9:30 PM
11:00 PM
Old Theatre Royal at Bath Masonic Hall

Monday 25 May

House Gospel Choir
2:00 PM
3:30 PM
£15, £7, Free
butt 2
Bach Violin Concertos
4:00 PM
5:45 PM
St Swithin's
£25, £18, £10
hm credit brett rubin 1 (3)
Hugh Masekela Band + Helele
7:30 PM
10:00 PM
£32, £27, £25, £20, £15

Tuesday 26 May

Peter Manning & Renato Balsadonna
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
£15, £10
Sir Willard White and Bath Philharmonia
7:30 PM
9:30 PM
The Forum
£32, £27, £25, £20, £15


Joint Artistic Directors announced on the Eve of the 2015 Bath International Music Festival
May 14, 2015

Bath Festivals is delighted to announce the appointment of James Waters and David Jones as Joint Artistic Directors of the Bath International Music Festival from 2016 to 2018. Bath International Music Festival, ...…

Free Music for Under 18s: Continuing Bath Festivals commitment to making Music Accessible
May 1, 2015

Bath International Music Festival is delighted to announce FREE tickets for under 18s* (in addition to the Family Events) at some of the headline Festival nights. *1 paying adult is eligible ...…

Bath International Music Festival: Experience Glorious Music in Bath’s Extraordinary Settings. From Iconic Venues to Hidden Gems
April 30, 2015

Set in some of Bath's most iconic buildings (the Abbey, the Forum, the Guildhall) and its hidden gems (Cleveland Pools, the Masonic Hall) the 2015 Festival celebrates the incredible talents of ...…

Highlights from the 2015 Bath International Music Festival Classical Programme in May as the musicians prepare
April 21, 2015

Glorious Classical Music in Iconic Bath Surroundings Bath is lucky enough to welcome a host of newly emerging and well established musicians in May as part of the Bath International ...…

Hot off the Press: Party in the City full events listings for the biggest free show in Bath now available on-line
April 8, 2015

PARTY IN THE CITY FULL EVENTS LISTINGS AVAILABLE TO VIEW: ON-LINE BROCHURE Bath International Music Festival kicks off this year’s festival on Friday 15 May with the city wide celebration, ...…