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Bank Holiday Fun at the Bath International Music Festival. Free Family Events. Jazz Legends. Classical Greats and Do Not Miss Events in Iconic Bath Venues. Come & Join Us
May 23, 2015

Monday 25 May FAMILY FREE TO UNDER 18s House Gospel Choir: 2-3.30pm Komedia. Thrilling fusion of house anthems and gospel. CLASSICAL Bach Violin Concertos: 4-5.45pm St Swithin’s. Gramophone 2014 award winners Dunedin Consort play Bach. JAZZ Hugh Masekela + Helele ***** Extra Seats Just Released 7.30-10pm The Forum. Legendary South African trumpeter. Jazz/Funk.  An ‘I was there’ event. Tuesday […]

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The Bath International Music Festival Opening Weekend: From smoke-filled, heaving underground bars of the 30s and 40s to the wiles and charms of La Traviata’s Violetta
May 18, 2015

Art is the way we decorate our personal space, but music is how we decorate our time, and time was of the essence this weekend at Bath’s International Music Festival. Wherever you go in the city, it’s hard not to hear music and life. Bands rehearsing in pubs, street performers and samba bands filling the […]

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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, founded by Ian Hunter in 1948, is the city’s most prestigious and largest annual musical event. Historic, adventurous and admired throughout Europe, it […]

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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 for up to 2 free Under 18 tickets to any 2015 Bath International Music Festival event at the Forum. These tickets are not available […]

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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 the musicians and the atmosphere of the extraordinary venues for which Bath is famed. Bath International Music Festival Friday 15 – Tuesday 26 May […]

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Bath International Music Festival Performer WINS MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR at last night’s BBC Folk Awards. Book to see the PREMIERE of his collaboration with Emily Portman at the Festival on 16 May
April 23, 2015

At last night’s BBC Folk Awards Sam Sweeney won Musician of the Year. Bath International Music Festival are delighted to be PREMIERING his new collaboration with fellow Folk Award winner Emily Portman in Bath on Saturday 16 May. Book your tickets here, hurry the Old Theatre Royal at Bath Masonic Hall is a beautiful but […]

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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 Music Festival. Come and be inspired for 12 glorious, music-soaked days by the very best musicians as they perform in venues across Bath. Steven Osborne […]

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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, Party in the City, spreading over 43 venues, with more than 150 exciting bands, singers and performers. We’ve also joined up again with the national initiative […]

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Classical Lunchtime Concerts in May. From 1-2pm Celebrating Young Rising Talent at Bath’s Guildhall. From £10
April 7, 2015

The lunchtime concerts at Bath Festivals have been a great platform for young rising talent in classical music for many years. For 2015, we’re working with the Young Concert Artists’ Trust to bring you four exceptional concerts with musicians who are already building international reputations. They are playing some gloriously lyrical and energetic repertoire, from solo Bach […]

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Classical Lunchtime Concerts in May. From 1-2pm Celebrating Young Rising Talent at Bath’s Guildhall. From £10

The lunchtime concerts at Bath Festivals have been a great platform for young rising talent in classical music for many years. For 2015, we’re working with the Young Concert Artists’ Trust to bring you four exceptional concerts with musicians who are already building international reputations. They are playing some gloriously lyrical and energetic repertoire, from solo Bach […]

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