This page lists music festivals that may be of interest to recorder players.

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15th – 18th February

Birmingham Recorder and Early Music Festival

Birmingham Recorder Festival

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire – Music, 200 Jennens Road, Birmingham B4 7XR

The 2018 festival includes:

Birmingham Young Recorder Soloist Competition Closing date 22nd December
An international competition for solo recitalists aged 18 and under, sponsored by Tim Cranmore recorders, The Early Music Shop and Recorder Music Mail.  More information on the website

Professional Concerts by The Gonzaga Band, London Handel Players, Dan Laurin, Musical and Amicable Society, Art of Moog, Bonfire Radicals

Masterclasses for all ages and levels, with Michelle Holloway and Chris Orton. More information on the website

Walter Bergmann Celebration Concert – With performance opportunities for young players, and a brand new premiere of a story-to-music, written for Walter Bergmann in 1982

Taster Workshops for baroque instruments including harpsichord, flute, violin and oboe; Electronics in music education with Francesca Clements

Foyer events and Early Music Market including a demonstration of original instruments from the Bate Collection, and ‘how to make a recorder from a carrot’ with Tim Cranmore…

For further information, email annabeldotknightatbcudotacdotuk or visit the website. You can also check us out on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter @BrumRecFest to get up to date news on all the events in the Festival.
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Last updated 11 April 2018