The programme for the 2018 Festival is below (or read a virtual copy, here). Tickets are now available. Online booking is via the link at the foot of each event below.

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Event Information:

  • Thu

    Konya Kanneh-Mason, piano

    1:00 pmThe State Chamber

    The Festival continues its fruitful association with the biennial Nottingham Young Musician of the Year competition and with the remarkable Kanneh-Mason family – hosting a recital by the most recent competition winner and the third member of the family to appear at the Festival. 17-year-old Konya attends Trinity Catholic School in Nottingham and The Royal Academy of Music Junior Academy in London where she studies piano and violin. Konya achieved Grade 8 Distinction on the piano at 11, and Grade 8 Distinction on violin at 12.

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude & Fugue in C# minor
    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata, Op. 10 no. 2
    Franz Schubert Impromptu, Op. 142 no. 1 in F minor
    Maurice Ravel Jeux d’eau
    Johannes Brahms Rhapsody in B minor
    Frédéric Chopin Etude, Op. 10 no. 12 “Revolutionary”


    Jointly sponsored by Barbara Barker and Dan & Gill Bardsley