Entries by Cheyney Kent

For your convenience…

We hope the following information may assist those attending this week’s Festival. Festival marquee We are delighted to announce the debut of the Festival Marquee –- to be found in the beautiful surroundings of the Education Garden on the south side of the Minster. We trust it will become a popular meeting place for audiences…

2019 Performer Profiles: Adi Tal

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2018 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming cellist Adi Tal to the Southwell Music Festival. 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? My name is Adi Tal. I am an Israeli…

2019 Performer Profiles: Celine Saout

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2018 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming Celine Saout to the Southwell Music Festival. 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? I play principal harp with the orchestra of Opera North.…

2019 Performer Profiles: Marianne Schofield

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2019 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming double-bassist Marianne Schofield to the Southwell Music Festival.” 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? My name is Marianne and I am a freelance…

2019 Performer Profiles: Joseph Doody

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2019 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming tenor Joseph Doody back to the Southwell Music Festival.” 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? I’m Joseph Doody, a tenor originally from Shipley…

2019 Performer Profiles: Claire Wickes

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2019 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming flautist Claire Wickes to the Southwell Music Festival.” 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? My name is Claire Wickes, I grew up in…

2019 Performer Profiles: Jennifer Clark

Associate Artistic Director Jamie Campbell introduces some of the outstanding performers taking part in the 2019 Southwell Music Festival. “We’re looking forward to welcoming soprano Jennifer Clark to the Southwell Music Festival.” 1) Who are you, where are you based, and what work do you do? My name is Jen Clark and I’m based in…

So much great music to enjoy

It’s August! And with three weeks to go until the 2019 Festival I’ve been reminded how much absolutely wonderful music we have planned. So we invite you to take 10 minutes for a tour of this year’s repertoire in just 20 musical samples – from the elegance of Tchaikovsky’s Serenade to the groove of Michael…

Making the most of the Minster

Southwell Minster is at the heart of the Festival and over the years we have learned how to make the most of its wonderful spaces. The relative intimacy of the Quire and Crossing make them perfect spaces in which to showcase the individual skills of the Festival’s unique ensemble of around 100 visiting professional singers…