The 2019 Festival will be launched with four events over two days in partnership with Awards for Young Musicians. The leaflet for the launch weekend can be downloaded here; an A4 poster can be downloaded here. The programme is summarised below.

Event Information:

  • Sat

    The Creation

    7:30 pmSouthwell Minster

    The Creation (Die Schöpfung) is considered by many to be Haydn’s masterpiece: it is also one of the greatest and most original works in the choral repertoire. The oratorio depicts and celebrates the creation of the world as described in the Book of Genesis and in Milton’s great poem Paradise Lost.

    Soprano: Sophie Bevan

    Tenor: Andrew Staples

    Bass: Andrew Foster-Williams

    Southwell Festival Voices

    Southwell Festival Sinfonia

    Conducted by Marcus Farnsworth

    Sponsored by Ian Clarke Wealth Management

    For booking details please visit our Tickets page.

    Tickets only available in Rear Nave and Side Aisles.