British music at High Barnet festival

British music at High Barnet festival

A charity concert for Ukraine, a full orchestral concert and three chamber music recitals with award-winning artists make up this year’s High Barnet Chamber Music Festival which runs from July 2 to 17. After last year’s sell-out and critically acclaimed inaugural...
Festival promises a Feast of Midsummer Music

Festival promises a Feast of Midsummer Music

Gregynog Festival returns with a feast of Midsummer music in the handsome setting of Gregynog Hall near Newtown in north Powys from 25 to 26 June 2022 with many of the events having a focus on British music. Gregynog Hall near Newtown is the setting for the summer...
Delius Society celebrates 60th

Delius Society celebrates 60th

The Delius Society’s celebrates its 60th anniversary with a special concert at the Royal Academy of Music on 26 June.  Alongside recently re-discovered works by Frederick Delius, the concert will feature three new works specially commissioned by the Society from...
A Garland for Ukraine

A Garland for Ukraine

A Garland for Ukraine, a unique film tribute of music, features BMS member John Turner and has been produced with sound recordist Steve Plews of Prima Facie with video recording by Tim Walton. Ten composers, mainly British, but also including one Italian and one...
Obituary: John McLeod

Obituary: John McLeod

1934 – 2022 The death in Edinburgh on 24 March of the remarkable Scottish composer-conductor-clarinettist and educator John McLeod leaves an unfillable void in Scottish Music and marks the end of a truly remarkable career that touched and inspired the lives of...
Tell us about your Event

Tell us about your Event

The BMS is always delighted to share details of upcoming concerts and events featuring British music – and we have now made it even easier for you to tell us about them! These events can be anything from recitals to talks and from festivals to workshops –...