English Music Festival 2024

The seventeenth annual English Music Festival (EMF) returns to Dorchester Abbey celebrating anniversaries of two of Britain’s greatest composers. The opening concert, given by the BBC Concert Orchestra and Conductor Martin Yates, features Stanford’s Clarinet Concerto with soloist Michael Collins, and Holst’s ‘Cotswold’ Symphony. Vaughan Williams’s ‘Richard II’ Concert Fantasy is given a World Premiere, alongside works by Doreen Carwithen and Frederick Delius. Orchestral, chamber and choral concerts continue throughout the weekend.


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