What's On

Fresco is back for our second virtual festival!

View the full playlist on YouTube here

  • Fresco Finale
    13 Jun, 18:00
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    2021’s Fresco Finale is a showcase of what we’re all about as a festival. The first half features contemporary music by Sophie Lacaze, and our competition winner Jack Ballard. The final three pieces of this concert formed our string orchestra outreach project
  • Live: Masterclasses
    13 Jun, 14:00
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    Join us for some live masterclasses led by our very own Fresco Musicians
  • Carnival of the Animals
    13 Jun, 13:00
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    Festival Fresco presents Saint-Saëns’ classic work Carnival of the animals. With narration form Andrew Kyle and artwork from some of our young fans, this concert is one for the whole family!
  • Opera Gala
    12 Jun, 19:30
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    Put on your finery and let’s go to the opera! The Fresco Singers present a gala of favourites from the stage, including Mozart, Bizet, Rossini and more.
  • The Great Outdoors - German Romantic Song
    From Schubert and Wolf, to Schumann and Berg, let us take you on a journey through the great outdoors with a selection of German lieder.
  • Let's Be Happy
    12 Jun, 14:30
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    After the year we’ve all had, it’s nice to appreciate the little things – whether that’s a walk in the park or some cheerful chamber music. Here’s hoping our programme of Mozart, Klezmer (and more) puts a smile on your face!
  • Live: Composer Workshops
    12 Jun, 13:30
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    Ever wondered how composers get their music played? Sit in on a live workshop with two of our associate composers, Megan Tarpey and Adam West who will be discussing their work with the musicians that recorded it.
  • Magic and Miniatures
    12 Jun, 12:00
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    For our second concert of 2021, Fresco presents a programme of duets and solos including Corelli, Debussy and Fresco Associate Composer Megan Tarpey.
  • A Sparkling Summer Night
    11 Jun, 19:00
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    A Sparkling Summer Night introduces our 11 Fresco Musicians in the first concert of Fresco 2021. With music from Haydn, Tchaikovsky, and Fresco co-Director Natasha Sofla, this is sure to be a night to remember!