Petworth Festival Petworth England, GU28

A superbly varied and inventive festival has been announced for Petworth and its surrounding area. In announcing a programme comprising over 45 events over 18 days. Always a diverse and varied festival, the festival again sees a mix of the…

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A superbly varied and inventive festival has been announced for Petworth and its surrounding area. In announcing a programme comprising over 45 events over 18 days. Always a diverse and varied festival, the festival again sees a mix of the best in music – classical, jazz, tradition and ‘world’ – comedy, theatre, family entertainment and the visual arts.

  • Classical stars including cellist and former BBC Young Musician of the Year, Natalie Clein and international stars including trombonist Christian Lindberg and violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky
  • Top comedians Milton Jones and Henry Normal
  • Rock and pop legends Beverley Craven and Judy Tzuke
  • Hot Jazz, Swing, Rhythm ‘n’ Blues from the fabulous Natty Congeroo and the Flames of Rhythm

 

Young classical superstar Sean Shibe heads a line-up of guitarists that also includes blues legend Dave Kelly, Flamenco musical magician Juan Martín, and jazz legends Jon Gomm and Antonio Forcione; the piano line-up features the absolute top of his trade, boogie woogie maestro Ben Waters and a host of top classical names that includes Steven Osborne, Piers Lane and Iain Burnside as well as…

 

Alim Beisembayev is the newly crowned winner of the Leeds International Piano Competition and this concert marks the start of a new relationship between the festival and one of the world’s most prestigious platforms for classical piano.

 

Box Office atwww.petworthfestival.org.uk or Tel: 01798 344576

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