2019 Presteigne Festival
August 22 - August 27
aking place amid the beautiful countryside of the Welsh Marches, the Presteigne Festival has become a focal point for those seeking musical nourishment and artistic discovery. With a forward looking commissioning policy, the organisation works closely with composers and artists to create and curate inspiring programmes and events for an ever-widening Festival audience and to bring experience broadening opportunities to its host community.
In 2019, the Festival celebrates the music of American – with two composers-in-residence; from the UK Cheryl Frances-Hoad and from the US Hannah Lash.
There are premieres from James Francis Brown, Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Harriet Grainger, Hannah Lash, Freya Waley-Cohen and Adrian Williams.
Artists include the Albion String Quartet, British pianist Tom Poster, flautist Katherine Bryan, violinist Mathilde Milwidsky, soprano Elizabeth Cragg and French clarinettist Rozenn le Trionnaire together with the the Festival’s own resident orches
Various dates, times and ticket prices. Please see website for details and booking information.