Cambridge Music Festival

Cambridge Music Festival (CMF) is held each year in November. World-class artists feature in orchestral, choral and chamber music concerts, alongside a programme of education and community events, and outdoor sound/light projections.


Provisional dates for the 2014 festival are Thursday 13 – Saturday 22 November.
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Headline artists for the 2013 Cambridge Music Festival included the opening concert by Nigel Kennedy (violin); return visits by both Murray Perahia (piano) with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields and Andreas Scholl with the Choir of King's College (countertenor); and the closing concert features Mark Padmore (tenor) and Britten Sinfonia. Chamber music artists included the Nash Ensemble, James Gilchrist (tenor), Pekka Kuusisto (violin) and the acclaimed young Escher String Quartet. The Festival was heralded by a spectacular sound & light display of Eric Whitacre's Virtual Choir: 3,700+ singers from 76 countries projected onto the facade of the University's Senate House.


Click on 'Watch & Listen' to see pictures and videos of selected 2012 and 2013 Festival events.


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