Friday 7 – Sunday 23 June 2019
New music, old music, reeds, marshes, vast skies and the waves of the North Sea… Aldeburgh in June offers much more than you’d expect from a classical music festival.
Thu 17 - Wed 23 October
Local artist and crafters present a wide variety of beautifully created paintings and handicrafts.
Fri 18 Oct 8pm
Part of Britten Weekend: Britten & Russia
Alban Gerhardt plays cello sonatas by Britten and Shostakovich, with Julia Sitkovetsky singing Hebrew Songs and The Poet...
Sat 19 Oct 11am
Alban Gerhardt plays Britten's Cello Suites and Julia Sitkovetsky sings Prokofiev and Rachmaninov.
Sat 19 Oct 2:30pm
An afternoon exploring Soviet culture, the particular power of Russian music, and how East met West in the 1960s.
Sat 19 Oct - Sun 17 Nov
Hambling's acclaimed installation is revived in the space for which it was specially created.
Sat 19 Oct 7:30pm
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales play Shostakovich's tenth symphony and Britten's Symphony for Cello and Orchestra wi...
Sun 20 Oct 3pm
Britten's Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.1 played by Laura van der Heijden and ...
Fri 25 Oct 4pm
Fri 25 Oct 6pm
Fri 25 Oct 7:30pm
Mozart's lighthearted opera includes some of the composer's most spectacular arias. A period performance sung in English...
Sat 26 Oct 10:30am
An opera for 3-5 year olds, based on the picture book by Jill Murphy
Sat 26 Oct 7:30pm
A thief, a policeman, and a girl try to survive a “winter’s tale” that could not be more appropriate to modern Bri...
Fri 1 Nov - Sat 2 Nov
Two special evenings of dance and live music on Richard Alston Dance Company's final tour.
Sat 9 Nov 10am
A day of inspiring musical activities for those aged 8-18, interested in learning more about Aldeburgh Young Musicians.
Wed 13 Nov 11am
Part of Friends Events
Thu 14 - Wed 20 November
Exhibition of original prints etc. by artists Gill Bedson, Tricia Newell and John Garrett.
Sat 16 Nov 4pm
Nwando Ebizie's residency draws on neuroscience, African ritual practice and the medieval polymath Saint Hildegard.
Sat 16 Nov 7pm
Exploring the possibilities of electric guitars, percussion, vocalisations and digital reprocessing.
Sat 23 Nov 7:30pm
29 November - 23 December
Fri 6 Dec - Sun 15 Dec
The award-winning cast of 100 present another magical Christmas song and dance variety treat for all the family.
Wed 11 Dec 11am
Sat 14 Dec 12pm
New immersive theatre for primary school children
Fri 20 Dec 7:30pm
Part of Christmas at Snape Maltings
Bach paints the story of the nativity.