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English Music Festival
25-28 May 2018, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Established by Em Marshall-Luck to give a platform to works by British composers - primarily of the late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth centuries - that for so many years were all-too-rarely heard, the festival's programmes span from mediaeval music and the timeless delights of Tallis and Byrd through to contemporary music: the Festival has commissioned many new works from some of Britain's most admired contemporary composers. First performances have also been staged of important works by Delius, Vaughan Williams, Elgar, Stanford, Bax, Bliss, Howells, Britten, York Bowen, Moeran, Gurney, Butterworth, Walford Davies, Joseph Holbrooke and Rutland Boughton.
Prague Spring Festival
12 May — 3 June 2018, Prague, Czech Republic
1-3 June 2018, Worcester, United Kingdom
The Elgar Festival is the official celebration of the life and music of Edward Elgar, based in his home town of Worcester with activities spanning Elgar Country.
Held annually during the weekend closest to his birthday (2 June 1857), the festival combines symphonic and string orchestra concerts by the festival's orchestra-in-residence, the English Symphony Orchestra, with chamber concerts, choral concerts, recitals, outdoor concerts, plays, exhibits and talks. Venues for the festival include Worcester Cathedral, Huntingdon Hall, the Elgar Birthplace, Worcester Guildhall and the Elgar School of Music.
Bergen International Festival
23 May — 6 June 2018, Bergen, Norway
26 May — 9 June 2018, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Music, arts and walking in the Yorkshire Dales
Scotia Festival of Music
27 May — 10 June 2018, Nova Scotia, Canada
An annual, two-week chamber music festival held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, during the first two weeks of June, boasting over fifty public events. Featuring international talent of the highest calibre, the festival offers concerts, recitals, open rehearsals, masterclasses, coaching sessions and lectures.
English Haydn Festival
6-10 June 2018, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, United Kingdom
International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition
3-10 June 2018, Jurmala, Latvia
The 2018 qualifying rounds are held in 71 cities world-wide. The finals take place in Dzintari Concert Hall on 10 June 2018. The singers continue to be judged by a jury consisting of artistic and casting directors from the world's most prestigious opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera New York, Royal Opera House Covent Garden London, Teatro alla Scala Milano, Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona, Cape Town Opera and Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Ojai Music Festival
7-10 June 2018, Ojai, United States of America
Every year audiences gather in the Ojai Valley to experience an intentionally curated music Festival - the only one of its kind. Founded in 1947, each Festival's narrative thread is guided by a different music director, who offers a wildly distinctive style and point of view for our audience. These annual directors are more than conductors, soloists, or classical musicians. They are musical thinkers who approach their craft with creativity and responsibility to the present day.
Patricia Kopatchinskaja takes the helm as music director for 2018.
Istanbul International Music Festival
23 May — 12 June 2018, Istanbul, Turkey
Hertfordshire Music Festival
10-16 June 2018, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
The Music of Fantasy, Fable and Folklore
Mostly Modern Festival
4-18 June 2018, Saratoga Springs, United States of America
MMF is a new and innovative summer festival, taking place in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York and celebrating the music of our time. The focus is 'mostly modern' - living composers from around the world, with an occasional foray into the past.
Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Elementary String Camp
18-22 June 2018, Fayetteville, United States of America
8-24 June 2018, Suffolk, United Kingdom
Aldeburgh Festival 2018 celebrates Britten and America. It also reflects 1948 - the remarkable period in post-war British history when the festival began and when so much of what we now regard to be the backbone of our cultural life was launched. In his centenary the music of Bernstein plays a significant part in the festival. Britten and Bernstein: composers, pianists, conductors, programme planners, educators, and major media figures were towering creative leaders, and are linked but rarely met each other. They sailed against prevailing winds and were celebrated and revered everywhere, and here they can be heard side by side with many connections that resonate across the festival. These links include Peter Grimes, W H Auden, Revd Walter Hussey and their composing friend Aaron Copland.
Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra Advanced Summer Music Camp
25-29 June 2018, Fayetteville, United States of America
Mananan International Festival of Music and the Arts
16-30 June 2018, Port Erin, Isle of Man
A performing arts festival held every year in late June / early July at the Erin Arts Centre, in the lovely seaside resort of Port Erin, Isle of Man. This year is the 44th Mananan Festival. The festival is named after Mananan, the Manx mythological sea god.
Performances are mainly of classical music, but the festival has also included folk, jazz, cabaret, drama, dance, puppets, indian music, magic, lectures, talks, films, BBC Radio 3 broadcasts, art exhibitions, youth competitions, audiences with celebrities and floral demonstrations.
MRF Music Festivals - Choirs and Orchestras
27 June — 1 July 2018, Budapest, Hungary
Fourth International choral and orchestral festival in Budapest.
7 June — 1 July 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Since 1947, Holland Festival has been the Netherlands' leading international performing arts festival, offering a broad scope of international performing arts with a mix of performances and concerts from all corners of the world. The festival features established names as well as new talent, showing innovation in art and exploring new types of venue and forms of theatre. Holland Festival's tradition of innovation is further expanded by opening the festival up, for instance by staging performances, concerts and events in public spaces.
San Francisco Opera Ring Festival
26 April — 1 July 2018, California, United States of America
See The Ring as Wagner intended, in its entirety, or create your own package of 3 or more performances!
West Cork Chamber Music Festival
29 June — 8 July 2018, County Cork, Ireland
Summer Music Academy
27 June — 12 July 2018, Kiev, Ukraine
Each summer Kiev accepts all who wish to improve their professional skills, to enjoy communion with music, and present their art to Kiev citizens and guests.
For twenty years, the oldest music educational establishment in Ukraine - R Glier Kyiv Institute of Music and the International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz offer young musicians the opportunity to improve solo, ensemble music-making and playing with orchestra, and to give them the opportunity to communicate with some of the world's leading musicians and music professors.
Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
5 May — 13 July 2018, Tuscany, Italy
York Early Music Festival
6-14 July 2018, York, United Kingdom
Power and Politics: From the medieval courts of Avignon to the drama of Beethoven's revolutionary politics!
23 June — 14 July 2018, Paris, France
Interkultur World Choir Games
4-14 July 2018, Tshwane, South Africa
The tenth anniversary event of the world's largest international choir competition comes up with a premiere: For the first time ever an Interkultur event will happen on the African continent.
Cheltenham Music Festival
30 June — 15 July 2018, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Bologna International Opera Academy (BIOA)
8-22 July 2018, Bologna, Italy
An intensive two-week summer programme offering daily masterclasses: one-on-one coaching from world-renowned opera singers, voice teachers, opera directors and coaches. Singers have the opportunity to be heard by and signed with opera industry professionals.
The grand finale consists of two recitals of operatic arias and scenes performed in the magnificent Palazzo Magnani - home of Unicredit Bank, Bologna.
Fabio Armiliato, tenor
Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet, soprano
Alfonso Antoniozzi, baritone, stage director
Nicoletta Conti, conductor
Francesca Pedaci, soprano
Maria Spacagna, soprano
Guenko Guechev, bass-baritone
Xiu-ru Liu, mezzo-soprano
Paolo Poti, vocal coach
11 April — 22 July 2018, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Opera Holland Park
29 May — 28 July 2018, London, United Kingdom
An opera company with a unique voice, based in the London Borough of Kensington, and presenting an annual festival of fully staged productions in a setting combining the best aspects of urban and country house opera under one roof. All year round there are performances, discussions and cultural events in partnership with local venues, unlocking the world of opera. Through accessible pricing, education and outreach programmes and family events, critically acclaimed work is brought to the widest possible audience.
Ihlombe! South African Choral Festival
20-28 July 2018, Cape Town, South Africa
The Ihlombe! South African Choral Festival offers a one of a kind choral experience in dynamic settings including Cape Town, Pretoria, Johannesburg, and Soweto as well as a Scenic Game Park. Your choir will have the opportunity to perform with many excellent International and South African Choirs, as well as participate in workshops with famous Choral Conductors. Collaborate with multiple choirs in extraordinary venues and diverse and sizeable audiences. You will experience African drumming, dancing, and their wonderful, unique singing. This festival includes adult choirs, university choirs, as well as children's and youth choirs, and all choirs have the opportunity to perform in several concerts, each conducted by their own music director. Each concert concludes with a joint choral selection sung by all participating choirs.
13-29 July 2018, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Every year, the Ryedale Festival welcomes outstanding performers from all over the world, both established and emerging, to perform a wide-ranging and distinctive programme in the many spectacular venues in and around Ryedale, North Yorkshire - an area full of history and natural beauty.
Founded in 1981, the Festival enjoys a large, loyal and enthusiastic audience, the warm support of the local community and a reputation as one of the most exciting and enterprising in the country. Events range far and wide across the area and performances are given at the great houses of Castle Howard, Hovingham Hall, Duncombe Park, Birdsall House and Sledmere, as well as in Ampleforth Abbey, York Minster, Scarborough Spa and many other local venues. There is also a popular series of Coffee Concerts given in the many beautiful, often remote, country churches of North Yorkshire and a series of literary events, talks, exhibitions and workshops.
Munich Opera Festival
24 June — 31 July 2018, Munich, Germany
Longborough Festival Opera
6 June — 2 August 2018, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Toronto Summer Music - Reflections of Wartime
12 July — 4 August 2018, Toronto, Canada
Toronto Summer Music, by means of its Festival and Academy programs, provides music lovers with an opportunity to enjoy and deepen their knowledge of classical music by bringing audiences together with international artists and emerging professional musicians and singers for a successful round of concerts, lectures, and master classes. No other musical programming of its kind is available in Toronto in the summer months, when artists of international stature come together to mentor young musicians and to give outstanding concerts in a series of public performances.
Savonlinna Opera Festival
6 July — 4 August 2018, Savonlinna, Finland
Savonlinna is an active and vibrant summertime town. The town itself and its surroundings are one of the most popular holiday regions in Finland. Beside enjoying the opera, admire the breathtaking scenery in and around the town, have a giggle at some of the eccentric local events, and listen to the legends associated with the historical sites.
17 July — 4 August 2018, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Three Choirs Festival
28 July — 4 August 2018, Hereford, United Kingdom
Colorado Music Festival
28 June — 4 August 2018, Colorado, United States of America
19 July — 5 August 2018, Valais, Switzerland
An international music festival which takes place annually for two weeks in late July and early August in the mountain resort of Verbier, in the Swiss Valois canton.
BRQ Vantaa Festival
6-12 August 2018, Vantaa, Finland
Mostly Mozart Festival
12 July — 12 August 2018, New York City, United States of America
The newly expanded Mostly Mozart Festival features international dance, theatre and classical music.
Grant Park Music Festival
13 June — 18 August 2018, Chicago, United States of America
For more than 80 years, the Grant Park Music Festival has been Chicago's summer musical sensation, demonstrating that classical music, performed by a world-class orchestra and chorus, can have a transformative impact on the city.
Yiddish Summer Weimar
22 July — 18 August 2018, Weimar, Germany
YSW began life as a weekend workshop in 1999. Today it spans a whole month and has become one of the world's leading summer programs for the study, creation and presentation of traditional and contemporary Yiddish culture.
Aspen Music Festival and School
28 June — 19 August 2018, Colorado, United States of America
Founded in 1949, the Aspen Music Festival and School is regarded as one of the United States' top classical music festivals, noted for its concert programming and its musical training of mostly young adult music students. The typical eight week summer season includes more than 400 classical music events, including concerts by five orchestras, solo and chamber music performances, fully staged opera productions, masterclasses, lectures, and children's programming, and it brings in 100,000 audience members. In winter time, the AMFS presents a small series of recitals and Metropolitan Opera Live in HD screenings.
10-19 August 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Discover the latest generation of musicians at the best spots in Amsterdam - classical and jazz - 250 concerts at 90 venues. 'Dichter bij muziek' is the theme of this 21st edition of the festival.
18 July — 20 August 2018, Vorarlberg, Austria
One year after the end of the Second World War, the first Bregenz Festival was held: the week-long Bregenz Festwoche. The inaugural performance was staged upon two barges moored on Lake Constance - one carrying the stage structures for Mozart's early work Bastien et Bastienne, the other the orchestra. In a town that did not even possess a theatre, the idea of mounting a festival seemed eccentric; but the initially makeshift solution of choosing the loveliest part of the town - the lake - as the stage proved to be a hugely successful one. Visitors from Austria, Germany, Switzerland and France made the Festival an international event in its very first year. The Festival orchestra from the outset was the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, which has made a major contribution to the evolution and success of the Festival.
Rossini Opera Festival
11-23 August 2018, Pesaro, Italy
Dubrovnik Summer Festival
10 July — 25 August 2018, Dubrovnik, Croatia
7 July — 25 August 2018, Cooperstown, New York, United States of America
Santa Fe Opera
29 June — 25 August 2018, New Mexico, United States of America
Santa Fe Opera's mission is to advance the operatic art form by presenting ensemble performances of the highest quality in a unique setting with a varied repertoire of new, rarely performed, and standard works; to ensure the excellence of opera's future through apprentice programs for singers, technicians and arts administrators; and to foster and enrich an understanding and appreciation of opera among a diverse public.
Dartington International Summer School and Festival
28 July — 25 August 2018, Devon, United Kingdom
14 July — 25 August 2018, Torre del Lago, Italy
Held annually in July and August, this summer opera festival, founded in 1930, presents the operas of Italian composer Giacomo Puccini. Starting withe the Messa di Gloria, the 2018 festival features the operas Tosca, Turandot, Madama Butterfly, Manon Lescaut, La boheme and Il tritico.
19 May — 26 August 2018, East Sussex, United Kingdom
23-26 August 2018, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
MRF Music Festivals choir and orchestra festival
22-26 August 2018, Paris, France
Eighth international choral and orchestral festival in Paris.
Tanglewood - Bernstein Centennial Summer
21 June — 26 August 2018, Massachusetts, United States of America
The Boston Symphony Orchestra on holiday ... since 1934. Tanglewood annually draws over 350,000 visitors. Each season offers not only a vast quantity of music, but also a huge range of musical forms and styles, all presented with a regard for artistic excellence that makes the festival unique.
Edinburgh International Festival
3-27 August 2018, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
23-28 August 2018, Powys, United Kingdom
The Presteigne Festival's six music-filled days span the August Bank Holiday period. Established over thirty years ago, the Festival has a long tradition of supporting young artists and for presenting a fresh and individually stylised mix of contemporary works carefully balanced with twentieth century classics and featuring a wide range of music from the standard repertoire.
25 July — 29 August 2018, Bayreuth, Germany
When Richard Wagner sketched his ideas for a festival in 1850, his initial thoughts were of a venue in Zurich or Weimer, and later Munich. Twenty years later Hans Richter drew him to a vacant opera house in the city of Bayreuth. Wagner liked the city, but the building was unsuitable for performances of The Ring. It took until 13 August 1876, when a new opera house had finally been built, for the first Bayreuth Festival to begin.
In 2018 there will be performances of The Flying Dutchman, Lohengrin, Meistersinger, Parsifal, Tristan und Isolde and Die Walkure.
Salzburg Summer Festival
20 July — 30 August 2018, Salzburg, Austria
Chopin and his Europe
9-31 August 2018, Warsaw, Poland
Fourteenth international music festival - 'from Chopin to Paderewski'
La Mariette String Masterclasses
12 July — 1 September 2018, Parcay-sur-Vienne, France
17 August — 2 September 2018, Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki Festival is the largest arts festival in Finland, organised annually in late summer. The festival's aim is to make art accessible for all. The programme line-up features classical and world music, theatre, dance, circus and visual arts as well as a range of urban events.
Henry Wood (BBC) Promenade Concerts
13 July — 8 September 2018, London, United Kingdom
MRF Music Festivals: Choirs and Orchestras
5-9 September 2018, Prague, Czech Republic
9th International festival of choirs and orchestras in Prague
Lucerne Summer Festival
17 August — 16 September 2018, Lucerne, Switzerland
Interkultur - On Stage - choral festival
13-16 September 2018, Lisbon, Portugal
Lisbon, the city built over seven hills, on the Atlantic coast, is home to some of the world's greatest explorers, such as Vasco De Gama, Magellan and Prince Henry the Navigator.
No other European capital has such an intriguing mix of the old and the new, or so many contrasting faces, making this a city for unhurried exploration and a place to get lost in and discover its many distinctive sights and characteristic images.
Korkyra Baroque Festival
1-16 September 2018, Korcula, Croatia
A high-profile cultural event established in 2012 to promote local and international musical and cultural heritage. The concerts take place in historic venues in and around the town of Korcula, as well as new regional locations: the Island of Vrnik, Orebic, Ston, Trpanj, Vela Luka, Blato, Pupnat, Smokvica, Hvar, Ploce and Dubrovnik, creating a unique synergy and Baroque magic, which make the Korkyra Baroque Festival renowned as a staple cultural event of the global music scene.
International Mendelssohn Festival
10-23 September 2018, Hamburg, Germany
George Enescu International Competition
1-23 September 2018, Bucharest, Romania
400 young musicians from 46 countries have enrolled for the 2018 competition, which is open to the public. The categories are violin, cello, piano and composition.
31 August — 23 September 2018, Bonn, Germany
20-28 September 2018, Maribor, Slovenia
MRF Music Festivals - Cracovia choir and orchestra festival
3-7 October 2018, Cracow, Poland
Tenth international choral and orchestral festival in Cracow.
Yorkshire Dales English Music Festival
5-7 October 2018, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
The third Yorkshire Dales English Music Festival builds on the success of previous events with an even more exciting programme. It will begin on Friday 5 October 2018 in the beautiful surroundings of St Andrew's Church, Aysgarth, with a combined concert and film showing. The EMF has collaborated with the Yorkshire Film Archive, commissioning three new films of archive material celebrating life, landscape, transport and work in the Yorkshire Dales; and we have set up a competition for top composition students to write music for these three films: the winning entries will be performed in this opening concert alongside the films that they describe.
Saturday 6 October will see a variety of recitals and concerts in St Andrew's, and on Sunday 7 the festival moves to Bolton Castle for several more concerts, including a violin-and-cello duo recital, performances of Howells' and Lambert's Clavichord, and a concert for violin and narrator, with new works written especially for the occasion by the composers Richard Blackford and Paul Lewis.
Brecon Baroque Festival - Angels and Archangels
19-22 October 2018, Powys, United Kingdom
MRF Music Festivals - choir and orchestra festival on Lake Garda
18-22 October 2018, Lago di Garda, Italy
12th International choral and orchestral festival on Lake Garda in Italy
Canta al mar - international choral festival
24-28 October 2018, Catalunya, Spain
The festival 'Canta al mar' has become an essential activity in Interkultur's event calendar. Since 2012 choirs from all over the world have met in the city of Calella in Catalonia/Spain to celebrate the international choral festival through songs and local delights.
Wexford Festival Opera
19 October — 4 November 2018, Wexford, Ireland
Since the first 'Festival of Music and the Arts' took place in October 1951, Wexford Festival Opera has grown into one of the world's leading opera festivals. In 2017 Wexford Festival Opera won Best Opera Festival in the World at the 2017 International Opera Awards.
Right from the beginning, the Festival made a name for itself by introducing audiences to unjustly neglected works, many of which have since found a place in the canon. For 66 years the Festival has breathed new life into forgotten masterpieces, establishing a reputation for high-quality productions that, every year, bring thousands of opera-lovers flocking to Wexford from all over the world.
MRF Music Festivals: Choirs and Orchestras
1-5 November 2018, Vienna, Austria
5th International festival of choirs and orchestras in Vienna (Austria)
On Stage - choral festival
8-11 November 2018, Prague, Czech Republic
Birthplace of the icon of existentialist literature, Franz Kafka, and of the renowned romantic composer, Antonín Dvořák, Prague has been described as a diamond among pearls and as the Paris of the 90s. The Gothic jewel of the kingdom of Bohemia, capital of today's Czech Republic, Prague has been called the most picturesque city in the world.
Donatella Flick Conducting Competition
20-22 November 2018, London, United Kingdom
'We have thought very carefully about how best my competition can benefit young conductors, and this is why we have decided to change the criteria for applications, broadening reach, while also ensuring that it is conductors at the very start of their careers who benefit. I am delighted to partner with medici.tv for the first live stream of the Competition, and also to allow the public into the preliminary rounds. I believe that the more we can open up music-making to the world, the more people will be as enthralled and inspired by it as I am, so I'm really pleased that so many more people will have the opportunity to see the finalists in action next year. Finally I want to thank the extraordinary conductors and musicians who are on the judging panel, as I know each of them will inspire everyone who takes part. I wish everyone who enters the very best of luck!' - Donatella Flick
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
16-25 November 2018, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
hcmf// is the UK's largest international festival of new and experimental music, taking place over ten days and consisting of approximately fifty events - including concerts, music-theatre, dance, multi-media, talks and film - with a related Learning and Participation programme devised and implemented to reflect the artistic programme and respond to regional need.
Lucerne Piano Festival
17-25 November 2018, Lucerne, Switzerland
Montreal Bach Festival
22 November — 7 December 2018, Montreal, Canada
Since 2005, The Montreal Bach Festival is North America's premiere destination for the timeless musical genius of Johann Sebastian Bach and the cultural legacy that he has inspired. Through a series of concerts and educational programs, the Bach Festival showcases our elite musicians to the world and brings world class performers to Quebec. It contributes significantly to Montreal's international reputation as a cultural metropolis, attracting both international and local audiences to enrich the life of Montrealers as well as its communal life. The greatest artists in the world come to Montreal to honor Johann Sebastian Bach. His infinitely beautiful music has found a home at the Montreal Bach Festival.
MRF Music Festivals: Choirs and Orchestras
6-9 December 2018, Baden, Germany
8th International choir and orchestra festival in Baden (Germany)
On Stage - choral festival
13-16 December 2018, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Britain's second largest city and Europe's 8th most populous metropolitan city, Birmingham has got a perfect location, right at the heart of Britain, with only one hour and a half by train from London and just one hour to Shakespeare's home, Stratford-upon-Avon.
Valletta International Baroque Festival
11-26 January 2019, Valletta, Malta
Sing'n'Joy - the American international choral festival
14-18 February 2019, Princeton, United States of America
After the overwhelming success of the first edition in February 2017 Princeton, New Jersey will again become a meeting point for choirs from all over the globe in 2019. In the world of choral singing Princeton, the city located south of New York is well known for being the home of the Westminster Choir College, one of the world's leading music schools.
MRF Music Festivals: Choirs and Orchestras
13-17 March 2019, Rome, Italy
8th International choir and orchestra festival in Rome (Italy)
MRF Music Festivals: choirs and orchestras
3-7 April 2019, Istria, Croatia
9th International festival of choirs and orchestras in Porec (Istria, Croatia)
MRF Music Festivals: choirs and orchestras
1-5 May 2019, Costa Barcelona, Spain
8th International choir and orchestra festival in Calella on the Costa Barcelona (Spain).
Colorado MahlerFest XXXII
13-19 May 2019, Colorado, United States of America
One day in the 1970s, Robert Olson was reading a Mahler biography while sitting at the shore of Lake Dillon near Breckenridge, Colorado - a favorite spot framed by the magnificent 14,000 foot peaks of the Rockies.
Olsen had studied conducting with Hans Swarowsky in Vienna, where he had been deeply moved by the funeral march from Mahler's Symphony No 5 played at the Austrian president's funeral.
Olsen realized that this beautiful Colorado landscape was not unlike Mahler's summertime composing environs, and it was then that he conceived the Colorado MahlerFest.
Venezia Music Festival 2019
22-26 May 2019, Venice, Italy
Salzburg Whitsun Festival
7-10 June 2019, Salzburg, Austria
Three Choirs Festival
27 July — 3 August 2019, Gloucester, United Kingdom
Hong Kong International Piano Competition and Joy of Music Festival
7-24 October 2019, Hong Kong, China
Three Choirs Festival
25 July — 1 August 2020, Worcester, United Kingdom