Dear Friends, Fans & Followers of the AMF

TICKET SALES for this year’s Ashdown Music Festival are OPEN!

We have Individual and Season Tickets for sale (Concessions available). You can purchase tickets Online (see our Tickets page) or by Phone: 07764 681777.

BOOK NOW to avoid disappointment!

Here’s a taste of what’s on offer: (for full concert listings, see Schedule of Events):

Friday 4th November:

Pianist Sam Armstrong will kick off the Festival with a Schubert Impromptu. He’ll be joined by Festival Director Reinoud Ford and Festival Favourite Oscar Perks for iconic Beethoven and Dvořák.

Saturday 5th November:

1) For kids of all ages! Family Concert presented by the CAVATINA Chamber Music Trust. The Magnard Ensemble, featuring Wind Quintet, Narrator and Piano present traditional children’s stories set to music by Maurice Ravel, as well as interactive chamber music showcasing and informative instrument demos. Suitable for children ages 5 and up.

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2) The award-winning Brook Street Band, one of the country’s foremost interpreters of early music present a Grand Tour-themed afternoon of Baroque delight.

Sunday 6th November Gala: the 12 Ensemble – London’s un-conducted string orchestra – will perform William Walton. The 12 Ensemble will then be joined by special guest wind players to accompany two famous concertos: Martyn Jackson performs Mozart and Reinoud Ford performs Haydn.


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Musical Director: Reinoud Ford