Thaxted Festival 2020 - 4th Weekend

Charles Court Opera – The Mikado: Friday 10 July, 7.30pm. Read more >

Light opera makes a welcome return to Thaxted this year with Charles Court Opera’s acclaimed London production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic masterpiece. This punchy satire is a treat for operetta-lovers and newcomers alike.

The Pasadena Roof Orchestra: Friday 10 July, 7.30pm. Read more >

Bringing their big-band treatment to the works of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington and others, the Pasadena Roof Orchestra has been delighting audiences across the UK and Europe for nearly five decades.

Brandenburg Sinfonia: Sunday 12 July, 7.30pm. Read more >

J S Bach: Concerto for two violins in D minor, BVW 1043, c1717-23; J S Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major, BVW 1048, c1721; Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, 1716-17; Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus, 1939

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2020 concerts

Thaxted Festival concerts

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Thaxted Festival booking information

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"The quality of the musicianship is always excellent … I am prepared to go beyond my usual musical boundaries and have yet to be disappointed."

"A world-class experience with the added enjoyment of tea and cake in the interval."

"We like the diverse range of music and performers. We are lucky to have such high quality performers in a fantastic setting so close to home. Thank you!"

"It is a fantastic festival with people travelling from far and wide … a great annual event for Thaxted to be proud of."

"It was a brilliant evening … thought the quality superb. I will definitely be booking again."