We are delighted to announce that Thaxted Festival 2021 will take place over two long weekends: Thursday 24 June to Sunday 27, and Thursday 1 July to Sunday 4 July. During this time we will present nine concerts from leading artists.
Scroll down for our first long weekend, and then scroll down further for our second long weekend concerts. Then swipe or click right to see each event, and click through for full details. General booking opens Tuesday 4 May.
Winner of the 2016 Gramophone Chamber Music Award, the sought-after Heath Quartet opens the 2021 Thaxted Festival.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
Captivating cellist Laura van der Heijden is joined by young Welsh prize-winning pianist Jâms Coleman for this stimulating chamber recital.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
In the 200th anniversary year of Thaxted’s Lincoln Organ, Robin Walker returns to celebrate this historic instrument and its musical heritage.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
We are delighted to welcome for the first time one of jazz piano’s outstanding exponents: Darius Brubeck & his ensemble of leading UK jazz players.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
London Mozart Players with distinguished pianist and conductor Howard Shelley directing the piano concerto from the keyboard.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
Façade by William Walton and Edith Sitwell; Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals in a new text by Roger McGough; new work.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
We are delighted to welcome leading British vocal ensemble VOCES8 for the first time to celebrate the joy & beauty of voices in harmony.FULL CONCERT DETAILS
Our 2021 Festival comes to a close with the outstanding Covent Garden Soloists, joined by pianist Christopher Weston.FULL CONCERT DETAILS