Ulverston International Music Festival

1-8 June

Anthony Hewitt & Friends

Anthony Hewitt & Friends

Wednesday 1 June 7.30pm

Artistic Director and pianist Anthony Hewitt rounds-up some top string talent for this much-loved and traditional format of chamber works for piano and strings.

Top Brass: Brighouse & Rastrick

Top Brass: Brighouse & Rastrick

Saturday 4 June 7.30pm

Come and see one of the best brass bands in the world, boasting a formidable reputation for highly entertaining concerts for both the general public and brass band connoisseur.

Benjamin Grosvenor & Hyeyoon Park

Benjamin Grosvenor & Hyeyoon Park

Tuesday 7 June 7.30pm

A partnership 'as well-suited to one another as to their choice of repertoire' (Arts Desk) this world-class duo perform works by Mozart, Webern, Debussy, Bartok and Schubert.

La bohème

La bohème

Friday 3 June 7.15pm

English Touring Opera returns with a poetic production of the most popular of operas: Puccini’s story of young love, starting on Christmas Eve in a Parisian garret.

Jazz Night: Julian Joseph Trio

Jazz Night: Julian Joseph Trio

Sunday 5 June 7.30pm

Grab a cabaret table and enjoy a performance from one of the finest jazz musicians to emerge this side of the Atlantic, as Julian Joseph leads his trio at the jazz night of UIMF Festival 2022.

Lunchtime Guitar Recital: Carlos Bonell

Lunchtime Guitar Recital: Carlos Bonell

Wednesday 8 June 1pm

Ten years on from his last UIMF Festival appearance, guitarist Carlos Bonell is back with a blend of classic pieces plus his interpretations of favourite popular music.

Meet The Author: Kim Moore

Meet The Author: Kim Moore

Saturday 4 June 6pm

Join award-winning poet Kim Moore as she reads from What The Trumpet Taught Me, considering the pivotal role of music in both an individual and social history.

Lunchtime Piano Recital: Emanuil Ivanov

Lunchtime Piano Recital: Emanuil Ivanov

Tuesday 7 June 1pm

The young Bulgarian pianist performs the late Frederic Rzewski's The People United Will Never Be Defeated: a vast set of variations inspired by Bach and Beethoven.

Piano-ganza

Piano-ganza

Wednesday 8 June 7.30pm

Anthony Hewitt is joined by guest pianist Emanuil Ivanov for the much-loved two-piano concert, playing Poulenc’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Rachmaninov’s Suite No. 1.

For the complete festival line-up, visit ulverstonmusicfestival.co.uk.

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