Snape Maltings

Snape Maltings
Snape Bridge, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1SR
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Aldeburgh Festival: Permutations

A performance artwork by Freya Waley-Cohen with architectural designers Andrew Skulina and Finbarr O'Dempsey invites you to explore the powerful relationship between architecture and music. The music for six recorded violins, performed by Tamsin Waley-Cohen, has been composed in parallel with the design of six chambers…

…and 4 more dates until 16 Jun

Bill Fontana: Acoustic Visions

Bill Fontana's newly commissioned installation opens our ears to Snape Maltings' industrial past and the timeless rhythms of its natural environment. Fifty years since the arrival of music on the site, pioneering sound artist Bill Fontana creates a newly commissioned installation which opens our ears to the other sides of…

Fri 9 Jun

Sat 10 Jun

Sun 11 Jun

…and 14 more dates until 25 Jun

The Golden Vanity

Premiered in the second ever concert at Snape 50 years ago, The Golden Vanity is a morality tale of the outsider against the crowd and bears more than a passing allusion to Billy Budd. Programme to include: Britten The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard Luke Styles New works for Friday Afternoons (Snape Maltings…

Sat 17 Jun

Masterclass: Singing Britten

Performers Ann Murray mezzo-soprano Malcolm Martineau piano Singers and pianists from the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme Dame Ann Murray has had a hugely successful international career bringing to life the heroes and heroines of opera, but she is an equally renowned interpreter of song, and closely associated with…

Sat 10 Jun

Sun 11 Jun

Mon 12 Jun

Wed 14 Jun

Multi-Story Orchestra

Following their outstanding Aldeburgh Festival debut in 2015, the orchestra return to give two contrasting concerts in an unusual Ipswich location. Performers Christopher Stark conductor Children from Ipswich primary schools The award-winning Multi-Story Orchestra live and thrive by the simple promise of 'bringing…

Sat 24 Jun

Talk: Bill Fontana

One of this year's featured composers, pioneering sound artist Bill Fontana has created site-specific' sound sculptures' for some of the world's most iconic public spaces, magnifying the musical traces that lie everywhere. This year, as we celebrate 50 years of music at Snape and look froward to devloping the site future…

Tue 13 Jun

La Voix Humaine

You are invited to a special, intimate drinks party in a country house near Snape… Poulenc La Voix Humaine David Pountney original production concept Mathilde Lopez director Claire Booth soprano Christopher Glynn pre-recorded piano The host, Elle, is on the phone to her lover. It seems that their relationship is over. The…

Thu 15 Jun


Fri 16 Jun


Sat 17 Jun


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