Welcome to the Oundle International Festival
Oundle International Festival: 8 - 16 July 2016
9 days of outstanding music, film, theatre & food events from highly acclaimed groups, popular local performers, talented young musicians and purveyors of excellent food and drink.
This year's Festival highlights include: the internationally acclaimed Gabrieli Consort, The Party at the Wharf which is headlined by 80s reggae/ska band The Beat and supported by local rising stars The Tin Pigeons, exhilarating folk group Jamie Smith's MABON, Festival favourites Illyria who will perform Dahl's Danny, The Champion of the World, jazz from the talented Roberts/Exall quintet, an outdoor cinema screening of Grease and an evening of musical entertainment Novello & Son at the majestic Deene Park.
There are also lunchtime recitals, many played by young musicians on the cusp of their musical careers and a chance to learn about Renaissance consort singing and perform with or watch the astounding vocal ensemble The Marian Consort. The ever popular Oundle Food Festival completes the programme. Full programme details can be found here.
For over 30 years, we have provided entertaining and enriching music concerts, theatrical performances and community events. In addition to the annual Oundle International Festival, we also organise the Spring and Autumn Music in Quiet Places concert series, Oundle Cinema, the Oundle Food Festival and the internationally renowned Oundle for Organists courses. Our Oundle Box Office sells tickets for our own and many other local events.
Like many arts charities, we rely on the generous support of trusts, companies and people which enables our small organisation to make a big contribution to the cultural fabric of the local area. Should you want to support our work, please click HERE.