Event Programme

Next year's Festival runs from 25 May to 8 June.  The programme will be available at the end of January 2019.  Watch this space...

Apollo Saxophone Quartet

Event No: 46

Tuesday 5 June, 19:30 - Classical, jazz and folk influences from the world's leading contemporary saxophone quartet

Venue: St. Gregory's Church, Bedale

Since 1985, the Apollo Saxophone Quartet has been at the forefront of the contemporary music scene - commissioning, collaborating, recording and performing all over the world. Their repertoire includes classical, jazz, folk and world music influences, and their presentation is accessible and stylish. Here the quartet presents a selection of its commissions - from the eclectic artistry of Richard Rodney Bennett to the imaginative and playful music of Barbara Thompson, and the world premiere of a piece by Simon Parkin.

“A unique virtuoso banquet” Classical Music Magazine

“Glorious music…superbly performed” Sunday Express

Adult £16, Under 25 £3

Generously supported by Richard and Beverly Phillips