Festival Preview

Festival Preview

Thursday June 7 2018

Lucy Walker presents a guide to our events and exhibitions that will complement this year’s Aldeburgh Festival.

Bridge and Britten

Friday April 27 2018

A short series of concerts starts today exploring the connection between Britten and his first composition teacher, Frank Bridge (Britten began lessons with him aged only 14, and they continued for nearly 3 years). Chamber and vocal music by both composers will be performed over the course of the three recitals, including Britten’s String Quartet […]

Aldeburgh, Women and the Vote

Monday January 29 2018

2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act, which allowed (some) women the right to vote from 6 February 1918. The Act had come about after several years of sustained campaigning by the Suffragette and Suffragist movement, and many individuals and organisations across the country are marking this anniversary with events, talks, […]

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