On Saturday, May 14, in the Gateway, Seaton, the Seaton Choral Society, with orchestra under the baton of their musical director Peter Milmer, gave an effective performance of Haydn’s great classic, Creation.
Roots musician Sid Griffin – a founding member of 1980s’ Americana act The Long Ryders and 1990s’ British bluegrass band The Coal Porters – is playing a solo show at The Bridge Inn, in Topsham, on Thursday, June 9.
For its 12th season (July 8-16), Budleigh Music Festival is offering a rich and vibrant evening programme, which breaks some new ground, while the popular free lunchtime series of concerts will this year feature our youngest-ever recitalist, cellist Isabella Farleigh, aged 11.
A ceilidh evening with music, dancing and song from local Wren Music groups, Rough Music and the East Devon Folk Choir takes place at The Institute, Ottery St Mary, next Friday, May 20, from 7.30pm to 10.30pm.
The Exmouth Cider Festival is back, ‘bigger and better than ever’. The outdoor family-friendly event with free music is at the Exmouth Pavilion on Friday, July 15, Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17.
The Isca Ensemble South West, under its regular musical director Roger Hendy, welcomes the return to Sidmouth of the extremely talented young violinist, Emmanuel Bach as soloist for its spring concert in the parish church on Saturday, April 30, at 7.30pm.