Perth Festival

19th - 29th May 2016
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Jools Holland & Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Friday 29th May
Artay Elizabeth Cameron

ArTay - contemporary Art Marquee

Thursday 21st May

The Proclaimers

Saturday 23rd May
sc opera trailer

Scottish Opera The Pop-up Opera Roadshow

Saturday 30th May

Perth Festival is one of the highlights in Scotland's cultural calendar. In Perth Concert Hall 19-29 May 2016 featuring Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, The John Wilson Orchestra, The Hallé Orchestra, Don Giovanni English Touring Opera,  The Unthanks, Manran, The Sixteen, Aquarelle Guitar Quartet, Pascal & Ami Roge, Scottish Opera Pop Up Opera Roadshow, Children's Classic Concerts & ArTay - more bands to follow. See past artists Van Morrison, The Proclaimers, Bryn Terfel, Nigel Kennedy, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa...

Tickets for 45th Festival go on sale Monday 28th March 2016. Friends can book Monday 21st March only £10 click Friends to join online.

Thursday 19th May 2016
English Touring Opera Don Giovanni new production sung in English

Thursday 19th - Sunday 22nd May 2016
ArTay marquee packed full of contemporary Scottish art. 

Saturday 21st May 2016
Roald Dahl Centenary Family Concert by 
Childrens Classic Concerts
A very special concert for all the family celebrating Roald Dahl’s Centenary.   The centrepiece of the concert will be The Three Little Pigs from Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes, featuring a narrator, puppets and costumes.  The concert will last 1 hour.

Saturday 21st May 2016 Celtic night Manran

Festival Opening Concert Sunday 22nd May 2016
The John Wilson Orchestra The Broadway Sound 
An evening of songs and orchestral pieces from the golden age of the Broadway stage musical. The orchestra has established an international reputation performing repertoire from the golden era of Hollywood and Broadway musicals and music for the big screen and appears regularly at the BBC Proms, at international festivals and concert halls and on television and radio. Technicolour for the ears?  You better believe it!’  - The Independent

Monday 23rd May 2016
Pascal Roge and Ami Roge will play a programme of Satie

Tuesday 24th May 2016
The Unthanks - Nominated for the Mercury Music Prize and the only British folk representation in The Guardian’s and Uncut’s best albums of last decade (worldwide,all genres). Martin Freeman is a fan....

Tuesday 24th May 2016 
Choral Pilgrimage The Sixteen 

Wednesday 25th May 2016
Aquarelle Guitar Quartet

Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th May 2016
Scottish Opera Pop Up Roadshow

Saturday 28th May 2016
Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra special guests to be announced

Sunday 29th May 2016 Festival Closing Concert
Hallé Orchestra with Elena Urioste 

Strauss Don Juan
Sibelius Violin Concerto
Beethoven 5

More announcements to follow....

Dates of Future Festivals
18th - 28th May 2017




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