Inverness Music Festival 2024
The festival will take place at Inverness Methodist Church March 7th-11th March and 15th -17th March. Our concert is on 24th March.
LESS THAN A MONTH TO GO!
If you are due to take part you should have had your date and time by email. Check your SPAM file if you havent heard or get in touch with us by email urgently email@example.com
If you would like to enquire about waiting lists to appear at the festival, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for advice. We are still happy to take enquiries for our advanced online piano competition. Do you know anyone who would like to join in?
Whats on, Festival 2024! Weekend 1
Thursday 7th March evening – Chanter and Piping
Friday 8th March AM Primary Singing, Primary Group Verse, Solo Traditional
PM Primary Music Groups, Secondary Public Speaking and Debating, Secondary Solo Vocal, Adult Poetry and Dramatic recital.
Evening – Solo Adult Vocal. Choirs Showcase- Come and join us for an evening of song! All welcome.
Saturday AM – Composition results announced. Large group videos will be shown in the church
Saturday PM Traditional music competitions- Fiddle and Clarsach.
Saturday Evening – Solo trad performer, and group performances- Come and enjoy some old and new tunes – all support welcome.
Sunday PM – Woodwind and Brass Solos.
OPEN TO ALL BELLRINGING WORKSHOPS in association with INVERNESS CATHEDRAL TUESDAY 12th MARCH 7-9pm. Book now. Limited Availability
Friday 15th March AM Primary Schools Vocal
Friday PM Piano Classes including Themed Piano
Friday Evening – Advanced Piano classes and Advanced Open Piano Recital Competition
Saturday AM Piano Classes, Strings Classes
Saturday PM Piano Classes, Strings Classes
Saturday Evening – Ensembles and Advanced/ Open Strings/ Advanced Online piano recital adjudication
Sunday 17th March PM Premier Competitions
Sunday 24th March PM Festival 2024 Concert
Our 2024 Adjudicators! …. Shirley Henderson… Graham Dickie…. Lewis Barclay…. Charlie McKerron…. Steph Christie…. Mark Reynolds…. Ian Sharp….Peter Evans…. Gillian Jack
Inverness Music Festival is a local showcase opportunity for all amateur performers. Everyone is welcome – all ages, all stages, no matter your background you are welcome to join us. We want to share a love of music and creative arts, and give everyone the opportunity to stand up and try out their performance skills in a supportive environment. Inverness festival has been welcoming groups and individuals for over 100 years. To see general details of our 2024 SYLLABUS click HERE
Congratulations to Grace Kelman winner of our 2023 Scottish Traditional music premier competition and to Angela Nankivell, winner of the 2023 Curtis Craig premier competition for Classical music. Who will it be in 2024?
A Big Thank you to Inverness Methodist Church for being our hosts again in 2024.
If you enjoy the festival, please remember that we cannot bring you these events without financial support and without help. If you have time or skills to offer, please get in touch. We ALWAYS need volunteers! No experience necessary, just enthusiasm.
Donations, however small can be made via the Total Giving tab at any time and are very much appreciated.