The 2014 Festival programme is now available. This year we
celebrate connections with Norway and Italy and the 80th
birthday of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies as well as Scotland's Year
of Homecoming. We're joined by the BBC Scottish Symphony
and BBC Singers, the Trondheim Soloists,
Sergei Leiferkus, Nicholas Daniel, Kate Valentine, the Fidelio
Trio and Hugo Ticciati. For more details
is the Year of Homecoming.
If you've been part of the Festival over the years, we'd
particularly like to hear from you. Why not come and join us or
send us your reminiscences or pictures via email, Facebook or
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Festival.... We are always looking for
sponsors and our 2014 supporters scheme for Friends, Patrons and
Benefactors, featuring early booking, discount travel and other
benefits, is now open.
St Magnus International Festival
is Orkney's midsummer celebration of the
Founded in 1977 by a
group including Orkney's distinguished resident composer Sir
Peter Maxwell Davies, the Festival has grown from small
beginnings into one of Britain's most highly regarded and
adventurous arts events.
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Picture: Murdo Macleod, Guardian
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Box Office Hours
10am - 5pm Mon - Sat
12 May - 14 June
11am - 3pm Mon - Sat
10am - 5pm
10am - 3pm
Opens 6 May
Board Members sought
The Festival is seeking up to three members to join its Board.
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If you would like to join the 250 volunteers who
help to make the Festival happen; from providing host
accommodation for members of the Orchestra, to working backstage;
please forward your details to the Festival Office at the
address below and we will contact you ahead of the Festival.