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LMN Musicians Perform at Summer Festivals across the UK

From St Magnus to Swansea, LMN musicians are performing in summer music festivals across the UK in a combination of public performances and free interactive concerts in community settings.


In England, LMN musicians kicked off the festival season in June, and continue through the end of August:

14th June – Beatrice Newman & Betham Semmens at Devizes Festival:

17th June – Vocal Global at Rockhampton Folk Festival:

30th June – New Age Music (featuring Kerry Andrew and K’antu) at Barton Arts:

Trio Volant are recipients of the Dorothy Parkinson Memorial Award For Young British Musicians at Harrogate.

4th July – Menuhin’s Violin project workshops at The Mix Festival:

5th July – Trio Volant at Harrogate Music Festival supported by the Dorothy Parkinson Memorial Award For Young British Musicians

Calan perform at Henley Music Festival on the 5th July

5th July – Calan at Henley Music Festival:

7th July – Kaleidoscope at Henley Music Festival:

8th July – Tir Eolas at Henley Music Festival:

Early music group K’antu perform at a number of events this summer.

8th July – K’antu at Bratton Clovelly Festival:

8th July – New Age Music (featuring Kerry Andrew and K’antu) at Cheltenham Music Festival:

9th July – K’antu at Calstock Arts:

LMN North East ensemble Alias Trio perform at Harrogate Music Festival

15th July – Alias Trio perform The King, the Cat and the Fiddle at Harrogate Music Festival:

17th July – Songs & Scones with Bright Season at Harrogate Music Festival:

LMN North West ensemble Kabantu perform at a number of festivals this summer including Wirral Festival of Firsts.

19th July – Kabantu at Wirral Festival of Firsts:

19th July – Westcombe Brass at Cambridge Summer Music:

23rd July – Kabantu  at Stainsby Festival:

26th July – AfroSamba at Cambridge Summer Music:

28th July – Kabantu at Cambridge Folk Festival:

Michael Foyle and Maksim Štšura perform at the Cambridge Summer Music Festivals’ FitzProm

29th July – Foyle-Štšura Duo, FitzProm at Cambridge Summer Music

7th August – Kabantu  at Stretton Arts Festival:

8th August – Kabantu at Lake District Summer Music:

14th August – Kabantu  at Burton Bradstock Festival of Music and Art:

25th August – New Age Music (featuring Kerry Andrew and K’antu) at Shrewsbury Folk Festival:


LMN musicians in Wales are performing at festivals below:

May – St David’s Cathedral Festival

June – Gwanwyn Festival (Age Cymru)

June – Gregynog Music Festival

Sept – North Wales International Music Festival

Oct –  Swansea International Festival


LMN Wales harpist Gwenllian Llyr entertained rail passengers between Harlech and Pwllheli in Gwynedd on Friday as part of Gwanwyn Festival’s outreach programme. Click here for a link to video footage of her first performance on public transport!





LMN Scotland musicians are performing at a range of festivals this summer including those below. A complete listing of public events in Scotland can be found on their Facebook Events page:

Music at Paxton:

St Magnus Festival:

Free Fringe Music – National Museums Scotland

The Bandstand at Glasgow:

East Neuk Festival:

Aberdeen International Youth Festival:

The Cumnock Tryst:


Ainsley Hamill & Alistair Paterson perform on Sat 5 & Fri 18 August
as part of Free Fringe Music at National Museums Scotland