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Nicola Benedetti is new Festival Patron

  • Saturday, 19 January 2019
  • by Henry Pearson

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Nicola Benedetti CBE as Patron of the Investec International Music Festival. Nicola, like Wu Qian, studied at Surrey’s Yehudi Menuhin School, and her association with the Festival began in 2010 when she performed in the Festival’s first concert series. We are delighted that she is appearing again this year in the Festival's Celebration Concert …  
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Damehood for Sarah Connolly

  • Tuesday, 20 June 2017
  • by Henry Pearson

International star mezzo-soprano, Festival Patron and 2017 Gala Concert soloist, Sarah Connolly, CBE was awarded a damehood in the 2017 Birthday Honours. Congratulations Sarah!…  
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