Weʼre raising £3,000 to fund a new music festival in Leicester, creating opportunities for amateur musicians of all ages to learn, perform and be inspired by music
- Leicester, United Kingdom
- Creative arts and culture
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- 57 days to go
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Leicester MusicFest is a brand new music festival in the vibrant city of Leicester. In our first year we focus on piano, organ and singing (choral & solo), offering competitions, workshops and concerts. We plan to broaden the scope of the Festival to include more instruments and genres in future years.
- To help young people access inspiring music-making and education.
- To nurture emerging talent, and to provide a supportive atmosphere in which all musicians can enjoy performing.
- To widen access to music by organising inspiring professional performances with free or subsidised tickets.
- To provide a performance platform for amateur musicians at all stages of their musical journey, particularly where performance opportunities are otherwise limited.
- To foster a culture of musical discovery and co-operation by running a wide variety of events within a single festival.
- To encourage sharing of ideas and resources, bringing together the local musical community.
Leicester MusicFest is organised and run entirely by volunteers. We rely on the generosity of donors and patrons, and hope that you will join us in supporting this valuable cultural asset for the benefit of the musical life of Leicestershire.
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Leicester, United Kingdom
We are raising £3,000 to fund a new music festival in Leicester, creating opportunities for amateur musicians of all ages to learn, perform and be inspired by music.