FORTHCOMING EVENTS

 

Please check this page regularly for news of our forthcoming concerts and events. Details of our Festivals are available by following the appropriate links in the menu bar above.

 

We look forward to welcoming you to the EMF soon!

 

 

 

LATEST NEWS

Because of high demand – and mindful also of the numerous audience members who live in time-zones far removed from that of the UK! – we have decided to run the events in our Online Festival again from 9a.m. on Tuesday 26th May until 11p.m. on Friday 29th May. This means that, if you joined us for some events and wished you had seen more, you will have the chance to do so; or, if you missed the online Festival entirely, you may now book tickets to enjoy the events we staged! Tickets may be purchased from our online Box Office.

Thank you to all who made the 2020 Johannesburg EMF such a success: to those at Brenthurst Gardens, Glenshiel and St George’s Church for their warm hospitality and invaluable help; to the artists, for their outstanding performances of some wonderful music; to the volunteers who staffed the Box Office, undertook Front-of-House duties, and served refreshments; and, of course, to the audience members for supporting the weekend’s events.

We are currently in discussion regarding possibilities for the 2021 Johannesburg EMF. If you would like to support us and help make this a reality, please do consider joining the South African EMF Friends’ Scheme. Your contribution will be most warmly appreciated. If you would like to be kept informed of the Festival’s return to South Africa, please email the Festival Director, Em Marshall-Luck, at em.marshall-luck@englishmusicfestival.org.uk to be added to our Johannesburg EMF mailing list.

If you would like more details about our Friends’ Scheme, please follow this link to our ‘Friends’ Scheme’ page for a description of the tiers and their benefits, together with information about how to join.

Our recording arm, EM Records, has released a number of exciting new recordings, including a triple-disc set of Parry’s complete works for violin and piano and a disc of searingly beautiful choral works by Paul Carr and others. Please visit the EM Records website for full details of these and others!