Community Outreach

PRE-CONCERT TALKS

Festival Musicians and special guests present entertaining lectures about each weekend’s orchestra program one hour prior to the performances (7:00 PM on Fridays and 5:00 PM on Saturdays). These FREE lectures take place in the North garden of Walk Festival Hall near the gondola.

INSIDE THE MUSIC

These one hour concerts hosted by Nicholas McGegan, Roger Oyster, Barbara Scowcroft and Andrew Palmer Todd will feature Festival musicians in an informal atmosphere. These concerts take place Tuesdays this summer (July 8 – August) 12 at 8:00 PM and are FREE!

OPEN REHEARSALS

Observe the final dress rehearsal prior to each weekend orchestra performance. This is a unique opportunity to observe the Festival Orchestra as they prepare. These rehearsals are FREE and open to the public at 10:00 AM, Fridays this summer (July 11 – August 15).