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DE MOWBRAY MUSIC FESTIVAL

The De Mowbray Music Festival is a weekend of high-class professional performances and events in Thirsk, with a wide range of genres, from calassical to jazz, as well as community events for all to get involved in.

2024 Dates
Thursday 15 - Sunday 18 August 2024
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An extra day announced for this year!

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Programme:

Thursday 15 August

A Night at the Musicals, 7pm, Thirsk Town Hall

Great songs from the world's best loved musicals, led by Daniel McLaughlin with guest vocalise Eleanor Sandars.

Food and bar available

Friday 16 August

Mozart Requiem, 7pm, St Mary's Church, Thirsk

Performed by the Festival Orchestra and Cambridge Chamber Consort

Saturday 17 August

Poet's Corner, from 10am, Thirsk Market Place

Enjoy Music and Performing Arts acts in the beautiful town centre. Perfect for families - FREE EVENT!

Chamber Concert, 12pm, St Mary's Church, Thirsk

Chamber choir concert with the Durham Voices

Evening of Jazz, 7.30pm, Thirsk Athletics Club

Jazz Band with returning guest vocalist Eleanor Sandars and Alexander Barria, with well-known classics from the Great American Songbook. Food and bar available.

Sunday 18 August

Summertime and Peter & the Wolf, 3pm, Ritz Cinema

Peter and the Wolf is performed by the Festival Orchestra, accompanied by animated film on the big screen. This follows a summer-themed first half of songs, music and poems with author/poet/cartoonist Mike Barfield and the ‘Nightingales’. There will be an interval. Perfect for families.

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2023 Gallery

Festival Tickets

  • Night at the Musicals - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Night at the Musicals - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Thu, 15 Aug
    Thirsk
    15 Aug 2024, 19:00
    Thirsk, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QR, UK
    15 Aug 2024, 19:00
    Thirsk, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QR, UK
  • Mozart Requiem - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Mozart Requiem - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Fri, 16 Aug
    Thirsk
    16 Aug 2024, 19:00
    Thirsk, Kirkgate, Thirsk YO7 1PR, UK
    16 Aug 2024, 19:00
    Thirsk, Kirkgate, Thirsk YO7 1PR, UK
  • Durham Voices - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Durham Voices - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Sat, 17 Aug
    Thirsk
    17 Aug 2024, 12:00
    Thirsk, Kirkgate, Thirsk YO7 1PR, UK
    17 Aug 2024, 12:00
    Thirsk, Kirkgate, Thirsk YO7 1PR, UK
    Durham Voices
  • An Evening of Jazz - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    An Evening of Jazz - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Sat, 17 Aug
    Thirsk
    17 Aug 2024, 19:30
    Thirsk, Newsham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP, UK
    17 Aug 2024, 19:30
    Thirsk, Newsham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP, UK
  • Summertime - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Summertime - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Sun, 18 Aug
    Thirsk
    18 Aug 2024, 15:00
    Thirsk, 16 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS, UK
    18 Aug 2024, 15:00
    Thirsk, 16 Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS, UK
    Summertime and Peter & the Wolf
  • Weekend Ticket - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Weekend Ticket - De Mowbray Music Festival 2024
    Thu, 15 Aug
    Thirsk
    15 Aug 2024, 19:00 – 18 Aug 2024, 17:00
    Thirsk, Thirsk YO7, UK
    15 Aug 2024, 19:00 – 18 Aug 2024, 17:00
    Thirsk, Thirsk YO7, UK

Get involved

Find out below how you can get involved with De Mowbray music Festival 2024:

Poet's Corner takes place on Saturday 17 August from 10am in Thirsk Market Place. Taking to the stage will be musicians, dancers and performing arts of any kind. If you are a performer and would like to take part, sign up here

We would love to hear from dance troupes, local bands, solo performers, choirs and more. Any age are welcome to take part.

Come and watch for free in Thirsk Market Place from 10am on Saturday 17 August. Get yourself a coffee or an ice cream from one of the many local cafes and enjoy the performances by the clock.

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