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Let festivities begin

Newbury Spring Festival launches with spectacular orchestral concert

Trish Lee

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Trish Lee

Let festivities begin

Newbury Spring Festival launches at St Nic's Church this weekend with Elgar's magnificent Dream of Gerontius, performed by Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra under the baton of David Parry and featuring one of the finest mezzo-sopranos in the world - Alice Coote - and Newbury's own Festival Chorus. For the full programme of the fortnight festival, visit www.newburyspringfestival.org.uk

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  • MusicMadMum

    12/05/2017 - 08:08

    The Newbury Spring Festival is now a leading light among the music festivals of the world. Top notch artists such as Tasmin Little, Stephen Hough and Alison Balsom will visit our market town during the 2017 festival - it's going to be a good one!

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