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8 Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral 12.30. A Dowland Pilgrimage - Deborah Catterall (voice) and Hugh Cherry (lute). Entrance free. 

15 8.00 pm  Concert of Italian renaissance and baroque vocal music by Cantorelli (8 -voice group) in Heptonstall Parish Church. On the door, £8 (concessions £6)

29 19:30 St John's Church, Bassenthwaite. Ensemble Buxtehude Purcell Dido and Aeneas. Tickets 07849 383727, info@bassfest.org.uk

30 13:30 St Bega's Church, Bassenthwaite. Cello and harpsichord recital. Tickets as 29th

30 19:30 St Bega's Church, Bassenthwaite. Airs and suites by Purcell and his contemporaries for solo voices, violin and continuo. Tickets as 29th



13 19:30 St. Cuthbert’s Church, Carlisle City Centre. Emma Kirkby (soprano) & Jakob Lindberg (lute) The Golden Age Revived - the heroines and poets of the Classical world. 16thand 17th-century composers drew much of their inspiration from the stirring tales of Classical literature. From Theseus and Ariadne to Dido and Aeneas, these songs recall the men and women of epic and myth, by composers like John Dowland, Henry Purcell and their contemporaries from England and Europe. Tickets £20 (under 18s £10) 01228 598 596 or tickets@carlislefestival.org.uk

19 7.30 pm Concert of Italian renaissance and baroque vocal music by Cantorelli (8 -voice group) at Trinity Church, Honley (same programme as at Heptonstall in May). On the door, £8 (concessions £6).


13, 20 Buxton Opera. Purcell Dido & Aeneas.

14 Buxton Festival. St John's Church, Buxton. The English Concert Ensemble.

16, 19, 23  Buxton Opera. Charpentier Louise.

18 Buxton Festival. St John's Church, Buxton. Bach for violin & harpsichord.

21 Buxton Festival. St John's Church, Buxton. The English Concert.

21 Wigan Parish Church, 19.45. Vox Aurum MD Deborah Catterall Amalgamation of Purcell The Fairy Queen & Shakespeare A Midsummer Night's Dream fully staged & costumed. Tickets (£10, £8) Fiona Somerville 07944 056898

22 Buxton Festival. St John's Church, Buxton. La Serenissima - Vivaldi.

22 Marthall Village Hall, Marthall, Knutsford, Cheshire 19.45. As Wigan 21 July. 

23 Cilcain Village Hall, Cilcain, North Wales 19.45. As Wigan 21 July.


Contacts for concerts

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. 0161 907 9000, 0161 950 0015, www.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

Buxton Festival. 0845 1272190, www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Buxton Opera House 0845 1272190, boxoffice@buxtonoperahouse.org.ukwww.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk & www.buxtonfestival.co.uk

Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM), Manchester Box Office, 0161 907 5555, box.office@rncm.ac.ukwww.rncm.ac.uk