Mayfield Festival 2022

A summary of the programme is published below but for enquiries and bookings, please use the link to the official Music Festival Website

Event NameEvent DescriptionVenueEvent Date
Tom Hammick ExhibitionAn exhibition of woodcuts by Tom Hammick inspired by the 18th century year of marvels of Coleridge and WordsworthSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield23/04/2022
A Shakespeare Sonnet SaunterSonnets performed while walking around the heart of the historic village of MayfieldSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield23/04/2022
Festival EucharistThe St. Dunstan’s Parish Church Choir perform works by Mozart and Philips within the act of worship.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield24/04/2022
Choral and Orchestral ConcertThe Chelsea Camerata, Mayfield Festival Choir and others perform the world premiere of Nicholas O’Neill’s Cantata of St. Dunstan and Peter Warlock’s Capriol SuiteSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield24/04/2022
Mozart, Schubert and GraingerThe Primavera Chamber Ensemble perform works by Mozart, Schubert and GraingerSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield25/04/2022
A Tribute to Jacques LoussierThe Dominic Alldis Trio perform their homage to the late, great Jacques LoussierSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield26/04/2022
Tunbridge Wells International Music Competition Rd 1The opening round of the competition is held over three days and across three venues within Mayfield School.Mayfield School, The Old Palace, Mayfield27/04/2022
Leveret FolkLeveret perform settings of folk tunes from the seventeenth century onwardsConcert Hall, Mayfield School, The Old Palace27/04/2022
Brahms and SchumannSam Haywood and Guy Johnston perform Brahms’ Cello Sonata No.1 in E minor Op.38 and Schumann’s Fantasiestucke Op.73Chapel, Mayfield School, The Old Palace29/04/2022
Tunbridge Wells International Music Competition Semi-FinalsUp to eight musicians in each of the three categories of Strings, Piano and Wind will compete for a place in the FinalsMayfield School, The Old Palace, Mayfield30/04/2022
Joe StilgoeThe internationally acclaimed singer-pianist performs at the Mayfield FestivalSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield30/04/2022
May Carols from the Parvis TowerThe St. Dunstan’s Parish Church Choir perform works by Wood, Morley, Bennett and othersSt. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield01/05/2022
Tunbridge Wells International Music Competition FinalsNine musicians (three in each category of the three categories of Strings, Piano and Wind) compete to become the Category winners and the Overall winner.Mayfield School, The Old Palace, Mayfield01/05/2022
English Choral MasterpiecesThe Oxford Camerata and the Mayfield Consort, with Jeremy Summerly conducting, join forces for a 500 year celebration of English choral music, including Spem in Alium by Thomas Tallis.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield02/05/2022
Mrs Churchill – My Life with WinstonLiz Grand brings her one-woman play about Clementine Churchill to the Mayfield FestivalConcert Hall, Mayfield School, The Old Palace03/05/2022
Oz & Armonico Drink AgainWine critic Oz Clarke and Armonico Consort mix wine tasting with gorgeous baroque musicMemorial Hall, Mayfield03/05/2022
Sound of Music Sing-a-LongThe movie plays and the audience join in! All the lyrics appear on screen and members of Mayzing Community Choir will be on hand to add vocal strength to the songs.Memorial Hall, Mayfield04/05/2022
Mayfield School Lunchtime ConcertThe concert features talented musicians at Mayfield School in performanceGresham Hall, Mayfield School05/05/2022
Choral EvensongMayfield Consort with Andrew Benians (Organ), conducted by David Halls, perform works by living composers Michael Walsh, Will Todd and David Halls within the act of worship.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield05/05/2022
Russian SoulSoprano Ilona Domnich, pianist Sholto Kynoch and the critic and broadcaster Michael White tell the dramatic story of the Russian-born composer Sergei Rachmaninov.Concert Hall, Mayfield School, The Old Palace06/05/2022
Metropolis – Film in ConcertFritz Lang’s silent sci-fi epic Metropolis is screened to the accompaniment of live organ music played by Darius Battiwalla.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield06/05/2022
MayfairThe Mayfield Band and the Ashdown Forest Morris Men feature in the procession that starts the traditional fair in Mayfield village.High Street, Mayfield07/05/2022
Joanna MacGregor Piano RecitalThe internationally renowned pianist performs at the Mayfield Festival. The concert will feature works by a variety of composers including Rameau and Liszt and will conclude with Beethoven’s ‘Appassionata’ Sonata.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield07/05/2022
Vaughan Williams Orchestral ConcertThe Southbank Sinfonia conclude the 2022 Mayfield Festival with performances of The Lark Ascending, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis and the composer’s 5th symphony.St. Dunstan’s Church, High Street, Mayfield08/05/2022