Snape Proms

1–31 August

Folk, world, jazz, classical, comedy and poetry: 30 great nights out in one of the world’s best-loved concert halls


Classical music

From soloists Alina Ibragimova & Mahan Esfahani to the first ever opera & Steven Isserlis playing the Beatles with Anne Sofie von Otter, there's plenty of classical music in the Snape Proms and beyond.


Folk, roots & world

The Snape Proms feature folk from around the world - South Africa's Ladysmith Black Mambazo to Steve Earle's American Grammy-winning country music.

An Aldeburgh Musicircus

See if you can spot yourself in our film of the largest ever gathering of musicians in Aldeburgh.


The first weekend

Our first weekend had a diverse and exciting line-up of events. Catch up with what happened on our blog.


Aldeburgh Festival blog

See photos and summaries


Snape Proms 2014

1–31 August 2014


Lokkhi Terra

Monday 4 August


Alina Ibramigova

with Arcangelo: 7 August


Eddi Reader

Friday 8 August


Sam Lee and Yiddish Twist

Tuesday 12 August


Piotr Anderszewski

Wednesday 13 August


Isserlis and von Otter

Thursday 14 August


Mahan Esfahani

Friday 22 August


Igudesman and Joo

Sunday 24 August


Trio Mediaeval

Tuesday 26 August


Get The Blessing

Wednesday 27 August


Flipside Festival

Brazilian family arts festival


Bebel Gilberto

 Saturday 4 October

Latest news

Bird Radio at Woodbridge Art & Music Weekend: 9-10 August 2014
Aldeburgh Music is working with Woodbridge Art & Music Weekend, which will feature one of our Open Space resident artists, Bird Radio.
Looking back at An Aldeburgh Musicircus
Have a look at videos, photos and posts from Sunday's gathering of 1,000 musicians in Aldeburgh
Temporary traffic lights at Farham causing delays on the A12
We've been warned that temporary traffic lights on the A12 in Farnham are causing delays in both directions and will be in place till at least 4 July.
Musicircus countdown
With just two days to go, preparations for An Aldeburgh Musicircus are well underway. See what's been happening already with our live updates.
New Britten exhibition
Throughout the Festival the Red House site opens daily 10am-5pm and features a new exhibition Conscientious objections – Britten’s pacifist works.

Made in Aldeburgh

Aldeburgh Music is as much a retreat where artists can create new work as it is a venue. The organisation has new work at its heart and is one of the UK’s leading facilitators in music and other arts. Watch the most recent work created here below.

SNAP 2014: Anya Gallaccio

A film by Abigail Lane of Anya Gallaccio's SNAP installation

The Commission & Cafe Kafka

New operas by Elspeth Brooke & Jack Underwood and Francisco Coll & Meredith Oakes, commissioned by Aldeburgh Music, Opera North and The Royal Opera. More



67th Aldeburgh Festival

See the 2014 Festival brochure online

Snape Proms and Autumn

See the Snape Proms and Autumn brochure online