Create your own John Cage happening online

Experience the joyful chaos of An Aldeburgh Musicircus in a whole new way with this online version created using live footage recorded on the day.


Britten Weekend

24 - 26 October 2014

Two concerts from one of the world's most exciting new orchestras, Spira Mirabilis, plus performances by Christoph Pregardien, The Cardinall's Musick and Aldeburgh Brass



Fri 3 - Sun 5 October

The cream of Brazilian literature, music, childrens events football, food and party, with highlights including Bebel Gilberto and Gilles Peterson. 


Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

Fri 7 - Sun 9 November

The best of today's poetry from every angle - 30 poets from six countries including, reading in the UK for the first time, Brazil's greatest living poet Adélia Prado. 


English Touring Opera

Fri 14 & Sat 15 Nov

ETO teams up with period orchestra the Old Street Band for another season of baroque splendour, in new productions of two operas by Handel and Haydn.


3-5 Oct: Flipside Festival

Brazilian family arts festival


24-26 Oct: Britten Weekend

featuring Spira Mirabilis


17 & 26 Oct: Solomon’s Knot

Hospital of Incurable Madness


14 Nov: Life on the Moon

Haydn's comic opera from ETO


15 Nov: Ottone

ETO bring Handel to Snape


Friday Afternoons 2014

Mass-participation singing project


Christmas Spectacular!

13 – 21 December 2014

Latest news

Creative Choices event
This event at Aldeburgh Music will give students in years 9-11 a look at careers in the creative and cultural industries.
An Aldeburgh Musicircus goes digital
Huge freewheeling centrepiece of this year’s Aldeburgh Festival turned into innovative online experience
Just one week to go in young composer's competition
Our Friday Afternoons young composer's competition ends this Wednesday 10th September.
Autumn season now on sale
Autumn is almost here and with it our new season of events. Brazilian sunshine, remarkable unconducted orchestral music, poetry, opera and more
Bird Radio at Woodbridge Art & Music Weekend: 9-10 August
Aldeburgh Music is working with Woodbridge Art & Music Weekend, which will feature one of our Open Space resident artists, Bird Radio.

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.

An Aldeburgh Musicircus: the online experience

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Aldeburgh Residency: Solomon's Knot

Solomon's Knot are part of Aldeburgh Music's Open Space programme, which supports emerging artists and ensembles for up to three years. Find out more



Snape Proms and Autumn

See the Snape Proms and Autumn brochure online