Viv McLean returns to Glossop for the 2018 Christmas Concert

Award-winning pianist Viv McLean returns to Glossop on Friday 14 December for Glossop Music Festival’s annual Christmas Concert. Viv McLean has recently been appointed Vice-President of the Festival, having been instrumental in its formation along with ex-Artistic...
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Summer Festival 2018 now on sale

The 2018 Summer Festival Thursday 21 – Saturday 23 June Glossop Music Festival returns this June for a three day celebration of world-class classical music. The festival is launched on Thursday 21 June with a free pop-up concert at Pico Lounge, featuring some of the... read more

Matthew Sharp interviewed by Meet the Artist

Cellist and baritone Matthew Sharp needs no introduction to Glossop Music Festival audiences. A regular performer at our concerts, he returns to Glossop this June for our Summer Festival, during which he will perform Elgar’s Cello Concerto as well as leading the... read more

Review of the 2017 Family Concert

Review: Glossop Music Festival Family Concert The families of the High Peak enjoyed a feast of American classical music when cellist and baritone Matthew Sharp led an ensemble of world-class musicians at the Glossop Summer Festival Family Concert. Taking place in the... read more

Renowned string quartet to perform in Glossop

One of the UK’s most famous and respected string quartets is to perform in Glossop later this year. The Coull Quartet was formed in 1974 at the Royal Academy of Music and, three years later, was appointed Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Warwick – a position... read more

Summer Festival tickets on sale

SUMMER FESTIVAL TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE! Glossop Music Festival returns in June with an amazing selection of concerts, from a FREE informal concert at Pico Lounge to a Family Concert and incredible evening concerts at Glossop Parish Church. World-class classical music... read more

Good Friday concert announced

THE CALLINO QUARTET FRIDAY 14 APRIL 2017 18:30 | THE PARISH CHURCH, OLD GLOSSOP Critically acclaimed string ensemble The Callino Quartet launch their new CD, a recording of Haydn’s The Seven Last Words of our Saviour on the Cross, with a tour which begins in... read more

Letter from Andrew Bingham MP

Our Chairman Mike Bull received a wonderful letter from Andrew Bingham MP regarding the Summer Festival 2016. Mr Bingham wrote: “I wanted to congratulate you and everyone involved in the recent Glossop Music Festival. Ron Astles sent me some of the reviews and... read more

Parliamentary Committee Submission

This submission outlines the local economic environment in which the Glossop Music Festival operates, how the festival is developing its ethos and aspirations, how it contributes to community well-being, and its benefit to regeneration locally. It demonstrates how it... read more