New music festival for Sussex

Graham Robson April 24, 2013

WEB.378The Sussex Festival of Music, a new mid-summer music festival, will be taking place at Sussex County Cricket Ground from Friday, June 21-Sunday, June 23.

The weekend comprises of a series of musical events for all the family, including:

• A jazz three-course supper featuring a tribute to Hot Club de France on Friday, June 21 at 7pm

• A mid-summer Classical Prom featuring The Sussex Harmonisers and The Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra playing classics from Rossini, Strauss, Bizet, Verdi, and ending with Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture and a fireworks display on Saturday, June 22 at 6pm

• A jazz breakfast with music at 10am, followed by a mid-summer Musical Mix with Herbie Flowers & Friends, circus acts and face-painting on Sunday, June 23 at 1.30pm.

Food and entertainment are included in the price of certain events, with catering packages available for all others.

Picnics are welcome at the open air events, where light refreshments and full bar will be additionally available.

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