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New Directions in 2017

  • Written by sonia
  • Wednesday December 21, 2016 at 3:09 pm

Exciting plans are shaping up for the 2017 St Andrews Voices Festival which will run from 26-29 October. If you’d like to be the first to hear what’s in store and get priority booking, then our Supporting Voices Scheme offers the inside track on the festival. There are also developments on the personnel front as […]

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St Andrews Voices seeks new board members

  • Written by sonia
  • Monday September 5, 2016 at 4:20 pm

Set in the beautiful historic town of St Andrews at the end of October and drawing together the very best musicians from the UK and beyond, St Andrews Voices (http://standrewsvoices.com) is an annual festival that celebrates the voice in all its many guises: opera, cabaret, Lieder, folk, choral, jazz, family events, education projects and more. This […]

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2016 Programme Announced

  • Written by sonia
  • Thursday July 14, 2016 at 12:38 pm

St Andrews Voices is the only Scottish festival for on the voice and its many forms, spoken and sung.  It takes place from Thursday 20 to Sunday 23 October 2016 in the historic town of St Andrews in Fife, Scotland.  Founded in 2012, this year marks the fifth annual St Andrews Voices Festival, which continues […]

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St Andrews Voices comes to London

  • Written by sonia
  • Friday April 8, 2016 at 2:11 pm

On 16th June 2016 we are holding a special London concert in support of St Andrews Voices to which all are welcome! The concert will take place at the home of Bob & Elizabeth Boas, 22 Mansfield Street, London W1G 9NR. Festival favourite and renowned pianist Iain Burnisde (above) will accompany a host of exceptional young singers […]

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Podcast with Festival Director

  • Written by sonia
  • Tuesday September 1, 2015 at 4:01 pm

Hear more about this year’s exciting programme in this podcast with our wonderful Festival Director, Sonia Stevenson. Sonia is one of the youngest artistic directors in the country, and one of the fewest women in such a role. Here she tells us about the events covering the four day festival in October. Don’t forget to […]

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Call for Scores

  • Written by sonia
  • Tuesday August 11, 2015 at 8:51 am

This year St Andrews Voices has launched a call for scores, in collaboration with the University of St Andrews Music Centre. We are looking for compositions to be workshopped with international stars Voces8 and one of the country’s most successful choral composers, Philip Stopford. The workshop will take place on the first day of this year’s […]

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Tickets now on sale for St Andrews Voices 2015!

  • Written by sonia
  • Monday August 10, 2015 at 1:22 pm

You can now buy tickets for this year’s festival! They are available from: Byre Theatre Abbey Street St Andrews KY16 9LA Box office: 01334 475000 Web: www.byretheatre.com If you wish to buy in person, the box office is open Monday – Saturday 10am-4.30pm Tickets may be available on the door prior to events, subject to […]

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2015 Programme Announced

  • Written by sonia
  • Tuesday July 14, 2015 at 11:19 am

Scotland’s unique festival is back for its fourth year with its most exciting programme yet. As the only festival in Scotland to focus solely on vocal and choral music, and one of only a handful of such festivals worldwide, St Andrews Voices attracts internationally acclaimed artists to the ancient coastal town. People travel from around […]

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2014 festival ‘the most spectacular four days of music’

  • Written by sonia
  • Thursday January 22, 2015 at 12:59 pm

Review from Owl Eyes Magazine (28 October 2014) by Caroline McWilliams “Now in its third year, St Andrews Voices Festival, organised by locally-born Sonia Stevenson and the university’s Music Director Michael Downes, returned to the town in resplendent glory this October. A combination of concerts, workshops and more eclectic entertainments such as the ‘Rufflets Cream […]

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2014 tickets on sale now!

  • Written by sarah
  • Wednesday September 17, 2014 at 8:29 am

Tickets for the 2014 edition of St Andrews Voices are now on sale! Several of this year’s events, including the performances by The Marian Consort and Kit and McConnel as well as the Rufflets Cream Tea with Jazz have very limited spaces so don’t hang around! To book, please call 01334 462226 or pop in […]

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