Knutsford Music Festival Classical Event Headliner | Knutsford Times

Knutsford Music Festival Classical Event Headliner

By on May 19, 2019

Knutsford Music Festival is returning from 20 – 23 June 2019 and in the first wave of announcements the organisers are so excited to announce all girl string crossover group String Infusion as the headliners for their Classical Evening.

The Classical Evening has been a popular event at the festival since its launch in 2017 and is returning to The Courthouse this year on Sunday 23rd June.

Headliners String Infusion were formed in Manchester and have quickly become extremely popular throughout the UK, performing recently at the ‘Pride of Britain’ Awards in London.

The group, led by Creative Director Emma Rushworth, will play a mixture of both classical and modern pieces on their LED instruments at the Classical event this year.

String Infusion have said that they “look forward to performing and supporting Knutsford Music Festival in 2019.”

Supporting the headliners will be voice and piano duo Sophie Leaver and Mark Newberry who studied Classical Music together at University of Liverpool. The pair will play a varied classical repertoire at their first appearance at Knutsford Music Festival.

The event will kick off at 4pm on Sunday 23rd June 2019. Tickets are £15 and will be available to purchase online very soon or from Knutsford Town Council Offices on Toft Road. Tickets may be available on the door subject to availability. To keep up to date with further announcements, festival information and news please visit our website at or follow us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

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