IAO Music Festival 2016
(formerly Congress)
is based in the historic city of Bath

Click here for your invitation to the Festival from the IAO’s President.

More details about each day’s activities, including venues & artists, are available via the links to each day’s page in the table below.

Please note that on Tuesday 26 and Thursday 28 July events will take place at Kingswood School, Lansdown Road, Bath, BA1 5RG,
and not Prior Park College as previously advertised

24-29 JULY




Sunday 24 July
Organ Recital, Bath Abbey
Visit to the Roman Baths
Monday 25 July
Festival choir practice
Talk: Salisbury & Wells and the birth of English Gothic
Organ recital, Downside Abbey
Cantemus Chamber Choir, Bath Abbey
Tuesday 26 July
Festival choir practice
RCO Lecture
Piano Recital
Eberle Quartet
Organ Recital, Bath Abbey
Mayor’s Reception & Festival Dinner, Pump Room
Wednesday 27 July
Masterclass & Organ Recital, Marlborough College
Organ Recital, Salisbury Cathedral
Thursday 28 July
Festival choir practice
Harpsichord recital
Lieder Recital
Forum: The organ under threat
Orchestral Concert, Bath Abbey
Friday 29 July
Festival choir practice
Talk: Brunel and the GWR
Festival Eucharist, Bath Abbey

Booking arrangements & costs available here

Programme may be subject to change without notice