A vibrant and eagerly anticipated event on Hampshire’s cultural calendar, Winchester Chamber Music Festival is brought to you by the renowned cellist, Kate Gould as Artistic Director, alongside her international chamber music colleagues. Since its foundation in 2007 the Festival has grown and become more ambitious in its programming whilst staying true to bringing top quality chamber music to as wide an audience as possible.

A welcome message from Artistic Director, Kate Gould

I am delighted to share details of the 2023 Festival Friday 28 April – Monday 1 May with you.

Featuring some of Europe’s finest principal players from Aurora Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Welsh National Opera and Amsterdam Sinfonietta, alongside tenor James Gilchrist, Celtic folk fiddler, Donald Grant, our first composer-in residence, Huw Watkins, and up-and coming-ensemble, Lumas Winds, we are all in for a real treat.

Click here to read the full programme and book from the following dates:

  • Patrons can book by phone or in person from Tuesday 7 February
  • Associates can book by phone or in person from Tuesday 14 February
  • Friends can book by phone or in person from Tuesday 21 February
  • General booking opens Tuesday 28 February (all will be also bookable online from this date)

I am looking forward very much to making music amongst friends on stage and off very soon.

Best wishes

Kate Gould

Kate Gould
Artistic Director

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