Royal Grammar School

Newcastle

ON Jonathan Bloxham brings Northern Chords to Newcastle

ON Jonathan Bloxham brings Northern Chords to Newcastle

ON Jonathan Bloxham (99-04) returns to Newcastle with his Northern Chords Festival in May, bringing his fantastic celebration of music to the RGS.

Running from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th May across a range of venues in and around Newcastle, the festival celebrates its 10th anniversary with a very special line up, including winners of the BBC Choir of the Year, Voices of Hope, Cardiff Singer Audience winner, Ben Johnson, BBC Young Musician of the Year winner, Martin James, and renowned pianist, Louis Schwizgebel. You can download the full programme here.

This year's festival will see RGS host one of the events, a piano masterclass with  Louis Schwizgebel, on Saturday 4th May from 2.30pm in the Performing Arts Centre. The event is free, and there are still limited spaces available. To book, please click here.

RGS parents, staff, alumni and students can secure half price tickets (under 18s can attend the festival for free), by booking via Eventbrite and entering the code Avison at the checkout.