Sell-out concerts kick start High Barnet's much-awaited post-pandemic artistic revival

Nick Jones, 

Barnet Society

Saturday 24th July 2021

"After the success of the inaugural season of concerts arranged by the High Barnet Chamber Music Festival plans are already being drawn up for a repeat event next year."

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Intriguing arrangements and fine musicianship from Anita Monserrat and the members of Mad Song

Mark Berry, Seen and Heard International

Friday 23rd July 2021

"There was little question, whether from Monserrat or Mad Song, that this was the real thing: exultant, and perhaps somewhere with a glimmer of that hope we have learned to call by its mediaeval name, 'respair'."

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New Initiatives

The Camden New Journal

Friday 9th July 2021

"His programming is serious, with the odd challenge of Schoenberg and Szymanowski alongside more mainstream Schubert and Bach."

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Live music for the summer

The Archer

Thursday 1st July 2021

"A new chamber music festival has been launched in High Barnet to celebrate the start of summer and the gradual lifting of Covid restrictions."

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Award-Winning Trio at High Barnet Festival

Through the Noise

Monday 17th May 2021

"We know that the first festival will be a great success. We don’t need to add any more; they’re incredible musicians."

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Testing acoustics for chamber music festival at parish church

Nick Jones, Barnet Society

Tuesday 11th

May 2021

"The three evening concerts will start a summer season of events to celebrate the end of lockdown restrictions on social gatherings."

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High Barnet chamber music festival awarded Arts Council grant

Bella Saltiel, Barnet Post

Thursday 6th

May 2021

"We are extremely excited to be making a return to live performance after this strange year of digital concerts and look forward to bringing our music to the heart of the local community in Barnet."

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A new festival aims to provide much needed cultural nourishment in High Barnet

Robert Hugill, Planet Hugill – A World of Classical Music

Tuesday 4th

May 2021

"Featuring talented early-career musicians in programmes which provide a lively mix of well-known and lesser known works."

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Church concerts to herald revival of cultural events

Nick Jones, Barnet Society Newsletter

Thursday 18th

February 2021

"Music lovers are in for a post-pandemic treat: plans are well advanced for a series of concerts at

Barnet parish church aimed to coincide with the possible easing of lockdown."

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