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Chineke! Ensemble at Chatsworth Arts Festival

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Chineke! Ensemble will appear at Chatsworth Arts Festival to perform as a Septet!

They will perform a short concert during the day and an early evening concert in the Theatre - tickets for the early evening concert can be purchased £15 with a festival day pass or separately for £25 (includes a pre-concert glass of wine). See more details below.

Chatsworth Arts Festival runs from 20-22 September and will be a dynamic weekend of culture, thought and performance from artists, makers and designers.

A glimpse of tomorrow

Talk | Friday 20 September | 12.30pm | 1 hour

Chineke! founder, Artistic & Executive Director Chi-chi Nwanoku talks about her passionate belief that orchestras – and music and the arts in general – need to do more to provide opportunities and break down barriers for people from diverse backgrounds. Reflecting on the vision and purpose of setting up the Chineke! Foundation which she founded in 2015, she will expand on what it means to be "championing change and celebrating diversity in classical music".

Chineke! Ensemble: A Septet

Friday 20 September

Strauss (arr F Hasenoehrl) Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders

Lydia Kakabadse Concertato for cello and double bass

Errollyn Wallen NNENNA

Beethoven Septet in E flat, Op 20

Short performances | 1.45pm | 20 minutes
These are short pop-up performances and are fringe events. They are included with admission. No booking necessary.

Full performance | 6pm | 1.5 hours
The full performance is a special event and ticketed separately from the festival day passes. Tickets can be purchased for £15 alongside a festival day ticket or separately for £25. An after-concert dinner in The Flying Childers will be available to book separately.