News

Artistic Director, Peter Manning, reflects on BFO’s first live performance 

28 January 2021

Bath Festival Orchestra’s wonderful performance at the Bath Assembly rooms, reminded our audience and the community of music lovers  that we have been missing a great deal during the absence of truly live experiences over the past few months. 

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Interview with BBC Radio Bristol

22 January 2021

On Saturday 16th January Artistic Director Peter Manning and Orchestra Leader Maren Bosma, joined BBC Bristol breakfast show for a live interview with Clare Kavanagh.

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Our Christmas competition has now ended!

16 December 2020

To celebrate Christmas, Bath Festival Orchestra hosted a giveaway competition to win a £60 Spotify Voucher!

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Update on Bath Festival Orchestra’s live Performance at the Assembly Rooms, Bath

3 November 2020

Due to the national lockdown measures ending on the 2nd December, this event has been rescheduled from Saturday 28th November at 2pm in the Guildhall to Saturday 5th December at 2pm in the Assembly Rooms, Bath.

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Black History Month, Bath Festival Orchestra Spotify Playlist

9 October 2020

To celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth, we’re listening to our specially-curated playlist exploring some of the black artists that we love to listen to, both classical and beyond.

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BFO Launch at the Guildhall, Bath

16 September 2020

We have all come through this together…and now the bath festival orchestra can announce our artist cast list,  in this our prelude performance for the Bath Festival November weekend…

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A new orchestra in the making

15 September 2020

Foreign Body’s film on the Bath Festival Orchestra grew out of discussions with its artistic director Peter Manning about documenting the birth of this new group.

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