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Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Songs and Rhymes for the under 3s and their parent/carer. A popular feature of the Festival returning for another year.  Why not join us for lots of bouncing, clapping, songs and rhymes for babies and
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Westbury Library
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
As usual our festival will start with a variety of acts, some local, some old friends, some new, some young, some old and we hope something for everyone. We welcome a performance from international soloist
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The Laverton
3:00 pm
  Locally-based early music specialists Musicke in the Ayre make a welcome return to Westbury Festival with a recital celebrating the 450th anniversary of the birth of one of the most important composers in the
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Stormore Baptist Church
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm – 11:15 pm
7:30 pm
Dr Zebo’s Wheezy Club brings together the lively genres of jazz & swing from the 1930s & 40s, with original and traditional fiddle tunes.  It’s all very jolly and guaranteed to keep everyone on their toes.
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The Laverton
Sep 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
An opportunity to take part in traditional French Country dancing accompanied by La Vieille Rue and led by experts.  Beginners Welcome La Vieille Rue is a Wiltshire based band of musicians  who play the traditional
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Westbury Leigh Community Hall
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Come and sing (or just listen to!) favourite hymns old and new in the picturesque setting of All Saints Parish Church. The churches of Westbury are organising a service with everyone’s favourite hymns. The top
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All Saints Church
Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
An opportunity not to be missed!  Listen to eminent harpsichordist Mike Bardsley perform some of his favourite pieces including Bach and Scarlatti.   Following a Junior Exhibition to Trinity College of Music, Mike read Music
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All Saints Church
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Celia Waghorn (flute) returns to the Festival with her friends Tony James (piano) & Timothy Woods (recorder). Last year’s concert proved to be amongst the most popular of the series and this year the talented
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All Saints Church
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Gareth Bennett returns to Westbury where, for several years, he was Director of Music at All Saints Church. Gareth was one of the original organisers of the Little Lunch series of concerts.   The Bevington
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All Saints Church
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
This ensemble was formed especially for the festival by members of Bratton Silver Band. In addition to a varied programme, there will be an opportunity for audience members (especially the young) to find out a
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All Saints Church
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Songs and Rhymes for the under 3s and their parent/carer. A popular feature of the Festival returning for another year.  Why not join us for lots of bouncing, clapping, songs and rhymes for babies and
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Westbury Library
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
With Tom Budden on violin, Chris Hurn on cello and Steven Doran on piano, the White Horse Piano trio is a newly-formed chamber music ensemble hailing from Wiltshire towns in the shadow of Westbury’s White
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All Saints Church
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
After her electrifying short performance at last year’s Little Lunch Music, the Festival welcomes the return of harpist, Catherine White – this time for a whole evening organised by Dilton Marsh Arts!  Her programme will
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Holy Trinity Church
9:00 pm
The Tone Takers will be landing at the Hollies Inn. They play mostly blues ranging from Doc Watson to Chuck Berry plus some more laid back psychedelic songs! The band’s experienced musicians are Marc Allum
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The Hollies Inn
8:00 pm
White Horse Community Choir will sing a wide variety of songs from Disney to pop songs from the 60s with a touch of gospel thrown in. We will be joined by Naomi Bignell with her
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West End Baptist Church
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Westbury festival welcomes back musical trio, Va-Riotous, who will be presenting ‘Gullible’s Travels’ to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the birth of author Jonathan Swift. It is a slightly inaccurate, tongue-in-cheek retelling in words and
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West End Baptist Church
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
Throughout the 18th and early 19th centuries,  many villages and small towns had a village band. The musicians accompanied singing in church, but also played for dances, led village processions and sometimes supported militia parades.
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All Saints Church
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
The Hilperton recorder players make a welcome return to the Festival. This year they have increased their list of recorders with the acquisition of an unusual bass recorder.  
All Saints Church
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
A double-bill with the old–bill. The evening will begin with a short presentation by local historian Ward Jones, who has been looking into the history of the police in Westbury.  After a short break you
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Methodist Church
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Organ duets are few and far between for the obvious reason; that it is unusual to have two organs available in the same location. Fortunately in addition to be being a gifted organist, Stephen Cooke
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All Saints Church
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Most of us will have seen and heard Scottish pipers but there are a wide variety of bagpipes from around the world. This special concert will feature Northumbrian smallpipes played by Dennis Brown and Ian White
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All Saints Church
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
7:30 pm
Acclaimed singer/songwriter, Louise Jordan, brings to the Festival the stories of remarkable women of the First World War through song. Event arranged in conjunction with Westbury town Council’s Great War commemoration group. These songs recognise
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The Laverton
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
On 31st  October 1517 an Augustinian monk named Martin Luther nailed 95 Theses to the door of Wittenberg Castle Church. His intention was to provoke discussion of the sale of Indulgences by the Roman Catholic
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Providence Church
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
10:00 am
Songs and Rhymes for the under 3s and their parent/carer. A popular feature of the Festival returning for another year.  Why not join us for lots of bouncing, clapping, songs and rhymes for babies and
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Westbury Library
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
1:00 pm
Each year, children from Westbury’s primary schools have been enthusiastic supporters of the lunchtime concerts which fit well with the current requirement for live music as part of the curriculum. But listening to music is
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All Saints Church
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
7:30 pm
Con and Dec Cluskey are the original frontline voices and personalities who appeared on every hit record, TV pop programme, radio etc. This year, they are embarking on a remarkable 50th anniversary tour following their
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The Laverton