The 2020 Festival features the eagerly-awaited première of Chad Kelly’s The Goldberg Variations Reimagined created especially for Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque.

We also present The Making of the Goldberg Variations. This is the behind the scenes story of how this project was conceived and created with Rachel Podger and Chad Kelly, and featuring writer and broadcaster Horatio Clare. The Festival is bookended by Rachel and Chad in an introductory talk and an interactive Q&A event to round off the weekend.

Buy a Festival Pass for all four festival events, or our Winter Gift Box, featuring the two main filmed events from the Festival plus online programme book, for £16.

Once purchased, all tickets are valid until January 31st 2021. The live Q&A made on October 25th is now available as a recorded event.

Available from Friday 13 Nov 2020

Winter Gift Box

  • £16

Available to view until January 31 2021.

The 2020 Festival’s two main filmed events plus online programme book.

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Friday 23 Oct – Sunday 25 Oct 2020

2020 Online Festival Pass

  • £20

We are delighted to offer a 2020 Online Festival Pass, giving access to all the events for £20.

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Friday 23 Oct 2020 – 7.00pm

Introduction by Rachel Podger and Chad Kelly

  • Available to view until 31 January 2021
  • Tickets: Free but must be booked

Introducing Brecon Baroque Festival 2020 Online: Rachel Podger and Chad Kelly introduce this year’s Festival.

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Saturday 24 Oct 2020 – 7.00pm

The Goldberg Variations Reimagined

Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque

  • Available to view until 31 January 2021
  • Tickets: £12

The première of Chad Kelly’s arrangement of JS Bach’s Goldberg Variations for Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque.

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Arts Council of Wales Sponsored by Welsh Government Supported by The National Lottery through the Arts Council of Wales Community Fund Brecon Town Council Mid Wales Music Trust Tŷ Cerdd The Gibbs Trust The Fidelio Charitable Trust Community Foundation Wales The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust

The Gwendoline and Margaret Davies Charity

Moondance Foundation