Online Festival Pass

Valid from 30 October to 1 December 2021

  • Saturday 30 October, 2021 – 9.00 am
  • £12
  • Dydd Sadwrn 30 Hydref, 2021 – 9.00 am
  • £12

Buy online pass

The events are available to online ticket holders to view as many times as they like for one month from Saturday, 30 October.

We are offering the Festival’s three main Bach events online for £12 so that fans can enjoy the Festival from the comfort of their own homes or watch again if they have attended the events live in Brecon.


Programme book

Download the 2021 Online Programme Book (PDF, 2.3MB)


Shaping the Baroque from Brecon Cathedral (80 minutes)

Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque are joined by Trinity Baroque and Fretwork under the direction of Julian Podger for the 2021 Festival’s opening concert.


Something of his Art from Brecon Cathedral (53 minutes)

Programme-maker Lindsay Kemp and Timothy Day trace the 250-mile walk the young J S Bach made in 1705 in search of Buxtehude and answers to questions about his own musical future including some of Kemp’s favourite pictures, insights and anecdotes from the pilgrimage.


Mostly Johann from Theatr Brycheiniog (75 minutes)

Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque’s ‘Mostly Johann’ programme features music for strings, chamber organ and the oboe from J S Bach to relatives Johann Bernhard and Johann Ludwig Bach plus Johann Krebs, Johann Kerll and Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, all important German Baroque composers.

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 Moondance Foundation Idlewild Trust

The Gwendoline and Margaret Davies Charity

The Leche Trust