British Fretted Orchestra 2022 (BFO)

We are delighted to inform you that the Fifth Project of the British Fretted Orchestra is going ahead in 2022. The project will consist of two weekends. Participants are expected to attend both sessions.

Weekend 1 is a rehearsal weekend on the 7-9th January 2022 at Knuston Hall, Irchester, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN29 7EU.

Weekend 2 is a rehearsal and concert in conjunction with the BMG Federation Festival in Edinburgh in April 2022.

The Orchestra will be conducted by Michael Graham.

Michael is a conductor and composer based in Edinburgh. He studied music at the University of Edinburgh, achieving both bachelor and master’s degrees, and was awarded the Ian-Pitt Watson Conducting Prize. Michael has studied under some of the UK’s leading conducting teachers, including Alasdair Mitchell, Sian Edwards, Gary Walker and Denise Ham. In February 2020, he took conducting lessons with Andris Veismanis at the Latvian Academy of Music in Riga.

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