Music

Local Musicians Including bands and singers performing live music in Gloucestershire. This section includes details of local musicians and bands that we feature as well as our live music guide.

Music Venues

The key venues in Gloucestershire including those in Cheltenham, Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Stroud, The Cotswolds and The Forest of Dean.

  • Gloucester Guildhall, a venue in Eastgate street with many options for live gigs.
  • Subscription Rooms,Stroud
  • Peppers Gloucester – The cafe is used to host live music including for the blue festivals and the hat festival.  They regular hold gigs on alternate Friday evenings where you can enjoy the entertainment with good food and nice drink.
  • Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury
  • Cafe Rene Gloucester
  • Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
  • Cleve Tyth Barn – www.cleeveconcerts.com
Mellow in the Meadow South Gloucestershire

Mellow in the Meadow – A Rural Music Festival

Mellow in the Meadow is a newly established fun and friendly one day live music festival; set in a rural situation in South Gloucestershire. A rural live music festival that takes place on Saturday 31st August 2019. This family event features live music from local bands and singers, family entertainment and trade stands; bring a …

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Classical Music at Ivor Gurney Hall in Gloucester

A Concert of English Classical Music at Ivor Gurney Hall in Gloucester

There could hardly be a more appropriate venue than the Ivor Gurney Hall in Gloucester for the concert of English music to be performed there on Saturday 11 th May. Music The Carducci Quartet will play the early (1914) String Quartet in A major of Arthur Bliss (later to become Master of the Queen’s Music), …

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harpist Lily Neill and guitarist Clive Carroll

Clive Carroll & Lily Neill at Bishop’s Cleeve Tithe Barn

The Holst Birthplace Museum in Cheltenham proudly presents Clive Carroll (guitar) and Lily Neill (Lever harp) on Saturday 11th May 2019 at 7.30pm. A rare opportunity to see two world-class musicians performing together! Between them, harpist Lily Neill and guitarist Clive Carroll have performed around the world, from North America to the Far East and …

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Cheltenham Bach Choir – Spring Festival of the Baroque – 29-31 March 2019

A veritable feast of Baroque music in Cheltenham and Cirencester This year sees the third of Cheltenham Bach Choir’s popular Spring Festivals dedicated to the performance of Baroque music. Taking place over the last weekend of March, the programme ranges from an intimate harpsichord recital to a major performance of Bach’s St John Passion. Music …

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Holst birthplace museum presents a play “A Woman’s Life”

The Holst Birthplace Museum proudly presents: “A Woman’s Life”: a new play by BAFTA-nominated playwright Carolyn S Jones Directed by Marianne Gaston Featuring Emma Wilkes and Emmeline Braefield Clara von Holst and Isabella Beeton emerge from the shadows to reveal their secret lives. This new play features an imagined conversation between Clara (mother of “Planets” …

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Some Featured Gloucestershire Bands, Musicians & Singers.

Due to coming across some good local bands, musicians and singers on the @aboutglos twitter I decided to introduce these on a blog post, so here we are. Featured Gloucestershire Bands, Musicians & Singers. Most local musicians I pass details to Phil On Severn FM @philonsevern and more recently Alex Huskisson @alexhuskisson so they are …

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Cheltenham Bach Choir Birthday Concert poster

Cheltenham Bach Choir 70th Birthday Concert – a choral celebration

Come and join Cheltenham Bach Choir in celebrating their 70th Anniversary with this summer concert of favourite choral works! With music chosen for its special significance to the choir, the programme ranges from Handel and Mozart through Holst and Vaughan Williams to the present day, in works commissioned by the choir from Carl Rütti and …

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SportsBeat Festival 2016

Our blog post about SportsBeat Festival 2016 including announcements about bands, bare with us as this page grows but visit their website or social media for more details. When ? 20th – 21st August 2016 Where? Oxtalls Sports Park, Gloucester Contact & Tickets [one-half-first] Website http://www.sportbeatfest.com [/one-half-first] [one-half] Twitter @SportbeatFest [/one-half] [one-half-first] [/one-half-first] [one-half][/one-half] Latest …

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Witcombe Cider Festival

Witcombe Cider Festival August Bank Holiday Weekend 2015

Witcombe Cider Festival takes place on the August bank holiday weekend. A chance to celebrate local Real Cider, Real Ale & local produce. The festival champions live music from local bands & artists. The festival is located in a very picturesque location under the Cheese Rolling Hill in Gloucestershire. We will be announcing details of Meet …

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O Fortuna! The Cheltenham Bach Choir and Cheltenham Youth Choir present Carmina Burana

Come and enjoy a Summer’s evening of music that promises both a lively and thoughtful reflection on life! Opinion From @aboutglos Was very happy to get this event emailed for inclusion on our website as it’s one of my favourite pieces of classical music, well most influential in terms of memories. To the un-informed they …

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Cirencester International Organ Festival 18th – 25th April

About The Organ Festival Rebuilt by Harrison & Harrison, and opened in 2010, this spectacular instrument will be showcased through a variety of events designed to demonstrate its versatility and importance. Join us as Naji Hakim, one of the world’s leading concert organists, composers and improvisers, opens the 2015 Cirencester International Organ Festival and stay for …

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Music shops, record shops and other musical services.

Music shops, record shops and other musical services. Music Directory Soundhouse Soundhouse – a leading music shop selling guitars, drums, keyboards, amplification and many more musical instruments. Address – Soundhouse, 49 Westgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 2NW Phone – 01452 417429 Website – http://soundhousegloucester.co.uk/ Mr Myles Music Private Music and Entertainment Children’s Music, Based in Chipping …

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Cheltenham Bach Choir

La France Sublime – Concert of French sacred music in Cirencester Parish Church 28th March

Join Cheltenham Bach Choir for an evening of French sacred music It’s five years since Cheltenham Bach Choir presented La France Profonde – a programme of secular French choral music – to much acclaim. To complement that success the choir is presenting an uplifting programme of French sacred music – La France Sublime – in …

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