Haddo Arts Festival tickets go on sale

Tickets have gone on sale for the 2015 Haddo Arts Festival from October 3-8.

The festival is entitled ‘Echoes’, conjuring up sounds and images of the past.

It will feature six days of top classical music, workshops and comedy from UK artists of the highest calibre.

The programme will include the opening concert by the Haddo House Choral & Operatic Society, featuring the Beethoven Mass in C conducted by Garry Walker with four established soloists, including Ellon soprano Eleanor Dennis, now at English National Opera.

Top ensemble the Endellion String Quartet will perform on the Sunday and later that day the Songsmiths – two top singers and pianist Audrey Hyland – will present a programme of entertaining songs brought together under the theme ‘White Camelia - The Story of a Courtesan.’

There will also be a piano recital by one of the UK’s top concert pianists – Peter Donohoe.

Ticket are all under £20 with special £6 tickets for young people from www.haddoartsfestival.org.uk or by calling 0333 666 3366. Non-ticketing enquiries on 01358 743768 10am–2pm, weekdays only.