Enjoy an afternoon listening to the city’s best young musical talent performing in a range of unexpected but ‘perfect pitches’.
Presented by Brighton & Hove Music & Arts, this showcase for young musicians will include music for all tastes, featuring the Brighton & Hove Big Band; unplugged pop and folk-inspired acts; and string quartets and chamber wind ensembles.
Performances will be taking place at:
Perfect Pitch 1 – British Airways i360
Listen to our talented String Quartet made of members from the Brighton Youth Orchestra String Ensemble performing high above Brighton, whilst surrounded by the perfect backdrop of the beautiful city of Brighton and the stunning Sussex coastline. During Brighton Festival's Children’s Parade, the String Quartet will play live in the British Airways i360 pod – an experience that is certain to lift your spirits. There will be two flights open to the public, 11.30am and midday on Saturday 5 May.
Book now via the British Airways i360 website
Perfect Pitch 2 - Bartholomew Square, BN1 1JS
Brighton & Hove Youth Big Band will be performing a set between 1.30pm & 2.40pm on the 'pitch' outside Moshimo. Playing soul, funk and classic big band charts to 'Brighton' up your day.
Perfect Pitch 3 - Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
The south balcony will host Brighton & Hove Music & Arts' classical players between 2pm & 4pm, during the Museum’s 'Free for the Festival' Day. Explore the exhibitions whilst our players perform beautiful works ranging from Bach to Disney classics.
Perfect Pitch 4 – Brighton Dome Café Bar
Relax and unwind between 2pm & 4pm with Brighton & Hove Music & Arts' contemporary acoustic stage in the Café Bar. Take the weight of your feet and submerge yourself in the best of local singer-songwriters as they perform their own material mixed in with some covers.
- Saturday 5 May, 12-4pm