Brighton Festival 2020Public booking opens: Wed 19 Feb, 9am

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Mulatu Astatke

Mon 4 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Kick starting a whole new genre Ethio-jazz

Baby Bushka

Mon 4 - Tue 5 May

Epic four-part harmonies and choreography capture the magic of Kate Bush

Roberto Fonseca Trio

Tue 5 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

One of Cuba's most gifted pianists

The Informals II Performance

Wed 6 May
Jubilee Square

A live, improvised audio-visual performance

Groove Baby

Sat 9 May
Brighthelm Centre

Join your child on the dance floor with the Groove Baby Organ Trio

Medea Electronica

Sun 10 May
Brighthelm Centre

A powerful and deeply moving retelling of an ancient Greek tragedy


Mon 11 May
Brighton Unitarian Church

Critically-acclaimed Undersong live singers build vibrant a capella music

Eliza & Martin Carthy: East

Mon 11 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Compiled and curated by Eliza Carthy and her father Martin Carthy.

Life: LIVE!: Lucy McCormick

Mon 11 May
Concorde 2

Subversive, immersive, pop concert spectacular - Lucy McCormick

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

Wed 13 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Award-winning harp/keita duo explore Canada's Acadian musical tradition

Amadou & Mariam with Blind Boys of Alabama

Thu 21 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Mali's musical ambassadors have joined forces with the legends of US gospel


Fri 22 May
All Saints Church

Brazilian electronica produces a project inspired by domestic life

Samuel Yirga

Sat 23 May
All Saints Church

The Ethiopian pianist explores the influences of jazz, Latin, and classical

Damir Imamović

Sat 23 May
All Saints Church

Playing original material, music from his new album, and sevdah classics

Laura Marling

Sun 24 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Embarking on a world solo tour, Laura has been working on her next chapter