Show Tune Festival Fundraiser a Success

A concert showcasing songs from the musicals of Rodgers and Hammerstein raised £261.05 for the Prescot Festival, after costs. The money from Friday 10 March’s fundraiser will go towards a 2017 lineup that includes Leyland Band, the Band of the Yorkshire Regiment, Phoenix Concert Orchestra and the Chilled Lemons Jazz Quintet. Our thanks go to…

Press Release: Clock in for the 2017 Prescot Festival

Festival planners in the historic Lancashire town of Prescot, Merseyside, have announced the line-up for their 13th year. Leyland Brass Band, Chilled Lemons Jazz Quartet, Phoenix Concert Orchestra and Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Girl Choristers are among the musical acts on the 10-day programme this June. The clock turns back four decades for a repeat screening…

Come & Sing Rutter’s Magnificat at the 2017 Prescot Festival

Sopranos, altos, tenors and basses are once again invited to join the Prescot Festival Chorus for a ‘Come & Sing’ concert. This year’s choice of repertoire is: John Rutter, Magnificat (Oxford University Press edition) Hubert Parry, I Was Glad (Novello edition) Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral’s James Luxton conducts, and St Bartholomew’s Rainhill’s Peter Kwater is again at the organ….