Concerts and events

Orchestra

Details of forthcoming concerts and events

​Date and time
​Event​Location​Ticket information
​Friday 17 May
7.30pm
May Festival of Music featuring performances from Jazz 2, County Junior Woodwind Ensemble, County Junior Strings, Zingaresque & County Junior Wind Orchestra.
​Spinney Theatre
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Satuday 18 May
3pm
May Festival of Music featuring performances from Jazz 3, Guitarlactica, County Junior Orchestra & County Training Wind Orchestra.
​Spinney Theatre
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Saturday 18 May
7pm
May Festival of Music featuring performances from NYPE, County Training Strings, County Training Brass Band & County Training Orchestra.
Spinney Theatre
Northampton​
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Saturday 25 May
2 to 5pm
NMPAT Careers Fair. A range of specialists from various fields within music and the arts will give presentations and be available for questions from students and parents.
NMPAT
​This event is free to attend.  Register your attendance here.
​Friday 14 June
7.30pm
Brackley Red Hot Jazz featuring performances from Brackley Cheney Centre jazz groups alongside Jazz 2.  Tickets includes a BBQ - whatever the weather!
​Brackley Town
Football Club
​Tickets are available from the NMPAT Office or from Brackley Cheney Centre (adults £6, children £4)
​Saturday 15 June
6pm
​A Chamber Concert, featuring performances from County Clarinet Choir, County Flute Choir and a selection of NMPAT quartets.
St Mary's Church
Rushden
​Ticket information is to be confirmed.
​Tuesday 18 and
Wednesday 19 June
7pm
The Festival: an opportunity to celebrate arts performances by schools from across the county, featuring NMPAT Rock, Guys & Dolls and County Training Choir.
​Derngate
Northampton
​Tickets available from the Derngate box office (adults £8-10, children £8)
​Saturday 22 June
6pm
​An Orchestra Concert: County Youth Orchestra perform their final concert of the 2018-2019 NMPAT season.
​Spinney Theatre
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Sunday 23 June
2 to 5pm
​Bands in the Park: County Junior Brass Ensemble will perform on the Abington Park Bandstand, later joined by the Low Blow Ensemble and the NMPAT Family Band.
​Abington Park
Northampton
​This is a free event. All are welcome to perform as part of the Family Band. Email familyband@NMPAT.co.uk for more information.
​Saturday 29 June
7.30pm
​Jazz at Flore, in collaboration with Flore Arts Events, featuring performances from the County Youth Big Band and JazzMatters.
​All Saints Church
Flore
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Sunday 30 June
7pm
​A World Premiere: County Wind Ensemble and County String Sinfonia will perform the world premiere of Eleanor Crosses, a commission from Martin Ellerby in celebration of NMPAT50.
​Guildhall
Northampton
​Ticket information to be confirmed.
​Saturday 6 July
6pm
​NMPAT 50 Gala Concert
featuring alumni orchestra, founder choir members, former principal cornets, invited past Big Band members and more.
​Derngate
Northampton
​Tickets available from the Derngate box office. Contact fifty@nmpat.uk for information on VIP packages.
​Sunday 7 July
2pm
​Summer Festival of Music: New Generation Concert, featuring performances from County Junior Orchestra, County Junior Wind Ensemble, County Junior Choir, County Junior Brass Ensemble, Jazz 3, County Junior Strings County Junior Wind Orchestra.
​Derngate
Northampton
​Tickets available from the Derngate box office (adults £10-16, children £10)
​Sunday 7 July
7.30pm
Summer Festival of Music: Second Generation Concert, featuring performances from County Training Wind Orchestra, Guitarlactica, County Training Strings, County Training Brass Band, Jazz 2, County Training Choir County Training Orchestra.
​Derngate
Northampton
​Tickets available from the Derngate box office (adults £10-16, children £10)

​Saturday 13 July
2pm
Summer Choral Festival featuring performances from County Senior Girls' Choir, NMPAT Community Choir, Ecton Brook Primary School & The Abbey Primary School.
​Christ Church
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Saturday 13 July
7.30pm
​Summer Choral Festival featuring performance from County Youth Choir, Northampton School for Boys & Sponne School.
​Christ Church
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)
​Sunday 14 July
6pm
End of Year Concert. County Youth Brass Band and County Youth Concert Band will perform for the final time in the UK, before embarking on a concert tour to Poland.
​Spinney Theatre
Northampton
​Tickets available from your Parent Pay account or from the NMPAT Office (adults £6, children £4)