4 day performing arts event


Performing arts

13-16 July 2020
12-15 July 2021

The London International Music Festival is an incredible non-competitive performing arts event open to dance, choral, orchestral, band and percussion ensembles of 10 or more. Play incredible historic venues across London, including Central Hall Westminster, Southwark Cathedral, St James' Church Piccadilly and Conway Hall.

This annual four day event includes either an adjudicated performance or workshop/clinic or friendship/community performance, plus a formal performance, massed performance and social opportunities, including an opening and closing ceremony. Entrance to the festival includes masterclasses with world-class experts and promotion of formal performances across London.

In 2019 the festival included groups from the USA, China, Sri Lanka, the Phillippines and Europe and even more countries are set to be included in 2020 and 2021. Secure your ensemble's spot now to become part of this life-changing event.


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Learn from the greats

Gain access to a vast pool of teaching talent through workshops, clinics, masterclasses and lectures.

Conductor and orchestral at Southwark Cathedral

Perform at stunning venues

Click on the map markers on the left to view a selection of the venues used by the Festival. There are many more used and each is carefully matched to each performing ensemble.

The venues encompass heritage buildings, modern halls and venues that have been chosen for their acoustic excellence. All are within the city of London for ease of access to performances.

Festival Inclusions

3 Optional elements

An adjudicated performance or masterclass hosted by world class experts or friendship performance.

Massed Performance

Rehearse and perform with other participating ensembles from around the world.

Formal Public Performance

An approximately one hour performance to the public at a top venue.

Opening & Closing Ceremonies

Enjoy the official opening and closing ceremony events along with all participants from around the world.

Social opportunities

Meet other participating ensembles throughout the festival and gain inspiration from their performances.


Music stands, chairs and standard percussion is included as required for festival performances. Additional instrument hire is available.

See our sample itinerary

View our sample itinerary encompassing the festival and a tour of London and France, taking in incredible sites!


Let us create a free bespoke itinerary and quote just for your group. Tell us a bit about your needs and we'll do the rest!