Southburgh 2017 goes live

It only feels like yesterday when we were busy clearing the site. How soon it comes round and how exciting to be celebrating nine years of world music and culture in the heart of Norfolk. Repair works on site are now underway and we are pleased to announce a full programme for the two stages…

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Southburgh Festival this week

As we count down the days to Southburgh Festival this week the weather seems to be on our side again with temperatures averaging between 21 and 23 degrees, a mixture of sunny spells and clouds are the perfect combination to a perforce weekend. Preparations have been gathering pace and we are pleased to say all…

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Southburgh festival House Rules

The sun is out and office work is well underway, sending out tickets, contracts for artists and booking services. Its all starting to take shape at Southburgh festival. Just a few house rules to remember! Please note no dogs are allowed at the festival apart from guide dogs If using sat nav to reach us…

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Home grown Klezmer band to play the main stage.

We are thrilled to feature Klezmerized on the main stage this year –  a four-piece klezmer band based in Norwich, featuring violin, cello, clarinet, double bass, guitar, accordion, percussion, and harmony singing. Their repertoire pays homage to the traditional Eastern European Jewish music known as klezmer, whilst putting our own Klezmerized! twist on it. The result is a spectrum…

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Workshops and Activities

This year at the Southburgh Festival, we are expecting some fantastic entertainment to go alongside our musical acts, in the form of workshops. There will be lots of these different events running over the course of the weekend, and they will be good fun for all the family! These will include lots of different activities,…

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Celebrating Women in music

This year our line up for the main stage is made up of great female artists making great music on the World music scene. Adding to the theme is Jordan Jackson a singer and pianist whose style fuses elements of jazz, soul, gospel and pop Her passion for music was fired up in 2005 up…

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A taste of this year’s line up!

The festival line up this year is full of incredible artists from all over the world. Here is a little more information on just a few of our main artists this year! NAMVULA: Namvula is a singer, songwriter, photographer, workshop facilitator, and Co-Founding Director of Film Africa, London’s largest celebration of African cinema and culture. Her music is a…

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Southburgh Festival of World Music 2016!

Welcome to the new site! We are pleased to announce the launch of The Southburgh Music Festival 2016, and we are expecting it to be our best year yet! The festival will be taking place from Friday 29th July to Sunday the 31st July 2016, and you can find all the information you need right…

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Welcome to our new website!

March is here and spring is just around the corner and what better time to start thinking about summer festivals!  We are so excited about this year’s Southburgh Festival as we have a fabulous line up of musicians and performers from across the world. Over the coming weeks we’ll be posting lots more information about…

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