Thursday 12th July

Afternoon Arrival in Wells, meet your hosts and settle in to your accommodation.
High Tea and sandwiches will be served in Wells Cathedral School throughout the afternoon for all participants.
Charles Ives Workshop in Cedars Hall with Charles Hazlewood for all participants
Opening Ceremony in Wells Cathedral with selected performances.

Friday 13th July

Free morning with a walking tour of Wells, a charming medieval market town with its bustling market square, typical artisan shops, cafes and High St.
A morning Workshop with professional tutor will take place for choral ensembles.
Lunchtime CONCERT in Wells Cathedral for selected choral ensembles.
Lunch for all in Wells Cathedral School.
Afternoon visit the roman spa town of Bath, its thermal waters and majestic Pump Rooms or enjoy a quintessential croquet tournament against fellow musicians in Wells!
Evening CONCERT for participating instrumental ensembles in Cedars Hall, Wells followed by a CEILIDH for all participants, with local folk band and caller.

Saturday 14th July

Visit Wells’ famous Bishops Palace, its majestic gardens and ornate chapel OR the spectacular Cheddar Gorge.
A morning Workshop will take place for selected instrumental ensembles.
Lunch for all in Wells Cathedral School.
Afternoon picnic CONCERTS in Bishops Palace and participation in the Zambia Link Celebrations
Evening Barbecue and entertainment with local students from Wells Blue School

Sunday 15th July

Closing ceremony and presentation with performances in Wells Town Hall.
Farewell lunch in Wells Cathedral School