Cultural tours for the discerning traveller

JohnBryden

Tours directed by John Bryden, MA

A former member of the National Youth Orchestra of Britain, John is a member of the Dartington Piano Duo and has played across Britain and Europe as a soloist, accompanist and chamber musician.

John regularly broadcasts on radio and television and frequently coaches at the Dartington Summer School, where he performed in master-classes given by Jacqueline du Pré.

MENDELSSOHN IN SCOTLAND

MENDELSSOHN IN SCOTLAND

07 July - 12 July, 2014
£1195

Felix Mendelssohn made an unforgettable visit to Scotland in the summer of 1829.... more

WORCESTER THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL

WORCESTER THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL

26 July - 30 July, 2014
£860

We join the festival during a cleverly programmed series of opening concerts nestled... more

BACH FESTIVAL IN LEIPZIG

BACH FESTIVAL IN LEIPZIG

16 June - 23 June, 2014
£2390

Our visit to the 2014 Bachfest will feature six festival concerts in Leipzig including... more

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL IN BONN

BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL IN BONN

06 September - 12 September, 2014
£1795

ACE is delighted to have secured advanced notice of the highlights of the 2014 Beethovenfest,... more

HANDEL FESTIVAL IN GOTTINGEN

HANDEL FESTIVAL IN GOTTINGEN

28 May - 04 June, 2014
£2190

Nowhere is more intimately connected with the 20th century revival of the work of George... more

LUCCA PUCCINI FESTIVAL

LUCCA PUCCINI FESTIVAL

06 August - 11 August, 2014
£1840

Giacomo Puccini was born in Lucca, “the most fly-in-amber little town in the world”... more

VERDI FESTIVAL IN PARMA

VERDI FESTIVAL IN PARMA

01 October - 01 October, 2014
£0

In 2004 the city of Parma inaugurated an annual festival to honour its most famous... more

FREIBERG FESTIVAL: SILBERMANN ORGAN 300TH ANNIVERSARY

FREIBERG FESTIVAL: SILBERMANN ORGAN 300TH ANNIVERSARY

30 September - 07 October, 2014
£1815

The focus of the festival is the world famous Baroque organ in Freiberger Dom, completed... more

CHRISTMAS IN PRAGUE

CHRISTMAS IN PRAGUE

20 December - 27 December, 2014
£1925

Savour a week at Christmastime in one of Europe’s most beautiful capitals, as we immerse... more

NEW YEAR IN EDINBURGH

NEW YEAR IN EDINBURGH

29 December - 04 January, 2015
£1590

Welcome in the new year in the home of Hogmanay. From the mediaeval streets and distinctive... more

MOZART FESTIVAL IN SALZBURG

MOZART FESTIVAL IN SALZBURG

23 January - 28 January, 2015
£1685

Every year Salzburg celebrates its most famous son with a week of gala concerts around... more