Press Release: March 09, 2010
Hampton Court Palace is one of Britain's most beautiful locations, and the Hampton Court Palace Festival, has full-grown into one of the UK's most thrilling music events.
Prepare to be swept away by a summers evening of music, atmosphere and history as the stunning Hampton Court Palace Festival, supported by Sky, returns for 2009. Now in its 17th year, this unique series of concerts is a firm fixture in the summer Festival diary. With an eclectic mix of performances from world-famous musical artists, the most intimate of settings and a backdrop steeped in history, the Festival is an unmissable and truly unforgettable experience.
See Hampton Court Palace come alive this summer, as the Festival takes over the historic grounds from 2 13 June with ten concerts, offering something for everyone. With this year marking the 500th anniversary of Henry VIIIs accession to the throne, the grounds are drenched in heritage and provide the perfect setting for a pre-concert picnic and music under the stars.
This year the festival welcomes James Morrison, Beverley Knight,
Lemar Jools Holland and Russell Watson amongst other fantastic theatrical and musical talent.