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The Three Choirs Festival is back in Worcester this summer and there are lots of opportunities to get involved, from performing on one of our stages to event management, behind the scenes administration, assisting with Front of House at one of our flagship concerts, and much more.

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With eight days packed full of world-class music and visitors from all over the country, our team of dedicated volunteers plays a crucial role in the running of Three Choirs each year. Whether you want to support a festival you love, are looking to start a career in arts administration or event management, or are simply passionate about music, there will be roles to suit everyone and we would love to hear from you.

As well as getting to be part of a community of friendly volunteers and staff, there is also the added bonus of free standby tickets for concerts when you’re not volunteering. Read more about the different volunteering opportunities at

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Take to the stage

Performers can take part in the festival by signing up for a slot on the Community Bandstand. Located in the heart of the festival village, the bandstand will play host to local musicians and performance artiststhroughout the week, from solo acts to choirs and ensembles. Email to find out more.

Singers and string players are warmly invited to take part in Nature Sings, the festival’s participation project for 2024 exploring the calendar year through music, which culminates in a festival showcase concert featuring a special all-abilities arrangement of Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons and a wide range of songs. Individuals, ensembles and choirs are all welcome! Contact for more information.

If you’d like to take to the stage in one of the festival’s flagship evening concerts, applications are open until 10 May for the Three Choirs Festival Voices. This is a wonderful opportunity to take part in the festival and perform with the Philharmonia Orchestra, and no audition is required. Visit for full details and rehearsal dates.

Singers aged 14-25 can also take part in the Festival Youth Choir, who will be performing in the evening concert on Friday 2 August. More information is available at

The Three Choirs Festival will be taking place in Worcester from 27 July to 3 August. Tickets go on sale from 29 April at or by calling 01452 769828.

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Dale Hodgetts