Events for the 98th Chipping Norton Music Festival included: Youth Jazz Band Challenge in association with Chipping Norton Rotary Club, Diablous in Musica at Chastleton House - historical music played on authentic instruments by specialist musicians in period costume. Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood in an early performance of their joint project celebrating the legendary 1961 collaboration between Ray Charles and Betty Carter. Exciting workshops for Year 5 children from local primary schools with Christina Willett "Sing your socks off!"
The Festival again hosted the George Hummer Prize for Creative Writing. The Festival Concert once again
featured some fantastic local talent, introduced by Peter Hunt and adjudicated by Allison Walker-Moorcroft.
Opposite: Award winners and some performers from the 2010 Festival Concert