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Welcome to the website of the Nottingham Chamber Music Festival, a young festival celebrating classical music and arts in the East Midlands. Nottingham becomes a place of discovery for the world’s most exciting chamber music, bringing together outstanding musicians and artists of local and international acclaim.

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Nottingham Stories

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Nottingham Contemporary


Nottingham Contemporary is an art gallery in the Lace Market and features exhibitions on contemporary art and culture. Built in 2009, the building features a 19th-century lace pattern by Richard Birkin embedded in the concrete facade, which was found in a time capsule on the building’s site. At the time of filming Nottingham Stories, the gallery featured an exhibition on British artist Denzil Forrester, whose vivid paintings – “a way of seeing sound” – depict dance halls and the vibrant dub-reggae music scene in 1980s Britain.

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