This is a special event featuring words and semi-improvised music with leading poet, author and raconteur Chris Tutton and harpist, Anne Denholm, joint Principal Harp with the BBC Concert Orchestra and who served as Official Harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales from 2015-2019.
This magical and mesmerising event will take place in the beautiful and historic Lenthall Chapel in the grounds of The Priory, Burford. Admission is by ticket only - tickets are £5 available from
Chris Tutton is the critically acclaimed and award-winning author of seven collections of poetry. Coined by Ned Sherrin as “the master of the short poem” his work has also been described as “absolutely beautiful” by Alexander Waugh, with Iain Anderson of BBC Scotland noting that it was “philosophy in poetry form” and the Sunday Times commenting on its “dramatic passion and dignity”
‘The Failing of Angels’ his extraordinary debut novel was published in 2020.
“I have never read such beautiful writing. I was stunned” Robert Pisani
Anne Denholm is one of the leading British harpists of her generation. She is joint Principal Harp with the BBC Concert Orchestra and served as Official Harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales from 2015-2019. She is a founding member of the award-winning contemporary experimental quartet, ‘The Hermes Experiment’ and is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music. She is earning a strong reputation for her interpretations and powerful engaging performances across a variety of musical fields.
SUPPORTED BY ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND