Welcome to St Magnus International Festival

St Magnus International Festival is Orkney's midsummer celebration of the arts. Founded in 1977 by a group including the late Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, the Festival has grown from small beginnings into one of Britain's most highly regarded and adventurous arts events. More about the Festival...

Alasdair Nicolson's new work premiered by Academy of St Martin in the Fields

A new piano concerto by our Artistic Director will received its premiere on Tue 14 March from the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields led by Inon Full Story...

St Magnus Composers’ Competition

In addition to our Composers' Course we are offering an opportunity for Composers to have their work performed at the 2017 Festival. 2017 will Full Story...

St Magnus International Festival, 60 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DN

T: +44 (0)1856 871445

E: info@stmagnusfestival.com

St Magnus Festival is a charity registered in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC011666. Company Number SC073825.

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