Walled City Music Trust

Walled City Music Festival 2011

The Walled City Music Festival is a classical music festival taking place in the distinct and historical city of Derry, Northern Ireland, August 1-8, 2011. Evening concerts given by world renowned International Musicians, free daily masterclasses and workshops.

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It ran from 12:00 PM, 1 January 2011 to 12:00 PM, 1 December 2011




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  • World-renowned classical musicians in the ancient and historic City of Derry-Londonderry, UK City of Culture 2013

    — Moto


To create opportunities for the youth in Northern Ireland from all sides to have access to the highest calibre of classical musicians, as a source of inspiration and motivation to reach their full potential as young musicians. There is currently no major international representation of Classical Music in Derry, the winner of the 2013 City of Culture.


To inspire future generations of classical musicians in Northern Ireland, to support musical talent and its development in the city of Derry. The Festival will give the youth free access to the world's finest musicians, through participation in workshops and masterclasses, and attendance at high profile evening concerts. Direct access to the performances, advice and teaching from these musicians will have a lasting impact on inspiring talent to strive and realize the highest international level.