Music forms a major part of the River Carnival with some fantastic musicians and performers ranging from buskers and DJs and the best of Hereford’s thriving indie music scene mixed with some superb choirs and the pandemonium that is Bandemoinum, Hereford’s community band.

On Friday night a group of Hereford’s finest instrumentalists performed as part of the Mappa Mundi: Out of the Museum, Into the Streets performance.

Nozstock Stage, Castle Green

Bringing its own brand of family-orientated festivity and some of its best-loved acts to Castle Green, Carnival 2017 was boosted as the award-winning team behind the boutique family festival, Nozstock: The Hidden Valley joined in the celebrations.  Check our Nozstock page here.

The Music Pool Stage, Bishops Meadow

The Music Pool is passionately dedicated to providing chances for people of all ages and abilities to make all sorts of music together.  2017’s impressive line up demonstrated the sheer power of music to brighten people’s lives.

11.00 – 11.30        Got2Sing

11.35 – 12.10        Slippery Slope

12.10 – 12.35        Hereford Fire Choir

13.35 – 12.45        Manu Hasan, piano

12.45 – 1.10           Garrick Singers

1.10 – 1.40             Hereford Soul Choir

2.45 – 3.30             Bandemonium

3.30 – 4.15             Choral Diversity

4.15 – 6.30             Live Wire Bands including Suns of Pluto