Forthcoming Concerts

Wednesday 17th October 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Simon Gregory

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Wednesday 24th October 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Chris Beechey

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Wednesday 31st October 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Simon Clarkson

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Saturday 10th November 2018

Remembrance

In words and music

Sherborne Chamber Choir
Conductor Paul Ellis
Readings by Canon Eric Woods
Organist Simon Clarkson
With the choristers of Sherborne Abbey Choir

An evening of words and music marking the centenary of the end of the First World War.

Music includes:
Bednall The Soldier
Dams If I take the wings of the morning
Dove They will rise (commissioned for the centenary service of the RAF)
Fauré Requiem (movements)
Ireland Greater love
Mealor Wherever you are
Parry Songs of Farewell (movements)
Tavener Antiphons

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At 7.30pm
Tickets will be on sale at Sherborne Tourist Information Centre from 20 September, priced £10, under 18s free of charge. Proceeds will be in aid of the British Legion Poppy Appeal.

Saturday 1st December 2018

I sing of a Maiden

Sherborne Chamber Choir
Conductor Paul Ellis
Organist Simon Clarkson

Inspirational music to celebrate the start of Advent, with some of the greatest choral settings dedicated to the Virgin Mary from across the ages. Including music by Bairstow, Byrd, David Fawcett, Howells, Arvo Pärt, Palestrina, Rachmaninov, Stanford and Vaughan Williams.

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At 7.30pm

Tickets will be on sale at Sherborne Tourist Information Centre, Digby Road, Sherborne, 01935 815341