Category Archives: Events from other organisations

Silent Film with improvised organ accompaniment

from Dr Peter Holmes, Senior Pastor, Yorkminster Park Baptist Church, Toronto “If I am doing a good job you shouldn’t even notice the organ after about 15 minutes,” said David Briggs as he introduced Cecil B. DeMille’s 1927 silent film, King Of Kings, which he was about to accompany with 112 minutes of brilliant improvisation on Yorkminster Park’s Casavant organ. (and… Read more »

‘Come and Sing’ with John Rutter at Worksop College

Do you enjoy singing? Come and explore glorious choral music with John Rutter, the UK’s best-loved composer and conductor! BOOKING DEADLINE: Thursday 25th May This event is suitable for singers from 11 years of age. The ability to read music is an advantage but is not strictly necessary. When booking, please choose the ticket that matches your voice type: soprano,… Read more »

Concerts at St Peter’s Nottingham

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COFFEE BREAK CONCERTS All concerts start at 11am and last for one hour Coffee & biscuits from 10.15am · Admission by donation Saturday 19th September Oscars Stämmor “The Voices of Oscar” – a choir from the Parish of Oscars in Stockholm – begin our Autumn series as part of their visit to Nottingham, in a programme of English and Swedish… Read more »

News from the Bingham Community Arts Committee

It was splendid seeing our largest ever audience at the Helix Ensemble last month, and they were as excited at their welcome in Bingham as we were to have them perform.  We very much hope to see them again next year. In contrast to that larger scale and exuberant sound, we turn to a more intimate and reflective event comprising… Read more »

Chorister Open Day: Newark Parish Church

Saturday 7th March 2015 Children on song at Newark Parish Church An evening service rounded off an afternoon of singing at Newark Parish Church on Saturday at an event aimed at attracting more potential choristers. Children in school years three to eight attended. They took part in rehearsals, ahead of a service, and were given an organ demonstration by Mr… Read more »

Come and Sing with John Rutter

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Queen Elizabeth’s Academy Mansfield, Saturday 9th November 2014 A report of a Mansfield Choral Society event November 8th dawned with grey skies and rain, but for those of us who were looking forward to a day with John Rutter, quite perfect! We set off early to arrive at the Queen’s Academy in time for registration at 10.00 am and our… Read more »