Cathedral

Organ Recital: Timothy Parsons

Event Date: 
31/08/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:45pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Organ Recital: Timothy Parsons Thursday 31st August at 19.00 Timothy Parsons (Exeter Cathedral) Programme to include Elgar’s Sonata in G and Duruflé’s Prélude, Adagio et Choral Varié sur le thème du “Veni Creator Spiritus” Ticket information Book your tickets now using our online box office or telephone (01392) 285983 Monday to Saturday. £8 adults, £5 students, FREE for children under 18. Drinks will be available to purchase before the recital begins. Book your tickets

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Organ Recital: Ed Jones

Event Date: 
10/08/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:45pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Organ Recital: Ed Jones Thursday 10th August at 19.00 Programme to include Peeters Suite Modale and Bach Prelude and Fugue in B minor BWV 544. Ticket information Book your tickets now using our online box office or telephone (01392) 285983 Monday to Saturday. £8 adults, £5 students, FREE for children under 18. Drinks will be available to purchase before the recital begins. Book your tickets

http://www.exeter-cathedral.org.uk/event/organ-recital/organ-recital-ed-jones.ashx

BSO: Exotic Spice

Event Date: 
04/05/2017 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

James Gaffigan

Alexandra Soumm

Once again, the BSO returns to Exeter Cathedral for an atmospheric season finale. Scheherazade consisted of “separate, unconnected episodes and pictures” as Rimsky-Korsakov himself put it, from The Arabian Nights: snapshots, in other words, of a world he never knew. It is a triumph of imagination over experience; a feast of sumptuous colours and brilliant instrumental effect by the man who literally wrote the book on orchestration. Much of this brilliance is achieved by continuously dotting the score with passages for solo instruments. The...

Exeter Christmas Market generates millions for the city

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Fri, 04/21/2017 - 9:35am

The results are in on an economic impact report recently commissioned by Market Place on the 2016 Exeter Christmas Market.

Once again the results clearly demonstrate the popularity and success of the market, designed and delivered by Market Place the UK’s leading specialist market operators.

With a footfall count of just under half a million (497,255) people, the Market has gone from strength to strength since its inception in 2012.

What began as an ambitious plan by Market Place has developed into one of the leading seasonal attractions in the city of Exeter that...

Quasi una Fantasia

Event Date: 
08/04/2017 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Evening Piano Recital - Stephen Beville

In this recital acclaimed pianist and composer Stephen Beville explores the 'free-fantasy' form for piano and its historical influence from the 18th and 19th centuries to the present day.

The programme includes such celebrated ('quasi una fantasia') compositions as Beethoven's 'Moonlight' and Liszt's 'Dante' sonatas, in addition to Beville's own newly composed work.

Mozart - Fantasy in C minor, K 475 Beville - Prelude, Etude & Fantasy (2012) Chopin - Polonaise Fantasy, Op 61 -interval- Beethoven - Sonata in C-sharp minor (...

Exeter Cathedral: Candlelit Concert

Event Date: 
04/03/2017 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

Beautiful choral music for Lent and Passiontide (including Allegri "Miserere mei") performed in the candlelit nave of Exeter Cathedral by the Cathedral Choir (conductor: Timothy Noon)

Tickets from 01392 285983 and www.exeter-cathedral.org.uk/boxoffice

Exeter to host science and faith project

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Tue, 02/14/2017 - 1:26pm

Exeter will host a series of talks and debates on science and faith next month, thanks to a grant from the Scientists in Congregations scheme. “On Common Ground” brings together contributors including Rt Rev Dame Sarah Mullally, Bishop of Crediton and a former Chief Nursing Officer for England, scientists from the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, the Chief Executive of the Met Office, Rob Varley. The work is being led by Canon Anna Norman-Walker (Exeter Cathedral) and Prof John Bryant (Emeritus Professor, University of Exeter). Commenting on the launch, Prof John Bryant said: “I have...

Triple Success for Exeter Cathedral School Siblings

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Sat, 02/04/2017 - 10:30am

A trio of siblings from Exeter Cathedral School has each been awarded a place in the prestigious National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain.

The Daniel-Greenhalgh siblings - Esme (y7), Theo (y6) and Sabina (y5) - have all won a place in various sections of the elite GB orchestra for children. Esme and Sabina are both violinists, and Theo plays the trombone, and the three of them also sing together as Choristers in Exeter Cathedral Choir. The trio have an older sister who was also a pupil at ECS and a cathedral chorister, and they say that they are delighted to have been given...

Verdi's Requiem

Event Date: 
18/03/2017 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Exeter Cathedral

The Exeter Philharmonic Choir, directed by Andrew Millington will be performing Verdi’s Requiem with The Exeter Philharmonic orchestra on Saturday March 18th at 7.30 p.m. in Exeter Cathedral. Soprano Cheryl Enever Mezzo-Soprano Madeleine Shaw
 Tenor Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks
 Bass Darren Jeffery Tickets: £22, £17, £12 (unreserved) online at: www.exephil.org.uk at the box office: Exeter Visitor Information and Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter 01392 665885

The second masterwork of our season brings the drama of Verdi’s Requiem to the cathedral. After Rossini’s death in 1868, Verdi suggested...

Record attendances at philharmonic carol concert

Exeter Philharmonic Choir's two annual carol concerts at the city's cathedral saw record attendances this year.

The choir, one of the oldest established choral groups in Britain, is celebrating its 170th season.

Members chose to donate the proceeds of their retiring collection to Exeter Community Initiatives, a charity which runs community projects for vulnerable people in the city. The collection raised over £2,850.

The choir's next concert at the cathedral will be a performance of Verdi's Requiem on March 18th.

Auditions for new members will take place...

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