UB40 Plus Special Guests live at Sounds of the Summer

Event Date: 
16/07/2017 - 4:00pm
Newton Abbot Racecourse

We’re delighted to announce that on Sunday 16 July 2017, we will be bringing you our new concert for this year – Sounds of the Summer – headlined by UK reggae royalty, UB40, plus some very special guests to be announced soon.

Enjoy a jam-packed evening filled with hit-after-hit of live music here in the glorious South Devon countryside.

See Duncan Campbell, Robin Campbell, Norman Hassan, Brian Travers, Earl Falconer and James Brown perform some of their greatest hits live on the night. Find out all you need to know about the band at their website -

First concert for new band from Wren Music

Authored by Mary Youlden
Posted: Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:36pm

This June an Exeter venue sees a first full concert by a new group from Okehampton based Wren Music. MenSing is a 20 strong choir of all male voices who have been singing together for just over a year and have already caused a stir with their first few performances.

On Friday 16th June in Cygnet Theatre, Friar’s Gate, Exeter, MenSing will present a full concert of English folk songs, new songs and songs which have caught their imagination. This special concert for Father’s Day is part of the DoubleBill series of folk events at the Cygnet and balances the popular Herstory women’s...

FREE Crediton Town Band Concert

Event Date: 
06/07/2017 - 7:00pm
Crediton Parish Church

Why not stay behind after the Crediton Parish Church Flower Festival on Wednesday 7th June and enjoy the sounds of the Crediton Town Band all for FREE.

The Concert, Parking and admission to the Flower Festival are all FREE.

There are snacks, meals and refreshments throughout the day in the Boniface Centre, where there is also an exhibition and sale of work by the Newton St Cyres art group.

There is a bus stop by the church and Crediton Railway Station is close by.

Informal Concert: Vauxhall Male Voice Choir

Event Date: 
14/10/2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 14th October 2017 at 13.00

This accomplished Luton-based choir will sing a broad cross-section of items including Welsh hymn tunes, songs from the shows, light operatic choruses, spirituals, and traditional male voice choir standards.

The choir is based in Luton, home of the famous Vauxhall Motors. It was born in 1943, during the dark World War II years. Since those early days the choir has grown and matured. It has done all things expected of male voice choirs — and more! Competitions, appearances with military bands, TV appearances and travel; all these facets...

Concert: Bernstein, Panufnik and Finzi

Event Date: 
01/07/2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 1st July 2017 at 19.00

Leonard Bernstein Chichester Psalms Roxanna Panufnik Westminster Mass Gerald Finzi Lo the full, final sacrifice

Exeter Cathedral Choir Timothy Noon conductor

Ticket information

Book your tickets online or telephone 01392 285983

Lunchtime Concert: St Peter's Singers

Event Date: 
17/06/2017 - 1:15pm to 3:15pm
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 17th June 2017 at 13.15

The St Peter's Singers of Exeter Cathedral, directed by Timothy Parsons, give an informal performance.

Entry to the concert is included in the Cathedral admission charge.

About the St Peter's Singers

The St Peter's Singers of Exeter Cathedral is the adult cathedral chamber choir that sings on many occasions to augment the work of the cathedral choirs of girls, boys and professional Lay Vicars and Choral Scholars. Worship is offered every day at the Cathedral, and this is always sung during academic term times, and at many...

Discover the Exeter Book

Event Date: 
07/06/2017 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Exeter Cathedral

Wednesday 7th June, 13.00-15.30

"The Father's Instruction"

Discover the oldest book of English literature in existence. Written in about 970AD, the Exeter Book is the oldest of only four surviving books of Anglo-Saxon literature anywhere in the world. Much admired for its beautiful writing and the quality of its verse, this unique book of poetry has been at Exeter Cathedral since Leofric, the first Bishop of Exeter, gave it to his church in around 1072.

Join us in the Cathedral Library & Archives to find out more about this very special book: how it was made,...

Informal Concert: Worcester MVC

Event Date: 
03/06/2017 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Exeter Cathedral

Saturday 3rd June 2017 at 13.00

Entry to this informal performance is included in the Cathedral admission charge.

About Worcester Male Voice Choir

Worcester Male Voice Choir was formed in 1987 from choristers who had been singing in the Worcester City Police Choir. Membership has gradually grown to over 70 members and regular recruitment exercises have ensured that the Choir has a bright future. The Choir has a repertoire of over 200 pieces with arrangements in English, Welsh and at least 5 other languages.

In the tradition of male voice choirs Worcester...

Mirrors and Meditations

Event Date: 
26/05/2017 - 7:30pm
Church of the Sacred Heart, 25 South Street, Exeter

Internationally acclaimed pianist and composer Stephen Beville and concert violinist Jonathan Storer present a meditative programme of violin and piano music - featuring Arvo Part's Fratres, Spiegel im Spiegel, Beville's Monodrama (world premiere) and Beethoven's Kreutzer Sonata, Op 47.

Chopin - Two Nocturnes, Op 27 Chopin - Ballad No.3 in A-flat, Op 36 Beville - Monodrama (2011) Arvo Part - Fratres (1977/80) Arvo Part - Spiegel im Spiegel (1978)


Beethoven - Violin Sonata in A, Op 47 'Kreutzer'.

(Refreshments available in interval)

19:30 pm...

Organ Recital: Ed Jones

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