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Music, Sat 16 Sep 2017

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Canterbury Cathedral, © Cathedral Enterprises

Canterbury Cathedral, © Cathedral Enterprises

Contact

Canterbury Cathedral Friends

01227 865292

Address

The Precincts,
Canterbury,
CT1 2EH

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 15 May - Sun 15 Oct Drawn to Light: The Hidden Cathedral
Sat 8 Jul Girls' Choir Summer Concert
Fri 21 Jul From Baroque To Broadway
Sat 22 Jul Organ Recital
Wed 26 Jul ICCF Concert
Sat 16 Sep The Big Friendly Sing

Details

Come and join 'Messiah-in-a-day' under the musical directorship of Cathedral Organist and Master of the Choristers Dr David Flood.

An exciting opportunity for all who enjoy singing to join The Big Friendly Sing. Come and spend the day rehearsing Handel's Messiah and then join professional soloists to give a performance in the Cathedral Nave in the evening. Just 200 choir spaces available – email friends@canterbury-cathedral.org or telephone 01227 865292.

Tickets to attend the performance are £10 with funds going to support The Friends of Canterbury Cathedral in their 90th anniversary year.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesItalian signs/guidesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberSpanish signs/guidesWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 16 Sep 2017 10:00 to 20:00
Rehearsal in the Chapter House. Performance in the Nave.

Prices

Booking required.

Directions

See location of Canterbury Cathedral on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TR 150578  Lat: 51.27959 Long: 1.08189

Canterbury Cathedral is located in the centre of Canterbury, within walking distance of both Canterbury East and West stations. Canterbury is only 30 minutes drive from Dover (continental ferries) and Folkestone (Eurotunnel), making it an ideal stop-over en route to London. Fast speed trains bring passengers from Canterbury to London within 56 minutes.

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Spanish signs/guidesSpanish signs/guides
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality