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Music, Fri 3 Nov 2017


A Cathedral Celebration

A Cathedral Celebration


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The Precincts,


Sir Charles Villiers Stanford A Cathedral Celebration.

Host The Dean of Canterbury

Cathedral Choir Director David Flood
Jubilate Brass
David Newsholme Organ

The Dean of Canterbury, the Very Rev’d Robert Willis has long been an admirer of the works of the Irish composer Stanford (1852-1924).

In a special concert to mark the visit to Canterbury by the Stanford Society, the Dean introduces a selection of his favourite pieces including the Te Deum Laudamus in B flat. The performance will take place in the glorious Quire of the Cathedral with music by the Cathedral Choir together with the sonority and colour of Jubilate Brass.

Sponsored by The Sir John Swire 1989 Charitable Trust

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
Fri 3 Nov 2017 20:00
Approx. duration: 2 hours.


Tickets: £21.25 | £15.25

All ticket prices include a Marlowe per-ticket booking fee of £1.25.


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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


  • 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