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English and Irish Treasures

Durham Alumni Recital at Van Mildert College

Thursday 31st May 2018 at 6.00pm

Matthew Morgan, tenor
Emily Penn, oboe
Michael Hickman, piano

English and Irish Treasures

With music by Benjamin Britten, Arnold Bax, Ralph Vaughan Williams, George Butterworth, Ernest John Moeran and Hamilton Harty.

VENUE: Van Mildert College, Durham University

TICKETS: SCR members and guests £12 (including dinner following the recital at 7.30pm). Van Mildert students free of charge.

To book for dinner email: (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address)

Abraham and Isaac

Purcell to Britten, Celebration of English Song

Sunday 17th June 2018 at 5.00pm

With Durham Cathedral Choral Scholars Phil Durrant and Lewis Cullen

Abraham and Isaac

VENUE: Durham Cathedral with a reception afterwards in the Chapter House.

TICKETS: £15 available by email (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address) or on the door. Children of school age free when accompanied by an adult. Students £5.

An Evening with the Choral Scholars of Durham Cathedral

Baroque to Barbershop - Music for a Summer’s Evening!

Sunday 15th July 2018 at 5.00pm

An Evening with the Choral Scholars of Durham Cathedral

VENUE: Durham Cathedral with a reception afterwards in the Chapter House.

TICKETS: £15 to include refreshments after the concert. Available by email (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address) or on the door. Children of school age free when accompanied by an adult. Students £5.

Durham Cathedral Service Schedule

Durham Cathedral Service Schedule

The sung service of Evensong takes place six or seven times a week. On Sunday mornings there is sung Matins followed by a full sung Eucharist. This continues throughout the choir year which loosely mirrors the pattern of the academic year.

Service Schedules available on Durham Cathedral website.

Sing Alleluia! DCCA Annual Concert & AGM

Sunday 13th May 2018 at 4.30pm

Sing Alleluia! DCCA Annual Concert & AGM

Tea and coffee will be served in Priors' Hall from 4.30pm.

The AGM will begin at 4.45pm and will be followed by the Members' Concert in the Quire at 5.30pm.

VENUE: Prior's Hall followed by concert in the Quire

Bach - St John Passion

Sunday 25th March 2018 at 7.00pm

Durham Cathedral Choir
The Avison Ensemble
Conducted by Daniel Cook, Master of the Choristers and Organist of Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral Choir joins forces with the Avison Ensemble to perform Bach's stunning St John Passion on the evening of Palm Sunday. This unmissable concert will be conducted by Daniel Cook with internationally renowned violinist Pablo Beznosiuk leading the orchestra. Vocal soloists will be from within Durham Cathedral Choir including some of the Cathedral Choristers.

FULL DETAILS: including ticket purchase, can be obtained by going to Durham Cathedral website.

Awake Sweet Love

Lute songs for a Spring Evening by John Dowland

Saturday 17th March 2018 at 7.00pm

Charles MacDougall, tenor
Robin Thodey, lute

Awake Sweet Love

VENUE: North Transept, Durham Cathedral

TICKETS: £15 (including refreshments). Available to reserve by email (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address), to purchase on the door or by sending SAE to DCCA, The Chorister School, The College, Durham DH1 3EL.

Desert Island Discs

With Daniel Cook

Friday 13th October 2017 at 7.00pm

Desert Island Discs

We welcome Daniel Cook as the new Master of Choristers and Organist at Durham Cathedral, following the retirement of James Lancelot. Daniel comes to us from Westminster Abbey, where he was Sub-Organist and Assistant Director of Music. No stranger to the North-East, Daniel was brought up in Hartlepool, was a pupil of Keith Wright, and was for a time a member of Durham Cathedral Consort of Singers.

VENUE: Prior's Hall

TICKETS: £10 including drinks and canapés.

An Evening with the Choral Scholars of Durham Cathedral

Baroque to Barbershop - Music for a Summer’s Evening!

Saturday 24th June 2017 at 7.30pm

An Evening with the Choral Scholars of Durham Cathedral

VENUE: North Transept, Durham Cathedral

TICKETS: £15 / £5 (students) including refreshments after the concert available from (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address) or on the door. Children of school age free when accompanied by an adult.

DCCA AGM & Members' Concert

Sunday 14th May 2017 at 4.45pm

DCCA AGM & Members' Concert

Tea and coffee will be served in Prior's Hall from 4.30pm.

The AGM will begin at 4.45pm and will be followed by the Members' Concert in the Quire at 5.30pm.

VENUE: Prior's Hall, followed by concert in the Quire

Desert Island Discs

with the Very Reverend Andrew Tremlett

Friday 17th February 2017 at 7.00pm

Desert Island Discs

The Dean of Durham the Very Reverend Andrew Tremlett is interviewed by Baroness Maeve Sherlock.

VENUE: Prior's Hall

TICKETS: £10 to include refreshments and canapés, available by email (Please enable JavaScript to view this email address) or SAE to DCCA, The Chorister School, The College, Durham DH1 3EL.

DCCA - Lute concert, Chapel of the Holy Cross
DCCA - Lute concert, Chapel of the Holy Cross