SATURDAYS AT NOON – BAROQUE TRIO

Shrewsbury Abbey

A recital of music by: Harvey Stansfield, Chamber Organ Charlotte Constantine, Recorder Mary Walton, Baroque Cello   Free entry. Retiring collection in aid of the Abbey organ fund.

EVENSONG SUNG BY THE PREBENDAL SINGERS

Shrewsbury Abbey

The Prebendal Singers was formed in 1982, initially as an SATB choir but within a year became established as an ATB choir, with the majority of singers having previously sung with the Midland Cathedral Singers. Initially the alto line was restricted to male altos only, but the choir amended its policy and added female altos to its ranks in the mid 1980’s. The choir sing services across the country, filling the gap when a cathedral’s choir is absent. During its history, The Prebendal Singers have sung services in over three-quarters of England’s cathedrals. Recent venues have included Hereford, Winchester, Chester and St. Paul's and in 2024, two of the choir’s engagements will be singing the services for weekends in Durham Cathedral and Westminster Abbey. The repertoire ranges from the 12th century until the present day, with several compositions being dedicated to the choir and/or its members. The choir has also undertaken tours of the North of England, Normandy and Belgium, with a further visit planned to the latter in the summer of 2025. One of the particular strengths of The Prebendal Singers is in the singing of psalms, which is frequently commented favourably upon by clergy and staff at venues,…

TALENT NIGHT

Shrewsbury Abbey

NEW ENTRIES WELCOME! EMAIL: events@shrewsburyabbey.com

LONDON CONCERTANTE – THE FOUR SEASONS

Shrewsbury Abbey

London Concertante were a huge hit with their Night at the Opera earlier this year. Tonight they return with Vivaldi's Four Seasons - surely not to be missed!

POLYPHONICA RECORDER TRIO WITH OWEN WATKINS

Shrewsbury Abbey

A beautiful mediaeval sound but with the odd modern twist. A delightful way to complete your weekend. Refreshments at 4pm after Evensong. Concert starts 4.30-ish. Watch this space - more information soon! Estampie La Mento  

ABBEY FLOWER FESTIVAL (18/19/20 Oct))

Shrewsbury Abbey

Watch this space for details of a flower demonstration by a top professional, evening of Saturday 19th.