SUNDAY AFTERNOON RECITAL – YIYI SU & TZAN EN HSUAN

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Sunday Afternoon series, we are privileged to welcome Tzan En Hsuan (cello) and Yiyi Su (piano) from the Royal Northern College of Music. Come to one, come to both - admission is free of charge and unticketed. There will be a retiring collection after the recital, which will go to support the ongoing work of Shrewsbury Choral and Shrewsbury Abbey. Shrewsbury Abbey is right opposite Abbey Foregate car park, which is free on Sundays. Postcode: SY2 6BS

SATURDAYS AT NOON – MARTIN PAYNE (ORGAN)

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Saturdays at Noon 2023 series, we are delighted to welcome Martin Payne of Liverpool, who will give a recital on the restored 1911 William Hill organ of Shrewsbury Abbey. A retiring collection will be taken in aid of the Abbey Organ Fund. Parking right opposite the Abbey in Abbey Foregate car park.

SHOWCASE RECITAL – PIANO STUDENTS OF THE ROYAL NORTHERN COLLEGE OF MUSIC

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Sunday Afternoon series, we are privileged to welcome some very talented musicians from the RNCM before they become famous. They will give a joint recital following Choral Evensong at 3pm. Come to one, come to both - admission is free of charge and unticketed. There will be a retiring collection after the recital, which will go to support the ongoing work of Shrewsbury Choral and Shrewsbury Abbey. Shrewsbury Abbey is right opposite Abbey Foregate car park, which is free on Sundays. Postcode: SY2 6BS

SATURDAYS AT NOON – JOHN KEYS (ORGAN)

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Saturdays at Noon 2023 series, we are delighted to welcome John Keys, Nottingham City Organist, who will give a recital on the restored 1911 William Hill organ of Shrewsbury Abbey. A retiring collection will be taken in aid of the Abbey Organ Fund. Parking right opposite the Abbey in Abbey Foregate car park.

Shrewsbury Choral – Rossini Stabat Mater / Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto no.2

A performance by the ever-popular Shrewsbury Choral, who are joined at this performance by Yuxuan Zhao who will play Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto. Shrewsbury Abbey, Abbey Foregate, SY2 6BS Parking right opposite in Abbey Foregate car park (free after 6pm) www.shrewsburychoral.org.uk Tickets: Pengwern Books, Fish Street SY1 1UK - 01743 232236 / pengwernbooks@live.co.uk. Opening hours: Tues-Sat 10.30 to 4.00

JUDICIARY SERVICE

This special service will be hosted by the Bishop of Shrewsbury and the High Sheriff of Shropshire

SATURDAYS AT NOON – NIGEL PURSEY (ORGAN)

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Saturdays at Noon 2023 series, Shrewsbury Abbey Organist, Nigel Pursey, will give a recital on the restored 1911 William Hill organ. Nigel masterminded the restoration, which was carried out by GO Organ Builders of Herefordshire. A retiring collection will be taken in aid of the Abbey Organ Fund. Parking right opposite the Abbey in Abbey Foregate car park.

SATURDAYS AT NOON – GARY COLE (ORGAN)

Shrewsbury Abbey

International Organ Day As part of our Saturdays at Noon 2023 series, we are delighted to welcome Gary Cole of Wolverhampton, who will give a recital on the restored 1911 William Hill organ of Shrewsbury Abbey. A retiring collection will be taken in aid of the Abbey Organ Fund. Parking right opposite the Abbey in Abbey Foregate car park.

JAZZ IN THE CHURCH

Shrewsbury Abbey

We welcome the first in a series of spectacular Jazz in the Church evenings in the sublime setting of Shrewsbury Abbey. 7.30 start. Bring your own drinks. Tickets: manager@shrewsburyabbey.com or contact... www.JackCotterill.co.uk  

MAY FAIR

St Peter's Monkmoor

St Peter's Monkmoor Road, SY2 6BL

Concert by The Sheldon Singers of Devon

Shrewsbury Abbey

As something of a change for our Saturdays at Noon recital series, we are delighted to welcome The Sheldonian Singers of Devon to Shrewsbury Abbey, as part of their tour of Shropshire

SATURDAYS AT NOON – SHELDON SINGERS OF DEVON

Shrewsbury Abbey

As part of our Saturdays at Noon 2023 series, we are delighted to welcome the Sheldon Singers of Devon, who will give a concert as part of their tour of Shropshire. Please note this concert will begin at 4pm, to avoid any clash with the Coronation of King Charles III. A retiring collection will be taken in aid of the Abbey Organ Fund. Parking right opposite the Abbey in Abbey Foregate car park.