Part of our Saturday at Noon recitals series. An organ recital by Michael Overbury from Newark.
Shrewsbury Abbey Choir directed by Peter Smith Nigel Pursey on the restored Hill Organ Carolyn Landau - Oboe Programme to include John Rutter’s Requiem and works by Alain, Duruflé and Dvorak Tickets £10 in advance or £15 on the night Available from Shrewsbury Abbey or Eventbrite Bar available All proceeds to Christian Aid Free parking after 6.00pm in Abbey Foregate car park, SY2 6BS
We are excited to announce a new series of recitals taking place at Shrewsbury Abbey on Sunday afternoons after Evensong for one hour. The first of these will be given by internationally renowned pianist Graham Scott at 5:30pm on Sunday 16th October with a programme of music by Chopin. Hailed by the Gramophone magazine as ‘an exceptional talent,’ Graham has performed extensively throughout the world notably in London (Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall and Barbican Centre), New York, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Beijing, Paris and Tokyo. PROGRAMME FOR SHREWSBURY ABBEY: Polonaise Fantasy in A flat major Op.61 Nocturne in E flat major Op.55 No.2 Barcarolle in F sharp major Op.60 Three Mazurkas Op.59 No.1 in A minor No.2 in A flat major No.3 in F sharp minor Ballade No.4 in F minor Op.52
Part of our Saturday at Noon recitals series. An organ recital by Royal Birmingham Conservatoire students. Shrewsbury Abbey, Abbey Foregate, SY2 6BS Parking right opposite in Abbey Foregate car park.
A service is being held at The Abbey to remember bereaved families. If you would like to attend, just come along. If you would like to have your loved one's name read out and to light a candle, please contact the office on 01743 232723 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
A meditation on loss and love in memoir and poetry, including poems of Wilfred Owen. Presented by two award-winning poets, against a backdrop of poppies.
Part of our Saturday at Noon recitals series. An organ recital by John Wright from Cheltenham.
A performance by the ever-popular Shrewsbury Choral. http://www.shrewsburychoral.org.uk Shrewsbury Abbey, Abbey Foregate, SY2 6BS Parking right opposite in Abbey Foregate car park (free after 6pm)
Abbeyfest looks to combine the electric atmosphere of a festival with the comforts of Christmas, all under Shrewsbury Abbey’s iconic roof, and it’s shaping up to be a real festive treat! We’ll be offering a specially selected array of beers and gins from independent brewers and distillers both local and further afield, a selection of food stalls, live music and a few other treats along the way. Abbeyfest is the perfect start to the festive season and is guaranteed to get even the most ardent of Scrooges into the Christmas spirit… with a little help from some delicious Christmas spirits! The event will be over 18s only and a standard entry option and VIP are available. Shrewsbury Abbey, Abbey Foregate, SY2 6BS Parking right opposite in Abbey Foregate car park (free after 6pm)
Part of our Saturday at Noon recitals series. An organ recital by John Hosking from Holy Trinity Southport.
With Rev'd Deborah Walton, The Children's Society Ambassador