Cumbria

Area officers

Chair: Colin Marston
Secretary: Joan Gordon
Awards Administrator: Charles Ritchie
Regional Coordinator: Simon Russell

Contact us

Contact: Joan Gordon
Phone: 01768 352980
Email: rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com


RSCM singing awards

What's happening in your Area?

Awards Training

Saturday 10th February 2018 (10:00 – 12:00)

St Andrew, Penrith

Cost: No charge

Contact: Charles Ritchie
charlesr@postmaster.co.uk
01768 862870

Are you thinking about entering for an RSCM Award this year? Are you just interested in finding out what is involved? If so, this short session will be just what you need. Practical advice about all aspects of your exam will be offered by an RSCM Examiner.

The Way of the Cross

Sunday 18th March 2018 (15:00)

St Andrew, Penrith

Cost: No charge. A retiring collection will be taken. Fee for any hired music copies will be required.

Contact: Joan Gordon
rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com
01768 352980

Music and meditations for Passiontide. This service will provide an excellent start to Passiontide moving into Holy Week.

Closing date for bookings – 5 March.

Awards Examinations

Saturday 19th May 2018 (10:00)

TBC

Cost:

Contact: Charles Ritchie
charlesr@postmaster.co.uk
01768 862870

Annual Examinations for Bronze and Silver Awards

Come and Sing Choral Evensong

Saturday 26th May 2018 (13:30 – 18:00)

St Bees Priory

Cost: £7 adult, £2 juniors (non-RSCM £8 adult, £2 juniors)

Contact: Joan Gordon
rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com
01768 352980

Come and Sing Choral Evensong – The First Evensong for Trinity Sunday in the awesome setting of St Bees Priory with its magnificent Father Willis organ.

Book before 14 May.

Come and Sing with John Rutter

Saturday 15th September 2018 (10:00 – 17:00)

St Andrew, Penrith

Cost: £20 adults, £10 students

Contact: Joan Gordon
rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com
01768 352980

RSCM Cumbria welcome John Rutter back to the Area following his hugely successful visit in 2012.

John will introduce us to a selection of music by a variety of composers including some of his own.

Book as early as possible as places are limited. Closing date 28 July. 

Rehearsal for Annual Festival Service

Friday 28th September 2018 (19:00 – 21:00)

St Andrew, Penrith

Cost: No charge

Contact: Joan Gordon
rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com
01768 352980

A non-compulsory but very useful opportunity to rehearse the music required for the Annual Festival Service to be held in Carlisle Cathedral on 13 October. 

Annual Festival and Presentation of Awards

Saturday 13th October 2018 (13:30 – 18:30)

Carlisle Cathedral

Cost: £10 adult, £5 junior (non-RSCM £12.50 adult, £7.50 junior)

Contact: Joan Gordon
rscmcumbriasecretary@hotmail.com
01768 352980

Our Annual Festival Service will be based on the 2018 book King of Glory, King of Peace. Award winners will be presented with their certificates during this service.

Book before 30 June and get your music free of charge.

Final booking date is 1 October.

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