Area officers

Chair: Andrew Robinson
Secretary: David Harris
Awards Administrator: Joan Johnson
Regional Coordinator: Simon Russell

Contact us

Contact: David Harris
Phone: 0191 374 1659
Email: dharris108@live.co.uk

RSCM singing awards

What's happening in your Area?

2017 Area Festival Rehearsal

Thursday 14th September 2017 (19:30 – 21:00)

St Michael & All Angels, Houghton le Spring

Cost: Free event but purchase of Festival Book @ £5.50

Contact: Andrew Robinson
07739 341213

The 2017 Festival is celebrating the 500th Anniversary of Bernard Gilpin (The Apostle of the North) and is entitled Faith, Generosity and Service. The Area rehearsal will take place in the church were Gilpin is buried.

The Promise of Glory – Exploring Music from Advent to Candlemas

Wednesday 4th October 2017 (19:30 – 21:00)

Lanchester Parish Church, Durham Road, Lanchester, County Durham

Cost: £4 suggested donation

Contact: Andrew Robinson
07739 341213

Promise of Glory event exploring a range of music and resources for use between Advent and Candlemas including hymns, music for prayer, canticles, carols and anthems.

Area Festival – Faith, Generosity and Service

Saturday 14th October 2017 (13:30)

Durham Cathedral

Cost: £5.50 for festival book

Contact: Andrew Robinson
07739 341213

A celebration of the life of Bernard Gilpin, known as the ‘Apostle of the North’.

Through music, word and scripture we explore the life of Bernard Gilpin (1517 – 1583), often known as ‘Apostle of the North’. This specially devised service includes music from his lifetime up to the present day. A festival book is available from Andrew Robinson.

13:30 arrive, 14:00 rehearsal, 16:00 tea (not provided); 17:15 service.

Choral Evensong in Durham Cathedral

Saturday 19th May 2018

Durham Cathedral

Cost: No charge but a collection may be taken

Our latest exciting, occasional, cross-border foray takes us to sing choral evensong for the first time in the beautiful and historic Durham Cathedral. Visit our website for further details.

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