North and East Yorkshire

Area officers

Chair: Craig Cartwright
Secretary: Stephen Maltby
Awards Administrator: Michael Ash
Regional Coordinator: Simon Russell

Contact us

Contact: Stephen Maltby
Phone: 01947 841000

RSCM singing awards

What's happening in your Area?

Choral Singing Weekend

Saturday 25th August 2018 (09:30) – Sunday 26th August 2018 (19:00)

Blackburn Cathedral

Cost: £10

Contact: Craig Cartwright
07508 805621

Join the Middlesbrough Cathedral Consort for a weekend of choral singing in the magnificent surroundings of Blackburn Cathedral.  Costs (which include accommodation and music) and exact timings will be made known to participants.

Area Festival – Workshop 2018

Thursday 4th October 2018 (19:30 – 21:00)

St Hilda’s, West Cliff, Whitby

Cost: Books cost £6.00

Contact: Craig Cartwright
07508 805621

Join us for a rehearsal led by Daniel Cook (Organist and Master of the Choristers, Durham Cathedral) as he leads us through the music for the 2018 North East England Festival Service. 

Area Festival – Grant us peace, O God

Saturday 13th October 2018 (13:30)

Durham Cathedral

Cost: No charge but festival book will be needed at a cost of £6.00.

Contact: Christine Alder
0191 529 3215

In this service we will focus on the word ‘Peace’. We will thank God for the peace of 100 years ago, we will continue to pray and strive for a lasting peace in our world, as well as praying for the ‘peace that passeth all understanding’.

A Festival Book will be produced and launched in June 2018.

13:30 arrive, 14:15 rehearsal, 17:15 service.

Festal Evensong in memory and celebration of the life and ministry of Gordon Appleton

Saturday 27th April 2019 (14:15)

Ripon Cathedral, Ripon

Cost: £5

Contact: Andrew Robinson
07739 341213

You are invited to sing at a Festal Evensong to celebrate the life and ministry of Gordon Appleton at Ripon Cathedral.

Music – Rose Responses, Sumsion Evening Service in G (SATB) and Bainton And I saw a heaven (music not provided).

Choirs (robed and unrobed), individual singers, present and former members of Northern Cathedral Singers are all welcome. BOOKING ESSENTIAL as places are limited.

14:15 arrive, 14:30 rehearsal, 17:30 service

Come and Sing Choral Evensong

Sunday 12th May 2019 (16:00)

St Mary, Richmond, North Yorkshire

Cost: Free - suggested donation £3

Contact: Dr Craig Cartwright
07508 805621

Sunday afternoon is the perfect time to visit Richmond and explore the beauty and variety this historic market town and gateway to the Dales has to offer – end your day out by singing Choral Evensong in the grand surroundings of Richmond Parish Church. (Music will be provided on the day.)