Saturday 25 November 2017 - 7.30pm
In the beautiful setting of St Cross Church the Ashton Singers, with period instruments led by Julia Bishop, present French and German Baroque music for Advent and Christmas, including Charpentier’s oratorio In nativitatem Domini canticum H. 416, with motets by J.M.Bach, Buxtehude, Praetorius, Scheidt and Schein. A wine and juice bar will be available during the interval.
Julia Bishop, Sarah Bealby-Wright: violins
Clare Barwick: viola
Hilary Brook: bass violin
Sophie Middleditch, Will Summers: recorders, flutes
Andrew Kerr, violone
Nigel Gardner, chamber organ
Julian Macey: conductor
Tickets £15 + 75p booking fee (£1 if booking by telephone) Available from The Box Office on 01962 857275, Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm, Saturday 11am - 3pm, Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays.
TheWaynflete Singers perform Bach'sglorious Christmas Oratorio, his great sequence of seasonal cantatas, completewith jubilant choruses, festive trumpets and heart-stirring arias. This will beperformed baroque-style with acclaimed period-instrument ensemble Florilegium, togetherwith an outstanding line up of soloists, under the compelling direction of the Cathedral’s Director of Music, Andrew Lumsden.
RowanPierce, Soprano, 1st prize winner in the prestigious 2017 Grange Festival International Singing Competition.
David Allsopp, Alto
Benjamin Hulett, Tenor
Neal Davies, Bass
Andrew Lumsden, Conductor
Ticket prices: £39.50, £32.50, £24.50, £19.50 (2 for 1 offerapplies) and £12.50 75p booking fee per ticket (£1 if booking by telephone). Booking fees are capped at £5.
Available from The Cathedral Box Office 01962 857275
Tickets on public sale from Monday 9th October
‘All Bells in Paradise’
Sunday 10th December 2017 - 6.30pm
Winchester College Chapel, Porters Lodge Entrance
A feast of seasonal music across five centuries including work by Archer, Handel, Lumsden, Rose and Rutter.
Performed by the highly regarded Winchester Consort, in support of Brendoncare.
Conducted by Barry Rose OBE
Tickets £12.50 + 75p per ticket booking fee (£1 if booking by telephone)
Available from The Box Office on 01962 857275
Friday 15th December 2017, Cathedral Nave, 7pm
An evening of musical entertainment featuring the Cathedral choirs, introduced by BBC South Today's Sally Taylor.
Tickets: £40, £32.50, £27.50, £20, £15 plus 75p per ticket booking fee capped at £5 per transaction (£1 if booked by telephone).
Wheelchair users and carers: please call the box office to book tickets - 01962 857275.
Please note: The £15 tickets are located in the north nave aisle and have a restricted/no view of the performance area.
Tickets On Sale 10am Monday 30 October 2017
Saturday 16 December 2017 - 7.30pm
St Cross Church, Winchester
Southern Voices - O Magnum Mysterium
A Christmas Concert
(conducted by Mark Williams)
Tickets £16, Concessions £14, Children 17 and under £5 + 75p per ticket booking fee (£1 if booking by telephone) Capped at £5 per transaction
Available from The Box Office on 01962 857275, Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm, Saturday 11am - 3pm, Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays.
Tour and Tea: Modern Art. 10am
14 March, 12 May, 9 June, 14 July, 11 August, 10 November 2018
Modern art has been commissioned for the Cathedral since the Middle Ages and can be seen throughout this great building. Join one of our guides to discover the Cathedral's works of art and how they came to be here. After the tour enjoy a coffee or hot drink with a homemade cake in the Refectory and discuss and ask questions about what you have seen and experienced in the Cathedral.
Tickets: £12.50 (plus 75p per ticket booking fee, capped at £5) Includes tea or coffee and cake to be taken in the Cathedral Refectory after the tour, available online or by phone on 01962 857 275. Tour last approx 1 hour. Tours must be booked in advance and have limited spaces available.
Tour & Tea: This Royal House of Saxon Kings and Saints.
28th April, 30th June, 25th August, 29th September 2018
Tour at 10 am followed by Coffee/Tea & Cake at 11.15 am in the Cathedral Refectory.
The Anglo Saxon Minster and its role in the birth of the English nation, the personalities who inhabited it and the traces which are still visible today. Part of this tour is outside on slightly uneven ground, suitable clothing and footwear should be worn.
Tickets: £12.50 (plus 75p per ticket booking fee, capped at £5). Includes tea or coffee and cake taken in the Cathedral Refectory after the tour, available online or by phone on 01962 857 275. Tour lasts approx. 1 hour, please check in at the Cathedral entrance desk on arrival to be introduced to your guide..