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Warwick's West Gallery Quire

Where to see us this year

 

If you would like to hear more of the sort of music we sing and play, we are appearing at the following venues in the coming months of 2017.
If you would like to be on our mailing list, or to book us, please contact the Chairman or Quiremaster
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Visit this page to see where we have been in past years . . . 
 


2017
[2018 - see bottom of page]
 

Byfield, Northants
Saturday 30th January
10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Byfield Bowls Club Committee Room
Musical Away Day for Quire members with new music; Soup and cheese lunch at the Cross Tree Inn, Byfield. Visitors, please get in touch if you would like to attend.
 
Warwick
Saturday 11th February
10.30 am - 4.30.pm
St Nicholas' Church, Warwick
Sing Warwick! 2017
Supported by Warwick County Record Office.
For singers and instrumentalists
Cost £10 per applicant, which includes light refreshments and music.
   
An important day of local music from the Quire Books of St Nicholas' Church, Warwick, and All Saint's Church, Harborough Magna with works by two newly discovered church composers from Warwickshire and Northants., found in the Record Office.
 
Byfield, Northants
Saturday 29th April
10.00 am - 4.30 pm
The 13th Mid-Shires' Quires' Day
Sing Byfield??!

The Village Hall, Byfield, Northants.
A Day of West Gallery music by local composers for singers and instrumentalists
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Cost £8 per applicant, which includes refreshments and music.
Please bring a plate of cold food to share at lunch-time.
Details and Booking Form here, but please also refer to the MSQD page
Please book early, as there is a maximum capacity of 80 people in the Hall.
 
Birmingham
Saturday 20th May
Quire Day Out in Birmingham
Singing at St Paul's Church
 
Chipping Warden, Northants
Sunday 25th June
6.00 pm
 
St Peter's & St Paul's Parish Church, Chipping Warden, Northamptonshire.
Patronal Evensong
Please come in any historical form of dress appropriate to a church service; the Quire will be in Dress appropriate to around 1800-1820, ie pre-Victorian. Even Spiderman!!
St Mary Magdalene
Croome Park,
Worcester WR8 9DW Saturday 15th July
5.00 pm

Concert
Church of St Mary Magdalene.
Croome Park, Croome d'Abitot,
Worcester WR8 9DW.



4.30 pm - 5.30 pm Saturday, 15th July 2017

Tickets £5 (£3 children at primary school). See the Trust's website HERE and for further details of booking talk to Blair Chadwick at CCT
tel: 01179291766  - or email  bchadwick-@-thecct.org.uk
(remove the hyphens before emailing)
or at door before the concert.

The Quire will also be singing earlier in the afternoon, for which 'quiet' donations for CCT will be requested - in the bucket at the back of the church!

Warwick
Saturday 29th July
3.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Warwick Folk Festival
Unitarian Chapel, High Street, Warwick

Local Carols - in Summer time!!
Various locations tba.
Saturday 2nd September

10.30 am - approx 5.50 pm
18th Oxford Psalmody Church Visitation
within the Diocese of Oxford
only four churches this year.
2017 Church Visitation
Details are now HERE
  
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Culworth, Northants
Sunday 10th September
5.00 pm
Harvest Festival Evensong
The Church of St Mary the Virgin
 
Kings Norton, Birmingham
Saturday 4th November
10.00 am - 4.30 pm


 

Sing Birmingham! 2017
St Nicolas' Church, Kings Norton, Birmingham

81 The Green, Kings Norton, Birmingham, West Midlands B38 8RU
A day of west gallery music and carols for singers and instrumentalists starting at 10.00 am and using the beautiful, warm, historic church of St Nicolas.

This is the fifth of our biennial workshops in and around Birmingham, which attract people from many places, both far and wide. Music is taken from locally sourced books and manuscripts as well as 'west gallery favourites', and is music which has become part of a repertoire common to modern west gallery quires and bands.

Use this link to get directions from where you live to St Nicolas' Church.

Walton d'Eivile, Warwickshire
Saturday 9th Decembe
Time T.B.C.
Evening Carol Service
Dale Street Methodist Church, Leamington Spa
Wednesday 13th December
Time T.B.C.
Annual Concert for NCH Action for Children

 


2018
 

Byfield, Northants
Saturday 28th April 2018
10.00 am - 4.30 pm

not the 27th as previously suggested!!

The 14th Mid-Shires' Quires' Day
Sing Byfield ??!

The Village Hall, Byfield, Northants.
A Day of West Gallery music by local composers for singers and instrumentalists
.
Cost £10 per applicant, which includes refreshments and music.
Please bring a plate of cold food to share at lunch-time.
(Sorry - but after 13 years, the cost of the Hall has gone up!)
Details and Booking Form here (next year!), but please also refer to the MSQD page  Please book early, as there is a maximum capacity of 80 people in the Hall.
 
Where have we been in the past . . . ?   Visit this page.

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The ecclesiastical year 2006-2031


 

A Table of Moveable Feasts
 
 2016.  Sundays after Epiphany: Two.  Septuagesima Sunday: 24 January.  The First Day of Lent: 10 February.  Easter Day: 27 March.  Rogation Sunday: 1 May.  Ascension Day: 5 May.  Whitsunday: 15 May. Sundays after Trinity: 26.  Advent Sunday: 27 November.

2017.  Golden Number: IV.  The Epact: 2.  Sunday Letter: A.  Sundays after Epiphany: Five.  Septuagesima Sunday: 12 February.  The First Day of Lent: 1 March.  Easter Day: 16 April.  Rogation Sunday: 21 May.  Ascension Day: 25 May.  Whitsunday: 4 June.  Sundays after Trinity: 24.  Advent Sunday: 3 December.

 2018.  Golden Number: V.  The Epact: 13.  Sunday Letter: G.  Sundays after Epiphany: Three.  Septuagesima Sunday: 28 January.  The First Day of Lent: 14 February.  Easter Day: 1 April.  Rogation Sunday: 6 May.  Ascension Day: 10 May.  Whitsunday: 20 May.  Sundays after Trinity: 26.  Advent Sunday: 2 December.

 2019.  Golden Number: VI.  The Epact: 24.  Sunday Letter: F.  Sundays after Epiphany: Five.  Septuagesima Sunday: 17 February.  The First Day of Lent: 6 March.  Easter Day: 21 April.  Rogation Sunday: 26 May.  Ascension Day: 30 May.  Whitsunday: 9 June.  Sundays after Trinity: 23.  Advent Sunday: 1 December.

 2020.  Golden Number: VII.  The Epact: 5.  Sunday Letter: ED.  Sundays after Epiphany: Four.  Septuagesima Sunday: 9 February.  The First Day of Lent: 26 February.  Easter Day: 12 April.  Rogation Sunday: 17 May.  Ascension Day: 21 May.  Whitsunday: 31 May. Sundays after Trinity: 24.  Advent Sunday: 29 November.