the great success of the previous
Sing Birmingham! workshops, the 2015 workshop is brought to you by
Immanuel's Ground in collaboration with the
Gallery Music Association, and with the help of
Diocese of Birmingham
Royal School of Church Music.
The event will
again be a workshop
of West Gallery Music and Carols and is open to
singers and instrumentalists who would like to spend a day finding out more
about this uniquely English form of music.
As well as favourites from this genre of 18th- and 19th-century church
music, the Workshop will include settings of psalms and anthems
written by both town and country composers, including some from Birmingham itself.
music is best suited to strings, concertinas (ie non-chordal
instruments), woodwind, and light brass, although heavy Eb
instruments such as tubas and euphoniums are a little out of
The Workshop will be held in
The Church of St
Birmingham, B38 8RU
Map to get there
Cost £10.00 to include music and light refreshments
Local hostelries available nearby at lunchtime, or bring own
lunch to eat in church
Please download and complete an
and send with cheque payable to Immanuel's Ground to:
Please return, together with a cheque for £10
made payable to Immanuelís Ground Quire to
128 Woodthorpe Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham,
tel: 0121 444 3827
(Cheques will not be cashed
until Monday 2nd November)
Friday 30th October, or before, please, as music books have to be printed !!
Further details and further
booking forms from:
48 Twyning Road, Stirchley, Birmingham B30 2XY
Tel: 0121 689 1284
Burns Cross, Redditch, Worcs.
tel: 01527 - 403656
Parking is difficult!!
Parking is pay and display at the Bullís Head on The Green, or
Lane (the churchyard lane).
*** WARNING ***
Do not turn right out of Miry Lane as you leave if you want
to celebrate Christmas on earth!