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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Vocalis Chamber Choir

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Vocalis Chamber Choir

31 July 2014 1:10pm

Programme chosen from the following: Wondrous Love Early American Hymn O quam gloriosum T.L. de Victoria Exultate Deo Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Da Pacem Domine Caroline...
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Organ Recital - Daniel Moult

Organ Recital - Daniel Moult

31 July 2014 7:30pm

Programme J.S. Bach Toccata, Adagio and Fugue BWV 564 Saint-SaŽns Bénédiction Nuptiale Reubke Sonata: the 94th Psalm Messiaen Institution de l'Eucharistie (Livre du Saint Sacrement) Dupré Prelude and Fugue in B Major Daniel Moult is renowned throughout the UK and abroad...
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Quaker Service Exhibition

Quaker Service Exhibition

01 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2014

This exhibition shows what Quakers were moved to do during the First World War. Quakers first declared, publicly, their refusal to take part in armed conflict in the 17th century. Although...
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Summer Gift & Food Fair with Alice in Wonderland the Musical

Summer Gift & Food Fair with Alice in Wonderland the Musical

02 August 2014 10am - 4pm

The Summer Gift & Food Fair is an outdoor event which will be located in the beautiful grounds of Ely Cathedral. A varitety of Over 50 stalls and traders will be...
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Organ Recital - Andrew Bryden

Organ Recital - Andrew Bryden

03 August 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme J.S. Bach Prelude and Fugue in G Major BWV 541 Franck Choral No 2 in B Minor Schumann Six Fugues on BACH Op 60 Andrew Bryden has been Organist and Director of Music of Ripon Cathedral since...
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WWI Commemoration

WWI Commemoration

04 August 2014 6:30pm

Ely Cathedral will mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War One with silence, prayer and music throughout the evening of Monday 4 August. Evensong at 5.30pm sung by St. Andrew's...
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Lunchtime Performance - Octagon Dance Studio - Dance Divine

Lunchtime Performance - Octagon Dance Studio - Dance Divine

08 August 2014 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

10 August 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme J.S. Bach Trio Sonata No 5 in C major BWV 529 Vierne Symphony No 6 in B Minor Op 59 Edmund Aldhouse is Assistant Organist of Ely Cathedral having held previous posts at Chichester, Rochester...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Henry Ley Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Henry Ley Singers

14 August 2014 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Organ Recital - Nathan Laube

Organ Recital - Nathan Laube

17 August 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Widor 1st Movement from Symphony No 5 Mendelssohn (transcribed Laube) Variations Sérieuses Saint-SaŽns Fantaisie in D Flat Op 101 Bruhns Praeludium in E Minor Duruflé Suite Op 5 Newly appointed Assistant Professor of Music at the Eastman School of Music from...
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Pimm's and Music for Zanzibar

Pimm's and Music for Zanzibar

19 August 2014 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Enjoy Pimm's and an evening with Cecily Beer, celebrated Harpist at Barcham Farm to support the restoration of our partner Cathedral in Zanzibar. Tickets £10 each available from the ELY CATHEDRAL...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance - Spiritus

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance - Spiritus

22 August 2014 1pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or...
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Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

24 August 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme J.S. Bach PiŤce d'Orgue BWV 572 Howells Psalm Preludes: Set 1 De Grigny Hymne: Veni Creator Franck Choral No 3 in A Minor Sarah MacDonald came to the UK from her native Canada in 1992 as Organ Scholar of...
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Ely Tour and Tea

Ely Tour and Tea

25 August 2014 2pm - 4:30pm

Discover parts of Ely's Monastic Precincts in gardens not normally open to the public and enjoy a delicious cream tea in the garden of Powchers Hall. Tickets: £12 available at tickets.elycathedral.org or...
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Cambridge Voices - War & Peace

Cambridge Voices - War & Peace

25 August 2014 7:30pm

Cambridge Voices and the Orchestra of the Age of Reason present War & Peace. Directed by Ian de Massini. We mark the centenary of outbreak of World War 1 with a sumptuous...
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Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong

Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong

28 August 2014 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Organ Lollipops

Organ Lollipops

31 August 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Your chance to choose the programme! Organ Lollipops is a chance for the Cathedral organists to show off the instrument in lighter vein, and we invite you to submit suggestions for this...
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Open Lecture by Prof Eamon Duffy

Open Lecture by Prof Eamon Duffy

01 September 2014 7:30pm

We are delighted that Professor Eamon Duffy has agreed to come to the Cathedral to talk about 'The role of devotion to the mother of God in the medieval English cathedral'....
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Lunchtime Concert - James Wilson

Lunchtime Concert - James Wilson

04 September 2014 1:10pm

Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353 660349 (Mon-Sat 9.30am-4pm) or email: box.office@elycathedral.org
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Prime Brass

Prime Brass

07 September 2014 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Bax Salute to Sydney Bliss Greetings to a City R. Strauss Finale from An Alpine Symphony Malcolm Williamson Three Cities Mussorgsky The Great Gate of Kiev from Pictures at an Exhibition Edmund Aldhouse (organ) Paul Trepte (conductor) Celebrating its 25th anniversary...
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City of Ely Heritage Weekend

City of Ely Heritage Weekend

12 Sep 2014 - 14 Sep 2014

Friday 12 September - Open Night Ely's visitor attractions are opening their doors, free of charge, so you can experience these atmospheric buildings after hours. Oliver Cromwell's House, 5.00pm to 8pm Visit this...
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Ely Film Society present 'The Kid Brother'

Ely Film Society present 'The Kid Brother'

19 September 2014 8pm

Ely Film Society in partnership with Ely Cathedral presents Harold Lloyd in the 1927 silent masterpiece 'The Kid Brother' on a big screen with LIVE organ accompaniment by Cathedral organist Edmund...
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Performance by the Massai Warrior Dance Troop

Performance by the Massai Warrior Dance Troop

05 October 2014 2pm

Details to follow.
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Ely Sinfonia Concert

Ely Sinfonia Concert

18 October 2014 7:30pm

Ely Sinfonia's third concert in Ely Cathedral of 2014 is incredibly exciting. Their Honorary President Raphael Wallfisch returns to perform with the orchestra for a third time. The orchestra is delighted...
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Etheldreda Lecture - Dr Dee Dyas

Etheldreda Lecture - Dr Dee Dyas

19 October 2014 6pm

Telling the Story - Interpreting Cathedrals in the 21st Century Rev. Dr. Dee Dyas Director, Centre for the Study of Christianity and Culture, University of York. Free admission
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Ely Choral Society Concert - Bruckner E minor Mass

Ely Choral Society Concert - Bruckner E minor Mass

25 October 2014 7:30pm

Details to be announced.
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Amnesty International Lecture

Amnesty International Lecture

26 October 2014 6pm

Details to be announced.
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Saying Goodbye Service

Saying Goodbye Service

31 October 2014 7:30pm

Run by the Mariposa Trust. The Saying Goodbye Services are the first national set of remembrance services for people who have lost a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or...
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Theatre Matters present 'They'll Never Believe Me'

Theatre Matters present 'They'll Never Believe Me'

09 November 2014 5:15pm

A heritage event presented by 'Theatre Matters'. A newly devised theatre production, with the associated heritage project, commemorates the centenary of the First World War. Poetry and songs from the period are interwoven...
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair

Christmas Gift & Food Fair

14 Nov 2014 - 15 Nov 2014

The hugely successful Christmas Gift & Food Fair at Ely Cathedral promises to be one of East Anglia's exceptional Christmas shopping experiences for 2014.
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Advent Procession with Carols

Advent Procession with Carols

30 November 2014 6pm

The Church has always kept Advent as a season of great solemnity - a time in which to meditate upon the ultimate issues of death, judgement, hell and heaven. Advent, though,...
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Ecclesiastical Embroidery Exhibition

Ecclesiastical Embroidery Exhibition

04 Feb 2015 - 28 Feb 2015

Ely Cathedral is hosting a unique exhibition of Ecclesiastical Embroidery in partnership with the Royal School of Needlework. This month-long event will include talks and lectures by leading experts, specialist workshops and...
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