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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - High Five

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - High Five

21 January 2017 1:10pm

5 boy choristers from Hasderslev Cathedral, Denmark have formed a close harmony group called 'High Five' Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY...
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Lunchtime Concert - David Allatt and friends

Lunchtime Concert - David Allatt and friends

26 January 2017 1:10pm

David is a pianist and composer from Barnsley best known as part of the instrumental band Explorers Society. Critics have praised his cinematic minimalist compositions as carefully crafted, emotive and majestic....
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Candlemas

Candlemas

02 February 2017 7:30pm

A repeat of last year's sell out event. Experience a medieval style Candlemas at Ely Cathedral with over 5000 candles illuminating the interior of this magnificent building. The Cathedral's mighty organ will...
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The First King of England.. in a Dress!

The First King of England.. in a Dress!

03 February 2017 6:45pm

1,000 years ago, there was no place like England for a good story... because there was no place called England! This was a time of huge battles, because the Saxons and the...
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Peter Marlow Exhibition 'The English Cathedral'

Peter Marlow Exhibition 'The English Cathedral'

10 Feb 2017 - 05 Apr 2017

Over 40 photographs of the cathedrals of the Church of England by Magnum Photographer Peter Marlow (1952 - 2016) are to be exhibited in The Lady Chapel at Ely Cathedral....
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Sparkling Valentine's Concert by Candlelight

Sparkling Valentine's Concert by Candlelight

11 February 2017 7:30pm

Warren Mailley-Smith Piano Pavlos Carvalho Cello Susan Parkes Soprano Artist TBC Violin Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata Elgar: Salut d'amour Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor no. 1 Romantic Arias for soprano Ely Cathedral invites you to celebrates Valentine's...
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Half Term Drop-in Session Monday

Half Term Drop-in Session Monday

13 February 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 13 and 15 February. Activities include: Story Telling Brass Rubbing Arts and Crafts Puzzles and Games For further details telephone the Director of Education,...
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Half Term Drop-in Session Wednesday

Half Term Drop-in Session Wednesday

15 February 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 13 and 15 February. Activities include: Story Telling Brass Rubbing Arts and Crafts Puzzles and Games For further details telephone the Director of Education,...
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Antic Disposition presents HENRY V by William Shakespeare

Antic Disposition presents HENRY V by William Shakespeare

16 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017

Both performances at 7.30pm. Marking the centenary of the First World War, award-winning theatre company Antic Disposition present their critically acclaimed adaptation of Shakespeare's Henry V in Ely Cathedral for two special...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Harmonaires

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Harmonaires

25 February 2017 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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ECBG Spring Discussion Evening

ECBG Spring Discussion Evening

02 March 2017 6:30pm

Details to follow...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Suffolk Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Suffolk Singers

04 March 2017 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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Come and Sing Stainer's 'Crucifixion'

Come and Sing Stainer's 'Crucifixion'

04 March 2017 6:15pm

Details to follow...
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Lunchtime Concert - Pupils of King's Ely

Lunchtime Concert - Pupils of King's Ely

08 March 2017 1:15pm

A short lunchtime concert celebrating the very best that King's Ely Music has to offer. Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL...
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War & Peace - Ely Consort

War & Peace - Ely Consort

25 March 2017 7:30pm

Conductor Matthew Rudd Organist Edmund Aldhouse The first half pieces all have a connection to either the first or second world wars, followed by John Rutter's beautiful Requiem. Soloist: Claire Lloyd Griffiths Tippett:...
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Easter Holiday Drop-in Session Monday

Easter Holiday Drop-in Session Monday

03 April 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 3, 5 10 and 12 April. Activities include: Story Telling Brass Rubbing Arts and Crafts Puzzles and Games For further details telephone the Director...
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Easter Holiday Drop-in Session Wednesday

Easter Holiday Drop-in Session Wednesday

05 April 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 3, 5 10 and 12 April. Activities include: Story Telling Brass Rubbing Arts and Crafts Puzzles and Games For further details telephone the Director...
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Lunchtime Concert - Santa Monica High School

Lunchtime Concert - Santa Monica High School

07 April 2017 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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Ely Choral Society Concert - Handel Messiah

Ely Choral Society Concert - Handel Messiah

08 April 2017 7:30pm

Ely Choral Society Andrew Parnell conductor Elizabeth Rauch soprano Helen Charlston mezzo-soprano Oliver Martin-Smith tenor William Gaunt bass Ely Youth Choir Ely Festival Orchestra Helen Medlock leader Edmund Aldhouse organ Tickets £TBA available ONLINE at tickets.elycathedral.org or from ELY CATHEDRAL BOX...
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Fašade Ensemble - Arvo Part PASSIO

Fašade Ensemble - Arvo Part PASSIO

12 April 2017 7:30pm

Details to follow...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Granta Chorale

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Granta Chorale

22 April 2017 2:30pm

Granta Chorale, formed in 2007, is a chamber choir of 24 to 30 singers from the Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Herts and Essex areas. They perform a wide variety of music from the...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Choir of the Cathedral of the Madeleine, Salt Lake City

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Choir of the Cathedral of the Madeleine, Salt Lake City

25 April 2017 1:10pm

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Choir School's founding, The Cathedral Choir and the Choristers of The Madeleine Choir School will travel to England and France performing both in...
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Ely Sinfonia - Symphonic Metamorphosis

Ely Sinfonia - Symphonic Metamorphosis

06 May 2017 7:30pm

A feast of European music. Paul Hindemith's Symphonic Metamorphosis, César Franck's Symphony in D Minor and Maurice Ravel's exquisite Le Tombeau de Couperin. If you haven't heard Symphonic Metamorphosis, you are...
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Science Festival Launch

Science Festival Launch

19 May 2017 6:30pm

Come to this special preview evening and launch of the Ely Cathedral Science Festival. With Music from Sing Choirs, a drinks reception and the opening of a major exhibition 'From Dinosaurs...
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Ely Cathedral Science Festival

Ely Cathedral Science Festival

19 May 2017 - 18 Jun 2017

A month long event of interactive fun and discovery exploring science and the natural world through art, music, exhibitions and fun activities for all ages. This extraordinary festival will involve science shows,...
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The Science of Stained Glass

The Science of Stained Glass

20 May 2017 6:30pm

Lecture Sponsored by the Stained Glass Museum Dr David Dungworth (Historic England) gives a lecture exploring the science behind the beauty of stained glass. Tickets: £TBC With a drinks reception in the...
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T-Rex and Dino Dig

T-Rex and Dino Dig

20 May 2017 11am - 3pm

A dinosaur in a cathedral? Come and meet T-Rex, our friendly dinosaur who will be walking around the cathedral and helping launch the Science Festival. There will also be a...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - University of London Chamber Choir

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - University of London Chamber Choir

28 May 2017 2pm

'One of London's most exciting young chamber choirs!' (Aled Jones on BBC Radio 3's The Choir) Free Admission Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE on 01353...
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Children's Drop-in Science Session

Children's Drop-in Science Session

29 May 2017 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 29 and 31 May. During half-term our regular holiday drop-ins will have a science theme with mini-experiments and...
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Open University Graduation Ceremonies

Open University Graduation Ceremonies

03 June 2017 2:30pm - 8:30pm

The annual Open University Graduation Ceremonies take place today at 2.30pm and 6:30pm. PLEASE NOTE: The Cathedral will be closed to the general public from Midday. Each year, Ely Cathedral hosts the...
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Etheldreda Craft and Food Fair

Etheldreda Craft and Food Fair

03 June 2017 10am - 5pm

Supporting traditional English music with a traditional English fair The annual Etheldreda Craft and Food Fair takes place on Palace Green, surrounded by the splendour of Ely Cathedral and The Old Palace...
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Solemn Eucharist for the Feast of Corpus Christi

Solemn Eucharist for the Feast of Corpus Christi

15 June 2017 7:30pm

The Feast of Corpus Christi is the day on which the Church gives thanks for Our Lord's institution of the Eucharist. It emphasizes the joy of the institution of the Eucharist,...
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Lunchtime Concert - Washington National Cathedral Choir

Lunchtime Concert - Washington National Cathedral Choir

21 June 2017 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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Lunchtime Concert - First United Methodist Church Choir, Birmingham, Alabama

Lunchtime Concert - First United Methodist Church Choir, Birmingham, Alabama

30 June 2017 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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Cambridge Philharmonic - An Alpine Symphony

Cambridge Philharmonic - An Alpine Symphony

08 July 2017 7:30pm

PARRY (arr. Jacob): I Was Glad ELGAR: The Spirit of England STRAUSS: An Alpine Symphony Soloist: Stephanie Corley (Soprano) Tickets: reserved: £25, £20, £15, unreserved: £10 (students and under-18s £10 on the...
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Isle of Ely Festival Concert

Isle of Ely Festival Concert

15 July 2017 7:30pm

Ely Sinfonia, Ely Choral Society Vaughan Williams In The Fen Country, the premiere of a new orchestral / choral work by Andrew Parnell, and Beethoven Symphony no.9 Choral. Further details to follow...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Ely Cathedral Octagon Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Ely Cathedral Octagon Singers

22 July 2017 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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Ely Cathedral Flower Festival 2018

Ely Cathedral Flower Festival 2018

21 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018

Ely Cathedral's eagerly awaited Flower Festival returns in 2018 and promises to be one of the most spectacular events in East Anglia. Attractions include eye-catching displays, musical recitals, floral demonstrations, restaurants...
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