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EVENTS ARCHIVE JULY - DECEMBER 2016

Paradise and Other Places - An Exhibition by Mick Abbott

Paradise and Other Places - An Exhibition by Mick Abbott

14 Jun 2016 - 15 Jul 2016

Paradise and Other Places - Images inspired by the divine and the everyday - By Mick Abbott An Exhibition at Ely Cathedral in conjunction with The Stained Glass Museum Paradise and Other...
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Gabrieli Roar - Celebration of Anglican Choral Music

Gabrieli Roar - Celebration of Anglican Choral Music

04 July 2016 7:30pm

The massed forces of Gabrieli Roar convene once more for a residential training weekend in Cambridge, culminating in a large-scale performance in the austerely beautiful Ely Cathedral. Join us on 4...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - New Zealand Youth Choir

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - New Zealand Youth Choir

14 July 2016 1:10pm

New Zealand Youth Choir European Tour 2016 Programme includes music by Mendelssohn, Vaughan Williams, Peter Philips, and Matthew Harris with New Zealand works by David Hamilton and Tuirina Wehi Admission by Cathedral ticket...
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Lunchtime Concert - Vauxhall Male Voice Choir

Lunchtime Concert - Vauxhall Male Voice Choir

16 July 2016 1:10pm

The Vauxhall Male Voice Choir hail from Luton in Bedfordshire, the home of the Vauxhall motor car. The choir was born in 1943 during the grim and dark days of World...
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Summer Lecture Series - Canon Professor Sarah Coakley

Summer Lecture Series - Canon Professor Sarah Coakley

17 July 2016 6pm

'Visions of a Future Church' What will the church of the future look like? Do changing times call for a new vision of what the church might be and do? Ely Cathedral...
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Celebrity Organ Recital by Thomas Ospital

Celebrity Organ Recital by Thomas Ospital

21 July 2016 7:30pm

A recital by the brilliant new organist of Saint Eustache in Paris, in association with the Royal College of Organists. Programme Dieu Parmi nous - Messiaen Choral No 2 in B Minor - Franck Danse...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Choir of The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Dallas

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Choir of The Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Dallas

22 July 2016 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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Living in God's Time - A day exploring prayer

Living in God's Time - A day exploring prayer

23 July 2016 10am - 3:30pm

Guest Speaker: Canon Anna Matthews, St Bene't's, Cambridge, Diocesan Director of Ordinands Enter into God's time in the awesome surroundings of Ely Cathedral and it's rich monastic heritage. Explore different ways of...
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Lunchtime Concert - The Chiltern Choir

Lunchtime Concert - The Chiltern Choir

31 July 2016 1:10pm

If ye love me Tallis Wie lieblich sind deiner Wohnungen Brahms Hebrew Love songs Eric Whitacre A Little Jazz Mass Bob Chilcott Extracts from Feel the Spirit John Rutter Joshua fit the Battle, Steal away,...
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Organ Recital - Matthew Jorysz

Organ Recital - Matthew Jorysz

31 July 2016 5:15pm

The 2nd in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Matthew Jorysz - Westminster Abbey Programme Mozart - Fantasia in F Minor K 608 Brahms - Schmücke dich, O liebe Seele J.S. Bach - Schmücke dich,...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Priory Singers, Belfast

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Priory Singers, Belfast

12 August 2016 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 - Louisiana State University A Cappella Choir

Lunchtime Concert - Louisiana State University A Cappella Choir

18 August 2016 1:10pm

The LSU A Cappella Choir has achieved international prominence through performances in many of the world's most prestigious venues. Highlights from their six previous European tours include high mass at the...
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Lunchtime Piano Recital - Stephen Armstrong and Friends

Lunchtime Piano Recital - Stephen Armstrong and Friends

24 August 2016 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 - Marco Lo Muscio

Organ Recital - Marco Lo Muscio

28 August 2016 5:15pm

The 6th in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Marco Lo Muscio - Rome Programme White - Fantasy IV Lo Muscio - Canzona from "Homage to Orvieto" Carson Cooman - Fantasia on Greensleeves Ivan Moody -...
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Cambridge Voices - This Royal Realm: Bach to the Bard

Cambridge Voices - This Royal Realm: Bach to the Bard

29 August 2016 7:30pm

Directed by Ian de Massini with The Orchestra of the Age of Reason. A festive gala concert in Ely Cathedral's iconic Lady Chapel. Celebrating the 90th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth...
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Lunchtime Piano Recital - Roman Rudnytsky

Lunchtime Piano Recital - Roman Rudnytsky

01 September 2016 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 - Laurence Lyndon-Jones

Organ Recital - Laurence Lyndon-Jones

04 September 2016 5:15pm

The last in Ely Cathedral's series of 'Sunday Organ Recitals' Laurence Lyndon-Jones - Chelmsford Cathedral Programme Guilmant - March on Handel's "Lift up your heads" Langlais - Ave Maria, Ave Maris Stella from Op 5 Dupré...
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Topping & Company Book Event - The Hairy Bikers

Topping & Company Book Event - The Hairy Bikers

06 September 2016 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune - Violin

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune - Violin

08 September 2016 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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The Pembroke Players Japan Tour 2016

The Pembroke Players Japan Tour 2016

08 September 2016 7:30pm

The Pembroke Players is a student theatre troupe based out of Pembroke College, Cambridge and has been the starting point for many household names in TV and theatre over its 50...
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'Space' - God's amazing world

'Space' - God's amazing world

18 September 2016 6:30pm

Space returns after a short break and in a revised format. From now on these evening services, which take a different form to the Cathedral's more usual style of worship, will...
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Isle of Light - An exhibition by Gerard Stamp

Isle of Light - An exhibition by Gerard Stamp

24 Sep 2016 - 02 Oct 2016

We are very excited to be hosting an exhibition of new paintings by one of the country's finest contemporary watercolourists, Gerard Stamp. Gerard has been visiting Ely Cathedral over the last...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Ben MacIntyre

Topping & Company Book Event - Ben MacIntyre

26 September 2016 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Margaret Atwood

Topping & Company Book Event - Margaret Atwood

12 October 2016 7:30pm

Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication between author...
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Getting to Grips with Big Questions About Science and Religion

Getting to Grips with Big Questions About Science and Religion

15 October 2016 10am - 12:30pm

A Saturday morning seminar in The Old Palace, Ely With presentations by Dr. Daniel De Haan, 'Has Neuroscience Disproved Free Will?' Dr. Peter Woodford, 'Is Evolutionary Cooperation the Natural Foundation of Ethics?' Dr. Natalja...
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Amnesty International Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture

Amnesty International Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture

16 October 2016 6:30pm

Experiences in the liberation struggle of South Africa and of being a refugee in the UK. Paul Joseph was a friend and political ally of Nelson Mandela. He became an activist at...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Cologne Cathedral Choir

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Cologne Cathedral Choir

20 October 2016 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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Martin Roscoe plays Gershwin's Piano Concerto

Martin Roscoe plays Gershwin's Piano Concerto

22 October 2016 7:30pm

Leonard Bernstein Overture to Candide George Gershwin Piano Concerto in F Aaron Copland Appalachian Spring Ely Sinfonia, with Martin Roscoe: Piano Steve Bingham: Conductor Martin Roscoe is one of the UK's best loved pianists. With...
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Lunchtime Piano Recital - Pianists from The Elmitt Piano Academy, Bedfordshire

Lunchtime Piano Recital - Pianists from The Elmitt Piano Academy, Bedfordshire

27 October 2016 1:10pm

We are a group of adult pianists from the Elmitt Piano Academy in Arlesey, Bedfordshire, who meet regularly to practise performing. We are all piano teachers or advanced amateurs and are...
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Michael Christian Durrant and Sam Moore - Guitarra, El Corazón de España

Michael Christian Durrant and Sam Moore - Guitarra, El Corazón de España

29 October 2016 7:30pm

Let two of the UK's finest instrumentalists take you on an unforgettable journey through the colourful, passionate musical landscape of Spain. Bringing together the worlds of Flamenco and Spanish Classical Guitar, The...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Damon Hill

Topping & Company Book Event - Damon Hill

07 November 2016 7:30pm

Doors open 6.45pm Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication...
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Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

12 November 2016 8pm

Join us as the choirs of Jesus, Clare, Gonville & Caius and Selwyn Colleges, together with Ely Cathedral and St Catharine's College Girls' Choirs, the Choristers of Jesus College, and Cambridge...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Ray Mears

Topping & Company Book Event - Ray Mears

24 November 2016 7:30pm

Doors open 6.45pm Topping & Company Book events provide rich illumination into an author's work and help deepen the experience of reading. They are lively experiences with the emphasis on direct communication...
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The Big Christmas Tree: Lights Switch-on!

The Big Christmas Tree: Lights Switch-on!

04 December 2016 5:15pm

Gather around the biggest Christmas Tree in Ely as we turn on the lights and countdown to Christmas. With carols and the blessing of the tree. Guest appearances from The Cathedral Choristers, The...
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Festival of Carols

Festival of Carols

09 December 2016 7:15pm

A spectacular evening in celebration of Christmas with music by the Choristers and Gentlemen of Ely Cathedral Choir, The Ely Imps and special guest, Laura Wright, interspersed with seasonal readings and...
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