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Exhibition of works by Helaine Blumenfeld OBE

Exhibition of works by Helaine Blumenfeld OBE

13 Jul 2018 - 28 Oct 2018

An enlightening and unmissable exhibition at Ely Cathedral showing major new works by nationally acclaimed artist and contemporary sculptor Helaine Blumenfeld. This is to be one of her largest exhibitions in...
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The Central Band of The Royal British Legion Anniversary Concert

The Central Band of The Royal British Legion Anniversary Concert

21 July 2018 7:30pm

We regret that due to circumstances beyond our control, this event has been cancelled. Tickets purchased using a bank card will be refunded automatically. All other ticket holders will be contacted...
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Summer Organ Recital - Hilary Punnett

Summer Organ Recital - Hilary Punnett

22 July 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Peter Racine Fricker Pastorale Ad Wammes Miroir Healey Willan Passacaglia and Fugue No 2 in E Minor Frank Bridge Allegretto grazioso Widor Andante sostenuto from Symphonie gothique Demessieux Te Deum Hilary Punnett is...
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Gabrieli Roar - An English Coronation

Gabrieli Roar - An English Coronation

23 July 2018 7:30pm

The massed forces of Gabrieli Roar convene once more for a residential training weekend culminating in a large-scale performance here at Ely Cathedral. The four coronations of the twentieth century were...
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Summer Organ Recital - Stephen Farr

Summer Organ Recital - Stephen Farr

29 July 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Monnikendam Toccata Schumann Vier Fugen op 72 Buxtehude Praeludium in G Minor BuxWV 148 Marchand Tierce en taille Judith Bingham Roman Conversions (2017) Alain Choral Dorien Simon Preston Alleluyas Stephen Farr is Director of Music at St Paul's...
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Summer Holiday (Monday) Drop In Session

Summer Holiday (Monday) Drop In Session

30 July 2018 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 30 July, 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 and 29 August. The Summer Holiday Drop-Ins at...
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Lunchtime Concert - The choir of The Church of The Epiphany, Washington, DC

Lunchtime Concert - The choir of The Church of The Epiphany, Washington, DC

31 July 2018 1:10pm

The Epiphany Choir, the church's primary 20-voice choral ensemble consisting of professional section leaders and volunteers, sings at the Rite II Eucharist at 11am. Hymns and service music are drawn principally...
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Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

Ely Photographic Club Exhibition

01 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018

Members of Ely Photographic Club are exhibiting their work at Ely Cathedral this month. A collection of prints will be on display and some on sale right the way through to...
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Summer Holiday (Wednesday) Drop In Session

Summer Holiday (Wednesday) Drop In Session

01 August 2018 10am - 12pm

Our Free drop-in sessions for children of all ages, run on the mornings of 30 July, 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22 and 29 August. The Summer Holiday Drop-Ins at...
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Octagon Studios - 'Dance Divine'

Octagon Studios - 'Dance Divine'

03 August 2018 1:10pm

Ballet, contemporary dance and jazz lunch-time performance in Ely Cathedral. 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...
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Ely Cathedral Conference Centre Summer Craft Fair

Ely Cathedral Conference Centre Summer Craft Fair

04 August 2018 10am - 3pm

Live Demonstrations inc. silk spinning and pottery. Come and Stock Up on locally made goodies. Original Prints, Upcycled items, Children's Clothes, Knitted and Fabric Goods, Jewellery and Cards. Come in to find that perfect...
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Summer Organ Recital - Paul Trepte

Summer Organ Recital - Paul Trepte

05 August 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Patrick Gowers Toccata Bridge Adagio in E Parry Chorale Prelude on the Old 104th Tomkins A Sad Pavan for these distracted times J.S. Bach Dies sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot Hindemith Sonata No. 1 Liszt Introduction and...
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Hexachordia

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Hexachordia

09 August 2018 1:10pm

Tony Scheuregger and Sarah Doig perform a recital entitled "A Merry Mood: Renaissance music for two lutes". The lute, with its multiple courses of double strings, was arguably the most important...
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Summer Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

Summer Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

12 August 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme McDowall Sacred and Hallowed Fire J.S. Bach Das alte Jahr vergangen ist BWV 614 Tarik O'Regan Wenn dich Unglück thut greifen an J.S. Bach Wer nun den lieben Gott läßt walten BWV 642 Dupré Variations...
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Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong and Friends

Lunchtime Concert - Stephen Armstrong and Friends

16 August 2018 1:10pm

A Hand of Bridge Samuel Barber Adagio Samuel Barber Mystery on the Docks Edward Barnes Admission by Cathedral ticket or pass Retiring collection For details about this or any other event please contact: ELY CATHEDRAL BOX OFFICE...
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Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance 'Spiritus'

Lunchtime Performance - Lantern Dance 'Spiritus'

17 August 2018 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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Summer Organ Recital - Alessandro Bianchi

Summer Organ Recital - Alessandro Bianchi

19 August 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Bonnet Variations de Concert Dupré Cortège et Litanie Bossi Colloquy with the swallows Michael McCabe Trumpet Tune in B Liszt Fantasy and Fugue on the Chorale "Ad nos, ad salutarem undam" Alessandro Bianchi was born in...
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Lunchtime Concert - Erina Ishiyama (piano)

Lunchtime Concert - Erina Ishiyama (piano)

23 August 2018 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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Leonard Bernstein at 100 with Mahler's Resurrection Symphony

Leonard Bernstein at 100 with Mahler's Resurrection Symphony

24 August 2018 7:30pm

On the eve of Leonard Bernstein's 100th Birthday, experience this legendary concert film with a cinematic screening in remastered DTS surround sound in the place where it was recorded 45 years...
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Summer Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

Summer Organ Recital - Sarah MacDonald

26 August 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme J.S. Bach Fantasia and Fugue in G MInor BWV 542 Vaughan WIlliams Three Preludes founded on Welsh Hymn Tunes Langlais Suite médiévale en forme de messe basse Sarah MacDonald studied organ, piano, and conducting...
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A Choral Symphony performed by Cambridge Voices reinvented

A Choral Symphony performed by Cambridge Voices reinvented

27 August 2018 7:30pm

We regret that due to circumstances beyond our control, this event has been cancelled. Tickets purchased using a bank card will be refunded automatically. All other ticket holders will be contacted...
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Summer Supper

Summer Supper

31 August 2018 6pm

Enjoy a delightful supper within the gardens of the monastic buildings of Ely Cathedral. Tickets £15 per person to include two courses with puddings to be auctioned. POSTER For more details email: Laura.barbrook@gmail.com My...
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Scottish Country Dancing on Cross Green

Scottish Country Dancing on Cross Green

02 September 2018 12pm - 3pm

Scottish Country Dancing is a social style of folk dance danced to exhilarating Scottish reels, jigs and strathspeys and enjoyed all around the world. Similar to some ceilidh dances you will...
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Summer Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

Summer Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

02 September 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Elgar Allegro maestoso from Sonata in G Op 28 Andriessen Choral No 1 Alain Le jardin suspendu Grigny Veni Creator spiritus Yon Humoresque "l'organo primitivo" Reger Benedictus Vierne Naïades and Carillon de Westminster Aaron Shilson joined...
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Summer Organ Recital - Roger Judd

Summer Organ Recital - Roger Judd

09 September 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme Whitlock Fanfare JS Bach arr. Messerer Chaconne for solo violin Sidney Campbell Variations on Vexilla Regis Arthur Wills Alkmaar Prelude and Fugue Widor Adagio and Allegro from Symphony No 6 Almost fifty years to the day...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Neil MacGregor

Topping & Company Book Event - Neil MacGregor

18 September 2018 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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Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin)

Lunchtime Concert - Minori Nakaune (violin)

20 September 2018 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 - David Dunnett

Organ Recital - David Dunnett

20 September 2018 7:30pm - 8:45pm

The distinguished organist of Norwich Cathedral presents a programme on the theme of nature, including Flor Peeters' Lied Symphony. Admission Free
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Animal Service

Animal Service

30 September 2018 2pm

A service of thanksgiving and blessing for pets and working animals. You are welcome to bring your pet. Please be aware that being together with lots of other animals may prove stressful for...
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Topping & Company Book Event - Michael Palin

Topping & Company Book Event - Michael Palin

02 October 2018 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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Organ Recital - Movie Night: The Phantom of the Opera

Organ Recital - Movie Night: The Phantom of the Opera

18 October 2018 7:30pm - 8:45pm

Edmund Aldhouse improvises a live soundtrack to the 1925 classic starring Lon Chaney. More details will appear here in due course.
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Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - Lucy Cavendish Singers

21 October 2018 1:10pm

Free Admission, 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 - Roman Rudnytsky (piano)

Lunchtime Concert - Roman Rudnytsky (piano)

01 November 2018 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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Topping & Company Book Event - Yotam Ottolenghi

Topping & Company Book Event - Yotam Ottolenghi

07 November 2018 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 - The Fairhaven Singers

Lady Chapel Lunchtime Concert - The Fairhaven Singers

11 November 2018 1:10pm

We are delighted to welcome our friends, Cambridge's Fairhaven Singers, under the direction of Ralph Woodward, to our awe-inspiring Lady Chapel for what promises to be a spine-tingling performance of...
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Service of Remembrance

Service of Remembrance

11 November 2018 10:30am

The Service of Remembrance which takes place in the Cathedral each year is always attended by many members of the public and serving members of the armed forces and local veterans. "They...
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2018 - Preview Evening

Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2018 - Preview Evening

14 November 2018 6:30pm

All tickets £6.50 to include a glass of mulled wine. My Account | Basket //
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Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2018

Christmas Gift & Food Fair 2018

15 Nov 2018 - 17 Nov 2018

Now in its seventh year, this popular event is widely acknowledged as one of East Anglia's exceptional Christmas shopping experiences. Over 120 bespoke trade stalls are located in the Cathedral's magnificent...
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G4 Christmas By Candlelight Tour 2018

G4 Christmas By Candlelight Tour 2018

20 November 2018 7:30pm

Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic, festive setting... Due to overwhelming public demand, original X-Factor stars and operatic multi-platinum selling vocal quartet G4 are back, with their atmospheric "G4 Christmas" tour across...
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Organ Recital - We will remember them

Organ Recital - We will remember them

22 November 2018 7:30pm - 8:45pm

Aaron Shilson presents a programme of organ music commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War. Admission Free
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Advent Procession with Carols

Advent Procession with Carols

02 December 2018 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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Children's Society Christingle

Children's Society Christingle

08 December 2018 3pm

Proceeds will help The Children's Society's vital work with children facing life's harshest challenges: children who may find themselves sleeping rough this winter; fleeing conflict and war; caught in a...
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The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

The Big Christmas Tree Light Switch-on Service!

09 December 2018 5:15pm

Come and see the biggest, most spectacular Christmas tree in Ely as we countdown to the switching on of the lights. This popular event designed for young children and families celebrates...
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Christmas Story and Song Time

Christmas Story and Song Time

13 December 2018 10:30am

Meet at the Christmas tree. A very special service recommended for younger children re-telling the Christmas Story in the wonderful setting of Ely Cathedral. This short service will include storytelling, delicious...
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Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

Community Christmas Carol Sing-a-long

15 December 2018 2pm

with Littleport Brass Band Forget the Christmas shopping for an hour! Come and sing-a-long to your favourite carols accompanied by Littleport Brass Band. With Christmas music, readings and prayers. Free admission All welcome
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