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Solace Wings

Solace Wings

19 Jun 2021 - 16 Aug 2021

'Solace' by Layne Rowe, in the Lady Chapel This 10ft high installation has been made up of over 100 glass feathers, individually sculpted in clear glass with fine cane-work inclusions. Each feather...
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Ground Floor Tour

Ground Floor Tour

01 Jul 2021 - 31 Jul 2021

Monday - Saturday, 10.30am, 2pm & 3pm (Tickets on sale now from the link below) Enhance your visit to Ely Cathedral by pre-booking a 'Ground Floor Tour'. This ticket also includes a 10%...
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21st Century Abba

21st Century Abba

06 August 2021 7pm

An outdoor summer concert in the beautiful setting of the East Lawn of Ely Cathedral. Chapterhouse presents one of the most entertaining and exhilarating events of the summer with music from...
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

06 August 2021 11:30am

Fridays 16 July, 6 August & 13 August; Wednesday 15 & Friday 24 September 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm New for 2021! Join us on one of our 'Specialist Tours' to...
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Organ Recital - Richard Pinel

Organ Recital - Richard Pinel

08 August 2021 5:15pm

Richard Pinel, Director of Music at Jesus College, Cambridge, gives the second in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 - J.S. Bach Air - F....
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Encompass Classical Charity Concert

Encompass Classical Charity Concert

11 Aug 2021 - 12 Aug 2021

A classical music concert for charity, bringing live music back to the Cambridgeshire community. Encompass Network presents world class musicians who will perform a stunning range of classical works and two...
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

13 August 2021 11:30am

Fridays 16 July, 6 August & 13 August; Wednesday 15 & Friday 24 September 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm New for 2021! Join us on one of our 'Specialist Tours' to...
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Organ Recital - Miriam Reveley

Organ Recital - Miriam Reveley

15 August 2021 5:15pm

Miriam Reveley gives the third in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme: J.S. Bach - Fugue on the Magnificat Dupré - Three settings of Ave Maris Stella 1.When the salutation Gabriel had spoken 2.Jesus' tender...
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Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

Organ Recital - Aaron Shilson

22 August 2021 5:15pm

Aaron Shilson gives the fourth in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme: Leighton- Gloria from Missa de Gloria J.S. Bach - Fantasia and Fuga in C minor BWV 537 Judith Bingham - Roman Conversions Stanford...
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Organ Recital - Simon Bell

Organ Recital - Simon Bell

29 August 2021 5:15pm

Simon Bell gives the fifth in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme: Alcock - Marche Triomphale Bairstow - Scherzo in A flat Whitlock - Fantasie Choral no 1 in D flat Guilmant - Sonata no 8 in A major Dupré...
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Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

Organ Recital - Edmund Aldhouse

05 September 2021 5:15pm

Our Director of Music, Edmund Aldhouse, gives the sixth in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme: James Mitchell - Festival Toccata Thalben-Ball - Elegy Alain - Suite J.S. Bach Trio Sonata in C BWV 529...
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Organ Recital - Glen Dempsey

Organ Recital - Glen Dempsey

12 September 2021 5:15pm

Our Assistant Director of Music, Glen Dempsey, gives the penultimate in our Summer Series of Organ Recitals. Programme details to follow. Free Entry. Also in the series: 19 September - Sarah MacDonald (piano)
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

15 September 2021 11:30am

Fridays 16 July, 6 August & 13 August; Wednesday 15 & Friday 24 September 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm New for 2021! Join us on one of our 'Specialist Tours' to...
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British Society of Master Glass Painters Centenary Exhibition

British Society of Master Glass Painters Centenary Exhibition

17 Sep 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

South-West Transept, Ely Cathedral (in partnership with The Stained Glass Museum) The touring exhibition of stained glass panels celebrates the Centenary of the British Society of Master Glass Painters (BSMGP), founded in 1921. Members of...
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Piano Recital - Sarah MacDonald

Piano Recital - Sarah MacDonald

19 September 2021 5:15pm

Director of Ely Cathedral Girls' Choir, Sarah MacDonald, gives the final in our Summer Series of Recitals. Programme: J.S. Bach - Goldberg Variations (BWV 988) Free Entry.
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Specialist Tour and Lunch

Specialist Tour and Lunch

24 September 2021 11:30am

Fridays 16 July, 6 August & 13 August; Wednesday 15 & Friday 24 September 11.30am, with lunch at 12.30pm New for 2021! Join us on one of our 'Specialist Tours' to...
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Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo

21 October 2021 7:30pm

A Topping & Company Booksellers of Ely event. The UK's favourite storyteller is back in Ely! The wonderful Michael Morpurgo joins us for an evening of live music, poetry and storytelling. To celebrate the...
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Frankie Dettori

Frankie Dettori

26 October 2021 7:30pm

A Topping & Company Booksellers of Ely event. Frankie Dettori in Ely Legendary jockey, Frankie Dettori, shares his remarkable life story in this astonishingly intimate autobiography. When Lanfranco 'Frankie' Dettori arrived on British shores in 1985,...
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Mary Beard

Mary Beard

09 November 2021 7:30pm

A Topping & Company Booksellers of Ely event. An Evening with Mary Beard in Ely. From the bestselling author of SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome, the fascinating story of how images of Roman...
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Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair

Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair

17 Nov 2021 - 20 Nov 2021

Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift & Food Fair, now in its ninth year, is recognised as one of the major Christmas Fairs in the UK. The Cathedral provides a unique and atmospheric...
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Aled Jones

Aled Jones

18 March 2022 7:30pm

40 years since Aled was a choirboy at Bangor Cathedral, he brings his special concert of music and stories to Ely Cathedral as part of his 2022 Cathedral Tour. Aled is a...
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