FESTIVAL OF THE NORTHERN SAINTS


ST MARY’S CHURCH,

LASTINGHAM,

North Yorkshire,

YO62 6TN

FRIDAY 28th JUNE to SATURDAY 31st AUGUST 2019

A FLOWER FESTIVAL WILL RUN from FRIDAY 28th JUNE to WEDNESDAY 10th JULY

(In aid of St Mary’s Church Lighting Project)

SPECIAL EVENTS

Events in Lastingham



















FRIDAY 28th JUNE    7pm  Festival Launch and opening of the Flower Festival . Organ recital by Rt Revd Paul Ferguson, Bishop of Whitby. FREE admission

TUESDAY 9TH JULY   1-5pm  Open Garden and Cream Teas 
Low Askew Farm, Cropton YO18 8ER                 £7 to include Cream Tea

SATURDAY 20TH JULY 7.30pm THE EBOR SINGERS, Musical Director Paul Gameson.  “Dusk Songs - Music for a Summer’s Evening”, a programme of sacred songs as well as part songs by Elgar, Whitacre and Kerry Andrew      £12 
                                                                                                                                              
WEDNESDAY 24TH JULY 11am (Coffee served from 10.30am) ORGAN RECITAL by Tom Wrench
masters student at the University of Edinburgh and Organ Scholar at St Peter’s Episcopal Church in the city.
The programme will include music by Lèon Boëllmann, Noel Rawsthorne and Saint-Saëns       £8

 FRIDAY 26TH JULY 7pm    TALES FROM THE DALES – An evening with Adam Collier     £10

 FRIDAY 2ND AUGUST 7pm YORK PHILHARMONIC MALE VOICE CHOIR
Musical Director Graham Kay.   Traditional hymns and spirituals plus Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and Irving Berlin.      £12                      

 SATURDAY 3RD AUGUST
  CHOCOLATE WORKSHOP with CHOCOLATIER KALA KING

Darley Memorial Village Hall, Lastingham YO62 6TN      
Learn how to make chocolate truffles and take home the results!
WORKSHOPS 1.30 AND 3.30PM     ( 1 hour)                     £10

WEDNESDAY 7TH AUGUST  11am (Coffee served from 10.30am) ORGAN RECITAL by Alex Finlayson-Brown.
 Alex is a Music Scholarship student at Eton College, and a prize winning organist. His programme will include music by Bach, Durufle and Matthias.            £8

 WEDNESDAY 14TH AUGUST 11am ( Coffee served from 10.30am) ORGAN RECITAL by Matthew Atherton,
Director of Music at Aysgarth School, Bedale. A programme to include music by Bach, Handel and Vierne.  £8                                                                                      
WEDNESDAY 21ST AUGUST 11am (Coffee served from 10.30am) ORGAN RECITAL by Stuart Wright.
 Durham based church organist Stuart is also an exponent of the mighty Wurlitzer Organ style of playing. A selection of popular favourites and classical gems.         £8

 FRIDAY 23RD AUGUST  7pm  “NOTES and a NATTER”
The NOTES AND A NATTER concert is now cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. We apologise for any inconvenience.​

SATURDAY 31ST AUGUST  7pm    Closing concert of the Festival.
THE GALLIARD CONSORT. Based in the North East this versatile recorder consort brings a programme of music ranging from the 12th Century to the present day.            £12    

 SATURDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER 10.30am Coffee 11.00am Concert Organ Recital by Dr Roy Massey

Organist Emeritus of Hereford Cathedral 

BOOKING: Tickets for all events available from: ticketsforfriends@gmail.com  

Tel: 01751 417007   or  01751 417 223  and on the door.

 

All music events are unreserved seating.
Advance booking essential for The Chocolate Workshops on 3rd August

 

                                                                                   



 

 

 

 

 
If you would like to join the Friends please take an application form or ring our Secretary Mary Pettitt on 01751 417517