All events take place in the Cathedral unless otherwise stated

Thursday 18 July

2.15pm           

Concert - O Be Joyful in the Lord

The combined boy choristers and lay clerks

Featuring sacred music by Heinrich Schutz, Peter Philips, William Byrd, Felix Mendelssohn, Will Todd, Edward Bairstow and Gerald Finzi

Centre nave: £18.00 / £15.00 (under-25) / £13.50 (restricted view)

Side aisle (restricted/no view with TV coverage): £13.50 / £10 (under-25)

 

3.30pm

Afternoon Tea

4 Canon Lane

Enjoy a selection of finger sandwiches, mini scones with clotted cream and jam and a variety of sweet treats in the delightful 4 Canon Lane guest house situated in the historic Cathedral close.

Catering provided by Chichester Cathedral Enterprises

£19.95 per person

 

4;30pm

Evensong

The girl choristers and men of Winchester Cathedral

Free admission

 

5.30pm

Patrons’ and Sponsors’ Reception

For information about becoming a Patron, please see page 9.

 

7.00pm

Celebrity Organ Recital - Franz Hauk

Featuring music by Max Reger, Olivier Messiaen and J. S. Bach

South Transept (includes videolink view of organist): £13.50 / £10.00 (under-25)

Unreserved: £10.00 / £8.50 (under-25)

 

Friday 19 July

10.00am

Mattins

The girl choristers and men of Salisbury Cathedral

Free admission

 

11.30am

Church Music Society Lecture

St John’s Chapel

‘Stainer, Steggall and Me’ - Dr Barry Rose OBE

Free admission

 

12.30pm - 3.30pm

Friends Light Lunch Reception

The Deanery Garden, Canon Lane

A light lunch reception of sandwiches, cakes, tea and coffee

Hosted by Chichester Cathedral Friends and open to all

£10.00

 

2.30pm

Recital - At the Round Earth’s Imagin’d Corners:
Britten, Vaughan Williams, and the Metaphysical Poets

Pallant House Gallery

Mark Wilde tenor
David Owen Norris piano
Paul Silverthorne viola

Benjamin Britten – The Holy Sonnets of John Donne
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Four Hymns

£17.00 / £12.00 (under-25) Includes admission to Pallant House Gallery

 

4.15pm

Choral Evensong

The combined boy choristers and lay clerks

Recorded by BBC Radio 3 for future broadcast

Free admission - please be seated by 4.00pm

 

7.00pm

Concert - Sing Unto the Lord

The girl choristers of Salisbury and Winchester and the combined lay clerks

Featuring sacred music by J. S. Bach, Heinrich Schutz, Felix Mendelssohn, Jonathan Harvey and C. H. H. Parry

Centre nave: £22.50 / £19.00 (under-25) / £16.00 (restricted view)

Side aisles (restricted/no view with TV coverage) £16.00 / £13.50 (under-25)

 

8.30pm

Fish and Chips Evening

The Deanery Garden, Canon Lane

Enjoy a delicious meal of fish and chips, with free samples of gin, fizz and beer from local wholesalers, and music from pianist Darren Reeves.

Hosted by Chichester Cathedral Friends and open to all

£21.00

 

Saturday 20 July

11.00am

Festival Eucharist

The combined boy choristers and lay clerks

Guest Preacher: The Reverend Ronald Corp OBE

Free admission

 

12.30pm

Festival Lunch

The Deanery Garden, Canon Lane

Full details to follow

 

3.00pm

Concert - West Sussex Youth Wind Orchestra

St Paul’s Church, Chichester

James Underwood conductor

Including music by Percy Grainger, Robert Sheldon, Randall D. Standridge and David R. Gillingham.

£10.00 / £5.00 (under-25)

 

6.00pm

Concert - St John Passion

The boy choristers and lay vicars of Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester Cathedrals

Florilegium
Mark Wilde Evangelist
Robert Rice Christus
Ruth Provost Soprano
Tim Morgan Alto
Tom Robson Tenor
Božidar Smiljanić Pilate and Bass

J. S. Bach - St John Passion

Centre nave: £35.00 / £28.00 / £22.00 (under-25) / £16.00 (restricted view)

Side aisles (restricted/no view with TV coverage): £16.00 / £13.50

 

8.30pm

Jazz and Hog Roast Evening

The Deanery Garden, Canon Lane

End the Festival with an evening of jazz and enjoy a Hog Roast in the wonderful surroundings of the Deanery garden

Hosted by Chichester Cathedral Friends

£25.00

 

Sunday 21 July

Services sung by the Choir of Chichester Cathedral

10.00am

Mattins

11.00am

Sung Eucharist

3.30pm

Evensong with Dismissal of Choristers

 

Free admission to all services