The Calvin Women’s Chorale from Calvin College, Michigan, USA, will join us for a special Choral Evensong at 5.30pm on Saturday May 26.
Their guest appearance will add even more music to Belfast City which will be rocking on Friday and Saturday as part of BBC Music’s Biggest Weekend.
The Chorale was founded in 2001 by its Director, Dr Pearl Shangkuan, who will be directing the choir during Saturday’s Evensong.
Please join us on Saturday to welcome the members of the Calvin Women’s Chorale and share some sublime music at this special Evensong.
Music will include:
- Anthem: ‘Music down in my soul’ – Moses Hogan
- Anthem: ‘How can I keep from singing’ arranged by Sarah Quartel
- ‘Kyrie’ – Henk Badings
We welcome the Priory Singers for Choral Evensong on Trinity Sunday, May 27, at 3.30pm.
Please join us.
Our picture was taken during a previous visit by the Priory Singers to St Anne’s Cathedral.
What wonderful singing we heard in Belfast Cathedral on Wednesday May 16, when 10 local primary schools competed for the title of St Anne Trust Belfast Primary School Choir of the Year.
The St Anne Trust Belfast Primary Schools Choir of the Year Competition 2018 got underway on Tuesday May 15 with some wonderful singing from two special schools.
Christian Aid Ireland are hosting their second sleep-out in the run up to Christian Aid Week 2018, in Buoy Park, adjacent to Belfast Cathedral, on Friday night.
The Rev Denise Acheson, a former Dean’s Vicar at Belfast Cathedral, was introduced as part time Priest-in-Charge of the Parish of Holy Trinity & St Silas with Immanuel, Ardoyne, on Sunday May 6.
Christian Aid Week 2018 runs from May 13-19 and this year we welcome Bishop Trevor Williams, Chair of Christian Aid Ireland and a Belfast Cathedral parishioner, as guest preacher on Christian Aid Sunday, May 13.
Everyone is welcome to a coffee morning and bring and buy sale hosted by Belfast Cathedral Mothers’ Union in the Cathedral Hall on Saturday May 12.
The May / June issue of the Cathedral Digest is now available in print and online.
The Rev Dr (Wg Cdr) David Richardson, a senior RAF Chaplain, who preached at Sunday’s RAF 100 service in Belfast Cathedral, has his roots in Connor Diocese.