From the 21st July 2021, each Wednesday at 7.45 pm.
Having postponed his 150th anniversary celebrations last year, we are celebrating 151 years since the birth of the extraordinarily talented Parisian organist and composer, Louis Vierne. Each recital will include a performance of one of his magnificent Symphonies, alongside the works of other composers.
Tickets are £10 from www.ticketsource.co.uk/derbycathedralmusic.
Please note, masks will be required, and Covid distancing measures will continue to be strictly observed unless further guidance is issued to the contrary.
Saturday 7th August 2021
Do you dare…?
Face your fears and sign up to our Abseil this August! Scale great heights and raise money for whichever area of #UHDB’s hospitals is closest to your heart.
This really is a unique opportunity to get a panoramic view of our city, as you prepare to abseil 212ft down the side of one Derby Cathedral.
Please note, entrants must be 14 or over. Registration is £20, minimum sponsorship of £100. For full details check out the Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity website
Saturday 11th September 2021
After the disappointment of postponing this event in 2020 we cannot wait to get this off the ground!
This is your chance to abseil 212 ft down the Derby Cathedral! The challenge is terrifying, the cause rewarding. Are you up for it?
The abseil benefits both the When You Wish Upon a Star Uk charity and Derby Cathedral. Adventurous participants will climb the 189 steps of the tower before taking on the descent from the top of the Cathedral.
Secure your place today: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0115 979 1720.
We will support you with fundraising advice and ideas to help you achieve your fundraising target.
Click on the link below to download a booking form now!
Complete and return by email to email@example.com or by post to: When You Wish Upon a Star, Head Office, Futurist House, Valley Road, Nottingham, NG5 1JE
All proceeds from this event are split 50/50 between us and Derby Cathedral.
Saturday 2nd October 2021
We are thrilled to welcome back the Folk Festival for 2021!
Now in its 15th year this will be the chance to get together again and it's going to be extra special this time.
A number of artists who were due to perform in 2020, but were unable to be part of the ‘At Home’ event, will be returning for 2021, along with past favourites and familiar faces who will once again be able to play with a full band.
We will be welcoming to the Cathedral:
Doug Eunson & Sarah Matthews and Bob Fox
Ellie Gowers and Jim Moray
The full festival line up can be found on www.derbyfolkfestival.co.uk
Weekend Festival Tickets are available now from Derby Live
Saturday 2nd October 2021
Calling all daredevils and those with a head for heights, come and join us at Derby Cathedral as our charity abseil returns in October.
For one day only, you'll have the chance to climb the 189 steps to the top of the cathedral's tower. Here you'll be harnessed up, before climbing over the edge and abseiling the 212ft back down - you're bound to feel an adrenaline rush afterwards!
Our abseil is available from 9am until 5.30pm and you'll be asked your preferred time slot when booking. This event always proves popular with children and adults alike, so be quick - you won't want to miss out!
There's a cost of £20 to sign up and all participants are required to raise a minimum of £100 in sponsorship.
Full details on registering for this event can be found on the Rainbows website
Saturday 23rd October 2021, 11.00am
A service for all who have suffered the loss of a baby, at any stage of pregnancy, at birth, or in infancy.
The Saying Goodbye Services are the first international set of remembrance services for people who have lost a child at any stage of pregnancy, at birth or in infancy, whether the loss be recent or 80 years ago. In addition, anyone who has been through fertility treatment or who has never been able to have children for whatever reason, is most welcome.
All are welcome, and if you require further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 30th October 2021, 7.30pm
London Concertante return to us this autumn for the first time since the pandemic and we cannot wait to welcome them back!
Bach – Violin Concerto in A minor
Vivaldi – Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor
Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Vivaldi – The Four Seasons
Tickets are available now for their website, priced at £35/£29/£24
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