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Concerts

Concert in aid of the restoration of St. John’s Church

We are taking part in a concert to raise funds towards the restoration St John's church at Lancaster Priory Church, Friday 15th June 2018 at 7.30pm. St John the Evangelist Church, on North Road in Lancaster is in trouble. It's a jewel in Lancaster's Georgian heritage. A concert has been organised at the Priory Church,… Continue reading Concert in aid of the restoration of St. John’s Church

Concerts

Concert in aid of Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team

8.00pm Friday 18th May 2018 United Reformed Church, Croston Road, Garstang, PR3 1FL. £5 ticket at the door including refreshments. Concert proceeds to the Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team which provides such outstanding support and assistance in open country, especially in the hills where much of the choir’s music was first sung. Download the poster: GSS… Continue reading Concert in aid of Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team

Workshops

Singing Workshop at The Gregson Centre, Lancaster

Saturday 10th December - 11am to 4.30pm A singing workshop run by Paul Guppy (Director of The Gladly Solemn Sound). He will be leading a workshop of West Gallery carols in the Olive Room at the Gregson Community Centre, Moor Lane, Lancaster, LA1 3PY. Come along and sing with several of our choir members. Entry… Continue reading Singing Workshop at The Gregson Centre, Lancaster

Concerts

Concert with the Millennium Choir at St John’s Church, Lancaster, 27th September 2014

*** THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN RELOCATED TO THE OLIVE BAR AT THE GREGSON CENTRE, MOOR LANE, LANCASTER. THE NEW START TIME IS 8PM, AND THERE WILL BE NO CHARGE FOR ENTRY (THOUGH DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED). *** The Gladly Solemn Sound will be holding a joint concert with fellow Lancaster group the Millennium Choir at… Continue reading Concert with the Millennium Choir at St John’s Church, Lancaster, 27th September 2014

Concerts

Spring Concert at St John’s Church, Lancaster, 17th May 2014 7.30pm

The Gladly Solemn Sound will be holding a Spring Concert at St John's Church, North Road, Lancaster, on Saturday 17th May 2014, starting at 7.30pm. The concert is being held in aid of Lancaster Samaritans, with all proceeds going to them. Admission is £5 and tickets are available on the door, or from the Samaritans… Continue reading Spring Concert at St John’s Church, Lancaster, 17th May 2014 7.30pm

CDs

Some music for Christmas… The Oxen

One of our popular Christmas pieces is The Oxen, a poem by Thomas Hardy and set to music by Paul Guppy, our Musical Director. The poem recounts the Christmas legend that descendants of the beasts who knelt in reverence at the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, continue to do so on Christmas Eve to this day. Hardy… Continue reading Some music for Christmas… The Oxen