Association Of British Choral Directors

Herbert Howells at 125 - a celebration across the Humber

Saturday 4th November 2017

Rare performances of choral music by Howells and his contemporaries, a chamber concert, and a choral workshop with Paul Spicer offer something for everyone during this celebration of Herbert Howells' 125th birthday across the Humber.

Chamber Concert, 4th November, 7.30pm, Frodingham Parish Hall, Scunthorpe

Including music for voice, piano and strings - tickets £8

Choral Workshop Day, 11th November, 10am - 5.30pm, Beverley Minster, Beverley

An unmissable opportunity to sing Howells' wonderful church music under Paul Spicer - tickets £15

A Musical Celebration, 12th November, 7.30pm, All Saints Church, Winterton

Choral and chamber music close out the celebration - tickets £8

For more details on any of these events, or to book, email howellshumberfest@gmail.com

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