The Southern Cathedrals Festival offers a unique opportunity to enjoy music and to take part in worship within the setting of three magnificent cathedrals.

 

The Festival will be held at Winchester for 2024

Wednesday 10thJuly – Sunday 14th July 2024

Bringing together the renowned choirs of Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester Cathedrals, to offersacred choral and organ music performed to the very highest standard.

We very much look forward to welcoming you to Winchester.

 

The 2024 Festival will include:

Wednesday 10th July

9.00pm

Festival Fringe, Pilgrims' Hall

 

Thursday 11th July

5.30pm

WelcomeService with Winchester Cathedral Choir

7.00pm

Organ Recital 'Phantom of the Opera' by Jonathan Hope (Assistant Director of Music, Gloucester Cathedral)

9.00pm

Festival Fringe, Pilgrims' Hall

 

Friday
12th July

10.00am

Festival Mattins The Choirs of Chichester and Salisbury Cathedrals

11.30am

Recital for Soprano and Piano St Lawrence's Church, The Square

2.00pm

Workshop: Come and Sing Fauré St Lawrence's Church, The Square

2.00pm

Talk by Katherine Dienes-Williams The United Church Jewry Street

4.30pm

BBC Choral Evensong

5.30pm

Patrons’ Reception The DeaneryGarden

6.30pm

Performance Workshop: Fauré Requiem

7.45pm

Concert Performance: Fauré Requiem with the girl choristers of Salisbury and Wincheser and the lay clerks of allthree cathedrals

9.00pm

Festival Fringe

 

Saturday 13th July

11.00am

Festival Eucharist

12.30pm

Festival lunch Winchester Cathedral Refectory

2.00pm

Outreach Concert with Winchester Cathedral Junior Choir and local schools

4.00pm

Concert given by Winchester Cathedral Chamber Choir

6.00pm

Festival Concert,Philip Moore’s At the round earth’s imagined corners (commissioned for the 2011 Southern Cathedrals Festival) and John Rutter’s Winchester Te Deum

 

Sunday 14th July

10.00

FoundationDay Eucharist Services sung by Winchester Cathedral Choir

3.30pm

Evensong

 

For full details and booking information, click on “Festival Brochure"

 

Winchester

Winchester

Salisbury

Salisbury

Chichester

Chichester