Post Tagged with: "St Mary’s Church"

Nantwich Choral Society unveils new programme of shows

Nantwich Choral Society unveils new programme of shows

Nantwich Choral Society has unveiled a programme featuring some of the country’s best-known classical performers.

Rehearsals are in full swing for an early Easter concert including big name singers and the Northern Concordia Orchestra at Nantwich Civic Hall on March 26.

Nantwich Choral Society wows St Mary’s Church crowd at concert

Nantwich Choral Society wows St Mary’s Church crowd at concert

Singers from around the UK joined Nantwich Choral Society for a one-off ‘Come and Sing Handel’s Messiah’ concert at St Mary’s Church.

The extras swelled the choir to 201 people, who were split into sections within the church’s Nave by tenor, soprano, contralto, and bass.

Nantwich Singers appeal to Gilbert and Sullivan fans

Nantwich Singers appeal to Gilbert and Sullivan fans

The Nantwich Singers are appealing to lovers of Gilbert and Sullivan to join in a workshop and one-off performance.

The group will be staging the “Come and Sing” (or hear!) Pirates of Penzance” event on February 25 in St Mary’s Church, Nantwich.

Crib service in Nantwich attracts thousands of visitors

Crib service in Nantwich attracts thousands of visitors

By Jonathan White
The annual Crib Service at St Mary’s Church in Nantwich pulled in more than 2,000 visitors.

This re-telling of the Christmas story was performed with a modern twist three times by a mixture of adults, young people and children at 2pm, 3.30pm and 5pm.

December 26, 2016 0 comments Human Interest, News
Wistaston Singers hit notes in Christmas Carol concert

Wistaston Singers hit notes in Christmas Carol concert

By Jonathan White
The Wistaston Singers were in fine voice when they performed at a Christmas Carol concert at St Stephen’s Methodist Church in Crewe.

Phil Houghton was musical director and organist and also introduced each carol and soloist. Jane Hale was the accompanist.

December 13, 2016 0 comments Village News, Wistaston
Nantwich Concert Band and Young Voices raise £450 for cancer patients

Nantwich Concert Band and Young Voices raise £450 for cancer patients

Nantwich Concert Band and Nantwich Young Voices raised more than £450 for Cancer Research at a church concert.

The groups staged a performance at St Mary’s Church in Nantwich in aid of Crewe & Nantwich Cancer Research UK.

November 28, 2016 0 comments Charity news, News
Nantwich Singers Christmas concert to be held in St Mary’s Church

Nantwich Singers Christmas concert to be held in St Mary’s Church

Nantwich Singers are to stage a Christmas concert in St Mary’s Church on Saturday December 10.

The performance, called “This is the Truth” is taken from the words of an old English folk carol which Vaughan Williams used to open his “Fantasia on Christmas Carols”.

Reaseheath College students celebrate at Nantwich graduation

Reaseheath College students celebrate at Nantwich graduation

Reaseheath College graduates were hailed at a special graduation in Nantwich.

The graduation ceremony, held in St Mary’s Church, celebrated more than 100 graduates who had completed degrees validated by Harper Adams University.

October 11, 2016 0 comments Environment, News, Schools & Colleges
Nantwich Singers to host Parish Mission concert

Nantwich Singers to host Parish Mission concert

The Nantwich Singers are to host a concert at St Mary’s Church as part of the Nantwich Parish Mission.

The Rector of St Mary’s recently declared that September would see the town’s churches come together to host events celebrating the town.

Twin town orchestra teams up for one-off Nantwich concert

Twin town orchestra teams up for one-off Nantwich concert

An orchestra from Crewe and Nantwich’s twin town Bischofsheim is travelling to Cheshire to perform in a one-off concert.

Local brass band Crewe Brass are hosting the visit, with the groups teaming up to perform together at St Mary’s Church in Nantwich.

Art exhibition by four local groups held in Nantwich

Art exhibition by four local groups held in Nantwich

A fine art exhibition by four local art groups will be held this weekend in Nantwich.

The event, at Nantwich Parish Rooms by St Mary’s Church, will see work from ARTSupport, Pastel Club, Wybunbury Art Group and Shavington Art Group.

Mum launches Classical Kids venture for Nantwich youngsters

Mum launches Classical Kids venture for Nantwich youngsters

A Nantwich mum has launched a new business to boost youngsters’ brain power – with classical music!

Andrea Clews’ Classical Kids venture plays music concerts to babies and pre-schoolers.

August 9, 2016 0 comments Business, Business
St Mary’s Church Nantwich to host hospice gala concert

St Mary’s Church Nantwich to host hospice gala concert

St Mary’s Church in Nantwich will host the annual gala concert organised by St Luke’s Hospice.

The concert is being held in association with the Nantwich Food and Drink Festival, on September 3.