2019 Chant Workshop in Askrigg, Upper Wensleydale

The eighth annual Gregorian Chant Workshop will be held on Saturday 21 September 2019 in St Oswald’s Church, Askrigg, North Yorkshire.

Askrigg is a small village in Upper Wensleydale still famous for being the location for the TV programme ‘All Creatures Great and Small’.

The day will last from 10.00am and finish with Vespers at 4.00pm. The director is Philip Duffy who is an Associate Director of the Schola Gregoriana and a former choir master of Liverpool RC Cathedral. No previous experience of Gregorian chant is necessary.

The fee for the day is £15 which includes tuition and music (to keep). The day will end with the service of Vespers to which members of the public are welcome. Further details will be available when people sign up. All are welcome including beginners who have never sung the chant but would like to try.

To book, please contact MaryRose Kearney by email at maryrosekearney@hotmail.com, or send a cheque for £20 to “The Gregorian Workshop” c/o Kearney, Summerdown, Silver St Askrigg, Leyburn, N. Yorks. DL8 3HS.