Open the Book
Take a peek inside a 600+ year-old choir book and sing some of the beautiful music.
NOTE: at present (22 March) this workshop has been cancelled, but other possibilities are being explored - e.g. electronic link or written notes along with recordings. WATCH THIS SPACE
Newcastle University Library holds The Petre Gradual, a 370-page 14th-century manuscript.
Spend an afternoon with English church chant and sing from copies of the original manuscript.
All voices welcome. No prior experience necessary.
Sage GATESHEAD • Tues 31 March: 2:00 to 4:30pm
Led by Jonathan Adams, director of Silver Plainsong and of the Benedict Biscop Gregorian Choir.