A Summer's Evening of Music with Mexborough Male Voice and Choir Kidderminster Valentine Ladies Choir
Saturday 26th July 2014 starting at 7.30pm
Come to hear a variety of music from this famous traditional choir and their guests from Kidderminster in the splendid surroundings of the Neo-Gothic Church in Wentworth.
Mexborough MVC was formed in 1925 by a group who worked in the local industries of coal, steel and railways. It has benefited from having had a succession of long serving conductors and has a long history of running successful concerts in local churches aid of local charities. For this concert they will be joined by a visiting choir from Cheltenham to provide a rich diversity of performance.
Refreshments will be served during the interval.
Saturday 5th July 2014 at 7.30pm.
The Tom Downing Collier Memorial Concert: An evening of songs and piano music with Kate Hyland-Collier and Richard Taylor
We do hope you can join us in this fundraising event for Church funds and Leukaemia Research.
For further details or to book, please use the attached booking form.
Saturday June 28th 2014, starting at 2.00 pm
There will be plenty of exciting stalls, bric-a-brac, cakes, games and novelty events
Please tell all your friends! - This is a chance to make a generous contribution towards the running of our beautiful church.
Saturday 14th June 2014 at 7.30pm.
The Thurnscoe Harmonic Male Voice Choir is well known to Wentworth. It was formed in 1924 and is now recognised as one of the premier male voice choirs in the country. Over the last few years their reputation has gone from strength to strength, winning over 100 awards in major competitions.
The Barnburgh Village Singers are a four part ladies choir, founded in the summer of 2002 by its conductor, Julia Bullars. The choir now has 36 members and sings a wide range of repertoire to a consistently high standard. Come to hear the choirs make music with a Spring flavour in the splendid surroundings of the Neo-Gothic Church in Wentworth. Refreshments will be served during the interval.
Thursday 12th June 2014 at 7.30pm
The choir was founded forty years ago as a mixed group whose aim was to raise money for charity and it goes from strength to strength. Over the years they became a ladies choir and are now again a mixed choir. They now take the name of their musical director who is well known as a tutor to many professional singers, including those with Opera North and English National Opera.
Margaret Duckworth is a professional soloist of international reputation in her own right, having sung with the Berlin Philharmonic and having won the Kathleen Ferrier award at the S’Hertogenbosch International Competition in Holland.
Come to hear the Margaret Duckworth Singers in the splendid surroundings of the Neo-Gothic Church in Wentworth. All tickets include light refreshments.Please see the attached booking form for further details.
Wentworth Church Art Exhibition 2014
Sunday 25th May 2014, 1pm to 5pm &
Monday 26th May 2014, 10am to 4pm
We will have over 600 local talented artists’ original works for sale in church as well as Live Music, Entertainment and craft stalls with refrshments being served in the school.
This year, there will no events in the Village Hall. (formerly The Mechanics Institute)
Maundy Thursday - 17th April
7.30pm Holy Communion
Good Friday - 18th April
2.00pm An Hour at the Cross
7.00pm The Cross of Christ
Friday 11th April 2014 at 7.30pm
Come and hear a variety of traditional choir music, both ancient and modern, in the splendid surroundings of the Neo-Gothic Church in Wentworth. Refreshments will be served during the interval.
The Internationally renowned Donaghadee Male Voice Choir, along with the Barnburgh Village Singers ladies’ choir will be presenting an evening of mixed choral music. The long-standing friendship between these two choirs has flourished for many years, and results from a chance meeting between the Irish choir and a Yorkshire choir some forty years ago at Ilkley Music Festival.
The Donaghadee choir came to Wentworth in 2010 to a wonderful reception and we are privileged to be able to host them once again.
Tickets cost £6 (£5 for concessions)
For postal tickets please send the booking form, a self addressed envelope and cheque (payable to Barnburgh Village Singers) to Julia Bullars, 4, Belvoir Avenue, Barnburgh, Doncaster. DN5 7EX. Tickets will also be on sale on the door.