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Choral Workshop Day of Venetian Music

October 8 @ 10:30 am - 7:30 pm

St Mary de Castro Church

We start out season with a Come and Sing event as part of the celebrations of Schutz’s 350 anniversary year. From 10.30-1 and 2.30-5 in St Mary de Castro Church in central Leicester, there will be Choral Workshop Sessions learning a variety of Venetian-inspired cori spezzati polychoral works by Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, Hans Leo Hassler and Heinrich Schütz, including music by Nun Composers Isabella Leonarda and Chiara Margarita Cozzolani. You will need to bring along your own lunch or head into Leicester to find some! After rehearsals, there will be Tea and Cake with Paul McCreesh – an informal Q&A session with our great Maestro and followed by an early evening ‘Show and Tell’ concert from 6.30pm.

Participant tickets: Full £25, Chorale Friends £20 NUS £15

Concerts tickets: Full £15 Chorale Friends £10

St Mary de Castro Church, LeicesterDetails on how to book to follow soon.


October 8
10:30 am - 7:30 pm


St Mary de Castro
Castle Street
Leicester, LE1 5WN United Kingdom
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Leicestershire Chorale