Derby National Gathering

Derby Cathedral
Join us for a weekend packed with music, sightseeing, good company and good food. The Derby National Gathering will include the long-awaited world premiere of Alison Willis's competition-winning Derby Canticles.

In order to book, please note you must select from the individual events listed below which parts of the Gathering you will attend across the three days. Prices for the individual events are listed below, and you will be also charged a £5 registration fee. The total price to attend the Gathering will be shown at the check out stage, and will depend on your preferred selection.

If you are attending the dinner, please remember to include your menu choices in your registration. 

When
11/5/2021 - 11/7/2021
Where
Derby Cathedral Derby Cathedral Centre 18-19 Iron Gate Derby, DE1 3GP UNITED KINGDOM
Sign in or create an account to register Last day to register is 10/23/2021

Programme

Friday, 05 November 2021

Description
Organ recital at Derby Cathedral
Time
1:00 PM
1:00 PM
Derby Cathedral Interior
Coach trip to Repton School
Time
2:30 PM
2:30 PM
Coach
3:00 PM
Repton School Chapel
Sung by the boys and lay clerks
Time
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
Derby Cathedral boy choristers

Saturday, 06 November 2021

Description
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
10:30 AM
Derby Cathedral
General tour of the Cathedral
Time
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
10:30 AM
Derby Cathedral interior
Recital by Alex and Dora Binns
Time
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
Alex and Dora
The three-course Gathering Dinner will be held at the Grade II Cathedral Quarter Hotel
Time
7:00 PM
7:00 PM
Gathering Dinner

Sunday, 07 November 2021

Description
Sung by the Girls and Lay Clerks
Time
10:45 AM
10:45 AM
Derby Cathedral girl choristers
Talk by the composition competition winner and the Director of the RSCM followed by tea and cake
Time
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
Alison Willis
A chance to attend the Cathedral Choir's rehearsal before Evensong
Time
4:45 PM
4:45 PM
Derby Cathedral interior
Including the world première of Alison Willis's Derby Canticles
Time
5:15 PM
5:15 PM
Derby Cathedral