Review by Robert Hugill (PDF) Planet Hugill: An immersive experience: Even You Song at Peterborough Cathedral
Choristers from Peterborough Cathedral did our first pop up performance at West Town Primary School. Look out for more of these all around Peterborough over the next month.
Children from the choirs of St. Augustine’s CE (VA) Junior School, Bishop Creighton Academy, West Town Primary Academy & William Law CE Primary School who will all be singing Even You Song on 16 February at Peterborough Cathedral took part in workshops with the artist Bettina Furnée and writer Lucy Sheerman. We talked through how […]
Steven Grahl (the Cathedral’s Director of Music) and Alexandra Carton (Cathedral Head of Music) went in to all the schools to do rehearsals with the teachers and children this week. The workshops went well, children were enthusiastic and excited. The composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad is creating a rehearsal CD for the teachers to support their […]
The Cathedral hosted a twilight inset on 6 October to introduce the project, give teachers a chance to meet with Steven Grahl, Bettina Furnee and Lucy Sheerman and to sing through the children’s element of the new piece. The teachers were enthusiastic and there was excitement about hearing the piece sung for the very […]
We are very pleased to announce that we have successfully recruited four schools to the Even You Song project. Places for this community choir are limited to a total of 120 to ensure that all singers can be seated in the Quire of the Cathedral, the place where Evensong is traditionally performed. We will […]