EVENTS & CONCERTS 2017

A simple guide to the concerts, major services and events at Malmesbury Abbey in 2017. If you have any enquiries please contact the Parish Office. Tickets for concerts are usually on sale from Malmesbury Abbey Bookshop in the weeks before the event.

 

March 3rd at 7.30pm The Derek Paravicini Quartet

A gala concert that brings to a close a day of partnership between Malmesbury Abbey and Music for Autism. At 11am a concert for young people living with autism, at 2pm a concert for older people and those living with dementia and their carers and then a Gala concert in the evening to rise funds for the charity Music for Autism.

Good Friday at 6.30pm Devotional Concert with Malmesbury Abbey Choir

An hour of music and readings depicting the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, including Lotti's Crucifixus and Handel's Behold the Lamb of God from the Messiah. Admission free.

Dec 1st  at 6.30pm Advent Carols by Candlelight I

A beautiful service of Advent Carols and readings in a candlelit Abbey, with music by Palestrina, Tallis, Ešenvalds and Manz sung by Malmesbury Abbey Choir. Free tickets available from November 1st.

Dec 2nd  at 6.30pm Advent Carols by Candlelight II

A beautiful service of Advent Carols and readings in a candlelit Abbey, with music by Palestrina, Tallis, Ešenvalds and Manz sung by Malmesbury Abbey Choir. Free tickets available from November 1st.

Dec 16th at 6.30pm Nine Lessons & Carols by Candlelight I

A service of magical Christmas carols and readings, with music by Byrd, Rachmaninoff, Poulenc and Lauridsen sung by Malmesbury Abbey Choir. Free tickets available from November 1st.

Dec 17th at 6.30pm Nine Lessons & Carols by Candlelight II

A service of magical Christmas carols and readings, with music by Byrd, Rachmaninoff, Poulenc and Lauridsen sung by Malmesbury Abbey Choir. Free tickets available from November 1st.