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Durham Cathedral, Chapter House

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Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/

November 2016

Gaude, Gaude, Gaude! Marian music from the golden age of English polyphony

21/11/2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£6 – £10

For their first concert of the year, the Dunelm Consort separates from its accompanying Players to present a programme of music from before and after the English Reformation in the perfect surroundings of Durham Cathedral’s Chapter House.

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June 2017

DUPO Chamber Summer Concert

19/06/2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£5 – £8

Durham University’s Palatinate Chamber Orchestra warmly invites you to its final concert of the year, set in the serenity of the Cathedral Chapter House and featuring Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Greensleeves, Debussy’s Girl with the Flaxen Hair, and Beethoven’s triumphant Symphony No. 7 in A major.

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February 2018

Path of Miracles: Durham University Chamber Choir – More tickets available!

24/02/2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£6 – £10

The Durham University Chamber Choir invites you to their second term concert in the unparalleled acoustics of the Durham Cathedral Chapter House. More information will follow closer to the time of the event.

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March 2018

Dunelm Consort and Players: Pergolesi – Stabat Mater

06/03/2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£5 – £10

Join soloists Hannah Cox and Lewis Cullen with the Dunelm Consort & Players as they perform Giovanni Pergolesi's masterpiece 'Stabat Mater', once described by the philosopher Jean-Jeaques Rousseau as "the most perfect and touching duet to come from the pen of any composer". Written on the young composer's deathbed the piece explored lenten themes of suffering and penitence. Performed with period instruments in the beautiful acoustic of Durham Cathedral Chapter house this is certainly not a concert to be missed.…

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May 2018

Night Prayer: Compline Concert

16/05/2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£5 – £10

Save the date for a concert performance by Durham Castle Chapel Choir of Ben Rowarth's sung Compline Service. 'Night Prayer' is a new and exciting musical sequence for voices, composed by renowned and up-and-coming composer, Durham Graduate, Ben Rowarth. The work was commissioned by the London Festival of Contemporary Church Music to receive two world premieres as part of the week long festival: one in St Pancras Parish Church, London, and one in Durham Cathedral, sung by University College Chapel…

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June 2018

Divinity Quintet and Friends

06/06/2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£2.5 – £5

The Divinity Quintet are delighted to present their last concert of the academic year in the wonderful surroundings of Durham Cathedral's Chapter House. The ensemble will be joined by an array of familiar faces from within Music Durham to present some of their favourite chamber music for winds. This event is part of the 2018 Durham Festival of the Arts. Important Event Information Doors Open: 7pm Ticket Prices: Adult £5, Concession £3 Music Durham Member Tickets: £2.50 Ticket Availability:  Tickets available online until…

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February 2019

L’Heritier, Gombert, and Gesualdo: Dunelm Consort in Durham Cathedral Chapter House

19/02/2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£4 – £8

Save the date for this Dunelm Consort and Players Concert, with a choral programme featuring Gesualdo's Tenebrae Responseries for Maundy Thursday.

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March 2019

Chamber Choir: Footsteps on a Small Island

02/03/2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£6 – £10

Join Durham University Chamber Choir in the Cathedral Chapter House for a journey through music across the British Isles.

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February 2020

EXAUDI – Gesualdo | Cruel Ecstasy

04/02/2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
£1 – £10

Internationally renowned for its performances of the radical edges of vocal chamber music – from the Renaissance avant-garde to the music of today – EXAUDI brings to MUSICON a programme focused on the extraordinary madrigals of Carlo Gesualdo. Expressively extreme, technically adventurous and vocally virtuosic, Gesualdo’s last two books of madrigals are astonishing in their shocking harmonic language, disorientating juxtapositions of mood and intense emotional impact. EXAUDI’s decade-long exploration of this music seeks to bring these qualities to vivid life, alongside…

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Longings and Lamentations: Durham University Chamber Choir in Chapter House

29/02/2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
Free – £10

Durham University Chamber Choir present an intimate programme of music exploring the theme of 'longings and lamentations' in the beautiful Chapter House. Tickets available online.

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March 2020

Dunelm Consort presents: Brothers in Arms – an Exhibition of Reneissance Madrigals

06/03/2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Cathedral, Chapter House, Palace Green
Durham, DH1 3RL
Free – £10

The Dunelm Consort present a concert of Renaissance madrigals, focusing upon the works of Monteverdi and Gesualdo in the stunning acoustic of Durham Cathedral's Chapter House.

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