manuscript of chanting monks

A recital by the Benedict Biscop Gregorian Choir, a group drawing singers from across the North-East of England to perform Gregorian chant and other plainsong.   Together they explore some of the roots of Western music and attempt to relate the heritage of this music to life in the 21st century.   Enjoy chant at…

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stained glass of Benedict Biscop

Open to all, this workshop is a stand-alone day for people who want to try plainsong for the first time or for those who love the chant but don’t want the commitment of regular rehearsals. Come along for the pleasure of singing with others and exploring beautiful music still vibrant after more than a thousand…

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