The St Marylebone Festival 
20 - 26 July 2019

 

                                             

 

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Festival Programme
In anticipation of our Changing Lives project, the fourth St Marylebone Festival  (20-26 July 2019) continues our tradition of celebrating our parish's local community and the rich cultural heritage.
 
‘Come and Sing’ Marylebone resident Karl Jenkins' The Armed Man; and explore our connections with famous figures such as Judy Garland, Vaslav Nijinsky, Kathleen Ferrier and Ralph Vaughan Williams. You can transport yourself to a Marylebone of the past by listening to (and even dancing to) music from the 18th Century Pleasure Gardens of Old Marylebone,  and experience a 1920s Marylebone dinner and soirée on the final evening.
 
To coincide with the St Marylebone Festival we are also showing an exhibition of icons and other religious works by Gabrielle Boyle.  Entitled Heavenly Lightthe exhibition takes place in the Crypt Hall from 16th - 27th July 2019.  
 
Come and help us tell our story!
 
Click here for the Festival website
 
 
The Festival At A Glance
 
SATURDAY 20 JULY
2 - 7 pm: Come & Sing: The Armed Man (6 pm performance)
 
SUNDAY 21 JULY
11am - 12.30 pm: Festival Choral Eucharist
2 - 2.45 pm: Organ Duets: Stars & Stripes Forever
4.30 - 6 pm: Jazz In Marylebone: Inspired by Sidney Bechet
 
MONDAY 22 JULY
1 - 1.50 pm: Dancing with Nijinsky
3 - 5 pm: Screening: The Wizard Of Oz

6.45 pm - Pre concert talk by Gary Horrocks

7.30 - 9 pm: A Judy Garland Tribute
 
TUESDAY 23 JULY
1 - 1.50 pm: The Rossettis in Song
7.30 - 9 pm: On Wenlock Edge - A Vaughan Williams Celebration
 
WEDNESDAY 24 JULY
1 - 1.50 pm: Contemporary Composers in Conversation
7.30 - 9 pm: The San Francisco Girls Chorus
 
THURSDAY 25 JULY
10:30am - 12pm: Highland Dance Workshop
1 - 1.50 pm: The Pheasant’s Eye: Scottish Baroque Dance Music
7.30 - 9 pm: Kathleen Ferrier WHATTALIFE!
 
FRIDAY 26 JULY
1 - 1.50 pm: Songs And Airs From The Pleasure Gardens
6.30/7.45 - 9.15 pm: Between the Wars: A Roaring Twenties Soirée
6.30 pm    Pre-concert Supper (if booked)
7.45 pm    The Soirée!
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