The sixth Season of Music and the Arts centred round the medieval church of St Catherine in the beautiful Broadland village of Ludham.
|Dates||Fri 17th April to Sat 19th September 2015|
|Location||St Catherine's church,Norwich Road,Ludham (unless stated otherwise)|
The Season will start on Friday 17 April with the Inaugural Event of the Season,a return visit by Chanters Jigge, and will close with a concert of acapella harmony from Scuntulata on Saturday 19 September,2015. Although there will be one further concert on 4 December by the young highly acclaimed "Voices" choir from Norwich.
Another exciting Season full of good and different music and arts. Once again the centrepiece will be a concert given by top class musicians sponsored by Orchestras Live and North Norfolk District Council.
This year sees the return of the Ludham Open Gardens Day(21 June), put on by the Friends of St Catherine's church, when the village is thronged with visitors admiring the beautiful gardens and enjoying the ferry rides.Norfolk Wherry Brass Band will be playing again in St Catherine's after a gap of several years and St Gregory's Orchestra will be playing in the church for the first time. Chanter Jigge,who delight with their many stules of music will be paying a return visit.The three day Arts and Crafts Event,which each year draws over 1,000 visitors,this year celebrates its 10th anniversary;this year there will again be a programme of entertainment alongside the stalls,exhibits and demonstrations,as well as a special celebration, hopefully including many of the 100 exhibitors who have been involved in the event.A souvenir catalogue will also be available to mark the anniversary. There will be a week-long exhibition during Open Churches Week celebrating an area of Ludham life with exhibits of records from the Norfolk Record Office.Two other choral concerts will feature the folk band,Wheres Spot Band and the Scunsulata choir will perform four part and acapella music.
Full programme :
Saturday 17 April Chanters Jigge 7.30pm £8
Saturday 2nd,Sunday 3th May,Monday 4th May 10am-5pm 10th Annual Arts & Crafts Event. Many crafts,stalls,entertainment,refreshments Admission Free
Sunday 14th June St Gregory's Orchestra 7.30pm £8
Sunday 21th June Ludham Open Gardens Day 11am-5pm Ticket,£6 gives admission to all gardens,free ferry,free map,free car parking.
Saturday 11th July Wheres Spot band 7.30pm £8
Saturday 2nd August-Sunday 10th August Open Churches Week Exhibition
10am-5pm Admission Free
Saturday 8th August Concert by Wherry Brass Band 7.30PM £8
Saturday 29th August Esther Hopkinson classical concert of music for violin 7.30pm £8
Saturday 19th September Scunsulata 7.30pm £8
All tickets from Ludham Butchers, on door on night, or call 01692 678437