r150 Calendar of Events
Here you will find details of all the 150th Celebration Events. Look below to find information about Worship, Concerts, Exhibitions and Talks.
Worship and Celebration...
Worship and Celebration
Sunday 17 June 11.00am - Celebration Festival Mass
with Rt Revd Rachel Treweek Bishop of Gloucester
Wednesday 15 August 7.30pm - Feast of the Assumption
with Pilgrims form Holy Faith Santa Fe
Sunday 14 October - 11.00am Parish Mass Celebration
with new Bishop of Bristol
Sunday 25 November - 11.00am Thanksgiving Mass
with Bishop of Bristol Rt Revd Vivienne Faull.
Our Anniversary Year will conclude this Sunday with a very special visit of the recently enthroned Bishop of Bristol
Music and Concerts...
Music and Concerts
Saturday 3 March - 7.30pm Chichester Psalms, City of Bristol Choir, conducted by David Ogden. A concert celebrating the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein, one of America's greatest conductors and composers, with a performance of his exuberant choral work. Tickets £15.00, Students in full time education and under 18s £5.00. Box Office: www.cityofbristolchoir.org.uk , 0117 923 0164
Opus 13 Music Shop, St Michael's Hill.
Thursday 8 March - 7.00pm Community Choral Concert
To include: The premiere of John Marsh 'The River of Life' and Benjamin Britten 'St Nichols'. Admission by ticket FREE. All Saints Church Office 0117 974 1355 firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday 4 April - 7.30pm Gesualdo Six with Owain Park
Tickets £10.00, under 18s £5.00
Saturday 12th May - New Bristol Sinfonia,
Conducted by Jonathan Lo with programme to include Wagner - Siegfried Idyll; Bruch Violin Concerto with Julia Hwang soloist; Beethoven Symphony No.7
Wednesday 16th May - Bach I Thomas Bowes Violin
Part of the nationwide Bach Pilgrimage
Wednesday 30th May - Bach II Thomas Bowes Violin
Part of the nationwide Bach Pilgrimage
Sunday 24th June - 7.30pm - Nova
Directed by Bruce Saunders. Golden music from Renaissance Portugal and Spain, including Victoria, Vivanco, Cardoso, Morago, Lobo, guerrero, de Gois and the modern world premiere of the recently discovered Requiem Mass by Antonio Gallego.
Thursday 18th October - 5.30pm - Tewkesbury Abbey's Schola Cantorum
Directed by Simon Bell, Solemn Evensong for the Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist will be sung by Schola Cantorum, the choir of men and boys which sings the weekday services in Tewkesbury Abbey. This will be preceded at 3pm by a talk about the history of the church by Professor Gillian Clark, Professor Emerita of Ancient History at Bristol University. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Wednesday 24th October - 6.00pm - Carmen On The Lake -
Opera At All Saints
Bristol Film Festival are partnering with All Saints Church to bring a groundbreaking production of Carmen, produced for the Bregenz Festival on a stunning floating stage. Enjoy a spectacular evening of event cinema at its finest. There will be a drinks reception and live music on arrival, then marvel at this classic piece of opera brought to life in a unique way.
For tickets and full information go to: Bristol Film Festival
The Organ Recital Series:
Saturday 21 April 4pm - Simon Bell
(Tewkesbury Abbey & Dean Close School)
Saturday 19 May 4pm - Martyn Rawles
(Assistant Director of Music Lichfield Cathedral)
Saturday 28 July 7.30pm - Thomas Gaynor
(winner of St Albans Competition 2017)
Saturday 15 September 4pm -Tony Pinel
(St Chad's Shrewsbury)
Saturday 20 October 4pm - Andrew Kirk
(St Mary's Redcliffe)
Exhibitions and Events...
Exhibitions and Events
5-6 May - Carolyn Seager Photographic Exhibition 'The Light of Hope 2018' (11am-6pm)
A professional photographer, writer and publicist, Carolyn will be exhibiting Devon seascapes over the weekend. Admission to the exhibition is free and all are welcome.
11-13 May - Art in the Atrium
Featuring our own Randall Artists, this weekend exhibition with launch with Friday drinks reception invitees.
May - Book Launch: John Hudson
'All Saints for All People'
1-10 June - Second Look Photographic Exhibition
A weekend exhibition with Friday drinks reception invitees.
June (date tbc) - Summer Evening Drinks
for local independent businesses (by invitation)
14th July - Opera Picnic
Charity event in support of Off The Record
31 August- Marchant Barron 'An Evening With'
followed by a week of poetry exhibition (31-9 September)
15th September - 10am - Doors Open Day
Church Exhibition, organ recital and secret garden.
12-14 October - Bristol West Art Trail
Art in the Atrium, a weekend exhibition with Friday night drinks reception invitees. An opportunity to view the work of a large group of artists with a diverse range of styles, both 2D and 3D in a lively and colourful exhibition.
Talks and Lectures...
Talks and Lectures
Saturday 28th April - 4pm Professor Mike Benton
'A Palaeontologist's View of the Future'
Saturday 9th June - 4pm Professor Frances Spalding CBE
'Life and Work of John Piper'
Saturday 11th August 4.00pm - Dr Ruth Dudley Edwards
'An Atheist Speaks For Christianity'
Saturday 29th September - 4pm Professor Mark Chapman
'Catholic Renewal Lives On'