Concerts and Events
 in and around Pershore Abbey

Tickets from 'Blue' Fashions, 19 Broad St, Pershore or as shown


NOVEMBER 2017


Saturday 18th 7.30pm - Pershore Choral winter concert The Armed Man


Timed for the weekend following Remembrance Sunday, will feature Karl Jenkins’ The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace. The work was commissioned by the Royal Armouries Museum for the Millennium celebrations.  Like Benjamin Britten's War Requiem before it, it is essentially an anti-war work based on the Catholic Mass, and incorporates the fifteenth-century folk song "L'homme armé" in the first and last movements.

Also includes Elgar’s “With Proud Everything”.


Saturday 25th 7.30pm - Cheltenham Symphony Orchestra Concert in aid of FOAG


An evening of works featuring Mozart’s Overture from The Magic Flute, Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3 in G, K216 and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5

Conductor David Curtis, Violin Benjamin Baker


Tickets: £16 (£8 students, children 15 and under free) from FOAG Office, 01886 853295 or info@foag.org


DECEMBER 2017


Saturday 2nd 7.30pm - Vale Harmony Barbershop Chorus


A Cappella Christmas Cracker Concert - a celebration of all that is Christmas and a joyful warm up to preparations for the festive season.


Tickets: £12 (£10 children under 13) available from ‘Blue’


Friday 8th 7.00pm & Saturday 9th 7.00pm - Worcester Male Voice Choir

Present their annual Christmas Concert featuring songs and choral music with soloists and accompanists.


Tickets: information to be confirmed


Friday 15th 7.30pm (doors open 7.00pm) - Johnny Coppin’s ‘All on a Winter’s Night’

(Presented by FOPA)


A seasonal mix of traditional carols, new songs, humorous readings and folklore


Tickets: £17.50 from ‘Blue’ and shiningfriends.com



DECEMBER 2017 contd.

Saturday 16th 7.30pm - Pershore Choral Christmas Concert

A festive occasion featuring well loved seasonal pieces, readings and carols.


Tickets: Centre £12.50 (£6 student/child), Side £7.50 (3.50 student/child) from ‘Blue’ or 01386 710508

JANUARY 2018

Saturday 6th 2.30pm - Worcester Philharmonic Orchestra - New Year Gala Concert


Tickets: available on the day in the Abbey or the Tourist Information Centre in Pershore.