Thomas Hardy, sometime churchwarden of St Pancras Old Church, described west gallery music in his novels and poetry. This program will include readings from Hardy and associated dance music. Audience participation will be invited.
London Gallery Quire specialise in the music of town and country churches during the period 1700-1850. It is very different from the more familiar cathedral repertoire, much of it being lively and rhythmic, and influenced by folk music.
Tickets are £10 and go towards our appeal project. The bar opens at 7pm and the concert begins at 7.30pm.