Tag Archives: Grimsby

Choirs from the East….

Having enjoyed singing as one of three Minster Choirs in March, we go on our travels, again, next week to sing with three of the Eastern-most church choirs in the country!  The Minster Choir will join those from All Saints’, … Continue reading

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Exciting times

There is much excitement around the Minster, at the moment.  In the last two weeks, we have welcomed five new choristers, all from Lisle Marsden Primary Academy, after our Director of Music listened to every child in the top three … Continue reading

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First choral service of 2015

After our Christmas break, choral services start, again, with Choral Evensong for the Feast of the Epiphany sung by the Minster Singers on Sunday, 4 January 2015 at 6.00pm at the Minster.  Music by Brewer, Cornelius, Daquin, and Smith will … Continue reading

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A very busy Christmas

Members of the Choirs of Grimsby Minster are now enjoying a well-earned Christmas break after a very busy December featuring countless carol services as well as the regular round of choral services.  Somewhere in between all of the singing at … Continue reading

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Nearly there…..

After a very busy Advent season with very many carol services, eucharists, evensongs, and various other events sung by one, more, or all of our Choirs, we are nearly at Christmas.  At the time of writing, we have only three … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We celebrate the start of the Church’s year on Advent Sunday, 30 November.  Our musicians will be in action on three times at the Minster.  The morning sees the Choristers and Choral Scholars singing at the Sung Eucharist at 10.30am. In … Continue reading

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Congratulations, David

Very many congratulations to our Senior Choral Scholar, David Whitworth.  Earlier in November, David took the Royal School of Church Music’s Gold Award examination.  This is a rigorous examination, lasting for an hour, which tests musical ability but also understanding of liturgy … Continue reading

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History in the making

History was made at the Minster on the last Sunday of the church’s year, the Feast of Christ the King.  During the morning choral eucharist, Father Nick Nawrockyi installed Millie Brown as the new Head Chorister. Although girls have sung in … Continue reading

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Come and join us

Our latest recruitment tool has now arrived – a bigger than life-size photograph of a chorister, with a space through which one can fit one’s head!  This will be based in the Minster, but will also travel around with us to … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Miriam

Sunday, 12 October saw Miriam Dodd receiving her surplice, so becoming a full chorister.  In a ceremony at the start of the Choral Eucharist, Miriam was admitted to choristership and was vested in her surplice by the Rector of Grimsby, and … Continue reading

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