THE CARNIVAL BAND
AND THE ANGLICAN AND METHODIST CHURCHES OF RETFORD
Luther 500 – The Musical Legacy
Led by Andy Watts of The Carnival Band
A Saturday workshop exploring the musical heritage of Martin Luther and the Reformation. Also West Gallery Music and similar styles from Britain, Europe and America, as performed today by Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band.
For singers and instrumentalists (number of places limited to 50)
St. Saviour’s Parish Church, Retford
Saturday 14th October 2017 10.00am to 5.00pm
Followed by a Luther 500 Anniversary Celebration Service at 7.00pm
Andy Watts will provide music including some of the arrangements used by Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band in their recordings ‘Sing Lustily and With Good Courage’ and ‘Paradise Found’.
He will coach singers and instrumentalists in a selection of hymns and sacred music from the 16th to the 19th century.
The music will then be used in the service that evening.
Previous workshops have proved a huge hit with participants and congregation alike, as new life is breathed into these wonderful tunes.
Please reserve you place on Eventbright
and then download and return an application form from here, cost £10, including daytime refreshments.