Spode Music Week will run from Monday 14th - Monday 21st August 2017. Details will be updated on this page as they are confirmed. You can also get an idea of the course schedule by looking at last year’s timetable.

Course Mass

Mass op. 44 by Kenneth Leighton
Conducted by John Gibbons

Other choral works

Stabat Mater by Domenico Scarlatti
Laß, Fürstin, laß noch einen Strahl, BWV 198 Johann Sebastian Bach
Conducted by David Bednall

Daily Mass & Compline

Conducted by the Director of Liturgical Music, Philip Duffy

Junior Choir

Repertoire TBC
Conducted by Elizabeth Burrowes


Repertoire TBC
Conducted by Eli Corp

String Orchestra

Repertoire TBC
Directed by Roderick Morris

Junior Orchestra

Repertoire TBC
Conducted by Angelica Galea

Scratch work

The Zoo by B.C. Stephenson/Arthur Sullivan
Trial by Jury by W.S. Gilbert/Arthur Sullivan
Conducted by Deborah Miles-Johnson


Early modern travel and Thomas Weelkes's Thule, the period of cosmographie
Dr Katherine Bank

Is nothing secular? Music as incarnation and transfiguration
Christopher Dingle

Giovanni Porta's Il Ritratto dell'Eroe - flattering a naughty cardinal
Richard Vendome

Music and the Church: towards harmony
Fr Dominic White OP


Ann Sloboda & Austin Sherlaw-Johnson Piano duet

Edward Tambling Organ

Dominic Bevan Tenor and accompanist TBC

Other course events

Wind Band
Guitar group
Viol Consort
Recorder Consort

Charity registration number 1026975