Tuesday 13 July - Sunday 18 July 2021
Dedication Festival Week
On Sunday 18 July we celebrate our Dedication Festival, which marks 157 years since St Saviour's was consecrated in 1864.
In the week leading up to Sunday 18th there will be some exciting concerts and events, all raising money for the future development of St Saviour's. There is a suggested donation of £5 for each event, and booking is not required.
At all events social distancing arrangements will be in place and masks must be worn. You are very welcome!
IGNAS MAKNICKAS piano
Tuesday 13 July 2021 - 1:15 pm
Young Lithuanian pianist Ignas Maknickas (standing in for Victor Braojos) performs a recital of Mozart and Chopin.
Mozart Sonata No. 12 in F major, K. 332
Chopin Nocturne Op. 27 No. 1 in C-sharp minor
Chopin Etudes Op. 10 No. 8 and Op. 25 No. 10
Chopin Mazurkas Op. 59 No. 1 and 3
Chopin Barcarolle in F-sharp major, Op. 60
PAOLO RINALDI piano
Wednesday 14 July 2021 - 1:15 pm
STEINWAY artist Paolo Rinaldi returns to St Saviour's with a recital of Chopin.
Ballades nos. 3-4
Piano Sonata in B-flat minor Op. 35
Scherzo No.2 in B-flat minor Op.31
Tuesday 13 July 2021 - 9:00 pm
A beautiful way to close the day: a live choir sing the ancient service of Night Prayer.
Weelkes - Nunc Dimittis 'Short Service'
Guerrero - Ave Virgo Sanctissima
HELENA MOORE soprano
Thursday 15 July 2021 - 1:15 pm
Helena Moore (soprano) and Richard Gowers (piano) present a song recital that includes Richard Strauss's beautiful Four Last Songs.
SING AFTER SCHOOL
Thursday 15 July 2021 5:30 pm
After a fantastic first full year, the children's outreach programme at St Saviour's - Sing After School - sing Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the amazing technicolour dreamcoat under the guidance of outreach officer Lorna Price.
Friday 16 July 2021 - 6:00 pm
On the exact 157th anniversary of our consecration in 1864, Fr Victor Stock gives a guided tour of the history of St Saviour's, followed by drinks. There is a suggested donation of £5 for this event.
CHORAL EVENSONG &
Sunday 18 July 2021 - 5:00 pm
Balfour-Gardiner - Evening Hymn
Ayleward - Responses
Noble - Evening Service in B minor
Parry - Blest Pair of Sirens
Walton - Crown Imperial
RICHARD GOWERS organ
Friday 16 July 2021 - 1:15 pm
Richard Gowers, Director of Music at St Saviour's, gives a recital on our newly-restored 1870 Hill Organ. Works by Elgar, Walton and McDowall.
Sunday 18 July 2021 - 10:30 am
At our Sunday Sung Mass with Confirmation we are joined by the Bishop of London to celebrate the Dedication Festival. Our church choir and children's choir celebrate with music by Byrd and Parry. The service is followed by a bring-your-own picnic in St George's Square.