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  • Tudor England Tour Launched Posted on 18 June 2018

    TKM INAUGURAL ‘TUDOR ENGLAND’ TOUR

    “Exploring hidden music that defines an age”

    Friday 7th – Sunday 9th December 2018

    Sneaton Castle Centre and St Hilda’s Priory, Whitby

    Join Tim Knight to be amongst the last to sing in this stunning 19th Century building before it closes in its current form in December this year. Sneaton Castle Centre is situated in beautiful and extensive grounds adjacent to St Hilda's Priory and is within walking distance of historic and picturesque Whitby, close to Sandsend and the glorious North Yorkshire countryside and coastline.

    Tim Knight has been running singing events, workshops and tours for over 15 years and has built up a reputation for providing singers with a rewarding, educational and memorable experience singing fine music in fine venues throughout the UK, America and Europe. He is a keen ambassador for choral music and tradition and believes that Tudor music lies at the heart of our English Heritage. This journey with Tim through some the hidden repertoire of Tudor Advent and Christmas Music will include pieces by Tallis, Gibbons, Byrd, Child and Tomkins, with Tallis’ ‘Missa Puer natus est nobis’ being our featured piece (subject to all voice parts being available).

    Cost options:    £149.00 Standard basic room (single or twin occupancy and shared bathroom)

                               or £179.00 Ensuite room (twin with ensuite bathroom, tea and coffee facilities

    Itinerary:           

    Friday              -           Dinner at 7pm and introduction to the weekend

    Saturday          -           Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)

                                         Morning, afternoon, evening singing sessions

    Sunday             -           Breakfast and Mass in the Priory

                                          (optional packed lunch available by prior arrangement)

    Costs include meals stated in the itinerary. A deposit of £50.00 will be required on or before 1st August 2018 to secure your booking, with full payment required on or before 1st October 2018. Music packs will be provided when the final payment has been received.

    Please email mail@timknightmusic.com ASAP to request a booking form.

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