News: Cathedral Choir USA Tour 2009

The Organists, Lay Clerks and Boy Choristers of Guildford Cathedral Choir are going on tour to the USA from 13 - 20 February 2009. A programme of fundraising events is being organised by the boys' parents to help fund the tour. Sponsorship of any kind will also be gratefully accepted, we need help funding accommodation and transport. The choir is happy to display corporate logos of sponsors in concert programmes, on luggage, clothing etc. Please contact Penny Peters 01483 547868 to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Here is the tour itinerary:

  • Friday 13 February - Fly London to New York
  • Saturday 14 February - Concert at Christ and St Stephen's Episcopal Church, 69th Street www.csschurch.org
  • Sunday 15 February - Sing High Mass at Trinity, Wall Street www.trinitywallstreet.org and Evensong at St Mary's, Times Square www.stmvirgin.org
  • Monday 16 February - Fly New York to Raleigh NC. Concert at St Michael's, Raleigh www.stmichaels-raleigh.org
  • Tuesday 17 February - Travel Raleigh to Charlotte NC (day at leisure)
  • Wednesday 18 February - Concert at Christ Church, Charlotte www.christchurchcharlotte.org
  • Thursday 19 February - Fly Charlotte to Baltimore. Sing Evensong in Washington National Cathedral www.cathedral.org
  • Friday 20 February - Day at leisure in Washington. Fly Washington to London overnight

Added Wednesday 23rd July 2008