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Afternoon Chorus

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Ripon Cathedral

Ripon Cathedral

I’ve had a few days away from South Shields staying near Ripon in North Yorkshire where I sort of stumbled upon this event in the cathedral on Saturday afternoon. It was a rehearsal by the Leeds Festival Chorus with a full orchestra in the cossing, there was to be a concert in the evening featuring extensive works by Bach. The sounds of this huge choir and orchestra were absolutely awesome and uplifting, I’m glad that I popped in.

Camera details; Pentax K100D, 28mm lens, 1/10 second, f6.7, iso 200


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Written by curly

July 15, 2008 at 12:01 am

Posted in Buildings, Churches, Colour, Events

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  1. I’m glad that you popped in so you could share the scene with us. Thanks! I’m back again after a short absence because of illness. I promise to return!!


    July 15, 2008 at 1:22 am

  2. What a beautiful looking old church. It would have been wonderful to hear the music and singing there.


    July 15, 2008 at 8:31 am

  3. Love these old Churches….Music played in these places ,have a sound of there own ..


    July 15, 2008 at 2:59 pm

  4. Beautiful shot!


    July 15, 2008 at 6:04 pm

  5. Look forward to experiencing the sound,does something inside to make you feel at least a day younger hopefully more

    tony darbyshire

    August 10, 2008 at 7:56 am

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