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Grand Organ Composers' Competition
In partnership with York Minster and Banks Music Publications we are inviting composers to create a new composition to celebrate the return of the Minster's Grand Organ, following the completion of the once-in-a-century refurbishment of the instrument.

When: June 10 – September 13, 2021
Derby National Gathering
Join us for a weekend packed with music, sightseeing, good company and good food. The Derby National Gathering will include the long-awaited world premiere of Alison Willis's competition-winning Derby Canticles.

When: November 5–7, 2021
Where: Derby
Peterborough National Gathering
The National Gathering in Peterborough will centre on the magnificent twelfth century cathedral and will involve a full timetable of services, talks, recitals and a tour of the cathedral and tower.  Further plans will be revealed shortly.

When: March 4–6, 2022
Chichester National Gathering
A wonderful three days in and around Chichester in West Sussex.

When: June 24–26, 2022
Dublin National Gathering
The National Gathering in Dublin will involve visits to St Patrick’s Cathedral, Christ Church Cathedral and the Roman Catholic St Mary’s Cathedral, with a series of talks, tours, services and recitals plus a visit to the world-famous Book of Kells at Trinity College.  On Monday 17th we will head south through the beautiful Irish countryside for a visit to St Fin Barre’s Cathedral in Cork.

When: October 14–17, 2022