Show of Hands tour – Union Chapel, London

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/11/2017
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Location
Union Chapel

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Show of Hands at The Union Chapel with special guest Kirsty Merryn on 9th November 2017

For tickets see www.unionchapel.org.uk

Please note that this venue offers unallocated seating

Another venue that doesn’t quite fit the ‘cathedral’ description, but what a venue! We think you’ll forgive us once you’ve seen this beautiful chapel. Here’s a little snippet of info for you.

1870 – Henry Allon puts music at the heart of Union Chapel
When he arrived at the Chapel Allon described the services as ‘musically at zero’. He would go on to change all that. The whole congregation, not just the choir was expected to sing. They even tackled the Hallelujah Chorus. When the Chapel was re-built under Allon’s direction in the 1870s every care was taken to make it suitable for Music. And in fact the glorious rose window shows angels all playing musical instruments. Today that tradition continues – the Chapel a world-renowned music venue’

About the author: Kirsty Merryn