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Copies of Canon Dennis Kelly’s book available….

Chester Cathedral 1992: Close Encounters in the First Person

Chester from the Rows

We have a number of copies of this wonderful book by our late President and friend, Canon Dennis Kelly. If you’d like to get your hands on a copy, please let us know via the contact form and we will have a copy sent to you. All we ask is a donation to the Association (CCOCA) and if you’re not a member, that you leave your address in the message field so we know where to send the book.

Julian Kelly – Organ Recital ** Event Postponed**

We are delighted to announce that one of our members, Julian Kelly is to give an organ recital at Chester Cathedral on Thursday 12th November 2020 at 1.10 p.m.

Julian is Director of Music at Saint Anne’s church, Kew, a Freeman of the City of Chester, and a former chorister of Chester Cathedral (1970-74), brother of former chorister Nicholas Kelly (1969-74) and son of Past President the Reverend Canon Dennis Charles Kelly (1939-43).

His programme is as follows:

Prelude and Fugue in B minor  BWV 544 J S Bach (1685-1750)
Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend’ BWV 709 J S Bach (1685-1750)
Prelude and Fugue in E-flat major  
BWV 552 J S Bach (1685-1750)

Tickets can be purchased in advance from the Box Office on 01244 500 959,  on the day at the Cathedral Welcome desk, or by clicking here.

Due to the English Covid-19 lockdown, this recital has been postponed to a later date (to be confirmed)