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March 2014

4 of 5: Landscapes and Literature

Mon 31 March 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
April 2014

5 of 5: Landscapes and Literature

Mon 7 April 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
May 2014

1 of 3: From the Divine to the Secular: The Italian Renaissance in Venice, Rome and Florence

Thu 1 May 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

2 of 3: From the Divine to the Secular: The Italian Renaissance in Venice, Rome and Florence

Thu 8 May 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

3 of 3: From the Divine to the Secular: The Italian Renaissance in Venice, Rome and Florence

Thu 15 May 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

The Magdalene in Art

Fri 16 May 2014, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
July 2014

Closing Date: Sanctuary at Sarum

Wed 23 July 2014, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
August 2014

Opening Date: David Carson Shaw Exhibition

Sat 2 August 2014
Exhibition of paintings in the Sarum College Common Room representing images from civilisations and cultures past and present. Read more

Closing Date: David Carson Shaw Exhibition

Sun 31 August 2014
Exhibition of paintings in the Sarum College Common Room representing images from civilisations and cultures past and present. Read more
October 2014
£90 - £170

Sarum Singing Break 2014

Fri 3 October 2014, 4:00 pm to Sun 5 October 2014, 4:00 pm
The Sarum Singing Break is for anyone who enjoys singing liturgical church music. We will rehearse and sing services in the college chapel, Salisbury Cathedral and St. Martin’s Church. The repertoire will cover music from Tudor times to present day compositions. The weekend will be led by Nigel Groome, Regional Music Adviser for the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM), and Director of Music at Beckenham Parish Church. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |… Read more
£10 - £45

Lunchtime Concert: Michael George Titt & Maria Jose Carrasqueira

Fri 10 October 2014, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Michael George Titt (flute) and Maria Jose Carrasqueira (piano). A varied programme spanning 300 years: Vinci, Reade, Sommerfeldt, Greig and Gade. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£90 - £150

Singing with Confidence

Sat 18 October 2014, 10:00 am to Sun 19 October 2014, 2:00 pm
A relaxed weekend of singing with techniques and advice for all those who think they can’t sing. Whether you only sing on your own in order to avoid criticism, or in a choir or in the pub, but hope you won’t stand out, this weekend is for you. Ministers wary of singing in front of their congregations are very welcome! Singing, like writing or playing tennis, is as much a matter of skill as anything else. The more we understand… Read more
November 2014
£37.50

The Literature of World War One (1st of 5)

Mon 3 November 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since. After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk … Read more
£37.50

The Literature of World War One (2nd of 5)

Mon 10 November 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since. After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk … Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Musicke in the Ayre

Fri 14 November 2014, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Musicke in the Ayre: Philippa Neaverson and Merrilyn Richardson (sopranos) and Din Ghani (lute). Programme includes lute songs, duets and solos from the 16th and 17th centuries. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800… Read more
£37.50

The Literature of World War One (3rd of 5)

Mon 17 November 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since. After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk … Read more
£37.50

The Literature of World War One (4th of 5)

Mon 24 November 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since. After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk … Read more
December 2014
£37.50

The Literature of World War One (5th of 5)

Mon 1 December 2014, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The unprecedented destructiveness of the First World War led to the creation of more literature than any other war involving Britain before or since. After an introductory consideration of the treatment of war in literature prior to 1914, these series of evening lectures will focus on a range of writing, especially of poetry, during the years of the First World War, both in the fields of action and on the Home Front. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk … Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Norbert Meyn & Malcolm Miller

Fri 5 December 2014, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Norbert Meyn (tenor) and Malcolm Miller (piano). Programme includes Beethoven and Mendelssohn Lieder. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
January 2015
£45

The Character of Parish Churches (1st of 6)

Thu 22 January 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
This fully illustrated series of six lectures aims to expand your knowledge of the ways our parish churches have developed. We shall examine architectural styles, monuments, stained glass, and other fascinating features by looking at churches across Wessex, Britain and Europe. Please note that this course is now fully booked. Contact Alison Ogden for all enquiries. aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£45

The Character of Parish Churches (2nd of 6)

Thu 29 January 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
This fully illustrated series of six lectures aims to expand your knowledge of the ways our parish churches have developed. We shall examine architectural styles, monuments, stained glass, and other fascinating features by looking at churches across Wessex, Britain and Europe. Please note that this course is now fully booked. Contact Alison Ogden for all enquiries. aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Frida Backman & Lynda Smith

Fri 30 January 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Frida Backman (violin) and Lynda Smith (piano). Programme includes American and Finnish music: Copland and Sibelius, marking 150 years since the birth of Sibelius. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
February 2015
£45

The Character of Parish Churches (3rd of 6)

Thu 5 February 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
This fully illustrated series of six lectures aims to expand your knowledge of the ways our parish churches have developed. We shall examine architectural styles, monuments, stained glass, and other fascinating features by looking at churches across Wessex, Britain and Europe. Please note that this course is now fully booked. Contact Alison Ogden for all enquiries. aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Ragtime Revisited

Fri 27 February 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Mike Denham. Programme includes classic ragtime composed by some of Scott Joplin’s contemporaries. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
March 2015
£37.50

The Literature of World War One Since 1918 (1st of 5)

Mon 2 March 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The years following 1918 witnessed many publications relating to the war, especially works of autobiography and fiction. From the fiftieth anniversary of the outbreak of the war to our own times, writers have continued to create literary works concerned with the ‘Great War’. This series of five evening lectures will focus on a range of them. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Sophie Gallagher & Jeremy Woodside

Fri 27 March 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Sophie Gallagher (soprano) and Jeremy Woodside (piano). Programme includes vocal works linked with World War One – Poulenc, Vaughan Williams and Weill. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
April 2015
£7.50

The Roots of Faith: Titular Churches in Rome from the 1st to 4th Century A.D.

Thu 30 April 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Titular Churches in Rome are some of the earliest churches in Europe. Beginning with the martyrdoms of St Peter and St Paul, this evening will trace the development of early House Churches to the magnificent basilicas we see today. Journey with us back through the centuries to the very roots of our faith. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
May 2015
£90 - £150

Contemplation Through Photography

Sat 16 May 2015, 10:30 am to Sun 17 May 2015, 4:30 pm
Contemplation has a rich tradition within Christianity, as well as other religion traditions including Buddhism. It is connected to a slow attentive looking, and an awareness that often when we look we do not really see. The course will contain a mixture of practical and theoretical components including sessions on different approaches to contemplation, current thinking within philosophy on seeing things in themselves, and learning to use a camera to see things differently. Participants need a reasonable digital camera. No prior knowledge or other… Read more
June 2015
£140 - £199

Religion and Spirituality in Pre-Raphaelite Art

Fri 5 June 2015, 6:00 pm to Sun 7 June 2015, 2:00 pm
This weekend course will examine the work of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood of painters and their circle, including Holman Hunt, Everett Millais, Rossetti, and Burne-Jones. The course will begin with an overview of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood and the artists associated with the group, and an examination of their early doctrines. Influenced by the Oxford movement and the Victorian restoration of Christian traditions, the Pre-Raphaelites believed medieval art to possess a spiritual and creative integrity, and many of their artworks contain religious… Read more
September 2015

Magna Carta Women Exhibition

Mon 28 September 2015, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Magna Carta Women by Tracy Satchwill celebrates the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta by depicting the development of the women’s rights campaign since it was sealed. The exhibition includes a four-panel digital collage inspired by stained glass windows, the predominant visual art form during this period of medieval history. The Magna Carta scroll itself will form a pathway in the woods, populated by 50 notable women in British civic life (eg Mary Wollstonecraft, Emily Pankhurst, Catherine of Aragon and modern… Read more
October 2015
£45

Lunchtime Concert: Jessica Summers & Jelena Makarova

Fri 2 October 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Jessica Summers (soprano) and Jelena Makarova (piano). Programme of British composers including Purcell and Turnage. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries courses@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£100 - £180

2015 Sarum Singing Break

Fri 2 October 2015, 4:00 pm to Sun 4 October 2015, 4:00 pm
The Sarum Singing Break is for anyone who enjoys singing liturgical church music. We will rehearse and sing services in the college chapel, Salisbury Cathedral and St. Martin’s Church. The repertoire will cover music from Tudor times to present day compositions. “Well organised and fun to do. Some challenging singing as well as polishing up some better known pieces. Great social atmosphere!” Mary, Sarum Singing Break 2014 The musical retreat begins with refreshments at 4pm on Friday 2 October, and… Read more

Salisbury Art Trail at Sarum College

Sat 3 October 2015, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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This exhibition, part of the Salisbury Art Trail, speaks to the lives of women who are ordinary or famous or somewhere in between. The four artists exhibiting at Sarum College are Tracy Satchwill, Heather Olsen, Tamsin Loveday and Rosemary Mason. Read more
£22.50

The Making of Christian England: Then and Now?

Thu 8 October 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
This course examines readings in Christian formation and devotion in Anglo Saxon and medieval England. An interrogative theme throughout this three-part series is: what must the truth be, and have been, if people who thought as they did put it (and acted) like that? We shall pose this question to the primary sources of Christian history and devotion in England: Bede and the Dream of the Rood; Alfred and Benedict; Anselm and Aelred of Rievaulx; William the Bastard and Plantagenet Edward III: Durham,… Read more
£17 - £25

Stanley Spencer’s Memorial Chapel at Burghclere

Mon 26 October 2015, 11:00 am to 2:30 pm
See Spencer’s extraordinary visionary murals that memorialise the lives and the dead of World War One. The day includes a private group viewing of the chapel, accompanied by introductions to Spencer and the paintings. Then, after time for enjoying the gardens around the chapel and having a picnic lunch you will be led in a short service in the chapel on the theme of remembrance. The group will meet at Burghclere for an 11am start. Travel to Burghclere is not… Read more
November 2015
£30

Landscapes and Literature

Mon 2 November 2015, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Following their lectures in the spring of 2014 on Landscapes and Literature, John Cox and Hadrian Cook present a further series exploring the links from c.1800 between aspects of English literature and landscapes. Literature is not systematic in the ways that geography or ecology are. The English landscape in literature may seem a character in its own right, whether marshland, woodland, heath or the coast. Yet references in literature to a landscape may also describe the condition of people in… Read more
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Catherine Lee & Joseph Warwick

Fri 6 November 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Catherine Lee (cello) and Joseph Warwick (guitar). Programme includes Piazzolla, Granados, Albéniz, de Falla and Gnattali. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries courses@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
£140 - £199

Writing Like a Woman: In Search of Feminist Theological Poetics

Fri 13 November 2015, 6:00 pm to Sun 15 November 2015, 2:00 pm
Do women write differently from men, any more than they pray or preach differently? What role might poetry and creative writing play in the spiritual lives and ministry of women as they seek to claim and use their own distinctive gifts? These are some of the questions Nicola Slee will explore with participants, using a range of poetry – including her own – and creative writing exercises. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries aogden@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722… Read more
£45,

How Like an Angel: Responses to Thomas Traherne

Sat 14 November 2015, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Like George Herbert, Thomas Traherne was a poet of the spiritual affections, teaching his congregation to love better. Like RS Thomas, his was a voice from the edge. This study day will hear from a range of voices on this seventeenth-century poet, mystic and Anglican priest. This will include a talk by Beth Dodd who has written a book on Thomas Traherne’s Poetic Theology. We will also hear from Patrick Moore, scholar in residence at Sarum College with a lifelong… Read more
December 2015
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Jane Gilbert & Elizabeth Mucha

Fri 4 December 2015, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Jane Gilbert (flute) and Elizabeth Mucha (piano). Programme includes Arrieu, Britten, Devienne, Doppler, Godowsky and Telemann. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries courses@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
January 2016
£10,

Lunchtime Concert: Bill Benham & David Price

Fri 29 January 2016, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Bill Benham (violin) and David Price (piano). Programme includes Bach and Brahms. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Please note that this concert is now fully booked. Contact Alison Ogden for all enquiries. courses@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
February 2016
£45

Parish Churches of Wessex

Thu 11 February 2016, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
How far have you explored the parish churches of Wessex, sought out their architectural delights, memorials and glass? This fully illustrated course will reveal, and explain, some of the intricate qualities of the region’s churches and show what awaits the inquisitive visitor. The series will explore and examine their exterior diversity and distinctive character; some valued features such as fonts, altars and screens; the wonders of stained glass; memorials, both inside and outside; notable people associated with Wessex churches; some… Read more

Relationships by Sophie Ryder: Exhibition Opening

Fri 12 February 2016, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The monumental wire and bronze sculptures of artist Sophie Ryder will be exhibited in Salisbury’s Cathedral Close from February 12th. The sculpture display is part of a city-wide exhibition led by Salisbury Cathedral of Ryder’s work. Sarum College is among the participating venues, which includes Salisbury Museum and The Young Gallery. Read more

Lunchtime Concert: Clare Deniz & Rose Andresier

Fri 26 February 2016, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with Clare Deniz (cello) and Rose Andresier (guitar). Programme includes Albéniz, J. S. Bach, Cimerosa, Couperin, Piazolla, Sarasate and Villa-Lobos. Please note that there has been a change of artist and repertoire from previous publicity. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries… Read more
March 2016

The Annunciation as Portrayed in Art

Fri 11 March 2016, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
This year we see a rare occurrence: the Feast Day of the Annunciation falls on the same day as Good Friday. This convergence can lead us to reflect on the relationship between the two dates and events in the Christian year. In this course, we shall explore portrayals of the annunciation in art through the ages. We shall seek out the theological implications suggested by the artists (at times in collaboration with their patrons) by looking carefully at the settings and… Read more

Lunchtime Concert: An-Ting Chang

Fri 18 March 2016, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Lunchtime concert with An-Ting Chang (piano). Programme includes Prokofiev, Granados, J. S. Bach, Chopin and Ginastera. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) in the Common Room. Each concert starts at 12.45pm and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Contact Alison Ogden for all booking enquiries courses@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424826  |  01722 424800 (main reception) Read more
April 2016

Exploring the Medieval Close

Thu 14 April 2016, 10:30 am to 4:30 pm
For almost 800 years the Cathedral Close has been a place of prayer, worship and scholarship. During this day we will explore how this reflects the learning, liturgy and spirituality of the Middle Ages. This course will give you the opportunity to learn something about the history of the medieval close and to experience first hand some of its treasures. The course will be divided between teaching sessions and visits to the Cathedral and its library, where students will be… Read more

Singing with Confidence 2016

Sat 16 April 2016, 10:00 am to Sun 17 April 2016, 2:00 pm
A relaxed weekend of singing with techniques and advice for all those who think they can’t sing. Whether you only sing on your own in order to avoid criticism, or in a choir or in the pub, but hope you won’t stand out, this weekend is for you. Ministers wary of singing in front of their congregations are very welcome! Singing, like writing or playing tennis, is as much a matter of skill as anything else. The more we understand… Read more

The First Six Hundred Years: How Christianity Spread Round the Mediterranean

Thu 28 April 2016, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Within ten years of the crucifixion Christianity had spread from Jerusalem to as far as Rome, and in the following decades to Antioch, Ephesus, Corinth, Cyprus, and Crete. How was this possible? This lecture will attempt to answer this question, and also track Christianity’s development as it began to embrace the whole of the Mediterranean. We shall drop in to some of the early great Councils of the Church, where doctrine was being decided. We shall visit the third century… Read more
May 2016

Singing the Faith: The Power and Potential of Hymns

Fri 6 May 2016, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
‘Let me write the hymns of the Church and I care not who writes the theology,’ wrote a Congregational Minister in the nineteenth century. Both in England and across the world, hymns give a voice to people in the pew and it is through this lens that their development and potential, both inside and outside the church, will be explored, through words and singing, during the day. We will sing hymns from the early church, reflect on their role at… Read more
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