Sing We at Pleasure

Memorial Concert for Peter Parker

Memorial Concert for Peter Parker

When

  • 18 June 2019, 19:00

Ticketing information

Tickets cost £30pp

Separate ticket

A concert of celebratory music to commemorate the life of Peter Parker. With Elizabethan madrigals and Mozart’s effervescent Exultate Jubilate, Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis and Schubert.

Peter Parker worshiped at the Chapels Royal, HM Tower of London for some 40 years and for the last 20 he was a member of the Chapel Council. He was well known for his knowledge and love of the Book of Common Prayer, and would always sing the Psalms along with the choir. Peter Parker was devoted to the Chapel and a shining example of the Christian Life which it embodies.

Chapel Royal of St. Peter ad Vincula

The Chapel is open to ticket holders only daily from 15:30-16:15 (winter) or 16:30-17:15 (summer). Access outside these times is only possible on a Yeoman Warder guided tour.

Sunday services

09:15 - Holy Communion.
11:00 - Matins (sung).
11:00 - Holy Communion (sung), normally on the last Sunday of the month.

Services are every Sunday, except during August and on the Sunday following Christmas and Easter.

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The Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula after reordering looking south-east, 24 March 2015.

Showing detail of the decorated canopy of the Monument (medieval chest tomb) to Sir John Holland, Third Duke of Exeter (c1432) (moved to the chapel in 1950).
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The parish church of the Tower of London holds regular religious services throughout the year.

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A Yeoman Warder adjusts his medals on his bright red traditional uniform
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A Yeoman Warder in uniform gives a tour to a group at the Tower of London
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