image for Music item typeSymphony for the Mothers and Sons at Wakefield Cathedral

Music in Unusual Places, Wed 29 Nov 2017, free entry

Symphony for the Mothers and Sons

Symphony for the Mothers and Sons


Wakefield Cathedral

01924 373923



Events at this Venue


A new suite of songs written by Charlie Wells, commemorating and exploring the themes of World War One through text, memory and reflection.

Featuring Jude Abbot, Ben Noble, Callum Speed, Gina Walters, Jacqui Wicks and Imogen Wood.

There will be a short Q&A after the performance with the composer and the voice artists involved with the development of the piece.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 29 Nov 2017 19:30


Free entry

Pay as you feel



See location of Wakefield Cathedral on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 333208  Lat: 53.68259 Long: -1.49729

By Road:
Follow the signs for Wakefield City Centre from the M1 or M62. There is no parking at this venue as it is located in a pedestrian precinct. Pay and display parking is available on Northgate or at the Ridings Shopping Centre opposite.

Public Transport:
Nearest Railway Station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station (5 min walk)
Nearest Bus Station: Wakefield Bus Station (2 min walk)
A taxi rank (Black and White Cabs) is located on Union Street (2 min walk)


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access