Heading home on Saturday 1 August, keen YM Gatherers might care to drop in at Brigflatts Quaker Meeting House near Sedbergh.

Quaker composer and weaver Nigel Morgan has arranged an afternoon concert of English Renaissance lute songs, featuring works by Thomas Campion, John Dowland and Henry Purcell. The event includes the premiere of his own ‘Improving Silence’, three songs on Quaker texts. Soprano Alice Fox, also a Quaker, will sing, and Nigel will play the lute and guitar.

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