july, 2018

09jul(jul 9)6:00 pm14(jul 14)6:00 pmWilliam Shield Music FestivalMusical for all6:00 pm - 6:00 pm (14) Event Organized By: Community Music Whickham & Swalwell

Event Details

Discover one of our historical heroes. William Shield was born in Swalwell and is thought to have written the music for Auld Lang Syne; he was a noted violinist, composer and Master of the Kings Musick.

This delightful celebration of William Shield’s music offers an opportunity to hear some of his compositions over a week long programme of events.

Booking essential, charges apply.

Find out more: Community Music Whickham & Swalwell’s website or Facebook page.


9 (Monday) 6:00 pm - 14 (Saturday) 6:00 pm


Various locations


Community Music Whickham & Swalwell

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