We have regular choirs at St Mary's, Masham and St Nicholas', West Tanfield. Children & adults sing in the Masham choir, while West Tanfield's choir is adults only.
For more information please contact:
Masham: Ann Rudd 01765 689460
West Tanfield: David Parkinson 01677 470735
Singing 4 Fun meets at 1.15pm in Masham church, usually on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. If you like singing in the bath, meeting new people and would enjoy meeting up with a friendly bunch to sing, come along - no need to be able to read music: anyone who would like to have a go is welcome.
Masham has a music group who help lead the Family Service on the 1st Sunday of each month. New instrumentalists, especially young players are always welcome.
For further details please email Ian Scott Massie.
Masham, West Tanfield and Well all have belltowers and regular ringers.
Masham ringers practise 7.30pm Thursdays;
West Tanfield ringers practise 7.30pm Mondays
At these churches bells can be rung for weddings by arrangement.
Masham Tower Captain: Brian Linscott 01765 689566
West Tanfield & Well Tower Captain: Christopher Bourne-Arton 01677 470385
Well: visitors to the tower please contact John Knopp 01677 470204
Our churches are often used for music-making. Look at the Calendar of Events and Services for details of any forthcoming recitals and concerts.
During the annual Sheep Fair in Masham, to accompany the flower festival in St Mary's Church, local musicians play throughout the weekend.