They write, "On May 7 2011 The Stondon Singers will perform at both a Matinee and Evening Concert / Lecture as part of the William Byrd Festival.
"Richard Turbet, a renowned and published authority on William Byrd will lecture on 'William Byrd - His Essex Years' along with musical illustration provided by the singers. Tickets may be in short supply so book early".
Many who came to the Concert took home ticket application forms.
After the Festival, the Stondon Singers will present their annual 'William Byrd Memorial Concert' which this year will be held on Tuesday 5 July starting at 8.00pm.