Category: Calon Lan Centre

Covid-19 Closure

We are closed and all future events are postponed until the Corona Virus situation is resolved. We would like to thank health workers and people in the vital service sectors for the truly heroic work they are doing to alleviate the crisis. We are all in this together and together we will see better days…
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Morriston Orpheus Choir sing Rachie at Mynyddbach Chapel

Dechrau Canu Dechrau Canmol at Mynyddbach Chapel recording The Morriston Orpheus Choir.

Local History Talk – Gwyrosydd: the story of Daniel James, the poet who wrote Calon Lân

Swansea Libraries are marking the centenary of the death Daniel James with a talk in the Central Library on March 14th. There will also be an associated display on the first floor of the Central library which will be up till the end of March. Details of the talk can be found here: https://www.swansea.gov.uk/article/54984/Local-History-Talk-–Gwyrosydd-the-story-of-Daniel-James-the-poet-who-wrote-Calon-Lan

Morriston Orpheus Choir In Concert with Bristol Male Voice Choir

  Morriston Orpheus Choir In Concert with Bristol Male Voice Choir  18 April 2020, Time: 7pm Venue Calon Lan Centre, Mynyddbach Chapel, Swansea SA5 7HT Ticket Price: £13:50 Online via website below or by telephone (Discount available for current MOCSA members: Telephone sales only) Telephone: 01792 367632 Book tickets 

Exhibition 2020: Date Confirmed, last calls for memorabilia

March 11th 2020 has been confirmed as the date Swansea Museum, in collaboration with the Calon Lan Centre. will be hosting an exhibition to commemorate the centenary of the death of local and Welsh poet, Daniel James (Gwyrosydd), author of the famous Welsh anthem, “Calon Lân”, Read more..

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all the friends of Calon Lan Centre This year promises to be our most amazing yet, with BIG plans ahead for…  The first ever Calon Lan Exhibition at Swansea Museum, scheduled to take place in March 2020.  The first annual Calon Lan Literary Festival on dates surrounding May 15th, 2020.   …
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Christmas is Coming!

Looking forward to December Monday 2nd December What a good week it has been at the Calon Lan Centre. Sunday saw a special recording session in the chapel – a favourite for recording artists due to the amazing acoustics. This time, it was the turn of the famous Morriston Orpheus Choir, who will be releasing…
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First Annual Calon Lân Festival

Friday 15th May, 2020 (Details TBA) at Mynyddbach Chapel We are truly blessed and very proud to announce that we, the Calon Lân Centre, are to introduce to Wales and the UK a brand new annual literature festival! On Friday 15th May, the First Annual Calon Lân Festival will take place to celebrate the legacy of Calon…
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A History of Cymanfa Ganu

A History of Cymanfa Ganu Friends of Calon Lân Centre were treated to a special address by Alun Tregelles Williams on the history of the Cymanfa Ganu last Wednesday afternoon.  The audience were enthralled by the speaker’s wisdom on the infamous Welsh tradition. They were further treated to a DVD recording of the moments when…
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Exhibition 2020: Call for Memorabilia

In the spring of 2020, Swansea Museum in collaboration with the Calon Lân Centre in Swansea, will be hosting a museum exhibition to commemorate the centenary of the death of local and Welsh poet, Daniel James (Gwyrosydd), author of the famous Welsh anthem, “Calon Lân”.

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