Past concerts

2022

  • Songs of Love, Wisdom and Hope: A Little Jazz Mass (Chilcott), Aesop's Fables (Chilcott), Seal Lullaby (Whittaker), Songs and Sonnets (Shearing)

 

2021

  • Music for a Winter's Afternoon: Gloria (Vivaldi), reflective Christmas works by Will Todd, Sarah Quartel, Libby Larsen, Martin Shaw and Matthew Redfearn

 

2019

  • Times and Seasons: Five Days That Changed the World (Chilcott), Birthday Madrigals, a homage to George Shearing (Rutter), Chanson de Nuit (Elgar), Magnificat (Rutter)

  • What Joyous Sounds! Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands (Elgar), Tchaikovsky string interlude, Mass in G major (Schubert)

 

2018

  • Une Soiree Francaise: Gloria (Poulenc), highlights from Carmen (Bizet), varied French repertoire from the vocal group Parisiana

  • A Time to Remember: Six Choral Songs (to be sung in time of war) (Vaughan-Williams), Incidental music from Henry V film (Walton), Simple Soldier Boy (Redfearn), Requiem in D minor (Mozart)

 

2017

  • The Creation (Haydn)

  • Eternal Light: Short sacred choral works (Franck, Mozart, Fauré, Bruckner), Violin Concerto no. 1 in Bb major (Mozart), Lux Aeterna (Lauridsen)

 

2016

  • Beyond Our Shores: Songs of Sailors and of the Sea (Thiman), Horizons (Andrew Carter), Toward the Unknown Region (Vaughan Williams), Dream Rider (Matthew Redfearn)

  • Touches of harmony: A Sprig of Thyme (Rutter), Rural Reminiscence (Redfearn), Deep in the Night (Chydenius), Music to Hear (Shearing), Nidaros Jazz Mass SATB version (Chilcott)

 

2015

  • Songs and Sonnets from Shakespeare (Shearing), Feel the Spirit (Rutter), Suite and Three Songs (Chilcott)

  • Beyond Ourselves: Credo, Magnificat and Double Trumpet Concerto (Vivaldi); Te Deum for Empress Marie Therese (Haydn) and Messiah - Arias and Choruses (Handel)

 

2014

  • Carmina Burana (Orff)

  • The Armed Man (Karl Jenkins) & Eternal Light (Goodall) (Extracts)

 

2013

  • St Nicholas (Britten) & Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo (Horowitz)

  • Requiem (Faure) & Gloria (Vivaldi)

 

2012

  • Trial by Jury + The Mikado (Gilbert and Sullivan)

  • Concert to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee: Coronation Anthems (Handel), The Trees Alone Remain (O’Hara)

To discover more about ‘Trees Alone Remain’ visit http://thetreesaloneremain.blogspot.com/

 

2011

  • German Requiem (Brahms), Bizet’s Carmen (Concert Version)

 

2010

  • Mass in E Minor (Bruckner), Magnificat (Rutter), Messiah (Handel)

 

2009

  • Requiem (Verdi), Choral Music – Polyphony to Gospel (various)

 

2008

  • The Creation (Haydn), Hollywood to Broadway (various)

 

2007

  • Pirates + Trial by Jury (Gilbert and Sullivan), Serenade to Music (Vaughan-Williams)

  • Fantasia on Christmas Carols(Vaughan-Williams)

  • The Other Shore (O’Hara)

 

2006

  • Requiem (Duruflé), The Armed Man (Jenkins), Requiem ( Mozart), Blest Pair of Sirens (Parry), Hymn to St Peter (Britten), Anthems (Tchaikovsky)

 

2005

  • St Matthew Passion (Bach), Carmina Burana (Orff)

 

2004

  • Caractacus (Elgar), Pinafore + Mikado (Gilbert and Sullivan)

 

2003

  • Carmen (Bizet) + Aida (Verdi) – concert version, Gloria (Poulenc), Mass in G (Schubert), My soul there is a country (Parry), Part Songs (Elgar)

 

2002

  • Elijah (Mendelssohn), Ruddigore + Iolanthe (Gilbert and Sullivan)

 

2001

  • Russian Opera (Various), Ode to St. Cecilia (Purcell), Christmas Cantata (Bush)

 

2000

  • Dream of Gerontius (Elgar), Mass in C (Mozart), Two Graduals (Bruckner), Rejoice in the Lamb (Britten)