April 2018
     
Sunday 8th

Who: Godalming Choral Society
Where: The  Hall, Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey GU7 2DX 7.30pm
What: Mendelssohn - St Paul
Ticket/Info: on line at www.godalmingchoral.org.uk or box office 07505 203468 or on the door
Website: www.godalmingchoral.org.uk

 
Sunday 8th

Who: The King’s Men Cambridge
Where: St George’s Church, Castle Street, Kendal LA9 7AS 7.30pm
What: Spring Concert - singing a wide range of music from early plainsong to contemporary soul and pop favourites
Ticket/Info: £12 on the door or from 01539 734339 or office@beaconteam.org.uk

 
Thursday 12th

Who: Leith Hill Musical Festival
Where: Dorking Halls, Reigate Rd, Dorking RH4 1SG  http://tinyurl.com/hbj3xkh 7.30 p.m.
What: Elgar - The Kingdom
Ticket/Info: please either download a booking form here and send it with an SAE to the address given. Alternatively phone: 01403 240093 or email: boxoffice@lhmf.org.uk  http://lhmf.org.uk/index.php?cID=175

 
Friday 13th Who: Leith Hill Musical Festival
Where: Dorking Halls, Reigate Rd, Dorking RH4 1SG  http://tinyurl.com/hbj3xkh 7.30 p.m.
What: Will Todd - Mass in Blue
Ticket/Info: please either download a booking form here and send it with an SAE to the address given. Alternatively phone: 01403 240093 or email: boxoffice@lhmf.org.uk  http://lhmf.org.uk/index.php?cID=175
 
Saturday 14th Who: Leith Hill Musical Festival
Where: Dorking Halls, Reigate Rd, Dorking RH4 1SG  http://tinyurl.com/hbj3xkh 7.30 p.m.
What: Vaughan Willims - Five Mystical Songs
Ticket/Info: please either download a booking form here and send it with an SAE to the address given. Alternatively phone: 01403 240093 or email: boxoffice@lhmf.org.uk  http://lhmf.org.uk/index.php?cID=175
 
Saturday 14th

Who: Fordingbridge Choral Society
Where: St. Mary´s Church, Fordingbridge, SP6 1BB 7.30 p.m.
What: Mozart - Requiem and excerpts from The Magic Flute
Ticket/Info: £12 adults in advance (£15 on the door) , £6 for people under 18 phone 07384703609 or on line www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/476498 

 
Saturday 14th

Who: Bristol Cabot Choir
Where: Clifton Cathedral, Clifton Park, Bristol BS8 3BX
What: Gabriel Fauré - Requiem; J.S. Bach - Motet Jesu meine Freude
Ticket/Info: £15 (NUS/under 18 - £5) Available on line: www.opus13.co.uk ? Telephone: 0117 923 0154/0117 9826521

 
Saturday 14th

Who: Prestbury Choral Society
Where: St Bartholomew’s Church, Chancel Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 4AA 7.30pm
What: Kodaly - Missa Brevis; Rheinberger - Stabat Mater; Lauridsen - Lux Aeterna; Monteverdi - Beatus Vir
Ticket/Info: £10.00 (concessions £9.00), available at the door, by telephone 01625 584337, or through our website: www.prestburychoral.uk

 
Saturday 14th Who: Chandos Choir
Where: St Andrew´s Church, Coulsdon CR5 2DN
What: Songs & Choruses from Les Miserables and Phantom of the Opera, and Purcell Anthems
Ticket/Info: Cost £12, available in advance via website www.chandoschoir.com or on the door. Price includes glass of wine/juice
 
Saturday 14th

Who: The Cecilian Singers
Where:  The Quire, Southwell Minster, Church Street, Southwell, Nottingham. NG25  0HD 7.30 p.m,.
What:   SINGfonia! Mozart - ´Misericordias Domini´ Handel - ´Dixit Dominus´'
Ticket/ Info:  For further information visit http://www.ceciliansingers.co.uk/ or contact the Secretary, Lynne Holland: email: lynne.holland@btinternet.com or 0115 933 2896.

 
Saturday 14th Who: Salford Choral Society
Where: The Royal Northern College of Music, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9RD. 7.30pm
What:  Verdi - Requiem
Ticket/Info:  £18 (Conc. £14) 0161 907 555 or https://www.rncm.ac.uk/performance/salford-choral-society/
 
Sunday 15th

Who: Chester Music Society Choir, The City of Chester Male Voice Choir and Chester Bach Singers
Where: Storyhouse, Hunter Street, Chester, CH1 2AR 7.00 p.m.
What: Chester Sings! The programmes of the 3 choirs will be quite different and there will be a joint piece to finish which audience members will be encouraged to join in with.
Ticket/Info: The ticket price has been held at £15 with the help of some sponsorship from The Earl of Chester’s Fund. We hope to attract a good audience to an event which we can build upon for the future. Tickets are available from Storyhouse on-line via the Box Office at www.storyhouse.com, or in person at Storyhouse or by telephone to the Box Office on 01244 409113 (option #1). For more information about the event find it through the participating choirs’ websites and social media pages as well as on Facebook at www.facebook.com/chestersings and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/chestersings2018 https://www.facebook.com/ChesterSings/

 
Sunday 15th

Who: Kennington and District United Church Choirs
Where:  Exeter College Chapel, Turl Street, Oxford, OX1 3DP  15th April 2018 at 3.00pm
What:  Brahms - Requiem; Vivaldi - Gloria
Ticket/Info:  Free admission with collection for Lotus Flower Trust (helping communities in remote parts of India)www.kenningtonchoir.org.uk   01865 735885

 
Sunday 15th

Who: Felsted Choral Society
Where: Felsted School Chapel at 7:30pm
What: Bach - St John Passion
Tickets/Info: Tickets £15 from felstedchoralociety@gmail.com

 
Saturday 21st

Who: East London Chorus
Where: St Mary the Virgin, Wanstead E11 2LN 7.30 p.m.
What: Works by Bach, Brahms, Schubert and Fanny Mendelssohn
Ticket/Info: £12.00 (concessions £10.00) Under 16s Free from www.eastlondonchorus.org.uk

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Burgess Hill Choral Society
Where: St Andrew’s Church, Junction Road (corner with Cants Lane), Burgess Hill, RH15 0LG 7.30 p.m.
What: Mendelssohn -  Elijah
Ticket/Info: £13 (under-18s £3) Available on the door OR from Burgess Hill Help Point OR from Eileen Sharpe (e_sharpe1@btinternet.com) and Tel 0752 249 3966 ) OR from choir members

 
Saturday 21st

Who: The Gallery Singers
Where: St Margaret the Queen Church, Streatham Hill 6.30 p.m.
What: "Space II". Jonathan Dove - Seek Him That Maketh the Seven Stars; Eric Whitacre - Sleep; Ola Gjeilo - Sunrise Mass; Eriks Esenvalds - Stars; Ed Rex - On that pale blue dot
Ticket/Info: Visit https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/space-music-and-film-inspired-by-the-cosmos-with-the-gallery-singers-tickets-43633115824. Doors open at 6pm.

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Imperial Males Voice Choir & Gloriana Ladies Choir
Where: Holy Trinity Sloane Square, Sloane Street, London, SW1X 9BZ 7.00 p.m.
What: Men from Mars, Women from Venus, Music from Heaven!
Ticket/Info: £15 (advance online ? booking fee applies) / £18 (door) www.ticketsource.co.uk/gloriana

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Cardiff Bach Choir
Where: Llandaff Cathedral 7.30pm
What: Rossini - Petite Messe Solennelle; Vierne - Messe Solennelle
Ticket/Info: £15 visit www cardiffbachoir.org.uk

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Wakefield Festival Chorus
Where: St John´s Church, WEntworth Street, Wakefield 7.30 p.m.
What: Astorga - Stabat Mater; Vivaldi - Gloria
Ticket/Info: ?10.00 (Accompanied children under 16 free. Tel 01924 267989 or online at www.wakefieldfestivalchorus.org

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Aylesbury Festival Choir
Where: Aylesbury Methodist Church, Buckingham Street, Aylesbury HP20 2NQ
What: A Night at the Opera  - well-known opera choruses with solo spots
Ticket/Info: £12 in advance/£13 on the door/£5 children and students. Available from members or via the website:  www.aylesburyfestivalchoir.net

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Richmondshire Choral Society
Where: St Mary's Church, Richmond, DL10 4LB 7.30 p.m.
What: Josef Haydn - Nelson Mass (Missa in Angustiis); Hubert Parry - I was  glad; Hear my words, ye people; Blest pair of Sirens; Jerusalem
Ticket/Info: £10 (u19s free) from www.richchoral.org.uk, Castle Hill Books, choir members and 01325 374112

 
Saturday 21st

Who: Bristol Phoenix Choir

Where: St George´s, Bristol

What: Haydn - Creation Mass; Handel - Eternal Source of Light Divine; Mozart - Solemn Vespers

Ticket/Info: £15 + £12.50 (plus fees) from www.stgeorgesbristol.co.uk

 
Sunday 22nd

Who: Friday Voices with Ocho, Derby Choral Union, Lichfield Cathedral Chorus and Rolleston Choral Society Where: Burton Town Hall 7.30 p.m.
What: The Big Sunrise - A Choral Spectacular
Ticket/Info: £10 from Starbucks News, on the door, or call Carol on 07753 350362. Under 16s are free.

 
Sunday 22nd

Who: Midlands Hospitals? Choir, Phoenix Singers, Birmingham Canoldir Male Choir, supported by Bournville Vocal Ease Ladies Choir, along with young people from the choirs of Dodderhill School, Moreton Hall School, St Francis Church Children's Choir and the Four Oaks Cluster Choir

Where: Symphony Hall, Birmingham 6.00 p.m.

What: The English Premiere of Dewi Sant by Karl Jenkins (and other great choral classics)
Ticket/Info:
On sale at the Symphony Hall Box Office from 19th January, or contact Susan Buckingham, 07976 157225, or email MassedChoir@gmail.com

 
Wednesday 25th

Who: Museum Singers
Where: St George’s Cathedral, Southwark
What: Works by Schubert, Zelenka, Bach, Mozart and a 2015 work by Dominique Le Gendre.
Ticket/Info: www.ticketsource.co.uk - Adults £10, NUS £5, Under 18s free.

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Merc Chamber Choir
Where: All Saints´ Church Nazeing, EN9 2DA 7.30 p.m.
What: "What is our Life?" - Songs sacred to secular, serious to sprightly
Ticket/Info: £10 including refreshments (u16s free). Available on the door. Further info from Jane Fox 01279 428967

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Hampstead Chorus
Where: Great Hall, University College School, Frognal, London NW3 2TN 7.00 p.m.
What: Handel - Messiah
Tickets/info: £18 (£5 for those in full-time education) from UCS Box Office Further information on choir website http://hampsteadchorus.org.uk/

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Northampton Philharmonic Choir
Where: St Michael´s Church, Perry St, Northampton, NN1 4HL. 7.30pm
What: Beethoven Mass in C, Mendelssohn 'Hear My Prayer', Faure Pavanne
Ticket/Info: Box Office 07958 768661

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Newbury Chamber Choir
Where: St John’s Church, Newbury RG14 7PY 7.30 p.m.
What: A Wedding in Florence (1539) ? A rare opportunity to hear the complete music written for the marriage of Cosimo de' Medici and Eleonora di Toledo in Florence during a golden age of Renaissance art and music. The sumptuous wedding festivities were presided over by a theatrical Master of Ceremonies and the account of them by an eccentric poet is a feast in itself, while the music, newly arranged for voices and instruments, is as varied as it is beautiful.
Ticket/Info: £15, School pupils free. Tickets at www.newburychamberchoir.org

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Watford Philharmonic Society Choir
Where: Watford Colosseum, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, WD17 3JN 7.30 p.m.
What: Dvorak - Mass in D Major; Beethoven - Symphony Number 9 in D Minor
Ticket/Info: £20, £18 & £5 for Under 19’s Tel: 07380 285788 or e-mail: WPS.Tickets@btinternet.com or via the Watford Colosseum’s Box Office on 01923 571102 or their website www.watfordcolosseum.co.uk Tickets available on the door?

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Wingrave Singers
Where: Wingrave Parish Church 7.30 p.m.
What: Lest We Forget - Music and Words from WW1
Ticket/Info: £8.00 (including refreshments) Tel: 01296 681566

 
Saturday 28th

Who: The West Somerset Singers
Where: Rowbarton Methodist Church, Greenway Road, Taunton, Somerset TA2 6LA  7.30pm
What:  Fauré - Requiem; Charles Wood -  St Mark Passion
Ticket/Info: £10 on the door or call Secretary, Mrs Chris Knapman, on (01823) 335303

 
Saturday 28th

WhoDorset Guild of Singers
Where:  Lighthouse, Poole 7.30pm
What:  Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius
Ticket/Info:  Cost £15 https://www.lighthousepoole.co.uk/whats-on/2018/oratorio-for-orchestra-and-voices/

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Northampton Bach Choir
Where: St Matthew’s Church, Northampton, NN1 4RY at 7.30pm
What: Britten - Rejoice in the Lamb, Bernstein - Chichester Psalms, plus Finzi, Kelly, Walker.
Ticket/Info: http://www.northamptonbachchoir.org.uk/concert_2018_04_28_wm_rejoice.shtml

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Antiphon
Where: The Sanctuary of the United Reformed Vhurch, Week Street, Maidestone ME14 1QU 7.30 p.m.
What: Spring Song - a concert of Love and Jazz
Ticket/Info: £10.00 Tel: 01622 691151 or email L.Clayton@hikent.org.uk

 
Saturday 28th

Who: Cheltenham Choral Society
Where: Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, GL52 3JE 7:30pm
What: Karl Jenkins - The Peacemakers
Ticket/Info: £17 (£5 under 16’s) From Town Hall Box Office 0844 576 2210 www.cheltenhamtownhall.org.uk

 
Saturday 28th WhoAlcester Singers
Where: St Nicholas Church, Alcester  7.30 pm.
What: Rossini - Petite Messe Solenelle; Mozart - Missa in C
Ticket/Info: £12  from  01789 488401 (under 14s free)
 
Sunday 29th

Who:  Chorleywood Choral Society
Where:  Amersham Free Church, Woodside Rd, Amersham HP6 6AJ 7.00 p.m.
What:  Schubert - Mass in G; Duruflé - Requiem
Ticket/Info:  Tickets in advance £13, £15 on the door, students 13-16 £5, under 13 free. Contact chorleywoodchoralsociety@gmail.com or Tel: 01923 283179

 
Sunday 29th

Who:Glass Ensemble
Where: St Barnabas Church, Emmer Green, RG4 8RA 4.00 p.m.
What: The concert will feature Renaissance motets by Victoria, Palestrina and Josquin des Prez, contrasted by folk songs from across the world, including Kenya, America, India and the British Isles. Experience the masters of Western Choral tradition alongside both ancient and modern songs representing five continents. There may even be a chance to get involved.....!
Ticket/Info: £12, they can be reserved in advance: 0118 9479997 or via an online ticketing link:
Spring Concert

 
Sunday 29th

Who: Nottingham Community Voices
Where: Albert Hall, Nottingham NG1 5AA 3.30 p.m.
What: The Best of Hollywood
Ticket/Info: Full: £14, £10, £7; Conc: £13, £9, £6; Child/Student: £7, £5, £3.50. Available from the Music for Everyone Box Office 0115 958 9312, email admin@music-for-everyone.org or online: https://www.music-for-everyone.org/event/best-of-hollywood/