March 2017

Wednesday 1st

Who: Abertillery Orpheus Male Choir

Where: St Michaels Church, Abertillery, Gwent 7.00 p.m.

What: St David's Day Concert

Ticket/Info: On the door


Wednesday 1st

Who: The London Chorus

Where: St John's Smith Square, London 7.30pm

What: Mozart - Sancta Maria K237 and Missa Brevis in F K192

Ticket/Info: Visit


Thursday 2nd

Who: Canticum

Where: St Sophia's Cathedral, Moscow Road, Bayswater, London W2 4LQ 7.45 pm

What: Rachmaninov - "All Night Vigil" Vespers

Ticket/Info: £15 to include programme, via


Saturday 4th

Who: The Wordsworth Singers

Where: St Barnabas' Church, Carlisle 7.30 p.m.

What: Brahms, Parry and Harris

Ticket/Info: Tickets £11 in advance from 01228 536146, or choir members. £12 at the door. Under-18s and full-time students free.


Saturday 4th

Who: Abertillery Orpheus Male Choir

Where: St Mary's Church, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

What: Beaconsfield Festival of Choirs

Ticket/Info: On the door


Saturday 4th

Who: The Lea Singers

Where: Beechwood Park School, Markyate, St Albans, Herts, AL3 8AW 7.00 p..m.

What: Concert “SpringSwing” with the Lea Singers and Joanna Forbes and Alexander L'Estrange

Ticket/Info: Adults 15; Concessions £7 - to purchase tickets call Brigid Brennan Tel 01582-620993 or Email


Saturday 4th

Who: The Cecilia Consort

Where:  St John's Church, St John's Road, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 7PY 7.30 p.m.

What: '21st Century Man' Concert including works by Bob Chilcott, Patrick Hawes, Paul Mealor, Arvo Pärt, John Rutter and Eric Whitacre.

Ticket/Info: £15 for adults, £5 for school-age children. Call 07775 743 445 or email or buy online at Limited parking in the church car park, or on street parking nearby on Link Road


Saturday 4th

Who: Commotio

Where: St John the Evangelist, Iffley Road, Oxford 7.30 p.m.

What: James MacMillan - Seven Last Words from the Cross



Saturday 4th

Who: Leeds Festival Chorus

Where: Leeds Town Hall, 7.30 p.m.

What: Haydn – The Creation

Ticket/Info: £16.50 to £33.50 (discounts available). From Leeds City Centre Box Office, 0113 376 0318 or


Sunday 5th

Who: The Wordsworth Singers

Where: Venue tba

What: Brahms, Parry and Harris

Ticket/Info: tba


Monday 6th

Who: The Banchieri Singers (Hungary), Joyful Company of Singers (UK), school choirs from across the UK

Where: St John's Smith Square, London SW1P 3HAA 7.00 pm

What: Kodály Celebration Concert - including premiere of Bob Chilcotts "A Tree of Song"

Ticket/Info: £15 standard, £10 concessions (plus booking fee) available from St John's Smith Square, by phone: 020 7222 1061 or online: (in case you prefer to use it, the direct link to event booking is


Saturday 11th

Who: Overgate Hospice Choir

Where: Brighouse Central Methodist Church, HD6 1AQ 7.30 p.m.

What: Annual Hymn Sing

Ticket/Info: £10 from 01422 373252, ,,


Saturday 11th

Who: Witham Choral

Where: Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham CM8 2DY 7.30 p.m.

What: Last Night of the Proms Concert

Ticket/Info: £12 (£5 full-time education) from Witham Public Hall 0345 017 8717,


Saturday 11th

Who: Brentwood Choral Society, Ingatestone Choral Society and Bluebirds Children’s Choir

Where: Anglo European School, Ingatestone CM4 0DJ

What: Carter - Te Deum; Haydn - Harmonie Mass

Ticket/Info: Tickets with refreshments £12, £2 children. Available from choir members, Avrohurst, Ingatestone High St, and on the door.


Saturday 11th

Who: Cappella Novocastriensis

Where: United Reformed Church, Burdon Terrace, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 3AE 7.30 pm.

What: Drop, Drop, Slow Tears – Twentieth Century Penitential Music

Ticket/Info: £12 single price (under 18 free) at or on the door.


Monday 13th Who: Hermitage Ensemble
Where: Holy Trinity Church, Millbrook Road West, Southampton SO15 0JZ 8.00 pm
What: Russian Church music and folk songs
Ticket/Info: £10 (concessions £5) on the door or

Saturday 18th

Who: Exeter Philharmonic Choir

Where: Exeter Cathedral, Exeter 7.30 p.m.

What: Verdi - Requiem

Ticket/Info: £49 (Supper Club) £22, £17, £12 / on the door / 01392 499211 / Exeter Visitor Information and Tickets 01392 665 885 /


Saturday 18th

Who: Blackburn Music Society

Where: Blackburn Cathedral 7.30 pm

What: Elgar - “The Dream of Gerontius”

Ticket/Info: £12, free to under-19s, available from Ticket Secretary: 01254 201978, King George’s Hall Booking Office: 0844 8471664 and Blackburn Visitors’ Centre: 01254 688040


Saturday 18th

Who: Bournemouth Bach Choir

Where: Christchurch Priory 7.30 p.m.

What: JS Bach - Mass in B minor

Ticket/Info: £12, £16, £19 (NUS & children half price) Tickets from Christchurch Box Office email


Saturday 18th

Who: Guildford Choral Society

Where: GLive 730pm

What: Beethoven - Missa Solemnis

Ticket/Info: £22.50 - £32.50 with concessions from £5. Tickets are available from or telephone 01483369350 Alternatively tickets are available from the Guildford Choral website


Saturday 18th

Who: Eltham Choral Society

Where: Holy Trinity Church, Southend Cresent Eitham SE9 2SD 7.30 p.m.

What: Gareth Treseder - In Flanders Field: A War cantata (World premire); Vivaldi - Gloria

Ticket/Info: £10 in advance or £12 on the door. Box Office Tel 020 8850 3532 or Normans Music, Eltham or online


Saturday 18th

Who: Felicitas

Where: St John's Church, Epping, Essex, CM16 5DN 7.30 p.m.

What: Vivaldi - Gloria in D, RV 589; Buxtehude - Magnificat; J S Bach - Ich elender Mensch (Cantata No 48); James MacMillan - In splendoribus sanctorum; Jonathan Dove - Gloria from Missa Brevis; Karl Jenkins - Locus iste

Ticket/Info: £12 (£10 if purchased in advance - free for children & full-time students under 25) available from: or or email or (no later than two weeks before a concert) send a S.A.E. and cheque payable to Felicitas to: The Ticket Secretary, 87 Malford Grove, South Woodford, London E18 2DH


Saturday 18th

WhoHampstead Chamber Choir

Where: St. John-at-Hampstead Parish Church NW3 6UU  7:30 p.m.  

What: Pizzetti - Messa di Requiem, Vaughan Williams - Mass in G Minor

Ticket/Info: Tickets £12.00  £10.00 concession.  Accompanied children free. Tickets at the door or from


Saturday 18th

Who: Collegium Singers 

Where: Church of St John the Baptist, High Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8QY 7.30 p.m.

What: Concert "Celebrating Josquin des Prez” - Sacred works by the Franco-Flemish master and his contemporaries

Ticket/Info:  Adults £12; Students £5; under 12’s free , on line and from Taunton Visitor Centre, Market House, Fore Street, Taunton - Tel 01823-340370


Saturday 18th

Who: Fairhaven Singers, Foundation Chamber Choir and St Catharine’s College Girls’ Choir

Where: St John’s College Chapel, Cambridge 7.30 p.m.

What: James MacMillan - St Luke Passion

Ticket/Info: Tickets can be bought here.


Saturday 18th

Who: Nottingham Harmonic Choir with Thoresby Colliery Band

Where: Albert Hall Nottingham 7.30 p.m.

What: Vaughan Williams - Sea Symphony 

Ticket/Info: Tickets £20.00 - £17.00 oncessions available Accompanied children FREE Tickets


Saturday 18th

Who: Antiphon

Where: Holy Cross Parish Church, Haltwhistle 7.30 p.m.
What: “A Mass for All Seasons” featuring Guillaume Dufay's Missa L’Homme Armé (The Armed Man Mass)

Ticket/Info: £7, available at the door, or on-line from, or by calling 07751 346487.


Saturday 18th

Who: The Aeolian Singers and Hemel Hempstead Singers

Where: St Johns Church, Station Road HP1 1JY 7.30 p.m.

What: Vallotti - Vesperea di morti; Vaughan Williams - Donna nobis pacem

Ticket/Info: Tel: 01442 249751   


Saturday 18th

Who: Windsor and Eton Choral Society

Where: Eton College School Hall Berkshire SL4 6DW 7.30 p.m.

What: J S Bach - St John Passion

Ticket/Info: Cost £20 and £22. Ticket E mail:- telephone 01628 528041. Website:-


Saturday 18th

Who: The Bradford Chorale

Where: Bradford Cathedral, Stott Hill, Bradford, BD1 4EH 7.00 pm

What: Karl Jenkins “The Armed Man: Reflections on WW1”

Ticket/Info: £10 in advance, £12 on the door (under 14s free) Email: Tel: 01274 591644. The performance is followed by cheese, wine and other light refreshments


Sunday 19th

Who: Nova

Where: All Saints, Pembroke Road, Clifton BS8 3ED 7.30 p.m.

What: The Voice of the Turtledrove

Ticket/Info: Programmes £8.00 at the door (students £5.00)


Sunday 19th Who: Halifax Choral Society and Ipswich Choral Society
Where: The Victoria Theatre, Fountain Street, Halifax, HX1 1BP, 4.00 p.m.
What: Mendelssohn - Elijah
Ticket/Info: Box Office telephone 01422 351158;

Sunday 19th

Who: Tapestry Choir

Where: Blue Coat School, Sonning, RG4 6SU 4.00 p.m.

What: Pergolesi - Stabat Mater plus pieces by the Benedictine nun Magarita Cozzolani, and the Neapolitan composer Nicola Porpora.

Ticket/Info: £12. Call 0118 9479997 to reserve or visit to book online.


Saturday 18th

Who: Ripieno Choir

Where: All Saints′ Church, Weston Green, Esher, Surrey KT10 8JL

What: Jacobean Secrets: Latin motets by William Byrd, Thomas Weelkes & Peter Philips and English anthems by Orlando Gibbons, Byrd and Weelkes. Plus the first of our 450th anniversary tributes to their great contemporary Claudio Monteverdi.

Ticket/Info: £16 in advance, £18 on the door. £5 for under-18s. Group discounts available or Box Office at 020 3137 0376 /


Friday 24th

Who: Choir 2000

Where: Histon Baptist Church, Cambridge

What: Beethoven - Mass in C; Brahms - Song of Destiny

Ticket/Info: Visit


Friday 24th

Who: Pinsuti Chamber Choir (Ilkley and Skipton)
Where: Hetton Methodist Church, Hetton, nr. Skipton  BD23 6LT
What: 'A Rose Without Thorns' - music by Palestrina, Taverner,  Mealor, Brahms, Bruckner; Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Lauridsen

Ticket/Info: £8 on the door or in advance from choir members


Saturday 25th

Who: Cantemus Choir

Where: The Hayling College PO11 0NU 7.30 p.m.

What: Spring Concert:  Brahms - Love Song Waltzes and folk songs arranged by Holst, Willcocks, Vaughan Williams.

Ticket/Info:  £8 from 023 9246 3531, choir members, on the door.


Saturday 25th

Who: Choir 2000

Where: Histon Baptist Church, Cambridge

What: Beethoven - Mass in C; Brahms - Song of Destiny

Ticket/Info: Visit


Saturday 25th

Who: Bourne Choral Society

Where: Bourne Abbey Church, Church Walk, Bourne Lincolnshire PE10 9UQ 7.30 p.m.

What: Spring Concert - Secular and sacred music by composers through the ages. 

Ticket/Info: Available at the door £8, children free. Interval refreshments included.


Saturday 25th

Who: Portsmouth Baroque Choir

Where: Church of the Resurrection, Drayton PO6 2AP 7.30 p.m.

What: Haydn - The Seven Last Words of Christ: Hummel - Mass in B flat

Ticket/Info: Tel 01329 238068 £12, (£10 concessions), £1 students. Also available on the door or online at  


Saturday 25th

Who: Stone Choral Society

Where: Priory Hall, St Dominic's School, Station Road, Stone 7.30 p.m.

What: Jenkins - The Armed Man; Stuart Johnson - Four Poems

Ticket/Info: £10.00 available on the door or Tel: 01889 883878 or email


Saturday 25th

Who: Cheltenham Choral Society

Where: St. Mary’s Charlton Kings, GL53 8JJ 7.30 p.m.

What: Haydn - (Missa in Angustiis) Nelson Mass and Little Organ Mass. 

Ticket/Info: £10 Under 13’s free available from the Wilson Tourist Information Centre


Saturday 25th

Who: The Addison Oratorio & Chamber Choirs

Where: St. Peter’s Church, Southfield Rd, Chiswick W4 1BB 7.30 p.m.

What: Dvorak - Mass in D; Howells - Te Deum; Skempton -  ‘He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven’; Joubert - ‘O Lorde, the maker of al thing’; Patterson - ‘When Music Sounds’.

Ticket/Info: In advance £13, concessions £11, under 16's £3 (all + booking fee), via   or £15 / £13 / £3 on the door.


Saturday 25th

Who: Wareham Choral Society

Where: Lady St Mary Church, Wareham BH20 4ND 7.00 p.m.

What: Handel - Chandos Anthem 'O praise the Lord with one consent'; Archer - Requiem

Ticket/Info: £12.50 including interval drink available from Joys, North Street, Wareham, by phone: 01929 459319 or on the door.


Saturday 25th

Who: Questors Choir

Where: St Martin's Church, Hale Gardens W3 9SQ 7.30 p.m.

What: Liszt - Missa Choralis; Gounod - Messe solennelle de Paques (1874)

Ticket/Info: £14 (door), £12 (advance booking & concessions), under 12s free. Free glass of wine or soft drink. Online Box Office:


Saturday 25th

Who: Tonbridge Philharmonic Society

Where: Tonbridge School Chapel

What: Mozart - Requiem

Ticket/Info: £15 Adults, £14 Senior citizens over 60, £7 students. Tickets from box office


Saturday 25th

Who: Salford Choral Society

Where: The Royal Northern College of Music, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9RD

WhatOrff - Carmina Burana; Brahms - Song of Destiny

Ticket/Info: £17 and £13 conc. 0161 881 4318,


Saturday 25th

Who: Musica Vera

Where: St Gregory’s Church, St James’ Square, Cheltenham GL50 3PR 7.30 p.m.

What: Vivaldi - Gloria RV588; Zelenka - Magnificat ZWV108

Ticket/Info: £12.00, children under 16 free.  For info Tel 01242 517258.


Saturday 25th

Who: Hailsham Choral Society
Where: All Saints Church, Grange Road, Eastbourne, 
BN21 4HE  7.30 p.m.

What: Handel - Dettingen Te Deum and Messiah (Part II) 
Ticket/Info: £12.00  (Under-16s £6.00)


Saturday 25th

Who: Prestbury Choral Society

Where: St Bartholomew’s Church, Chancel Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 4AA,  7.30pm

What: Haydn: Little Organ Mass; Handel: Organ Concerto; Rutter: Requiem.

Ticket/Info: £10.00 (concessions £9.00), available at the door or through our website:


Saturday 25th

Who: Oxford Harmonic Choir

Where: Oxford Town Hall 7.30 p.m.

What: Tippett - A Child of our Time

Ticket/Info: From Oxford Playhouse, Beaumont Street, Oxford (01865 305305, • From members of the choir • On the door at the concert. Doors and venue box office open at 7pm Arena £18 Back Gallery £18 Side Galleries £15 Concessions: • Wheelchair users: Arena £16 (pre-booking required - see below) • Senior citizens: £2 discount any area • Under 18s/students: half price any area


Saturday 25th

Who: Bath Bach Choir

Where: Bath Abbey, BA1 1LT 7.30 p.m.

What: Allegri - Miserere,  Fauré - Cantique de Jean Racine, MacMillan - Cantos Sagrados, Dvorak - Mass in D

Ticket/Info: In advance £10, £15, £20, £25, £28. Discounts for students and children under 18 via  or on the door.


Saturday 25th

Who: Swarbrick Singers

Where: All Saints’ Church, George Row, Northampton NN1 1DF 7.30pm

What: ‘Veni, Vidi, Venice’ – A seasonal programme of Music with a Venetian flavour, featuring works from the Italian Baroque, for choir with strings and organ accompaniment, by Caldara, Carissimi, Monteverdi and Vivaldi

Ticket/Info: £12 on the door, or from Swarbrick Singers, Glebe Cottage, Cleavers Lane, Old, Northants NN6 9RG telephone: 01604 781952 email:


Saturday 25th

Who: Leeds Philharmonic Chorus

Where: Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AD 7.30pm
What: Stanford - Song to the Soul; Elgar - The Music Makers

Ticket/Info: £33.50, £30.50, £28, £22, £16.50 (discounts available) Box Office: 0113 376 0318 / Book online


Saturday 25th

Who: Ramsbottom Choral Society

Where: Bolton Road Methodist Church, Bury BL8 2NZ 7.30 p.m.

What: Dvorak - Stabat Mater

Ticket/Info: Price £8 at the door. Tickets also available from:  Bury Metro Tourist Office, Moss Street: Bury.  Tel: 0161 253 5111. Further details from Barry Sugden: 0161 761 2985 or


Saturday 25th

Who: Worcester Festival Choral Society

Where: Worcester Cathedral

What: Brahms - Ein Deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem)

Ticket/Info: £10 - £25 (some concessions available) from or Worcester Live Box Office, Huntingdon Hall, Tel: 01905 611427.


Saturday 25th

Who: Wimbledon Choral Society

Where: Cadogan Hall, London 7.30 p.m.

What: Monteverdi - Vespers of 1610 (Vespro della Beata Vergine)

Ticket/Info: Visit


Sunday 26th

Who: Rosenethe Singers

Where: Dunblane Cathedral 7:30pm

What: J S Bach - St John Passion

Ticket/Info: £15, £12 concessions tickets available by emailing or more information on


Monday 27th

Who: Hackney Singers and Lewisham Choral Society

Where: Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, SE1 8XX 7.30 p.m.

What: Bach - B Minor Mass

Ticket/Info: £12 - £32, from, box office: 020 7960 4200.


Wednesday 29th

Who: London Concert Choir

Where: Barbican Hall, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

What: Rachmaninov: The Bells, Borodin - Polovtsian Dance: as part of a concert of Russian music

Ticket/info:  Tickets £10 - £35. Box Office (020) 7638 8891 or

Friday 31st Who: Londinium
Where: St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, London EC1A 2DQ, 7.30pm
What: ‘Resurrection Light’ – choral music for Passiontide and Easter.

Ticket/Info: £12 (until 26th March) / £15 | £10 (students) online and on the door. Visit
Friday 31st

Who: Nonsuch Singers
Where: Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge, SE1 9DA - 7.00 pm
What: JS Bach St Matthew Passion, Nicholas Mulroy Evanglelist, Nonsuch Baroque Players, with Eltham College Boys' Choir (ripieno)
Ticket/Info: £12-£40 online or on the door (subject to availability)