May 2017

Monday 1st

Who: The London Chorus & Vivace Chorus

Where: Royal Festival Hall, London 7.30 p.m.

What: Brahms - Ein Deutsches Requiem; Francis Potts - Cantus Maris (World Premiere)

Ticket/Info: Tel 020 7920 4200 or visit £16 - £39.

Monday 1st

Who: Trelawny Male Choir, Gentlemen Singers (Czech Republic), Wessex Male Choir,  Melbourne Welsh Male Voice Choir (Australia), St Petersberg Boys Choir (Russia) 
Where: Hall for Cornwall 7.30 p.m

What: Cornwall l International Gala Concert

Ticket/Info: £11 - £20.00. Available from HFC Box Office Tel 01872 262466 or visit


Saturday 6th

Who: Berkhamsted and Chorleywood Choral Societies (performing as English Philharmonia Chorus)

Where: Watford Colosseum 7.30pm

What: In Flanders Fields – Memories of World War 1: Elgar - The Music Makers, The Spirit of England, Polonia.  Knowles – In Flanders Fields

Ticket/Info: £15 to £25 (Under 19’s £10) from Watford Colosseum 01923 571102  or online at  plus booking fee. Supported by The Elgar Society


Saturday 6th

Who: Havering Singers

Where:  St Peter's Church,  Gubbins Lane, Harold Wood RM3 0QA

What: Karl Jenkins - The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace: Rutter - Gloria

Ticket/Info: £14 / £13 in advance by 3rd May / £5 children. Available Telephone 01708 469658


Saturday 6th

Who: Kendal South Choir

Where: St Thomas's Church, Stricklandgate, Kendal LA9 4QG 7.30 p.m.

What: Oliver Tarney - Magnificat; Vivaldi -Magnificat; short pieces with a Marian theme

Ticket/Info: £12 (under-18s free) at the door, from choir members, or from Turning Point, Highgate, Kendal


Saturday 6th

Who: Ramsbottom Choral Society

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

What: Songs from the Shows

Ticket/Info: £8.00 at the door. Further details from Barry Sugden: 0161 761 2985 Tickets also available from: Bury Metro Tourist Office. Moss Street: 0161 253 5111 and from our website:


Saturday 6th

Who: Thornbury Choral Society

Where: The Castle School, Thornbury BS35 1HT

What: Handel - Coronation Anthems; Mozart - Requiem

Ticket/Info: £12.00 (£2.00 under 16). Tel 01454 417865 email ot Thornbury Town Hall


Sunday 7th

Who: Dartington Community Choir

Where: The Great Hall, Dartington Hall Estate, Totnes 5.00 p.m.

What: Laura Rossi - “Voices of Remembrance” (written to commemorate and remember the soldiers who lived, fought and died in the First World War).

Ticket/Info: £12.50 / Students & U16s £6.00 Dartington Box Office 01803 847070 or


Tuesday 9th

Who: Beckington Village Choir

Where: Beckington Memorial Hall, Beckington, Somerset, 7.30 p.m.

What: Fauré - Requiem ... and more

Ticket/info: £10 (includes buffet), children free


Wednesday 10th

Who: Imperial War Museum Singers

Where: St. George’s Cathedral, SE1 7HY 7.00 p.m.

What: "The Lake Lay Blue - Reflections of Spring". Choral favourites, from Stanford to Schütz.

Ticket/Info: Free. 


Saturday 13th

Who: Cardiff Bach Choir

Where: St Martins Church, Roath, Cardiff

What: CPE Bach - Magnificat; JS Bach - Cantata 147; JC Bach - Magnificat

Ticket/Info: £12  under 16 free. Visit


Saturday 13th

Who: Funky Voices

Where: Chelmsford County School for Girls  8.00 p.m.

What: Charity Concert for Broomfield Hospital

Ticket/Info: Adults £10.00 Children £5.00 visit


Saturday 13th

Who: Kington Choral Society

Where: St Mary's, Kington 7.30 p.m.

What: Vivaldi - Gloria; Haydn - Harmoniemesse & Insanae et Vanae Curae

Ticket/Info: Earlybird tickets are only £10 (under-18s free) available from no.25 High St. (Kington), Courtyard Antiques (Presteigne), Central Stores (Eardisley), Ye Olde Steppes (Pembridge), or you can book online at For further information visit the website, text 07908 225610 or email


Saturday 13th

Who: Harrogate Choral Society

Where: Royal Hall Harrogate 7.30pm 

What: Walton - Belshazzar's Feast; Poulenc - Gloria

Ticket/Info: £17 to £24 (Students, unwaged and under 16s £5) from Harrogate Box Office 01423 502116 or online at


Saturday 13th

Who: Richmondshire Choral Society

Where: St Mary's Church, Richmond 7.30 p.m.

What: G F Handel - Messiah

Ticket/Info: £13 in advance from www.richchoral, choir members, Castle Hill Books Richmond. Payment at the door £15, Students £1


Saturday 13th

Who: The South Holland Singers

Where: St Mary & St Nicolas Church in Spalding, Lincolnshire.

What:  "70th Anniversary Concert": Mendelssohn -Elijah

Ticket/Info: £12.50 in advance or £15.00 on the door.   Accompanied children and students FREE entry. Tickets are available from choir members (01775 760757), or from “Bookmark”, The Crescent, Spalding, Lincolnshire, or “The Flower Basket”, 26 Fleet Street, Holbeach, Lincolnshire.


Saturday 13th

Who: Preston Orpheus Choir

Where: St John’s Minster, Church Street, Preston, PR1 3BT 7.30 p.m.

What: Durufle - Requiem; Faure -  Cantique de Jean Racine plus a collection of sacred choral pieces set in the French language Salve Regina and the much loved Panis Angelicus and Ave Maria

Ticket/Info: £10 (under 18s are free) and are available on the evening of the concert at the venue or by contacting 01772 735197.  


Saturday 13th

Who: Oakfield Choir, Frome

Where: Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Street, Frome, BA11 3DE, 7.30 p.m.

What: Handel - Joshua

Ticket/info: £12.50 (under 18s free) from Hunting Raven Books, Cheap Street, Frome or telephone 01373 464839


Saturday 13th

Who: Trowbridge Chorus

Where: Holy Trinity Church, Trowbridge BA14 9AA 7.30 p.m.

What: 'Serenade to Spring' Mendelssohn - Hear My Prayer; Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine

Ticket/Info: £10 (children free) Tel 01225 761364; 01225 765072 or on the door. Email


Sunday 14th

Who: The Wordsworth Singers

Where: St John's Church, Keswick, Cumbria 7.00 p.m.

What: JS Bach - Mass in B minor

Ticket/Info: £18 (under-18s free) from, 01900 829622, Bookends Keswick and choir members. Supported by Cumbria Community Foundation and Hadfield Trust.


Sunday 14th

Who: Ripieno Choir

Where: All Saints′ Church, Weston Green, Esher, Surrey KT10 8JL 8.00 p.m.

What: Il divino Claudio: A collection of Claudio Monteverdi’s sacred and secular music to celebrate his 450th birthday

Ticket/Info: Admission Free. There will be a retiring collection in aid of the church’s re-wiring fund.


Sunday 14th

Who: Mayfield Festival Choir
Where: St Dunstan's Church, Mayfield, East Sussex

What: Britten - Saint Nicolas Op 42; Haydn - Missa in Honorem Sti Nicolai



Saturday 20th

Who: Exeter Philharmonic Choir

Where: Exeter Cathedral, Exeter 7.30 p.m.

What: Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius

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


Saturday 20th

Who: The Durham Singers

Where: St Andrew's Church, South Otterington, Yorkshire, DL7 9HD 7.30 p.m.

What: Byrd, Allegri, Stanford

Ticket/Info: £10 on the door, including refreshments


Saturday 20th

Who: Bournemouth Bach Choir

Where: Christchurch Priory 7.30pm

What: Mozart - Coronation Mass; Mozart - Regina Coeli

Ticket/Info: Visit


Saturday 20th

Who: Bury Bach Choir

Where: St Edmundsbury Cathedral 7.30 p.m.

What: Mendelssohn - Elijah

Ticket/Info: £25, £20, £15. Available from the Apex Tel 01284 75800


Saturday 20th

Who: Leeds Festival Chorus and Leeds Philharmonic Chorus

Where: Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 7.30pm

What: Verdi Requiem

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


Saturday 20th

Who: Ruddington & District Choral Society

Where: St Peter's Church, Ruddington 7.30 p.m.

What: Music to hear: A selection of light choral music for a Spring evening

Ticket/Info: Tel 0115 921 1451 or on the door


Saturday 20th

Who: Durham Choral Society

Where: Durham Cathedral 7.30

What: Mozart - Requiem and Solemn Vespers

Ticket/Info: £18, £10; concessions £16 and £8; under 18s half price
Online We Got Tickets
Online Gala booking office In person Gala Box Office, Millennium Place, Durham or by phone 03000  266600
On the door (availability permitting)


Sunday 21st

Who: Plymouth Philharmonic Choir
Where: Plymouth Guildhall 7.00 pm

What: J.S. Bach - Mass in B minor

Ticket/Info: £15 in advance, £19 on the door, under 16s/students £5
For details see
Tickets from:   r call our ticket manager on 01822 853791 or email


Sunday 21st

Who: St Edmundsbury Cathedral Choir

Where: St Edmundsbury cathedral 5.00 p.m.

What: Durufle - Requiem

Ticket/Info: £6.00. Available from the Apex Tel 01284 75800


Thursday 25th

Who: The Tallis Scolars

Where: St Edmundsbury Cathedral 7.30 p.m.

What: In Concert

Ticket/Info: £15 to £26 Available from the Apex Tel 01284 75800