October 2019
Saturday 5th

Who: The Oxford Chorus
Where: Concert Hall, Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QH 7.30 p.m.
What: Verdi - Requiem
Ticket/Info: £32, £24, £19, £14 (Concessions available). Box Office tel: 0118 960 6060 (tickets also available on the door). In aid of ‘Singing for Syrians’ www.verdirequiemreading.com

Saturday 5th

Who: Carillon Chamber Choir
Where: St Saviour’s Church, St Albans  AL1 4DF
What:  Bach - Lobet den Herrn; Bach ? Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied; Bach - Komm, Jesu, komm; Rheinberger ? Mass in E flat Major; Rheinberger ? Abendlied
Ticket/Info: £15 with concessions for students, pensioners and Friends of Carillon at £13 and school children ?5.
More details at http://www.carillonchamberchoir.org/bach-rheinberger/

Sunday 6th

Who: Thomas Tallis Society Choir
Where: St Alfege Church, Greenwich 7.00 p.m.
What: Pledges of Heav´n's Joy: Music for the Heavens - Choral music including works by Hubert Parry, William Harris, James MacMillan, Rihards Dubra, Jonathan Dove and Duruflé´s Requiem
Ticket/Info: Visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/tts

Saturday 12th Who: The Hardynge Choir, Radlett Choral Society, St Albans Chamber Choir, Vivamus, and Massed Childrens Choir
Where: Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban, Sumpter Yard, Holywell Hill, St Albans, AL1 1BY 7:30pm
What: Britten - Fanfare for St Edmundsbury, Britten - Dawn and Sunday Morning (from Four Sea Interludes), Dove - Three Seaside Postcards, Vaughan Williams - A Sea Symphony.
Ticket/Info: £28, £22  £16, £10 and £1 (accompanied children), available from the St Albans Cathedral Box Office (located in the Cathedral Shop) 01727 890290. To book tickets online, visit https://www.stalbanscathedral.org/Event/a-sea-symphony
Saturday 12th

Who: Charnwood Voices
Where: St Andrew’s Church,  Kegworth DE74 2ED 7.30 p.m.
What: Light Fantastic!
Ticket/Info: £10 ticket includes a glass of wine or soft drink in the interval. Under 16s free
From choir members, by e-mailing tickets@charnwoodvoices.org.uk

Saturday 12th

Who: Wooburn Singers
Where: All Saints Church, Marlow, SL7 2AA, 7.30pm
What: Dyson - Sweet Thames Run Softly; Neil Brand - Say not the Struggle nought Availeth; Duruflé - Requiem
Ticket/Info: £15 (<18s free) Visit www.wooburnsingers.org.uk or https://thelittleboxoffice.com/wooburnsingers

Thursday 17th

Who: The Bach Choir
Where: Royal Festival Hall, London 7.30 p.m.
What: Roxanna Panufnik: - Four Choral Seasons (world premiere); Delius - Sea Drift
Ticket/Info: Visit www.thebachchoir.org.uk/concerts/panufnik-four-choral-seasons

Saturday 19th

Who: Collegium Musicum of London Chamber Choir
Where:Temple Church, MusicTemple, London EC4Y 7BB 7.30 pm
What: Duruflé - Requiem; Messe Cum Jubilo; Poulenc - Litanies á la Viere Noire; Fauré - Cantique de Jean Racine
Ticket/Info: £16 (£14 concessions) available on the door, in advance at collegiumchoir.com or phone 07812 599340 Visit https://coll-mus-lon.org.uk/future-concerts/

Saturday 19th Who: Thanet Male Voice Choir
Where: St Philips Church, Palm Bay. Cliftonville 3.00 p/m.
What: Joint Concert with Vauxhall Male Voice Choir
Ticket/Info: See website www.thanetmvc.org.uk
Saturday 19th

Who: The Laurence Singers
Where: Wilmslow United Reformed Church, Alderley Road, Wilmslow SK9 1PR 7.30 p.m.
What:´Celebration´ Favourite choral classics (and some new) by well-loved composers. Rutter - Birthday Madrigals; Beethoven - Choral Fantasia plus music from Chilcott, Fauré, Franck and Goodall
Ticket/Info: £10 (£9) from publicity@thelaurencesingers.org.uk? 07979 908 871

Saturday 19th

Who: Morriston RFC Male Choir
Where: The Great Hall, University of Swansea, Fabian Way, Swansea SA1 8EN 7.00 p.m.
What: 40th Anniversary Concert
Ticket/Info: Price £25.00 from www.morristonrfcmalechoir.co.uk

Saturday 19th

Who: Hampstead Chamber Choir
Where: St. John-at-Hampstead NW3 6UU 7.30 p.m.
What: A concert of French music including Gabriel Faurés Requiem
Ticket/Info: £12, £10 concession. Under 16 free with an adult.  At the door or from http://hampsteadchamberchoir.org

Saturday 19th

Who: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus & Youth Chorus
Where: Cadogan Hall, London SW1X 9DQ 7.30 p.m.
What: of Richard Blackford - Pieta (London Premiere)
Ticket/Info: £16, £26, £35, £39 Concessions: £2 off all tickets www.cadoganhall.co.uk Box office: 020 7730 4500 www.bschorus.co.uk

Friday 25th

Who: Eric Whitacre Singers
Where: St John's Smith Square, Westminster, London 7.30 p.m. (pre concert talk 6.30 pm)
What: Whitacre - The Sacred Veil (European Premiere); Whitacre - Lux Aurumque; Whitacre - Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine.
Ticket/Info: Visit https://www.sjss.org.uk/events/eric-whitacre-sacred-veil We have VIP tickets that include access to rehearsal and every ticketholder is welcome at the pre-concert talk with myself and Charles Anthony Silvestri.

Saturday 26th

Who: The Hills Singers of Malvern
Where: Lansdowne Crescent Meth,odist Church Great Malvern WR14 2AW 7.30 p.m.
What: A choral concert featuring Sir Edward Elgar´s From the Bavarian Highlands, The Shower, The Fountain and Serenade. Other works include Fauré - Cantique de Jean Racine, Stanford - Three Motets Op. 38, , Gjeilo´s - Sincerity (O Magnum Mysterium), Mike Sheppard  - Requiem aeternam and Parry´s My soul, there is a country.
Ticket/Info: £10 (students £5), available from Cynthia Merriman 01684-566927

Saturday 26th Who: Eric Whitacre Singers
Where: St John's Smith Square, Westminster, London 7.30 (pre concert talk 6.30 pm)
What: Whitacre - The Sacred Veil; Whitacre - Lux Aurumque; Whitacre - Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine.
Ticket/Info: Visit https://www.sjss.org.uk/events/eric-whitacre-sacred-veil-0 We have VIP tickets that include access to rehearsal and every ticketholder is welcome at the pre-concert talk with myself and Charles Anthony Silvestri.
Saturday 26th

Who: Exeter Philharmonic Choir
Where: Holy Trinity Church, Exmouth, 7.30 p.m.
What: Bernstein - Chichester Psalms and music by Parry, Britten, Lauridsen and Holst
Ticket/Info: Unreserved £14 www.exephil.org.uk, 01392 278168,
Exeter Visitor Information Centre and Tickets, Dix’s Field, 01392 665885

Saturday 26th

Who: Cecilian Singers
Where: St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth, Leicester, LE8 0NB 7.30pm
What: “The Cecilian Singers – Naturally”. A homage to nature directed by Jeremy Jackman. Includes works by Elgar, Schumann, Mendelssohn and Porter
Ticket/Info: £10.00 / £5.00 (under 18) from: The Well, High Street (0116 279 0148), Church Office (0116 279 6577), Jane Cotton (0115 937 2993), Email: jane.cotton2@ntlworld.com and see www.ceciliansingers.co.uk 

Saturday 26th

Who: The Renaissance Choir
Where: St Peter's Church, Petersfield, GU32 3HS
What: “Vespers” concert – an exploration of the close relationship between the music of W. A. Mozart and M. Haydn
Ticket/Info: £12 adult £11 concession £2 student/child from 023 9247 5259 or https://renaissancechoir.org.uk/news/preview-of-vespers-by-mozart-and-m-haydn-on-saturday-26-october

Saturday 26th

Who: English Arts Chorale
Where: St Mary's Church, Chart Lane, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 7RN, 5.00pm (please note early start time)
What:  Choral Evensong featuring music by Ireland, Carr, Howells, Browse and Handel followed by a performance of Vivaldi's Gloria
Ticket/Info: Admission free - retiring collection in aid of St. Catherine´s Hospice. Further information from: "www.englisharts.org", tel 01737 762097.