Past Concerts

November 2021

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“O may we soon again renew that song”

Boyle:Thou O God art praised in Sion
Hagenberg:The music of stillness
Mendelssohn:Hear my prayer
Brahms:How lovely are thy dwellings
Mozart:Ave verum
Quartel:Wide open spaces
Parry:Blest pair of sirens

November 2019

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Handel: Messiah

July 2019

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“Madrigals & Folk”

Rutter: It was a lover and his lass
Morley: Now is the month of maying
Morley: My bonny lass she smileth
Rutter: Come live with me
Bennet: All Creatures Now
Rutter: When daisies pied
McDowall: A Fancy of Folksongs
arr. Williamson: The Ashgrove
arr. Howard Goodall: Star of the County Down
arr. Vaughan Williams: Loch Lomond
arr. Greg Smith: The drunken sailor
Elgar: As torrents in summer
Sullivan: The long day closes

March 2019

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Celebration – 40th Anniversary

Brahms:Geistliches Lied
Franck:Panis Angelicus
Fauré:Cantique de Jean Racine
Mendelssohn:Verleih uns Frieden
Handel:The King shall rejoice

November 2018

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John Rutter:The Lord bless you and keep you
Gerald Finzi:Farewell to Arms (Tenor, Organ)
Orlando Gibbons:Drop Drop Slow Tears
Campion:Never Weather-Beaten Sail
Douglas Guest:For the Fallen
John Ireland:Greater love hath no man
Maurice Durufle:In Paradisum from Requiem
Charles Villiers Stanford:Songs of the Sea (Baritone, Chorus, Piano)
Graham Ross:Imperial Elegy
Karl Jenkins From The Armed Man:Agnus Dei, Benedictus
Gerald Finzi:Lo the Full Final Sacrifice

July 2018

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“Swinging 50s and 60s”

James, Ellington etc. Arr. Rice: I’m Beginning to See the Light
Mercer, Ellington etc. Arr. Rice: Satin Doll
Lenon & McCartney, arr. Pickard: Honey Pie
Harburg and Arlen Arr. Shearing: Over the Rainbow
Billy Joel arr. Shearing: Just the way you are
Jobim, English words by Gimbel arr. Rice: The girl from Ipanema
Lennon and McCartney arr. Mobley and Sudell:Beatles Medley
Cole Porter arr Pickard: Miss Otis Regrets
Gilkyson arr. Hare: The Bare Necessities
Lennon and McCartney arr Hill: With a Little Help from My Friends
Mozart arr. Keveren:Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Fields and Kern arr. Rutter: The Way You Look Tonight
Weiss and Shearing: Lullaby of Birdland
Carter and Hudson arr. Shaw: Goodnight Sweetheart

March 2018

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“Glorious Cathedral Classics”

Wood:O thou, the central orb
Ireland:Greater love hath no man
Stainer:God so loved the world
S S Wesley:Blessed be the God and father
Stanford:For lo I raise up
Parry:I was glad when they said unto me
Bainton:And I saw a new heaven
Elgar:Ave verum
Stanford:O for a closer walk with God
Stanford:Nunc dimitis in A
Gardiner:Evening Hymn

November 2017

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Puccini:  Messa di Gloria
Haydn:   Insanae et Vanae Curae
Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Haydn:   Te Deum

July 2017

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“Saturday Night at the Movies”

Sondheim & BernsteinWest Side Story medley
ShermanSupercalifragilisticexpialidocious (Mary Poppins)
David & BacharachRaindrops keep falling on my head (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid)
ShermanTruly Scrumptious (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)
Silvestri Forrest Gump
ShermanChim Chim Cher-ee (Mary Poppins)
Rodgers & HammersteinSound of Music medley
SimonMrs Robinson (The Graduate)
Bricusse, Newley & Barry Goldfinger
Fields & ColemanRhythm of Life (Sweet Charity)
Beethoven Adagio Cantabile
Hurwitz Epilogue (La La Land)
GershwinI Got Rhythm (Girl Crazy)
Casey & JacobsGrease medley

March 2017

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Bruckner:Locus Iste
Duruflé:Ubi Caritas
Mendelssohn:I Waited for the Lord