Repertoire

Repertoire

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December 2019
Family Christmas concert
Carol concert                                            
Dyson – Magnificat in D
McDowell – A Winter’s Night
Dyson – Nunc Dimittis in D

June 2019
Purcell – Welcome to All the Pleasures
Elgar – From the Bavarian highlands
Campion – Never Weather-Beaten Sail
Parry – I Know my Soul hath Power
Stanford – The Blue Bird
Byrd – Ave Verum Corpus 

March 2019
Handel – Requiem   

December 2018
Family Christmas concert 
Carol concert

May 2018
Falaise, France
Fauré – Requiem
Franck – Cantique de Jean Racine 

March 2018
Mozart – Requiem
Haydn – Te Deum
McDowell – Ave Maris Stella

December 2017
Carol concert
Finzi – Magnificat
Parry  – I was Glad

June 2017
Handel– Chorus of the enchanted Islanders
Donizetti – Chorus of Wedding guests
Wagner – Bridal Chorus
Verdi – Brindisi from La Traviata
Mascagni – Easter Hymn
Verdi – Chorus of the Scottish Refugees
Rossini – Villagers Chorus
Puccini – Nessun Dorma
Verdi – Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Bernstein – West Side Story Medley
Moulin Rouge – Come What May

March 2017
Purcell – Dido and Aeneas
Vivaldi–  Dixit Dominus

December 2016
Carol concert
Handel – Zadok the Priest
Stanford – Te Deum

June 2016
Vierne – Kyrie eleison
de Séverac – Tantum ergo
Duruflé – Quatre Motets
Saint Saens – Messe Solennelle
Fauré– Cantique de Jean Racine
Duruflé- Requiem

March 2016
Elgar – The Dream of Gerontius

December 2015
Carol concert
Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols

June 2015
Brahms – Liebeslieder
Tippett –  Five Spirituals
George ShearingShakespeare Songs

March 2015
Bach – St John Passion

December 2014
Carol concert
Rutter Gloria

June 2014
Elgar – As Torrents in Summer
Elgar – My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land
Parry – Never weather-beaten sail
Sullivan – The Long Day Closes
Stanford – The Blue Bird
Vaughan Williams – Serenade to Music
Brahms Lieder and Romanzen – Der Bucklichte Fiedler; Das Mädchen; O Süßer Mai
Farmer – Fair Phyllis
Weelkes – Sing We at Pleasure
Wilbye – Adieu, sweet Amaryllis
Gibbons – The Silver Swan
George Shearing – Shakespeare Songs

March 2014
Fauré – Requiem
Poulenc – Gloria

December 2013
Handel – Excerpts from The Messiah
Carol Concert

June 2013
Verdi – Requiem in Reading Concert Hall

February 2013
Jan Dismas Zelenka – Litanaie De Venerabili Sacramento
Vivaldi – Magnificat
Mozart – Kyrie – Coronation Mass

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