Summer Classical dates and programmes

Summer 2022 Oratorio and Chamber Choir dates

Enrolments open week beginning 4 April

First rehearsal: Wed 27 April 2022

COME AND SING EVENT Saturday 14 May 2022 11am  Come & Sing Day with Howard Goodall @St Peter’s, Black Lion Lane, W6 9BE

This Come and Sing will feature Howard Goodall’s Never to Forget, a choral tribute to NHS workers who died at the start of the pandemic, and the works by Ralph Vaughan Williams listed below to celebrate the 150th anniversary of his birth. Cost: £25, including the cost of all the music, which you can keep.

Two Folksongs: Ca‘ the Yowes  & The Lover’s Ghost Let all the world in every corner sing

The Old Hundredth (All people that on earth do dwell)

Tickets only in advance, available soon via our website

Half Term: Wed Wednesday 1 June 2022 (NO REHEARSAL)

Last rehearsal Classical Choirs: Wed 6 July 2022

Summer joint Addison Concert: Saturday July 9th 2022

Summer Chamber Choir concert dates:

Sunday 29  May 2022- 2:15 English  Music Festival Convert, Radley College, Abingdon  OX14 2HR

Saturday June 11th – 150th Anniversary of St Paul’s Grove Park. Chiswick. W4 3SD

Sunday 18th Sept.2022 6pm – St Mary’s Church, Twickenham TW1 3NJ Rachmaninov Vespers
                                                  NB: There will be extra rehearsals beforehand (tbc)

Summer 2022 music

Oratorio music to include:

Verdi – Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves/Anvil Chorus

Orff – O Fortuna (from ‘Carmina Burana’)

Vaughan Williams – Let all the world in every corner sing

Sondheim – Sunday (from ‘Sunday in the Park with George’)

Chamber music

Vaughan Williams – Prayer to the Father of Heaven

Bliss – Put Thou Thy Trust in the Lord

Wood – Full Fathom Five

Macfarren – Orpheus, with his lute

Gardner – Fear no more

Ireland – The Hills

Dyson – Three Songs (Evening/Nocturne/The Moon)

Wood  – Hail, Gladdening Light

Stanford – Three Motets

Vaughan Williams  – Mass in G minor

Bernard Hughes      – Two Choral Fanfares

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