Forthcoming concerts

Senior Citizens Concert
1 October 2017

3pm Colston Hall, Bristol The 55th concert organised by The Rotary Club. Tickets free on application concertsecretary@rotarybristol.org

This precious earth
14 October 2017

7pm Harbour Fish & Grill, Newquay, Cornwall Includes 2 course buffet & glass of fizz Ticket £25 Third performance of this new work by Jonathan Bielby exploring issues around climate change.

This precious earth
15 October 2017

4pm All Saints Highertown, Truro, Cornwall A further performance of this new work by Jonathan Bielby concerning issues of Climate Change. Ticket £10

Christmas Oratorio – JS Bach
2 December 2017

7:30 St Mary’s Church, Bridgwater Bach’s seasonal masterpiece With Bridgwater Choral Society

Messiah with Portishead Choral Society
24 March 2018

7:30pm Gordano School, Portishead Handel’s ever popular masterpiece.

Creation with South Petherton Choral Society
21 April 2018

7:30pm Haydn’s glorious celebration

Copland – In the beginning
1 July 2018

3pm St Stephen’s Church, Bristol With Bristol Chamber Choir.


Past concerts

Bristol Song Recitals
13 September 2017

1:10 St Stephen’s Church, Bristol. Lunchtime recital

Concert with Bath Chorus
22 July 2017

7:30pm St Michael’s Church, Bath Songs and popular arias to complement a programme by Bath Chorus in aid of British Heart Foundation

Recital with Geoff Poole
25 June 2017

3:30pm St Paul’s Church, Clifton, Bristol An afternoon recital of songs and lieder including new works by Geoff Poole.  Also Schubert, Brahms, Berg, Gurney, Delius and Howells.

Fairford Choral Society
13 May 2017

7:30 St Mary’s Church, Fairford.  Haydn’s Creation

Cabot Choir
29 April 2017

7:30 Clifton Cathedral, Bristol.  Haydn’s Nelson Mass

This Precious Earth
8 April 2017

7:30pm St Wenn Church, Cornwall. Second performance of this work by Jonathan Bielby exploring issues around climate change, and featuring a didgeridoo!

Bristol Song Recitals
29 March 2017

1:05pm St Stephen’s Church, Bristol.  Lunchtime recital

Portishead Choral Society
18 March 2017

7:30pm Gordano School, New Hall, Portishead Schubert Magnificat, Beethoven Choral Fantasia, Haydn Paukenmesse

Clevedon Music Club
17 January 2017

7:30pm Recital for Clevedon Music Club

Dvorak Mass in D
4 December 2016

7:30 pm St Mary’s Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire with Fairford and District Choral Society

This Precious Earth
5 November 2016

7:30pm St Mary Redcliffe Church, Bristol This Precious Earth – a new cantata by Jonathan Bielby exploring issues around climate change etc

Bristol Song Recitals
18 September 2016

3pm Recital at St Stephen’s Church, Bristol with Martine Le Poidevin (baritone) and Richard Johnson (piano) Including songs by Quilter, Dring and Novello

Bristol Song Recitals
20 July 2016

1.05pm St Stephen’s Church, St Stephen’s Street, Bristol BS1 1EQ Lunchtime recital with Christopher Northam, piano.  Programme to include music by Haydn, Quilter, Rachmaninov and local composer, David Bednall.  

BBC Children in Need
12 June 2016

6pm Bristol Hippodrome A special event for BBC Children in Need

Handel’s Messiah with Fairford Choral Society
1 May 2016

7.30pm St Mary’s Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD A performance of Handel’s choral masterpiece, Messiah with Fairford Choral Society

Green Cantata
30 April 2016

7.30pm All Saints Church, Weston Village, Bath, BA1 4BX Premiere of Green Cantata by Richard Carder

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle with Fairford & District Choral Society
28 November 2015

7:30pm St Mary’s Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle

Severnside Composers Alliance
20 November 2015

7:30pm The Christian Community, 73 Cainscross Rd, Stroud New Songs for Autumn including works by James D’Angelo, Trevor Jones, Steve Kings, Geoff Poole, Liz Lane, Sulyen Caradon, Frank Harvey

Severnside Composers Alliance
19 November 2015

7:30pm St Paul’s Church, Clifton, Bristol New Songs for Autumn including works by James D’Angelo, Trevor Jones, Steve Kings, Geoff Poole, Liz Lane, Sulyen Caradon, Frank Harvey

Severnside Composers Alliance
28 May 2015

7:30pm St Paul’s Church, Clifton, Bristol BS8 Songs by local composers: Another Spring by Raymond Warren, Six Sonnets of Edna Vincent Millay by Jolyon Laycock, Two Songs of Walt Whitman by James D’Angelo, The Frost is Here by David Bednall

Mendelssohn’s Elijah in Exeter Cathedral
16 May 2015

7:30pm Exeter Cathedral   Mendlessohn’s Elijah with Exeter Philharmonic Choir

JS Bach’s St Matthew Passion
9 May 2015

7:30pm St Mary’s Church, Bridgwater with Bridgwater Choral Society

UK Premiere – The Cloud by Alan Charlton
8 May 2015

1:15pm Victoria Rooms, Bristol UK Premiere of new song cycle by Alan Charlton.  With Christopher Northam – piano

Seven Last Words from the Cross – Llandaff Cathedral
29 March 2015

6:30pm Llandaff Cathedral.  Second performance of this new work by Jonathan Bielby

Horrortorio
28 March 2015

7:30pm Elgar Concert Hall, The Bramall Music Building, Birmingham, B15 2TT Horovitz’s Horrortorio and John Dankworth’s The Diamond and The Goose with Birmingham Choral Union

Mozart Requiem
21 March 2015

7:30pm Gordano School New Hall, Portishead Mozart Requiem with Portishead Choral Society

Faure Requiem
15 March 2015

7:30 St Mary’s Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD Faure’s Requiem with Fairford & District Choral Society

World Premiere of “The Cloud” in Brussels
22 February 2015

8pm Atelier Marcel Hastir, 51, Rue du Commerce, 1000 Bruxelles.  “The Cloud” – a new song cycle by Alan Charlton.  With Christopher Northam – piano.

Haydn’s Paukenmesse
15 November 2014

7:30pm St Mary’s Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AD With Fairford & District Choral Society

Carmina Burana in Oxford
8 November 2014

7:30pm Oxford Town Hall Orff’s Carmina Burana for Dr John Radcliffe Tercentenary Commemmorative Concert

Strauss Four Last Songs at St John’s, Smith Square
20 September 2014

7:30pm with Bloomsbury Chamber Orchestra, conducted by James Lowe

World Premiere – Seven Last Words from the Cross by Jonathan Bielby
20 July 2014

6:30pm St Mary Redcliffe, Bristol

Afternoon Recital
15 June 2014

3pm St Paul’s Church, Clifton, Bristol A recial of sacred songs including Barber’s Hermit Songs and a selectin from Wolf’s Moricke Lieder with Christopher Northam – piano

Mendelssohn’s Elijah in Abingdon
7 June 2014

7:30pm Yolande Paterson Hall, Abingdon with Abingdon & District Musical Society and Didcot Choral Society, conducted by Alexander Walker

Bristol Music Club
27 May 2014

7:30pm Club Composer’s Evening including Another Spring by Raymond Warren

Haydn’s Creation
10 May 2014

7:30pm St Mary’s Church, Bridgwater with Bridgwater Choral Society

Carmina Burana
12 April 2014

7:30pm St John’s Church, Egham.  Haydn’s Creation (Pt I) and Orff’s Carmina Burana with Egham Choral

Gounod’s Messe Solennelle de Sainte Cecile
22 March 2014

7:30pm Portishead Methodist Church with Portishead Choral Society

Proms in the Meadow
13 July 2013

5pm Parish Meadows, Iron Acton.  Song to the Moon – Dvorak and other favourites.  Plus last-night-of-the-proms sing-along – Land of Hope and Glory, Rule Britannia etc

Britten’s War Requiem in Oxford
23 November 2012

8pm Oxford Town Hall.