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PAST CONCERTS: 1977 to now

2020's

23/03/2024      Fauré – Requiem; and other works by Fauré and Bruckner

25/11/2023      800th anniversary of St Peter’s Church Roland Johnson – St Peter’s Gloria; Rutter - anthems

01/07/2023      Choral Medleys from Kiss me Kate, West Side Story and Shakespeare’s Songs and Sonnets

01/04/2023      Stainer – Crucifixion, and selected seasonal anthems

10/12/2022      Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Britten – Ceremony of Carols

09/07/2022      Choruses from Gilbert & Sullivan

02/06/2022      Lighting of the beacon for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

02/04/2022      Rutter – Mass of the Children; selected anthems

13/03/2022      Civic Service

27/11/2021      Choruses from Handel – Messiah; Vivaldi – Gloria

      2020              No events took place in 2020 or the first half of 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic

2010's

15/12/2019      Family Christmas Concert (Egerton Hall, Brackley)

30/11/2019      Mozart – Requiem; Puccini – Messa di Gloria

06/07/2019      Songs for the Stage

18/06/2019      Songs for the Stage (Evenley Wood)

30/03/2019      Haydn – Missa Brevis in B flat, St Joannis de Deo (Little Organ Mass);

                                 Mozart – Mass in C (Coronation Mass)

18/12/2018      Carols: Candleford Court and Pegasus Court care homes

15/12/2018      Carols: Waitrose

11/12/2018      Carol Concert

10/11/2018      Jenkins – The Armed Man; Bernstein – Chichester Psalms

07/07/2018      Swingin’ Summer – a selection of choral arrangements of classic popular songs

24/03/2018      Duruflé – Requiem; and other sacred music

02/12/2017      Haydn – Mass in D “Nelson”; Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik; Vivaldi – Gloria

08/07/2017      40th Anniversary Concert: Vaughan Williams – Five Mystical Songs; Handel – excerpts from Messiah;

                                 and music by Mozart, Haydn, Gardiner and Parry

01/04/2017      Chilcott – St John Passion

03/12/2016      Rutter – Magnificat

02/07/2016      Orff – Carmina Burana; opera choruses

19/03/2016      Madrigal & Partsongs

05/12/2015      Rossini – Petite Messe Solennelle

05/07/2015      Beethoven – Mass in C, Symphony No 8; Haydn – musical sequence from The Creation

28/03/2015      Fauré – Requiem; church anthems

27/03/2015      Fauré – Requiem (Middleton Cheney)

19/12/2014      Carols: Waitrose Late Night Shopping

13/12/2014      Carols: Victorian Christmas Fayre

06/12/2014      Christmas Allsorts: Carols and Christmas Songs

                                 (with Brackley Junior School and Magdalen College School Brass)

03/12/2014      Lights of Love Service: Archer – The Angel Gabriel + hymns/carols

09/11/2014      Brackley Remembrance Service

21/10/2014      Purcell Evening – Te Deum Laudamus, Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Hear My Prayer, I Was Glad,

                                 Thou Knowest Lord, Remember Not Lord Our Offences, With Drooping Wings, Come Ye Sons of Art,

                                 Sonata in D minor 2nd mvt, Music for a while & If music be the food of love

05/07/2014      Jenkins – The Peacemakers

22/03/2014      Brahms – Alto Rhapsody, Ein Deutsches Requiem

30/11/2013      Britten Centenary Concert – A Ceremony of Carols, Simple Symphony,

                                 The Ballad of Little Musgrave & Saint Nicolas

27/11/2013      Lights of Love: Britten extracts + hymns/carols

06/07/2013      Mendelssohn – Elijah

15/06/2013      Bach – Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring (Wedding)

16/03/2013      Mozart – Solemn Vespers, Ave Verum & Requiem

23/02/2013      Jen Vale’s Incurable Optimism concert: Mozart – Requiem (extracts); You Raise Me Up; Happiness

01/12/2012      Chilcott – On Christmas Night; Blake – The Snowman & Awake Before Sunrise; Anderson – Sleigh Ride

28/11/2012      Lights of Love Service: Chilcott – On Christmas Night + hymns/carols

07/07/2012      Proms Celebration: Handel – Coronation Anthems; Stanford – Songs of the Sea;

                                 Planas – Jehanne D’Arc Suite No 2; Elgar – Pomp & Circumstance March; Arne – Rule Britannia;

                                 Parry – Jerusalem; Elgar – Chanson de Matin/Nuit; Britten – Gloriana Dances;

                                 Butterworth – Banks of Green Willow (with Trinity Camerata)

03/04/2012      Archer – Requiem; MacMillan – Kiss on Wood (St John’s Chapel)

27/03/2012      Archer – Requiem; MacMillan – Kiss on Wood (Middleton Cheney)

17/12/2011      Handel – Messiah

30/11/2011      Lights of Love Service: Schubert – Psalm 23

15/10/2011      Schubert Concert

02/07/2011      Goodall – Eternal Light

09/04/2011      Rutter – Requiem; Jenkins – Stabat mater

19/12/2010      Piazza Community Carols

18/12/2010      Carols (Farmers’ Market)

04/12/2010      Carol Concert (Middleton Cheney)

19/11/2010      Concert for St Cecilia: Gounod – Messe Solennelle; Howells – A Hymn for St Cecilia

14/11/2010      Remembrance Day Service: Harris – Holy is the True Light

25/09/2010      Gilbert & Sullivan – HMS Pinafore (from scratch)

26/06/2010      Haydn – Paukenmesse; Dvorak – Mass in D

20/03/2010      Maunder – Olivet to Calvary; Moore – It is a thing; Lotti – Crucifixus; Pike – Be Thou My Vision;

                                 Pärt – Stabat mater

2000's

19/12/2009      Carols (Farmers’ Market)

08/12/2009      Advent Sequence (St John’s Chapel)

01/12/2009      Advent Sequence (Aynho)

17/10/2009      Vivaldi – Gloria

27/06/2009      Brahms – Liebeslieder Walzer; Orff – Carmina Burana (Brackley Music Festival)

04/04/2009      Handel – Dixit Dominus, Zadok the Priest & Hallelujah

16/12/2008      Carol Concert

18/10/2008      Fauré – Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine

27/09/2008      Handel – Messiah (from scratch)

28/06/2008      Jenkins – The Armed Man; Haydn – Missa Brevis; Mendelssohn –Hear My Prayer

18/03/2008      Music for Holy Week

01/12/2007      Britten – Saint Nicolas

07/07/2007      Haydn – The Creation

28/04/2007      Dvorak – Stabat Mater

19/12/2006      Carol Concert

17/10/2006      Choral evensong (Chacombe)

30/09/2006      Fauré – Requiem; Vivaldi – Gloria (from scratch)

08/07/2006      Mozart – Requiem, Ave Verum Corpus & Laudate Dominum (Brackley Music Festival)

11/04/2006      Rutter – Requiem; Fauré – Cantique de Jean Racine

03/12/2005      Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Finzi – In Terra Pax & Magnificat

09/07/2005      Rutter – Magnificat (Brackley Music Festival)

18/06/2005      Rutter – Magnificat; Handel – Messiah (Towcester Music Festival)

23/04/2005      Handel – Messiah (from scratch)

22/03/2005      Stainer – Crucifixion; Seasonal Anthems

15/03/2005      Stainer – Crucifixion (Kings Sutton Church)

27/11/2004      Charpentier – Midnight Mass; Advent Carols

19/06/2004      Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus & Vesperae Solennes de Confessore; Haydn – Harmoniemesse

                                 (Brackley Music Festival)

01/05/2004      May Day Festival

03/04/2004      Bach – St John Passion

29/11/2003      Handel – Messiah (in aid of Katharine House Hospice)

28/06/2003      20th–century American music: Barber – Agnus Dei; Copland – Appalachian Spring;

                                 Bernstein – Chichester Psalms; Randall Thompson (Brackley Music Festival)

05/04/2003      Duruflé – Requiem

03/12/2002      A Seasonal Miscellany – music and readings for Advent and Christmas

29/06/2002      The Eddie Palmer Memorial Concert:  Handel – Coronation Anthem The King Shall Rejoice;

                                 Vaughan Williams – Five Mystical Songs; Finzi – Lo the full final sacrifice; Arne – Rule Britannia;

                                 Elgar – Land of Hope and Glory; Parry – Jerusalem (Brackley Music Festival)

23/03/2002      Beethoven – Mass in C

01/12/2001      Sacred Music through the Centuries inc. Tallis; Purcell; Bach; Stanford

23/06/2001      Vivaldi – Gloria; Rutter – Gloria; Monteverdi – Beatus Vir (Brackley Music Festival)

10/04/2001      Maunder – Olivet to Calvary

02/12/2000      Concert to celebrate life of Eddie Palmer: Fauré – Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine;

                                 Parry – I was glad

14/10/2000      Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)

24/06/2000      Handel – Messiah (Brackley Music Festival)

18/04/2000      Act of Devotion for Holy Week

15/01/2000      Handel – Zadok the Priest; Dvorak – Mass in D

1990's

26/06/1999      Haydn – Nelson Mass (Brackley Music Festival)

30/03/1999      Act of Devotion for Holy Week

16/01/1999      Mozart – Requiem

20/06/1998      Choir & organ concert inc. Parry – I was glad (Brackley Music Festival)

07/04/1998      Fauré – Requiem; Mendelssohn – Hear my Prayer; Moore – It is a thing most wonderful

24/01/1998      Haydn – Harmoniemesse

18/10/1997      Mendelssohn – Elijah (with Banbury Choral Society)

28/06/1997      Haydn – Creation (Brackley Music Festival)

25/03/1997      Music and readings for Passiontide

18/01/1997      Haydn – St Cecilia Mass

06/07/1996      Handel – Messiah (Brackley Music Festival)

02/04/1996      Act of Devotion for Holy Week

20/01/1996      Haydn – Maria Theresa Mass; Buxtehude – The Little Newborn Jesus Child; Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus

11/07/1995      Choral Evensong

13/06/1995      Choral Evensong

08/04/1995      Elgar – Dream of Gerontius (with Banbury Choral Society)

28/02/1995      Archer – Requiem

08/10/1994      Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)

05/06/1994      Choral Evensong (South Newington)

22/03/1994      Music & Readings for Passiontide

15/01/1994      Mendelssohn – Hymn of Praise

25/09/1993      Britten – Te Deum; Dvorak – Mass in D

30/03/1993      Act of Devotion – Anthems & Readings

16/01/1993      Fauré – Cantique de Jean Racine & Requiem

19/09/1992      Bach – Mass in B minor

11/01/1992      Mozart –Te Deum & Mass in C

05/10/1991      Haydn – Creation (in aid of hospices)

07/07/1991      Choral Evensong (Syresham)

02/07/1991      Choral Evensong

13/04/1991      Mendelssohn – Elijah (with Banbury Choral Society)

12/01/1991      Kodaly – Missa Brevis; Mendelssohn – Hear my Prayer; Britten – Te Deum

19/06/1990      Choral Evensong

07/04/1990      Verdi – Requiem (with Banbury Choral Society)

13/01/1990      Schubert – Mass in G; Mozart – Ave Verum, Seraphim & Three Kings

1980's

23/05/1989      Choral Evensong

18/03/1989      Handel – Messiah

10/12/1988      Haydn – Nelson Mass

14/06/1988      Choral Evensong

29/03/1988      Fauré – Requiem

27/02/1988      Bach – St John Passion

16/06/1987      Choral Evensong (Syresham)

09/05/1987      Mendelssohn – St Paul

10/01/1987      Mozart – Requiem in D minor

08/07/1986      Choral Evensong

20/05/1986      Bach – Jesu Priceless Treasure

04/01/1986      Haydn – Maria Theresa Mass & Insanae et Vanae Curae

15/09/1985      Choral Evensong (Canons Ashby)

20/04/1985      Brahms – Requiem

18/12/1984      Christmas Carols

08/10/1984      Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)

19/06/1984      Choral Evensong

07/04/1984      Elgar – Dream of Gerontius (with Banbury Choral Society)

03/07/1983      Choral Evensong (Helmdon)

01/04/1983      Stainer – Crucifixion

29/03/1983      Stainer – Crucifixion (Aynho)

12/12/1982      Mozart – Missa Brevis in F

03/04/1982      Verdi – Requiem (with Banbury Choral Society)

30/06/1981      Purcell – Fairy Queen

28/05/1981      Evensong for Ascension Day

21/12/1980      Charpentier – Midnight Mass; Handel – Messiah (part)

07/05/1980      Arts & Crafts Recital: The Seasons in Music, Words and Pictures

24/02/1980      Fauré – Requiem; church music by Purcell & Stanford

1970's

10/06/1979      Choral Evensong

11/02/1979      Haydn – Creation

01/06/1978      Madrigals & Part Songs

26/01/1978      Handel – Messiah

09/06/1977      Inaugural Concert: Jubilee Concert of Coronation Music

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