Previous Concerts

Here you'll find a record of the works performed by the Society.  Once completed it will list all performances since 1947.

 

2021

 

4th December 2021 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah – George Frederic  Handel

Cantata No. 122 – Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Helen Lacey (Soprano)

Angharad Rowlands (Mezzo Soprano)

Sam Utley (Tenor)

Dan D'Souza (Bass)

 

2020
Concerts were planned for April and December 2020, but both were cancelled owing to restrictions on gatherings imposed by HM government in response to coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

 

2019

 

7th December 2019 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Christmas Oratorio – Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Anne-Sofie Søby Jensen (Mezzo Soprano)

Guy Withers (Tenor)

27th April 2019 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Overture from Marriage of Figaro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Messa di Gloria – Giacomo Puccini

Voyagers' Chorus – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Habanera from 'Carmen' – Georges Bizet

Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves from 'Nabucco' – Giuseppe Verdi

Pilgrims' Chorus from 'Tannhäuser' – Richard Wagner

Anvil Chorus from 'Il Trovatore' – Giuseppe Verdi

Dido's Lament from 'Dido & Aeneas' – Henry Purcell

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Peter Harris (Tenor)

Meilir Jones ( Bass)

Catriona Holsgrove (Soprano)

2018
 

8th December 2018 – St Andrew's Church. Burgess Hill

The Armed Man – Karl Jenkins
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Cydnei Barnes  (Soprano)
Jonathan Summers (Baritone)

21st April 2018 – St Andrew's Church. Burgess Hill
Elijah – Felix Mendelssohn
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Clare Tunney (Soprano)
Frances Gregory (Mezzo Soprano)
Joel Williams (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)
Alex Edwards (Treble)

2017

9th December 2017 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Nelson Mass (Missa in Angustiis) – Joseph Haydn

Wachet Auf – Johann Sebastian Bach

Double oboe concerto – Tomaso Albinoni [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Nardus Williams (Soprano)
Frances Gregory (Mezzo Soprano)
Joel Williams (Tenor)
Robert Garland (Baritone)

 

1st April 2017  – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah – George Frideric Handel

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Louise Fuller (Soprano)
Kamilla Dunstan (Mezzo Soprano)
Stephen Mills (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)

 

2016

 

10th December 2016 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Gloria – John Rutter

Coronation Mass K317 – W A Mozart

Excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite– Tchaikovsky [orchestra]

The Cow and the Bear – Simon Austin
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Josephine Goddard (Soprano)

Lauren Joyanne Morris (Alto)

Benjamin Durrant (Tenor)

Daniel D'Souza (Baritone)

23rd April 2016 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

The Creation – Joseph Haydn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Louise Fuller (Soprano)
Peter Aisher (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)

2015

 

12th December 2015 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Gloria – Karl Jenkins

Fantasia on Christmas Carols – Ralph Vaughan Williams

Carol Symphony – Victor Hely-Hutchinson [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Nicholas Morton (Baritone)

Hannah Summers (Reader)

 

25th April 2015 – The King's Church, Victoria Road, Burgess Hill

Ein Deutsches Requiem – Johannes Brahms

Symphony no. 6 (Pastoral) – Ludwig van Beethoven [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Nicholas Forrest (Baritone)
Gemma Summerfield (Soprano)

2014

  

13th December 2014 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem – Gabriel Fauré

Cantique de Jean Racine – Gabriel Fauré

Christmas Oratorio – Camille Saint-Saëns

The Lamb – John Tavener

Recorder Concertino – Simon Austin

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Douglas Brion (Recorder)

Sinéad O'Kelly (Soprano)

He Wu (Soprano)

Amy Lyddon (Mezzo-soprano)

Thomas Erlank (Tenor)

Timothy Nelson (Baritone)

  

26th April 2014 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem – Giuseppe Verdi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Martin Palmer (Leader)

Ruth Kerr (Soprano)

Thomasin Trezise (Mezzo-soprano)

Nicholas Ransley (Tenor)

Timothy Dawkins (Bass)