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Forthcoming Concerts & Events

Saturday 27th January 2018
Lion Walk Church Hall, Colchester
7:00pm for 7:30pm


Give your brain cells a New Year work-out with the return of Colchester Choral Society's General Knowledge Quiz!


Tables of up to 8 people
(or come on your own, and we'll find you a table)

Tickets 10 per head,

including soup and ploughman's supper
(bring your own drinks)

from choir members
or Judy Hutchings (judy.hutchings@gmail.com or 01206 382921)

Saturday 17th March 2018
7:30pm, St Botolphs Church, Colchester

Faure and Poulenc

The first compete performance of Gabriel Faure's Requiem Op 48 (which he began writing in 1885) with organ and chamber orchestra took place in 1893, but the version with which we are most familiar is that of 1900, where the texture was thickened by a larger orchestra, probably at the behest of the publishers. Our Spring Concert allows choir and audience alike to hear the limpid, luminous qualities of the original version. This will be paired with Poulenc's darkly beautiful Four Penitential Motets (1939), which the choir last performed in 2010.

with Gillian Wilson (soprano) and Colin Baldy (Baritone)


Dates for your diary...

Faure and Poulenc

Saturday 17th March 2018

St Botolphs Church, Colchester

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