Past Performances

Spring concert

Sat, 16 Mar 2024
Jongen’s lyrical and expressive Mass paired with two of John Rutter’s most popular works - his reflective Requiem and the lively Gloria.

Here comes Christmas!

Sun, 3 Dec 2023
Our annual concert of seasonal Christmas music with brass quintet and organ accompaniment, and featuring local children.

Autumn concert

Sat, 18 Nov 2023

Brahms' Ein Deutches Requiem (A German Requiem) and Poulenc's setting of the Gloria.

With Colchester Sinfonia and
Catherine May (soprano)
Edward Ballard (bass)

Summer concert

Sat, 24 Jun 2023

Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas

W S Gilbert & Arthur Sullivan: Trial by Jury

Concert performances with Colchester Sinfonietta and soloists from Colchester Choral Society.

Handel's Messiah

Sat, 11 Mar 2023

George Frideric Handel: Messiah

With Colchester Sinfonia and
Gillian Wilson (soprano)
Tim Travers-Brown (countertenor)
Matthew Keighley (tenor)
Edward Ballard (bass)


Music by English composers

Sat, 19 Nov 2022

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Benedicite

Gerald Finzi: In Terra Pax; Dies Natalis; Eclogue

Alan Bullard: Images of Peace

With Colchester Sinfonia and
Catherine May (soprano)
Matthew Keighley (tenor)
Edward Grint (bass baritone)
Ruth Young (piano)

Concert Performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's 'The Pirates of Penzance'

Sat, 25 Jun 2022
Soloists were drawn from the membership of Colchester Choral Society.