EUROPEAN BAROQUE MUSIC
20th November 2016 - St Mary The Virgin Church, Witney
We sang Purcell's My Heart is Inditing, written for James II's coronation, Pergolesi's Confitebor Tibi, Schutz's Motet Eile mich, Gott, zu erretten and Part 2 of Handel's enduringly popular Messiah.
Read more about the pieces here
BRAHMS' GERMAN REQUIEM
14th May 2016 - St Deny's Church, Northmoor
15th May 2016 - St Mary The Virgin Church, Witney
In May 2016 we marked the society's 25th Anniversary year with a particularly challenging piece, which really stretched us. Our soloists were baritone Quentin Hayes and soprano Anna Shackleton, with pianists Michael Pandya and Keval Shah.
The Saturday concert was followed by a reception, attended by many past members and conductors, and included members from our sister choir in France who had come especially to celebrate with us.
MOZART REQUIEM AND VIVALDI GLORIA
15th November 2015 - St Mary The Virgin Church, Witney
On November 15th 2015 we enjoyed a marvellous opportunity to sing
Combined choirs LWCS and l'Ensemble Vocal Montéclair
Saturday May 23rd St.Mary the Virgin, The Green, Witney
Sunday May 24th St.Michael's Church, Beaconsfield
Over the Bank Holiday weekend we welcomed the French choir l'Ensemble Vocal Montéclair, who we visited in Langres, France in May 2013. Our Musical Director, Terry McNamara directs both choirs. The combined choirs of about 70 singers presented two concerts over the weekend, including music by Handel, Vivaldi, Parry and Fauré.
Photos from the Society’s trip to Langres, France to sing with l’Ensemble Vocal Montéclair
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