Past Performances

Our first 42 years: 1977–2019

1970’s

09 Jun 1977 Jubilee Concert of Coronation Music to celebrate the Queen’s Silver Jubilee
26 Jan 1978 Handel – Messiah
01 Jun 1978 Madrigals & Part Songs
11 Feb 1979 Haydn – Creation
10 Jun 1979 Choral Evensong

1980’s

24 Feb 1980 Fauré – Requiem; church music by Purcell & Stanford
07 May 1980 Arts & Crafts Recital: The Seasons in Music, Words and Pictures
21 Dec 1980 Charpentier – Midnight Mass; Handel – Messiah (part)
28 May 1981 Evensong for Ascension Day
30 Jun 1981 Purcell – Fairy Queen
03 Apr 1982 Verdi – Requiem (with Banbury Choral Society)
12 Dec 1982 Mozart – Missa Brevis in F
29 Mar 1983 Stainer – Crucifixion (Aynho)
01 Apr 1983 Stainer – Crucifixion
03 Jul 1983 Choral Evensong (Helmdon)
07 Apr 1984 Elgar – Dream of Gerontius (with Banbury Choral Society)
19 Jun 1984 Choral Evensong
08 Oct 1984 Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)
18 Dec 1984 Christmas Carols
20 Apr 1985 Brahms – Requiem
15 Sep 1985 Choral Evensong (Canons Ashby)
04 Jan 1986 Haydn – Maria Theresa Mass & Insanae et Vanae Curae
20 May 1986 Bach – Jesu Priceless Treasure
08 Jul 1986 Choral Evensong
10 Jan 1987 Mozart – Requiem in D minor
09 May 1987 Mendelssohn – St Paul
16 Jun 1987 Choral Evensong (Syresham)
27 Feb 1988 Bach – St John Passion
29 Mar 1988 Fauré – Requiem
14 Jun 1988 Choral Evensong
10 Dec 1988 Haydn – Nelson Mass
18 Mar 1989 Handel – Messiah
23 May 1989 Choral Evensong

1990’s

13 Jan 1990 Schubert – Mass in G; Mozart – Ave Verum, Seraphim & Three Kings
07 Apr 1990 Verdi – Requiem (with Banbury Choral Society)
19 Jun 1990 Choral Evensong
12 Jan 1991 Kodaly – Missa Brevis; Mendelssohn – Hear my Prayer; Britten – Te Deum
13 Apr 1991 Mendelssohn – Elijah (with Banbury Choral Society)
02 Jul 1991 Choral Evensong
07 Jul 1991 Choral Evensong (Syresham)
05 Oct 1991 Haydn – Creation (in aid of hospices)
11 Jan 1992 Mozart –Te Deum & Mass in C
19 Sep 1992 Bach – Mass in B minor
16 Jan 1993 Fauré – Cantique de Jean Racine & Requiem
30 Mar 1993 Act of Devotion – Anthems & Readings
25 Sep 1993 Britten – Te Deum; Dvorak – Mass in D
15 Jan 1994 Mendelssohn – Hymn of Praise
22 Mar 1994 Music & Readings for Passiontide
05 Jun 1994 Choral Evensong (South Newington)
08 Oct 1994 Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)
28 Feb 1995 Archer – Requiem
08 Apr 1995 Elgar – Dream of Gerontius (with Banbury Choral Society)
13 Jun 1995 Choral Evensong
11 Jul 1995 Choral Evensong
20 Jan 1996 Haydn – Maria Theresa Mass; Buxtehude – The Little Newborn Jesus Child; Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus
02 Apr 1996 Act of Devotion for Holy Week
06 Jul 1996 Handel – Messiah (Brackley Music Festival)
18 Jan 1997 Haydn – St Cecilia Mass
25 Mar 1997 Music and readings for Passiontide
28 Jun 1997 Haydn – Creation (Brackley Music Festival)
18 Oct 1997 Mendelssohn – Elijah (with Banbury Choral Society)
24 Jan 1998 Haydn – Harmoniemesse
7 Apr 1998 Fauré – Requiem; Mendelssohn – Hear my Prayer; Moore – It is a thing most wonderful
20 Jun 1998 Choir & organ concert inc. Parry – I was glad (Brackley Music Festival)
16 Jan 1999 Mozart – Requiem
30 Mar 1999 Act of Devotion for Holy Week
26 Jun 1999 Haydn – Nelson Mass (Brackley Music Festival)

2000’s

15 Jan 2000 Handel – Zadok the Priest; Dvorak – Mass in D
18 Apr 2000 Act of Devotion for Holy Week
24 Jun 2000 Handel – Messiah (Brackley Music Festival)
14 Oct 2000 Handel – Messiah (in aid of hospices)
02 Dec 2000 Concert to celebrate life of Eddie Palmer: Fauré – Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine; Parry – I was glad
10 Apr 2001 Maunder – Olivet to Calvary
23 Jun 2001 Vivaldi – Gloria; Rutter – Gloria; Monteverdi – Beatus Vir (Brackley Music Festival)
01 Dec 2001 Sacred Music through the Centuries inc. Tallis; Purcell; Bach; Stanford
23 Mar 2002 Beethoven – Mass in C
29 Jun 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)
03 Dec 2002 A Seasonal Miscellany – music and readings for Advent and Christmas
05 Apr 2003 Duruflé – Requiem
28 Jun 2003 20th–century American music: Barber – Agnus Dei; Copland – Appalachian Spring; Bernstein – Chichester Psalms; Randall Thompson (Brackley Music Festival)
29 Nov 2003 Handel – Messiah (in aid of Katharine House Hospice)
03 Apr 2004 Bach – St John Passion
01 May 2004 May Day Festival
19 Jun 2004 Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus & Vesperae Solennes de Confessore; Haydn – Harmoniemesse (Brackley Music Festival)
27 Nov 2004 Charpentier – Midnight Mass; Advent Carols
15 Mar 2005 Stainer – Crucifixion (Kings Sutton Church)
22 Mar 2005 Stainer – Crucifixion; Seasonal Anthems
23 Apr 2005 Handel – Messiah (from scratch)
18 Jun 2005 Rutter – Magnificat; Handel – Messiah (Towcester Music Festival)
09 July 2005 Rutter – Magnificat (Brackley Music Festival)
03 Dec 2005 Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Finzi – In Terra Pax & Magnificat
11 Apr 2006 Rutter – Requiem; Fauré – Cantique de Jean Racine
08 Jul 2006 Mozart – Requiem, Ave Verum Corpus & Laudate Dominum (Brackley Music Festival)
30 Sept 2006 Fauré – Requiem; Vivaldi – Gloria (from scratch)
17 Oct 2006 Choral evensong (Chacombe)
19 Dec 2006 Carol Concert
28 Apr 2007 Dvorak – Stabat Mater
07 Jul 2007 Haydn – The Creation
01 Dec 2007 Britten – Saint Nicolas
18 Mar 2008 Music for Holy Week
28 Jun 2008 Jenkins – The Armed Man; Haydn – Missa Brevis; Mendelssohn –Hear My Prayer
27 Sep 2008 Handel – Messiah (from scratch)
18 Oct 2008 Fauré – Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine
16 Dec 2008 Carol Concert
04 Apr 2009 Handel – Dixit Dominus, Zadok the Priest & Hallelujah
27 Jun 2009 Brahms – Liebeslieder Walzer; Orff – Carmina Burana (Brackley Music Festival)
17 Oct 2009 Vivaldi – Gloria
01 Dec 2009 Advent Sequence (Aynho)
08 Dec 2009 Advent Sequence (St John’s Chapel)
19 Dec 2009 Carols (Farmers’ Market)

2010’s

20 Mar 2010 Maunder – Olivet to Calvary; Moore – It is a thing; Lotti – Crucifixus; Pike – Be Thou My Vision; Pärt – Stabat mater
26 Jun 2010 Haydn – Paukenmesse; Dvorak – Mass in D
25 Sep 2010 Gilbert & Sullivan – HMS Pinafore (from scratch)
14 Nov 2010 Remembrance Day Service: Harris – Holy is the True Light
19 Nov 2010 Concert for St Cecilia: Gounod – Messe Solennelle; Howells – A Hymn for St Cecilia
04 Dec 2010 Carol Concert (Middleton Cheney)
18 Dec 2010 Carols (Farmers’ Market)
19 Dec 2010 Piazza Community Carols
09 Apr 2011 Rutter – Requiem; Jenkins – Stabat mater
02 Jul 2011 Goodall – Eternal Light
15 Oct 2011 Schubert Concert
30 Nov 2011 Lights of Love Service: Schubert – Psalm 23
17 Dec 2011 Handel – Messiah
27 Mar 2012 Archer – Requiem; MacMillan – Kiss on Wood (Middleton Cheney)
03 Apr 2012 Archer – Requiem; MacMillan – Kiss on Wood (St John’s Chapel)
07 Jul 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)
28 Nov 2012 Lights of Love Service: Chilcott – On Christmas Night + hymns/carols
01 Dec 2012 Chilcott – On Christmas Night; Blake – The Snowman & Awake Before Sunrise; Anderson – Sleigh Ride
23 Feb 2013 Jen Vale’s Incurable Optimism concert: Mozart – Requiem (extracts); You Raise Me Up; Happiness
16 Mar 2013 Mozart – Solemn Vespers, Ave Verum & Requiem
15 Jun 2013 Bach – Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring (Wedding)
06 Jul 2013 Mendelssohn – Elijah
27 Nov 2013 Lights of Love: Britten extracts + hymns/carols
30 Nov 2013 Britten Centenary Concert – A Ceremony of Carols, Simple Symphony, The Ballad of Little Musgrave & Saint Nicolas
22 Mar 2014 Brahms – Alto Rhapsody, Ein Deutsches Requiem
05 Jul 2014 Jenkins – The Peacemakers
21 Oct 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
09 Nov 2014 Brackley Remembrance Service
03 Dec 2014 Lights of Love Service: Archer – The Angel Gabriel + hymns/carols
06 Dec 2014 Christmas Allsorts: Carols and Christmas Songs (with Brackley Junior School and Magdalen College School Brass)
13 Dec 2014 Carols: Victorian Christmas Fayre
19 Dec 2014 Carols: Waitrose Late Night Shopping
27 Mar 2015 Fauré – Requiem (Middleton Cheney)
28 Mar 2015 Fauré – Requiem; church anthems
05 Jul 2015 Beethoven – Mass in C, Symphony No 8; Haydn – musical sequence from The Creation
05 Dec 2015 Rossini – Petite Messe Solennelle
19 Mar 2016 Madrigal & Partsongs
02 Jul 2016 Orff – Carmina Burana; opera choruses
03 Dec 2016 Rutter – Magnificat
01 Apr 2017 Chilcott – St John Passion
08 Jul 2017 40th anniversary concert Vaughan Williams – Five Mystical Songs; Handel – excerpts from Messiah; and music by Mozart, Haydn, Gardiner and Parry
02 Dec 2017 Haydn – Mass in D “Nelson”; Mozart – Eine Kleine Nachtmusik; Vivaldi – Gloria
24 Mar 2018 Duruflé – Requiem; and other sacred music
07 Jul 2018 Swingin’ Summer – a selection of choral arrangements of classic popular songs
10 Nov 2018 Jenkins – The Armed Man; Bernstein – Chichester Psalms
11 Dec 2018 Carol Concert
15 Dec 2018 Carols: Waitrose
18 Dec 2018 Carols: Candleford Court and Pegasus Court care homes
30 Mar 2019 Haydn – Missa Brevis in B flat, St Joannis de Deo (Little Organ Mass); Mozart – Mass in C (Coronation Mass)
18 Jun 2019 Songs for the Stage (Evenley Wood)
06 Jul 2019 Songs for the Stage
30 Nov 2019 Mozart – Requiem; Puccini – Messa di Gloria
15 Dec 2019 Family Christmas Concert (Egerton Hall, Brackley)

2020’s

 
2020 No events took place in 2020 or the first half of 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic
27 Nov 2021 Choruses from Handel – Messiah; Vivaldi – Gloria

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