Recent performances by the Cheltenham Bach Choir
Here are some of our recent concerts:
“St John Passion” by J S Bach, performed by Cheltenham Bach Choir, together with The Corelli Orchestra
Conducted by David Crown at Cirencester Parish Church on Saturday 12th March 2016.
Click here to read the review of this concert by Tony Whelpton in the Gloucestershire Echo.
“A Christmas Cracker” performed by Cheltenham Bach Choir, together with The Flowers Band and Cheltenham Youth Choir
Conducted by Brian Kay at Cheltenham Town Hall on Saturday 19th December 2015.
“Dido and Aeneas” – Henry Purcell and “Jephte” – Giacomo Carissimi
Conducted by David Crown at Parabola Arts Centre on Saturday 24th October 2015, with the Corelli Orchestra.
Mahler Third Symphony
Performed as part of Cheltenham Music Festival, on Saturday 4th July at Cheltenham Town Hall, the ladies of the choir took part in Mahler Third Symphony together with Cheltenham Youth Choir. Featuring Mezzo Soprano, Sarah Connolly, and conducted by Stephen Threlfall.
Carmina Burana (Carl Orff), The Passing of the Year (Jonathon Dove) & Arioso & Scherzo (Leonard Salzedo)
Conducted by Sarah Tenant-Flowers at Pittville Pump Room on 14th June 2015.
With Cheltenham Youth Choir (Conductor Rachel Gay), Regency Percussion Ensemble (Director Diggory Seacombe), David Jones and David Whitehead (Pianists), Erica Eloff (Soprano), Matthew Minter (Tenor) & Njabulo Madlala (Baritone).
La France Sublime – an evening of French Sacred music by Vierne, Duruflé, Fauré and Poulenc.
Conducted by Tim Morris at Cirencester Parish Church on 28th March 2015.
Organist: Anthony Hammond Soprano: Nia Chittenden
Christmas Concerts 2014
A programme of carols for both choir and audience.
Conducted by Tim Morris at Gloucester Cathedral on 13th December 2014 (in aid of Listening Post Counselling Service) and St Michael and All Angels Church, Broadway, on 16th December 2014.
Organist: Robin Baggs
Beethoven Missa Solemnis, together with Göttinger Stadtkantorei
Conducted by Bernd Eberhardt at Cheltenham Town Hall