A successful concert and a look to the future

‘In the clean, well-lighted space of the Church of the Holy Spirit the Kyrie began with waters lapping the shores of eternity. Almost tentative, with the organ showing the way, it builds to a wall of sound in the Gloria, the choir impressive with their number...

Duruflé and Jongen

As part of our 40th anniversary season, we’re now rehearsing for our March concert when we’ll be performing Duruflé’s well known Requiem along with a much less familiar piece, the Mass by the Belgian composer Joseph Jongen. The concert will be at the...

Christmas Concert

Christmas Concert After our successful concert in October we are now rehearsing for our Christmas concert on Saturday 4 December at All Saints Church, Portsmouth. Featuring Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols and works by Gibbons and Monteverdi as...

Back to normal – almost

It’s wonderful to be rehearsing together again as a choir, working on some glorious (and difficult!) music by Bach, as well as some grreat pieces by Mendelssohn, for our forthcoming concert at St Mark’s, North End on 16th October (tickets available soon)....

Getting started again

Singing again! We had a trial rehearsal in December, in a well sanitised and socially distanced setting in a cold airy church, and enjoyed singing some Christmas music. As a result, and as long as the Covid situation does not worsen, we feel confident that we can...

Choir 40th anniversary – 2021

Although our concert programme for the rest of this year is still uncertain, we have big plans for our 40th anniversary season in 2021. On 20 March we plan to sing Joseph Jongen’s Mass Op 130 and Duruflé’s Requiem; the Duruflé featured in our very first concert...
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