About Times & Seasons

“How many things by season season’d are/ To their right praise and true perfection!” sings the alto soloist to at the climax of Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music, the piece that will end our summer programme at Christ Church, Chichester on July 6th that is...

Astorga – stop thinking & start singing

As the choir approaches its next concert on March 16th the final draft of the programme notes is underway. But how do you pin down a composer like Emanuele Rincón d’Astorga whose life, depending on which version one latches onto, resembles an operatic plot?...

Ring out the old, ring in the new

Our performance of The Messiah complete in Chichester last July was considered “in a class of its own” by David Green The Year in Review – 2023 and our last two concerts in 2023 drew delighted audiences. Confidence and enthusiasm are therefore high...

A grand finale to an outstanding season

We ended our 2022-2023 season on 9 July with a highly successful performance of Handel’s Messiah with the Consort of Twelve at St Paul’s Church, Chichester, part of the Festival of Chichester. Unusually, we presented the complete version, starting at 5...
X