Past concerts

Here’s a list of some of the choir’s past performances, starting with the most recent.


April 2nd: Handel’s Messiah. belated 50th Anniversary concert.


December 4th. Christmas Spectacular  featuring lively upbeat Christmas music and Carols with Susie’s pupils providing some solos.  At Mistley parish church


30th November:  Bach: Christmas Oratorio (excerpts); Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols, Mistley Parish Church

29th June:  Joseph Horovitz: Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo, with local primary schools, Old Hall Chapel, East Bergholt

30th March:  Antonín Dvořák: Stabat Mater, Mistley Parish Church


1st December:  Sasha Johnson Manning & Carol Ann Duffy: The Manchester Carols, Mistley Parish Church

23rd June:  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat with local primary schools, Old Hall, East Bergholt

17th March:  Handel: Acis and Galatea; Dettingen Te Deum, Mistley Parish Church


25th November:  Haydn: Missa Brevis No.7 in B♭; Saint-Saëns: Ave Maria; Saint-Saëns: Quam Dilecta; Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine; Britten: Ceremony of Carols, Frinton Parish Church

24th June:  SUMMER SPECTACULAR! Songs from the shows including Phantom of the Opera and Mamma Mia with local schools, Old Hall, East Bergholt

1st April:  Rutter Magnificat; Fauré Requiem; Vaughan Williams Easter and The Call, East Bergholt Parish Church


26th November:  J S Bach Sleepers, Wake! (Wachet Auf); Handel My Heart is Inditing; Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols, Mistley Parish Church

25th June:  Songs from The Sound of Music; Karl Jenkins Adiemus; Three sonnets by George Shearing, with local primary schools, Old Hall, East Bergholt

23rd April:  Brahms Requiem, Frinton Parish Church


5th December:  Puccini Messa di Gloria; Opera Choruses edited by John Rutter, Mistley Parish Church

27th June:  Rutter A Sprig of Thyme; An arrangement of songs from Disney’s The Lion King, with local schools, Old Hall, East Bergholt

25th April:  Bach Jesu Priceless Treasure; Haydn Nelson Mass, Mistley Parish Church


6th December:  Parry I was Glad; Stainer I saw the Lord; Leontovich Carol of the bells; Rutter O Holy Night; Wood O Thou the Central Orb, with Kingfisher Sinfonietta, Frinton Parish Church

28th June:  Lloyd-Webber Joseph and the Amazing Tecnicolor Dreamcoat, with local schools, Brantham Parish Church

17th May:  Trial by Jury, Mistley Parish Church

12th April:  Stainer Fling Wide the Gates from The Crucifixion ;Dvorak Stabat Mater, East Bergholt Parish Church


30th November:  Rutter: Gloria; Palestrina Missa Brevis; Gabrieli Jubilate Deo; Ward Swingle A visit from St. Nicholas, with London Brass Symposium, Dedham Parish Church

29th June:  Summer charity concert, Lawford Parish Church    

27th April:  Rossini Petite Messe Solonelle, Mistley Parish Church    


1st December:  Mozart Requiem; Mozart Ave Verum; Mendelssohn Six Christmas Pieces, Frinton Parish Church

7th July:  Verdi Speed Your Journey; Medley from The Sound of Music; Flanders & Horovitz Captain Noah and his Floating Zoo, with local primary schools, Lawford Parish Church   

28th April:  Haydn The Seasons, Dedham Parish Church 


10th December:  Bush Cantata, East Bergholt Parish Church        

9th October:  40th Anniversary Concert: Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba; Vivaldi Gloria; Handel Messiah (Part I), St. Botolph’s Church, Colchester

25th June:  Summer charity concert with local schools, Lawford Parish Church   

19th March:  Rutter Mass of the Children; Rutter Feel the Spirit (a cycle of spirituals), with local primary schools, Mistley Parish Church


27th November:  Concert for St. Cecilia’s Day: Haydn Missa Brevis No. 7 in B♭ (Little Organ Mass), Frinton Parish Church    

26th June:  Summer charity concert with local groups and schools, Lawford Parish Church

20th March:  Bach Cantata: Himmelskonig sei Wilkommen; Vivaldi Magnificat; Vivaldi Beatus Dir, Mistley Parish Church


5th December:  Handel The King Shall Rejoice; Mozart Coronation Mass, Mistley Parish Church    

13th June:  Summer charity concert: Purcell O Sing unto the Lord; Schubert Mass in G; Jenkins The Armed Man excerpts, Lawford Parish Church

19th to 22nd May:  (Visit to Frankenberg) Schubert Mass in G      

28th March:  Haydn The Creation, Dedham Parish Church


6th December:  Britten A Ceremony of Carols; Vaughan-Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols; Hely-Hutchinson Carol Symphony; Finzi In Terra Pax, Frinton Parish Church    

23rd February:  Vivaldi Gloria; Carter Benedicite, Mistley Parish Church


8th December:  Britten Rejoice in The Lamb; Karl Jenkins The Armed Man (Choral Suite), East Bergholt Parish Church

9th June:  Rutter Magnificat; Stanford Te Deum; Ireland Greater Love hath no Man, with Kantorei der Liebfrauenkirche, Dedham Parish Church

31st March:  Verdi Requiem, with Clacton and Dovercourt combined choral societies, Princes Theatre, Clacton


2nd December:  Handel Messiah, Dedham Parish Church  

1st April:  Beethoven Choral Fantasia; Mozart C Minor Mass; Frinton Parish Church


7th December:  MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS, with local primary schools, Mistley Parish Church    

19th November:  Faure Requiem; Haydn Nelson Mass, with Dovercourt Choral Society,Dedham Parish Church  

23rd April:  Puccini Messa di Gloria; Handel Zadok the Priest; Caccini Ave Maria; Elgar Give Unto the Lord, Mistley Parish Church


27th November:  Mendelssohn Elijah, Frinton Parish Church    

22nd May:  Handel Utrecht Te Deum; Bach Suite No. 2 in B Minor; Handel Utrecht Jubilate, Dedham Parish Church


December:  Pergolesi Magnificat; Pergolesi Laudate Pueri; Rutter Magnificat, Mistley Parish Church    

May:  Opera Favourites; Brahms LS Waltz, East Bergholt Parish Church        


November:  Mozart Coronation Mass; Mendelssohn Hymn of Praise, Dedham Parish Church  

April:  Elgar Music Makers, East Bergholt Parish Church 

Share this: