Past concerts












Saturday & Sunday 25 & 26 April

in Tring and London

conducted by Bujar Llapaj

leader Mary Brace

Debussy Suite bergamasque (arr. Caplet/Cloëz)
Ravel Piano Concerto in G with John Paul Ekins (piano)

Debussy Danse 'Tarantelle styrienne' (arr. Ravel)

Chausson 'La tempête' (1888)
Ravel 'Ma mère l'oye'

Saturday & Sunday 11 & 12 January 2020

St Nicholas ChurchHarpenden in aid of the AT Society

and St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Conductor James Southall

Leader Mary Brace

Janáček Adagio

Brahms Double Concerto with Benjamin Nabarro (violin) and Gemma Rosefield (cello)
Dvořák Symphony No.7 in D minor




Saturday 30 November 2019

Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Street, London SW1

with Islington Choral Society

Claire Rutter - soprano, Stephan Loges - bass-baritone

leader Nick Hugh

Conductor Michael Waldron

Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony

Saturday & Sunday 14 & 15 September 2019

St Peter & St Paul, Chatteris & St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Directed by Paul Barritt

Mozart Symphony no.32 in G
Prokofiev Sinfonietta
Sibelius 2 Serenades for violin & orchestra
Dvořák Legends 1, 2, 3, 8, 10

Saturday 29 June 2019

Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Street, London SW1

with Islington Choral Society

Jenny Stafford - soprano, Kate Howden - mezzo-soprano, Anthony Flaum - tenor, Laurence Williams - bass

Conductor Michael Waldron
Opera Choruses:

Wagner Procession and Choral Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Mozart Overture Le nozzi di Figaro
Handel Chorus of the enchanted islanders Alcina
Mozart Soave sia il venti Così fan tutte
Mozart Voyagers’ Chorus Idomeneo
Offenbach Barcarolle Les contes d'Hoffmann
Mascagni Intermezzo & Easter Hymn Cavalleria Rusticana
Wagner Prelude to Act 3 & Bridal Chorus Lohengrin
Puccini Humming Chorus Madama Butterfly
Bizet Habanera & March of the Toreadors Carmen
Verdi Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves Nabucco
Verdi Brindisi La traviata
Verdi Triumphal scene Aida

Saturday & Sunday 13 & 14 April 2019

Central YMCA London WC1 & St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Conductor Johann Stuckenbruck

Leader Mary Brace

Poulenc Sinfonietta (1947)

Haydn Trumpet Concerto (solo trumpet Philip Cobb, principal trumpet of the LSO)
Korngold Tänzchen im alten Stil (1917)
Haydn Symphony No.100 'Military'

Saturday & Sunday 12 & 13 January 2019

St Nicholas ChurchHarpenden in aid of the AT Society

and St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Conductor James Murray

Leader Mary Brace

Myaskovsky Serenade in E Flat for Chamber Orchestra 

Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme

Solo cello Guy Johnston

Richard Strauss Overture and Dance Scene from Ariadne auf Naxos

Mozart Symphony no.40 in G minor

Saturday & Sunday 15 & 16 September 2018

Clarendon Muse, Watford Grammar School for Boys (for Watford Mencap) and St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Conductor Edmon Colomer

Leader Theodoor Küng

Ramón Carnicer Overture for the premiere of Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia in Barcelona in 1818 
Leonardo Balada
 Prague Sinfonietta (2003)
Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez
Solo guitar: Michael Butten
Overture to Don Giovanni K527
Mozart Symphony no.38 in D "Prague" K504

Saturday 30 June 2018

St John's Smith Square, London

with Islington Choral Society

Augusta Hebbert soprano, Katie Bray mezzo-soprano, Nick Pritchard tenor, Laurence Williams bass

Conductor Michael Waldron

Parry I Was Glad (1902)
Elgar Chanson de Matin (1889/1890)
Elgar Ave Verum (1887)
Elgar Salut d’Amour (Liebesgruss) (1888)
Parry Blest Pair of Sirens (1887)
Elgar Coronation Ode (1902)

Saturday 14 April 2018

St Peter & St Paul, Tring

In aid of RennieGrove Hospice Care

Sunday 15 April 2018

St Mary-at-Hill EC3

directed by and solo violin Paul Barritt

Solo double bass Roberto Carillo-Garcia

in Tring and London

Saint-Saëns Suite in D Op.49

Vaughan Williams Lark Ascending for solo violin and orchestra

Bottesini Gran Duo Concertante for Violin and Double Bass

Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C

Saturday 13 January 2018

St Nicholas ChurchHarpenden

in aid of the AT Society

Sunday 14 January 2018

St Mary-at-Hill EC3

Conductor & solo Cello Jonathan Bloxham

Solo cello Michael Petrov

Leader Mary Brace

Schubert Overture in the Italian style in C D591

Vivaldi Cello Concerto in C minor RV401 & Concerto for 2 Cellos in G minor RV531

Mendelssohn Nocturne from incidental music to A Midsummer Night's Dream

Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E flat "Eroica"

Saturday 16 September 2017

St Peter and St Paul, Chatteris

for the Chatteris Music Society

Sunday 17 September 2017

St Mary-at-Hill, London EC3

Conductor Harry Ogg

Leader Mary Brace

Beethoven Egmont Overture
Copland  Quiet City for solo trumpet, cor anglais and strings (soloists: Clive Miller & Janie Shillito)
Brahms Variations on a theme by Haydn 'St Anthony'
Stravinsky Ode, elegiacal chant for orchestra
Mozart Symphony No. 39 in E flat Major

Saturday 20 May 2017

Edmunds Church, Pinner Road, Northwood HA6 1QS

Eastcote Choral Society conducted by Robert Jones

Mendelssohn Elijah

Saturday 8 April 2017

St Peter & St Paul, Tring

in aid of RennieGrove Hospice Care

Sunday 9 April 2017

St Mary-at-Hill, EC3

directed by Paul Barritt

Mozart Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter”

Mozart Adagio for violin and orchestra in E major

Mozart Rondo for violin and orchestra in C major

Haydn Symphony No. 98 in B flat major

Saturday 14 January 2017

St Nicholas, Harpenden in aid of the AT Society

Sunday 15 January 2017

St Mary-at-Hill, EC3

Conductor Jonathan Bloxham

Solo violin Jennifer Pike

Leader Theodor Küng

Kodály Summer Evening

Dvořák Violin Concerto

Beethoven Symphony no. 7

Saturday 12 November 2016
St John's  Church, Boxmoor

Aeolian SingersCity Chamber Choir

Conductor Stephen Jones

Elgar (arr. Meacock) The Dream of Gerontius

50th anniversary concerts

10 September 2016 in aid of HomeStart Hertfordshire

St Saviour's, St Albans

11 September 2016 St Mary-at-Hill, EC3

Conductor Edmon Colomer (president of HCO)

Leader Theodor Küng

Verdi Overture La Forza del destino
Granados Goyescas - Intermezzo
Falla El sombrero de tres picos- Suite 1
Brahms Symphony No. 2

Saturday 9 April 2016

St Peter & St Paul, Tring

In aid of RennieGrove Hospice Care

Sunday10 April 2016

St Mary-at-Hill, EC3

Director & soloist Paul Barritt

Dvořák Legends op.59: 7 & 9
Beethoven Violin Concerto
Haydn Symphony No. 99 in E flat major

Saturday 19 March 2016

Ely Cathedral

Ely Choral Society

Conductor Andrew Parnell

Schubert Mass in B flat

Rossini Stabat Mater

Saturday 16 January 2016

St Mary-at-Hill, EC3

Sunday 17 January 2016

St Georges School, Harpenden 

In aid of the AT Society

Conductor Graham Ross

Solo violin Jennifer Pike

Beethoven  Overture to The Ruins of Athens

Brahms Violin concerto
Bizet  Symphony in C 


Saturday 12 December 2015

Leisure Centre, Rhayader

Cantorion Llandrindod & irfon Singers

Conductor David White

Handel Messiah (Mozart version)

Saturday 12 September 2015

St Peter and St Paul, Chatteris

for the Chatteris Music Society

Sunday 13 September 2015

St Mary at Hill, EC3

Conductor James Murray

Solo piano Tom Poster

Mieczyslaw Karlowicz: Serenade for string orchestra
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.23 in A major

Emile Bernard: Divertissement for wind dectet

Beethoven: Symphony No 2 in D major


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