A list of musical events and singing opportunities of interest to our members.
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18th November – Handel Messiah in the Quire at Winchester Cathedral at 7:30pm. David Hill conducts Winchester Consort with Wessex Sinfonietta. Tickets from Winchester Cathedral box office 01962 857275 and www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk.
18th November – Songs from the Shows presented by Belle Canto at 7:30pm at All Saints Church Swallowfield, Reading, RG7 1TH. Enjoy a selection of songs from Broadway, the West End and the Silver Screen. Belle Canto is a ladies’ trio consisting of Gabi McKeown, Heather Sims and Jane Greenshields. Free Admission. Wine or soft drink & nibbles will be offered during the interval. Retiring Collection in aid of Launchpad Reading & All Saints Church.
19th November – Winchester Symphony Orchestra concert at New Hall, Winchester College at 7:30pm. Conductor: Nicholas Wilks. Tickets: £15 (Concessions £13) Children £7.50 at www.winchestersymphonyorchestra.org.uk or on the door or Box Office (add £1.50) 0333 666 33 66.
25th November – Winchester Music Club Brahms Requiem – in Winchester Cathedral, at 7:30pm.
2nd December – Bach Christmas Oratorio by Andover Choral Society with Westminster Chamber Orchestra at St Mary’s Church, Andover SP10 1DP at 7.30pm. Tickets £12.00, available from choir members and from The Lights box office on 01264 368368 or at www.thelights.org.uk.
2nd December – A Choral Christmas with Hart Voices at St Philip at St James Church, Fleet at 7:30pm. Conducted by Roy Rashbrook, Musical Director of Hart Voices (and member of St Paul’s Cathedral Choir) and accompanied by Hart Voices’ Répétiteur, Angelina Palmblad. Tickets cost £14 (under 16 – £2). Buy tickets at www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/GLJDFM.
2nd December – Lymington Choral Society perform Vivaldi Gloria and Saint Saens Oratorio de Noel at St Thomas’ Church, Lymington at 7pm. Tickets £15, £12.50 (gallery restricted view), accompanied children free, from Maxwell Hamilton, Lymington, Milford Community Centre, New Milton Stationers and on the door. Admission price includes a glass of wine or a soft drink.
15th December – Winchester Music Club Charity Christmas Concert – at St Peter’s Church, Winchester at 7pm.
25th March – Winchester Music Club Spring Concert – in New Hall, Winchester College, at 7:30pm.
28th April – Yateley Choral Society’s Bring & Sing CARMINA BURANA. The workshop will be from 10.30am to 4.00m with a performance at 5pm. Further information will be provided next term.