Repertoire

Market Harborough Choral Society

                                                                                        Founded: 1967

REPERTOIRE

Our musical repertoire contains pieces to suite a variety of tastes and interests. In recent years we have  performed the following works:

J S Bach - B Minor Mass

Blewitt - Your Country Needs You

Bruckner - Locus Iste

Brucker - Mass in E Minor

Charpentier - Magnificat

Dvorak - Mass in D Minor

Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine

Faure - Requiem

Handel - Coronation Anthems

Handel - Messiah

Haydn - Creation

Jenkins - The Armed Man

Jenkins - Requiem

Kirkland - Magnificat

Mendelssohn - Hymn of Praise

Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus

Mozart - Great Mass in C minor

Mozart - Requiem in D Minor K.626

Mozart - Vesperae Solennes de

             Confessore KV 339

Carl Orff - Carmina Burana

Parry - I was Glad

Palestrina - Missa Brevis

Pergolesi - Magnificat

Poulenc - Gloria

Ramirez - Navidad Nuestra

John Rutter - Gloria and Magnificat

Schubert - Mass in G

Rossini - Petite Messe Solennelle

Tavener - The Lamb

Tavener - Song for Athene

English Secular Music, including works by Elgar, Britten, Purcell & Stanford and many more!


Light and popular music is included in our themed Summer concerts.


We have also enjoyed working with other musical groups including Fiori Musicali who specialise in fine Baroque music and the Bardi Orchestra.


When a piece requires soloists we have supported the development of young musicians by inviting students from the Birmingham Conservatoire as well as local soloists including sopranos Clare Robertson and Patricia Douglas.


At Christmas we have been fortunate to be able to welcome choirs from local Junior Schools as well as young musicians from Harborough who have applied for a scholarship from us to contribute to the costs of studying their instrument at college.  These include:

Jemma Freestone      Flute

Lucas Wong             Euphonium

We would like to thank our Sponsors:

Angel Hotel,   Frank Gilbert,   Jessica Mary FlowersS.J. Watts Storage and Removals,   Spencers Estate Agents,                                      Terry Watts French Polisher,   Time to Time  

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