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Rutter: Requiem, The Sprig of Thyme

Eleanor Sanderson-Nash (soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 11th November 2017 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Dvořák: Stabat Mater

Saturday 8 July 2017 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.  Peter Farrant (Conductor), Ray Maulkin (Organ), Eleanor Sanderson-Nash (Soprano), Rosanna Cooper (Mezzo soprano) Ben Smith (Tenor), Hugo Herman-Wilson (Baritone)

Carr: Prayer of Saint Francis; Chilcott: Passion Hymns; Dvořák: Stabat Mater

Monday 29 May 2017 at Worcester Cathedral. Peter Farrant (Conductor), Ray Maulkin (Organ)

Haydn: Creation

Patricia Rozario OBE (soprano), Hugo Herman-Wilson (baritone), Benjamin Durrant (tenor), Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 25th March 2017 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill. This concert formed part of the 2017 Surrey Choral Festival. Special guests included The Chamber Choir from the Nonsuch High School for Girls.

Carr: Prayer of Saint Francis; Vivaldi: Nulla in Mundo Pax, Magnificat, Gloria; Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

Saturday 10 December 2016 at St Mary's Church, Reigate. Peter Farrant (Conductor), Ray Maulkin (Organ), Kirsty McClean (Soprano), Emily Gray (Mezzo Soprano) 

Jenkins: The Armed Man; Elgar: Enigma Variations; Carr: Prayer of St Francis (World Première in the presence of the composer)

Sunday 13 November 2016 at Dorking Halls for a 75th Anniversary Gala Concert. Peter Farrant (Conductor), Redhill Sinfonia (Orchestra), Josephine Goddard (Soprano), Tim Edlin (Baritone)

Widor: Toccata from Symphony No.5; Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine; Boëllmann: Prière à Notre-DamePoulenc: Gloria; Gounod: Messe Solennelle de Sainte Cécile

Saturday 2 July 2016 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.  Peter Farrant (Conductor), Ray Maulkin (Organ), Josephine Goddard (Soprano), Thomas Erlank (Tenor), Timothy Edlin (bass)

Chilcott: Requiem & Jubilate: Walton Crown Imperial; Elgar: Nimrod 

Saturday 14 May 2016 at St Bartholomew's Church, Brighton as part of Brighton Festival.  Peter Farrant (Conductor), Surrey ProMusica (Orchestra), Sinead O'Kelly (Soprano), Peter Aisher (Tenor)

Chilcott: RequiemJubilateLittle Jazz MassFace of Peace, Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine

Saturday 30 April - 3 May 2016 at Reims Cathedral (Sun 1 May), Laon Cathedral (Mon 2 May) as part of an overseas tour. Peter Farrant (conductor), Kathryn Sargent (Soprano Soloist) Ray Maulkin (organ).

Chilcott: Requiem, Jubilate, Little Jazz Mass, Face of Peace

Catriona Hewitson (soprano), Peter Aisher (tenor), Peter Farrant (conductor), Saturday 19th March 2016 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Handel: Messiah

Rowan Pierce (soprano), Polly Leech (contralto), Benjamin Durrant (tenor), Julien Van Mellaerts (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor), plus Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 12th December 2015 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Chilcott: Passion Hymns, Wilberg: Requiem (Excerpts) / O Light of Life, Fauré: Requiem

Josephine Goddard (soprano), Nicholas Morton (Baritone), Peter Farrant (Conductor). Saturday 7 November 2015 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Brahms: Requiem, Mahler: Adagietto (Symphony No.5), Holst: Brook Green Suite

Josephine Goddard (soprano), Timothy Nelson (bass) Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey ProMusica (Orchestra). Saturday 4 July 2015 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Handel: Zadok the Priest, Mozart: Laudate Dominum, Brahms: Requiem (excerpts), Walton: Crown Imperial

Josephine Goddard (soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ). Monday 25 May 2015 at Wells Cathedral. This concert formed part of the UK Tour.

Haydn: Nelson Mass, Mozart: Symphony No.29, Handel: Zadok the Priest, Mozart: Laudate Dominum, Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets

Sinead O'Kelly (soprano), Amy Williamson (contralto), Thomas Erlank (tenor), Matthew Buswell (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 9 May 2015 at St Bartholomews Church, Brighton, this concert formed part of the 2015 Brighton Fringe Festival. Special guests included Health & Wellbeing Choirs formed by Music Director, Peter Farrant, from East Surrey Hospital, The Children's Trust (Tadworth) and Legal & General's offices in Kingswood and South East Cancer Help Centre (Purley).

Haydn: Nelson Mass, Mozart: Symphony No.29, Handel: Zadok the Priest, Mozart: Laudate Dominum, Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets

Patricia Rozario OBE (soprano), Polly Leech (contralto), Thomas Erlank (tenor), Roderick Earle (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 21st March 2015 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2015 Surrey Choral Festival. Special guests included Health & Wellbeing Choirs formed by Music Director, Peter Farrant, from East Surrey Hospital, The Children's Trust (Tadworth) and Legal & General's offices in Kingswood and South East Cancer Help Centre (Purley).

Carter: Hodie Christus Natus Est, Tavener: Mother of God, Bach: O Little One Sweet, Whitacre: Seal Lullaby, Chilcott: On Christmas Night, Carr: Requiem for an Angel (UK Premiere of Chamber Version in presence of Composer

Iris Korfker (Soprano), Julien Van Mellaerts (Baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 6 December 2014 at St Mary's Church, Reigate. Special guests included Health & Wellbeing Choirs formed by Music Director, Peter Farrant, from East Surrey Hospital, The Children's Trust (Tadworth) and Legal & General's offices in Kingswood & Hove as well as South East Cancer Help Centre (Purley).

Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man

Katie Coventry (Mezzo-Soprano), Nicholas Morton: Baritone, Peter Farrant (Conductor), Surrey ProMusica, Saturday 8 November 2014 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.  Marking 100 years since the start of WW1 (1914) andf Jenkins' 70th Birthday.

Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending, Elgar: Ave Verum Corpus, Copland: Appalachian Spring, Puccini:  Messa di Gloria

Andrew Laing (violin), Gyula Rab (tenor), Timothy Nelson (baritone), Morgan Pearse (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey ProMusica Orchestra. Saturday 5 July 2014 at St Mary's Church, Reigate.

Rutter: For the beauty of the earth, A Clare Benediction, Look at the World, Requiem

Saturday 10 May 2014 at St Bartholomew's Church, Brighton with Sussex Voicworks as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival. With special guests Patricia Rozario OBE (Soprano) and the combined Workplace Choirs supported by Legal & General. Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ), SGoodall: Lead Kindly Light, Drop Drop Slow Tears, Love Divine; Haydn: Little Organ Mass; Rutter: All things bright & beautiful, A Clare benediction, For the beauty of the earth, The Lord bless you and keep you, Look at the world, Requiem (Complete) Surrey Pro Musica Ensemble.

Goodall: Lead Kindly Light, Drop Drop Slow Tears, Love Divine; Haydn: Little Organ Mass; Rutter: All things bright & beautiful, A Clare benediction, For the beauty of the earth, The Lord bless you and keep you, Look at the world, Requiem

Saturday 3 - 5 May 2014 at The National Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Brussels (Sun 4), St George's Memorial Church, Ypres (Sun 4) and Cathedral of St Michael & Gudula, Brussels (Mon 5) as part of an Overseas Tour.  Peter Farrant (Conductor), Kathryn Sargent (Soprano Soloists), Ray Maulkin (Pno/Organ).

Goodall: Lead Kindly Light, Drop Drop Slow Tears, Love Divine; Haydn: Little Organ Mass; Rutter: All things bright & beautiful, A Clare benediction, For the beauty of the earth, The Lord bless you and keep you, Look at the world, Requiem

Saturday 29 March 2014 at St Martin's Church, Dorking. With special guests Annah Rajah (Soprano) and the Legal & General Workplace Choirs. Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey Pro Musica.

An exclusive Patricia Rozario OBE Recital with French pianist Thomas Besnard.

To celebrate the new appointment of world renowned Soprano Patricia Rozario OBE as President of Reigate & Redhill Choral Society, she present an exclusive recital with the highly gifted French pianist Thomas Besnard in the wonderful Palladian Mansion Ballroom of Dunottar School  on Wednesday 29 January 2014.  The wonderfully varied programme included songs by Britten, Poulenc, Fuare, Hahn, Puccini, Liszt, Schubert, Strauss, Walton, Flanders & Swan, Rodrigo, V (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_1nd Gershwin.

On the morning of Wednesday 29 January Patricia Rozario OBE also worked with gifted and talented students from Dunottar School as part of Reigate & Redhill Choral Society's Community Development Programme (supported by Legal & General).

Paul Carr: Magnificat (Version for choir & organ); Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons; Finzi: In Terra Pax ( A Christmas Scene); Copland:Quiet City; Bach: Magnificat in D 

Katy Cooper (Soprano), Sarah Dacey (Soprano), Christopher Field (Countertenor), Robin Whitehouse (Tenor), James Sherwood (Baritone), Peter Farrant (Conductor), Andrew Laing (Violin), Katie Hodges (Trumpet), Clare Hoskins (Cor Anglais), Surrey Pro Musica. Saturday 7 December at St Martin's Church, Dorking. With special guests Paul Carr and the Legal & General Workplace Choirs.

Paul Carr: Magnificat (World Premiere performance of RRCS 2013 Commission - version for choir, brass, percussion & organ); Karl Jenkins: Peacemakers

Anna Rajah (Soprano), Peter Farrant (Conductor), Tim Kipling (Flutes), Andrew Laing (Violin Solo), Surrey ProMusica (Orchestra). Saturday 6 July 2013 at St Martin's Church, Dorking.  Special guest was the British composer Paul Carr.

Paul Carr: Magnificat (World Premiere performance of RRCS 2013 Commission - version for choir & organ); Mozart: Ave Verum; Karl Jenkins: Peacemakers; Walton; Crown Imperial

Katherine Crompton (Soprano), Peter Farrant (Conductor), Ray Maulkin (Organ). Monday 27 May 2013 at Christchurch Priory as part of UK Tour.

Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus; Requiem

Louise Alder (soprano), Maria Ostroukhova (contralto), Nick Pritchard (tenor), Bradley Travis (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor), Surrey Pro Musica, Sussex Voiceworks. Saturday 11th May 2013 at St Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival. Special guests, Legal & General Workplace Choirs.

Mozart: Overture to Le Nozze di Figaro; Exsulatate Jubilate; Ave Verum Corpus; Symphony No. 35 (Haffner); Requiem

Patricia Rozario OBE (soprano), Angela Simkin (contralto), Peter Kirk (tenor), Roderick Earle (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 23rd March 2013 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2013 Surrey Choral Festival. Special guests included four Workplace Choirs newly formed by Music Director, Peter Farrant, from East Surrey Hospital, The Children's Trust (Tadworth) and Legal & General's offices in Kingswood and Hove.  

Purcell: Dido & Aeneas; Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets; Rutter: Wells Jubilate; Schubert: Mass in G

Nicola Wookey (Dido), Ben Beurklian-Carter (Aeneas), Katy Cooper (Belinda), Ben Breakwell (Sailor), Harriet Webb (Sorceress), Dunottar Chamber Choir (2nd Woman / Witches / Spirit), Peter Farrant (Conductor), Surrey ProMusica.  Saturday 1 December 2012 at Holy Trinity Church, Redhill.

Purcell: Dido & Aeneas

Nicola Wookey (Dido), Ben Beurklian-Carter (Aeneas), Katy Cooper (Belinda), Ben Breakwell (Sailor), Harriet Webb (Sorceress), Dunottar Chamber Choir (2nd Woman / Witches / Spirit), Peter Farrant (Conductor), Surrey ProMusica.  Sunday 28 October 2012 at St Paul's Church, Covent Garden.

Haydn: The Creation

Katherine Crompton (soprano), Matthew Long (tenor), Edward Grint (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Sunday 8th July 2012 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill.

Shephard: Song of Mary; Bob Chilcott: Requiem; Handel: Zadok the Priest; John Rutter: Excerpts from Sprig of Thyme (Antwerp only); Gounod: Messe Brève (Ghent only); Isom: King of all Ages

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Robin Whitehouse (tenor), Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ). Sunday 3rd June 2012 at St. Paul's Church, Antwerp, and Monday 4th June 2012 at St Bavo's Cathedral, Ghent, on our 2012 tour.

William Walton: Crown Imperial; Bob Chilcott: Requiem; John Rutter: Excerpts from Sprig of Thyme; Handel: Zadok the Priest

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Robin Whitehouse (tenor), Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ), Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 12th May 2012 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival.

William Walton: Crown Imperial; Bob Chilcott: Requiem; John Rutter: Sprig of Thyme; Handel: Zadok the Priest

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Robin Whitehouse (tenor), Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ), Surrey ProMusica. RRCS were joined by Who Dares Sings for this concert, given on Saturday 24th March 2012 at St. Martin's Church, Dorking

John Rutter: Donkey Carol and Jesus Child; Alan Woods: This Joyous Night; Bach: Christmas Oratorio pts 1 and 3

Rachael Johnson (soprano), Katherine Cooper (mezzo-soprano), Robin Whitehouse (tenor), Thomas West (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 3rd December 2011 at St. Martin's Church, Dorking

Parry: Jerusalem; Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 From the New World; Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony

Alison Pearce (soprano), Jozik Koc (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). This joint concert with Redhill Sinfonia also featured "Who Dares Sings" from Warwick School, and took place on 2nd July 2011 at Dorking Halls, Dorking.

Fauré: Requiem; Cantique de Jean Racine

Katy Cooper (soprano), James Sherwood (baritone), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Monday 30th May 2011 at Great St. Mary's Church, Cambridge.

Fauré: Requiem; Cantique de Jean Racine

Peter Farrant (conductor). Saturday 7th May at St. Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival.

Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances; Fauré: Pavane, Cantique de Jean Racine and Requiem; Franck: Panis Angelicus; Ravel: Pavane pour une infante defunte and Le tombeau de Couperin

Alison Pearce (soprano), Jozik Koc (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. RRCS were joined by dancers from St. Bede's School and the "Who Dares Sings" choir from Warwick School, as well as many other guest singers for the 2011 Surrey Choral Festival, which took place on 2nd April 2011 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill.

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Handel: Zadok the Priest; Vivaldi: Nulla in mundo pax, Magnificat and Gloria; Mozart: Ave Verum*; Bruckner: Locus Iste*; Finzi: God is Gone Up*

Katy Cooper (soprano), Fiona Challacombe (soprano), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Items marked * were performed by Polyphony (Reigate Grammar School's chamber choir) in this concert given on Sunday 31st October 2010 at St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London.

Duruflé: Requiem; Blackford: Mirror of Perfection

Alison Pearce (soprano), Jozik Koc (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 3rd July 2010 at St Martin's Church, Dorking.

Carter: Trumpet Tune; Hummel: Mass in B Flat; Gounod: Mess Breve; Carter: Te Deum

Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). RRCS were joined by the children's choir New Voices for the Carter Te Deum. New Voices also had their own solo slot, as did Slide (St Bede's School swing band), which took place on Saturday 24th April at St Martin's Church, Dorking. Movements from the choral works performed in this concert were then performed in Paris as part of our 2010 tour, where we performed at Saint Germain-des-Prés on Sunday 2nd May and at Notre Dame on Monday 3rd May.

Handel: Messiah

Helen Withers (soprano), Charlotte Collier (contralto), Gavin Sayers (tenor), Leandros Taliotis (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 5th December 2009 at Holy Trinity Church, Redhill

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man; Gounod: St Cecilia Mass; Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture: Saint-Saëns: Finale from Symphony No. 3; Dvorak: Te Deum

Monica Bancos (soprano), Tyler Clarke (tenor), Vojtech Safarik (bass), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 4th July 2009 at The Harlequin, Redhill.

Haydn: Te Deum; Karl Jenkins: Requiem

Elizabeth Roberts (soprano), Sidonie Winter (soprano), Nicola Beckley (mezzo-soprano), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Monday 25th May 2009 at Bath Abbey, Bath.

Ireland: Elegy; Karl Jenkins: Requiem

Elizabeth Roberts (soprano), Sidonie Winter (soprano), Nicola Beckley (mezzo-soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 16th May 2009 at St Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival.

Haydn: Te Deum; Trumpet Concerto; Symphony No. 104; Paukenmesse

Alison Pearce (soprano), Ameral Gunson (contralto), Ian Kennedy (tenor), Richard Jackson (bass), Edwards Maxwell (trumpet), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Given on Saturday 21st March 2009 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2009 Surrey Choral Festival

John Rutter: Candelight Carol, Angel's Carol and Gloria; Jonathan Willcocks: Magnificat

Nicola Wookey (soprano), Ray Maulkin (organ), Mardi Brass, Peter Farrant (conductor). Saturday 6th December 2008 at Holy Trinity Church, Redhill

Ireland: Downland Suite; Blake: Songs of Truth and Glory; Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs; Jenkins: Requiem

Christopher Foster (baritone), Elizabeth Roberts (soprano), Sidonie Winter (mezzo-soprano), Nicola Beckley (mezzo-soprano), Timothy Kipling (shakuhatchi), Gabriella Dall'Olio (harp), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 28th June 2008 at Dorking Halls, Dorking

Stanford: Te Deum; Finzi: It was a lover and his lass; Chilcott: Be Thou my Vision; Tallis: If Ye love me; Shephard: Song of Mary; Fauré: Après un rêve; Jenkins: Pie Jesu; Tavener: Mother of God; Isom: King of all Ages; Fauré: Mandoline; Poulenc: Gloria (excerpts); Gershwin: Summertime; Chilcott: A Little Jazz Mass; Trad. Various Spirituals

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Ray Maulkin (piano and organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Sunday 4th May at Rouen Cathedral and Monday 5th May at Ste. Jeanne d'Arc, Rouen

Stanford: Te Deum; Jenkins: Pie Jesu; Tavener: Mother of God; Isom: King of all Ages; Poulenc: Gloria; Chilcott: Be Thou my Vision and A Little Jazz Mass; Tallis: If Ye love me; Shephard: Song of Mary; Trad. Various Spirituals; songs by Gurney, Finzi, Fauré, Vaughan Williams and Gershwin

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), St Bede's Choir, Ray Maulkin (piano and organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Saturday 26th April 2008 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate.

Rutter: Magnificat; Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending; McDowell: Christus Natus Est

Sadhbh Dennedy (soprano), St Bede's Choir, Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Sunday 9th December 2007 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Elgar: Music Makers; Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1; Ave Verum; Parry: Jerusalem; I was Glad; Rachmaninov: Adagio from Symphony No. 2; Walton: Crown Imperial

Rosie Aldridge (mezzo-soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 30th June 2007 at The Harlequin, Redhill.

Fauré: Requiem

Sophie Bevan (soprano), Vojtech Safarik (bass), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Monday 28th May 2007 at Bristol Cathedral

Fauré: Requiem

Sophie Bevan (soprano), Vojtech Safarik (bass), Ray Maulkin (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Saturday 19th May 2007 at St Peter's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture; Elgar: Ave Verum; Mozart: Clarinet Concerto; Haydn: The Heavens are Telling; Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite: Mozart: Coronation Mass

Alison Pearce (soprano), Ameral Gunson (contralto), Ian Kennedy (tenor), Richard Jackson (bass), Christine Roberts (clarinet), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Given on Saturday 24th March 2007 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2007 Surrey Choral Festival

Chilcott: The Face of Peace; Bach: Cantata BWV140 (Sleepers wake); Bach: Concerto in D minor for two violins; Charpentier: Messe de Minuit

Colette Bushell and Stephanie Edwards (sopranos), Christopher Ainslie (countertenor), Thomas Hobbs (tenor), James Williams Oldfield (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 2nd December 2006 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Arnold: Serenade; Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus; Chilcott: The Face of Peace; Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4; Mozart: Requiem

Sadhbh Dennedy (soprano), Stephanie Lewis (mezzo-soprano), Ben Johnson (tenor), Vojtech Safarik (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. This concert, which included the official world premiere of The Face of Peace (which was introduced by the composer) was given on Saturday 1st July 2006 at Dorking Halls, Dorking

Haydn: Little Organ Mass; trad. arr. Rutter: Excerpts from A Sprig of Thyme; anthems by Bach, Mozart, Farrant, Wesley, Shephard, Lole, Isom, Goodall and Chilcott

Nicola Wookey (soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ). Saturday 20th May 2006 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Haydn: Little Organ Mass; trad. arr. Rutter: Excerpts from A Sprig of Thyme; anthems by Bach, Mozart, Farrant, Wesley, Shephard, Lole, Isom, Goodall and Chilcott

Peter Farrant (conductor), Ray Maulkin (organ). Sunday 30th April 2006 at Notre Dame de la Treille, Lille, and Monday 1st May 2006 at Sint Salvator, Brugge

Morton Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium; trad. arr. Willcocks: Sussex Carol; Handel: Dixit Dominus; Warlock: Capriol Suite; Vivaldi: Gloria RV589

Nicola Wookey and Anna Ramwell (sopranos), Christina Astin (alto), Simon Wookey (tenor), Matthew Swann (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 3rd December 2005 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Vaughan Williams: The Old Hundredth; Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5; Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man

Katherine Bond (soprano), Ivana Dimitrijevic (mezzo-soprano), Paul Thompson (tenor), Jacques Imbrailo (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Camerata of London. Saturday 2nd July 2005 at Dorking Halls, Dorking

Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Ivana Dimitrijevic (mezzo-soprano), Paul Thompson (tenor), Jacques Imbrailo (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 21st May 2005 at St Peter's Church, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival

Parry: Jerusalem; Sibelius: Finlandia; Brahms: A German Requiem; Elgar: Nimrod from Enigma Variations; Verdi: Grand March from Aida

Alison Pearce (soprano), Richard Jackson (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Given on Saturday 9th March 2005 at The Harlequin, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2005 Surrey Choral Festival

John Rutter: Donkey Carol and Jesus Child; Alan Woods: This Joyous Night; Bach: Christmas Oratorio pts 1 and 3

Katherine Bond (soprano), Maria Kontra (mezzo-soprano), Ross Buddie (Tenor), Jacques Imbrailo (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 4th December 2004 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Purcell: Dido and Aeneas; Vivaldi: Gloria RV588 and Magnificat

Kishani Jayasinghe (soprano Dido), Katherine Bond* (soprano Belinda), Asa Sellman* (soprano First Witch/Spirit), Helen Massey* (soprano Second Woman/Second Witch), Maria Kontra* (mezzo-soprano Sorceress), Paul Thompson* (tenor Sailor), Joakim Schuster* (baritone Aeneas), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Soloists marked * also appeared as soloists in the Vivaldi works in this concert, given on Saturday 3rd July 2004 at St Martin's Church, Dorking

A selection of anthems by composers including Tallis, Bach, Wesley, Rutter, Chilcott and others

Nicola Wenman (soprano), Ray Maulkin (piano and organ), Peter Farrant (conductor) on Saturday 20th March 2004 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate, and repeated at Sint Antoniuskerk, Aalst, Belgium on Sunday 2nd May 2004, and given again at the Cathedral of St Michel and St Gudule, Brussels, Belgium on Monday 3rd May 2004

J. Willcocks: Regina Caeli; Copland: Quiet City; Finzi: In Terra Pax; Handel: Messiah (Part 1); Traditional Carols for all

Katherine Bond (soprano), Maria Kontra (mezzo-soprano), Ross Buddie (tenor), Jacques Imbrailo (baritone), Edward Maxwell (trumpet), Jessica Mogridge (cor anglais), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 6th December 2003 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Rutter: Anthems; Suite Antique; Requiem

Katherine Bond (soprano), Timothy Kipling (flute), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 21st June 2003 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Handel: Zadok the Priest; Mozart: Symphony No 29 and Laudate Dominum; Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Trumpets; Haydn: "Nelson" Mass

Alison Pearce (soprano), Ameral Gunson (contralto), Ian Kennedy (tenor), Richard Jackson (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Given on Saturday 4th April 2003 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2003 Surrey Choral Festival

J. Willcocks: Come Rejoicing; Chilcott: Jubilate; J. Willcocks; Magnificat; Traditional Carols

Katherine Bond (soprano), Frederick Harrison (readings), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 7th December 2002 at St Martin's Church, Dorking, as part of Jonathan Willcocks' 50th birthday celebrations

Lambert: The Rio Grande; trad arr. Burton: Nobody Knows; Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor; Gershwin: Porgy and Pess (concert version)

Katherine Bond (soprano), John Hancorn (baritone), Christopher Willis (piano), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 22nd June 2002 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Fauré: Requiem

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), William Berger (baritone), Charles Thompson (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Monday 6th May 2002 at La Madeleine, Paris

Blackford: Mirror of Perfection; Fauré: Requiem

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), William Berger (baritone), Charles Thompson (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Given on Sunday 5th May 2002 at l'Eglise St Pierre, Brunoy, this concert included the French premiere of Mirror of Perfection

Blackford: Mirror of Perfection; Fauré: Requiem

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), William Berger (baritone), Robert Jones (organ), Peter Farrant (conductor). Saturday 13th April 2002 at St James's Church, Piccadilly

Andrew Carter: Hodie Christus Natus Est; Albinoni: Adagio for Strings; Vivaldi: Gloria RV588; Tavener: The Lamb; Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op 8 No 6; Bach: Magnificat

Elisabeth Weisberg (soprano), Katherine Bond (soprano), David Bates (countertenor), Paul Thompson (tenor), William Berger (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 1st December 2001 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Malcolm Arnold: Water Music; Andrew Carter: Horizons; Stanford: Songs of the Sea and Songs of the Fleet

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), William Berger (baritone), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. This, our Diamond Jubilee Gala Concert, was given on Saturday 23rd June 2001 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, and was presented by our vice-president, John Bird

Mozart: Overture to Le Nozze di Figaro; Exsulatate Jubilate; Ave Verum Corpus; Symphony No. 35 (Haffner); Requiem

Alison Pearce (soprano), Ameral Gunson (contralto), Ian Kennedy (tenor), Richard Jackson (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Given on Saturday 10th March 2001 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 2001 Surrey Choral Festival

1991-2000

Handel: Zadok the Priest; Bach: Christmas Oratorio (parts 1 and 3); Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba; Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons; Carols for All

Susan Gilmour Bailey (soprano), Matilda Paulsson (mezzo-soprano), Mark Dobell (tenor), Scott Belluz (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 2nd December 2000 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Blackford: Mirror of Perfection; Fauré: Requiem

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), William Berger (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 10th June 2000 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate, in the presence of Richard Blackford

Poulenc: Gloria; Duruflé: Requiem

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), Nigel Cassidy (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Simon Dinsdale (organ). Saturday 18th March 2000 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Purcell: Music for Queen Mary; Rutter: Gloria; Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

Katie Horton (soprano), Susannah Budden (soprano), Sara Rajeswaran (contralto), Charles Thompson (tenor), Anthony Sales (bass), Tom Baker (treble), Peter Farrant (conductor). Premier Brass. Saturday 4th December 1999 at Reigate Park Church, Reigate

Andrew Carter: Te Deum; Vaughan Williams: Flos Campi; Andrew Carter: Toccata; Rutter: Magnificat

Tracie Penwarden (soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor). Elizabeth Davies (viola) Surrey ProMusica. Saturday 5th June 1999 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

arr Britten: The National Anthem; Vaughan Williams: Antiphon from Five Mystical Songs; Bizet: Orchestral Suite from Carmen; Parry: Jerusalem; Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Choral)

Sarah-Jane Dale (soprano), Ameral Gunson (mezzo-soprano), Mark Curtis (tenor), Michael Pearce (bass), Peter Farrant (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Given on Saturday 27th March 1999 at Donyngs Recreation Centre, Redhill, this concert formed part of the 1999 Surrey Choral Festival

Górecki: Totus Tuus; Britten: A Ceremony of Carols; Debussy: Danses Sacrée et Profane; Vivaldi: Gloria

Nicola Bawcutt (soprano), Judi Weaver (mezzo-soprano), Peter Farrant (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 5th December 1998 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Songs from the Shows - music from Les Misérables, The Sound of Music, Porgy and Bess, and Phantom of the Opera

Stephanie Walker (soprano), Jenny Curnow (soprano), Felicity Forrest (alto), Gareth Jones (tenor), Peter West (bass), Marian Holmes and David Everett (conductors), Simon Dinsdale (piano). RRCS were joined by St. Mary's Preparatory School Choir for this concert, given on Saturday 13th June 1998 at St Bede's School, Redhill

Haydn: Insanae et vanae curae; Haydn: Te Deum in C; Beethoven: Symphony No. 7; Haydn: Seven Last Words from the Cross

Paula O'Sullivan (soprano), Der-Shin Hwang (mezzo-soprano), Kevin McLean-Mair (tenor), Rodney Gibson (baritone), David Everett (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 4th April 1998 at St John's Church, Redhill

Britten: St Nicolas; Jubilate Deo; Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings

Simon Biazeck (tenor), David Everett (conductor). Richard Berry (horn), Simon Dinsdale (organ), unnamed orchestra. RRCS were joined by Dunottar Chamber Choir (music director Charles Thompson) and Boys from Hazelwood School (music director Michael Barton) for this concert, given on Saturday 22nd November 1997 at St John's Church, Redhill

Handel: Coronation Anthems; Mozart: Coronation Mass

Sarah Fox (soprano), James Huw Jefferies (countertenor), Mark Anderson (tenor), Steven Faughey (baritone), David Everett (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 7th June 1997 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Rutter: Requiem; Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs; Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine

Ian Mahacek (treble), Martin Oxenham (baritone), David Everett (conductor), Graham Walker (oboe), Simon Dinsdale (organ). Saturday 15th March 1997 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Dvorak: Requiem

Elizabeth Lil (soprano), Elizabeth Vass (mezzo-soprano), Mark Anderson (tenor), Paul Keohone (bass), David Everett (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 30th November 1996 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Lianne-Marie Skriniar (soprano), Ruti Halvani (mezzo-soprano), Marwan Shamiyeh (tenor), Lawrence Richard (bass), Christopher Fifield (conductor). Janet Haney (piano), Charles Thompson (harmonium). Saturday 1st June 1996 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Fauré: Requiem; Gounod: St Cecilia Mass

Paula O'Sullivan (soprano), Marwan Shamiyeh (tenor), Carl Murray (baritone), Charles Thompson (organ), Christopher Fifield (conductor). Redhill Sinfonia. Saturday 9th March 1996 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Stanford: The Revenge; Elgar: The Black Knight

Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Saturday 2nd December 1995 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Schubert: Mass in G; Mozart: Divertimento K136, Requiem

Lianne-Marie Skriniar (soprano), Teresa Shaw (mezzo-soprano), Jeffrey Stewart (tenor), Stephen Holloway (bass), Christopher Fifield (conductor). RRCS were joined by the Choir of Dunottar School for this concert given on Saturday 20th May 1995 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Haydn: The Creation

Talitha Theobald (soprano), Philip Creasy (tenor), Matthew Hargreaves (bass), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Saturday 11th March 1995 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Stabat Mater

Adele Paxton (soprano), Ameral Gunson (contralto), Andrew Forbes-Lane (tenor), Gerard O'Connor (bass), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Sunday 20th November 1994 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Opera Gala Night - choruses, arias, scenes and orchestral excerpts from Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Nabucco, La Bohéme; I Pagliacci; Macbeth; Manon Lescaut; La Traviata; Hansel and Gretel; Lohengrin; Rusalka; Turandot; Il Trovatore; Cavalleria Rusticana; Madama Butterfly and Aida

Ida-Maria Turri (soprano), Andrew Forbes-Lane (tenor), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Saturday 21st May 1994 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Bach: Mass in B minor

Jennifer Akhurst (soprano), Katarina Karnéus (mezzo soprano), Michael Hart-Davis (tenor), Richard Lloyd Morgan (baritone), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Saturday 12th March 1994 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Bruckner: Te Deum; Brahms: A German Requiem

Marilyn Hill Smith (soprano), Teresa Rose Dutton (mezzo soprano), Michael Hart-Davis (tenor), Jeremy White (bass baritone), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Jubilee Orchestra. Saturday 14th November 1993 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Dvorak: Mass in D; Duruflé: Requiem

Jane Highfield (soprano), Maria Jagusz (mezzo soprano), Hugh Legg (tenor), Laurence Whitehead (baritone), Charles Thompson (organ), Christopher Fifield (conductor). RRCS were joined by the choristers of Reigate St Mary's Choir school for this concert, given on Saturday 5th June 1993 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Bach: Magnificat; Beethoven: Mass in C

Jenny Wollerman (soprano), Teresa Rose Dutton (mezzo soprano), Charlotte Collier (contralto), Nicholas Buxton (tenor), Glenville Hargreaves (baritone), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Lambeth Orchestra. Saturday 6th March 1993 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Elgar: The Kingdom

Elizabeth Nash (soprano), Joy Robinson (mezzo soprano), Lynton Atkinson (tenor), Glenville Hargreaves (baritone), Christopher Fifield (conductor). The Jubilee Orchestra. Sunday 22nd November 1992 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Carol Hunt (soprano), Charlotte Collier (contralto), Stephen Tudor (tenor), Jeremy Blumire (bass), Charles Thompson (organ), Christopher Fifield (conductor). Saturday 6th June 1992 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Susan Gritton (soprano), Joy Robinson (mezzo-soprano), Neil MacKenzie (tenor), Nicholas Sears (baritone), Michael Freyhan and Susan Heath-Downey (piano), Charles Thompson (harmonium), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Saturday 29th February 1992 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Bliss: Pastoral; Haydn: St Cecilia Mass

Louise Hillier (soprano), Helen Knight (mezzo soprano), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor), Christopher Foster (bass-baritone), Jennifer Stinton (flute), Andrew Fardell (conductor). The Jubilee Orchestra. Saturday 23rd November 1991 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

arr. Britten: The National Anthem; Finzi: Magnificat; Dyson: In Honour of the City; Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Walton: Belshazzar's Feast

Charles Johnston (baritone), Andrew Fardell (conductor). RRCS were joined by The Singers of London and The Jubilee Orchestra for this, our Golden Jubilee concert, given on Saturday 8th June 1991 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Handel: The King Shall Rejoice; Williamson: A Pilgrim Liturgy; Mozart: Requiem

Fiammetta Doria (soprano), Helen Knight (contralto), Andrew King (tenor), Ashley Thorburn (bass). The conductors were Jonathan Butcher (Handel), Andrew Fardell (Williamson) and Robin Gritton (Mozart). The Jubilee Orchestra. Saturday 2nd March 1991 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

1981-1990

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem; Patterson: Te Deum

Margaret Field (soprano), Nicholas Sears (baritone), Andrew Fardell (conductor). The Jubilee Orchestra. RRCS were joined by the Choristors of Reigate St. Mary's Choir School for this concert, given on Saturday 1st December 1990 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Mendelssoh: Elijah

Gillian Webster (soprano), Alison Mary Sutton (contralto), Richard Edgar-Wilson (tenor), Steven Page (baritone), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 9th June 1990 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Verdi: Requiem

Julie Kennard (soprano), Catherine Denley (mezzo soprano), Anthony Roden (tenor), Paul Hudson (bass), Andrew Fardell (conductor). RRCS performed with Atherstone Choral Society, St Cecilia Choral Society, The Waltham Singers and Essex Youth Orchestra in this concert given on Sunday 22nd April 1990 at The Fairfield Halls, Croydon, which was repeated on Sunday 29th April at Bedworth Civic Hall

Mozart: Regina Coeli, Loretine Litany K195, Solemn Vespers K339; Stravinsky: Mass

Caroline Ashton (soprano), Susanna Spicer (contralto), Neil MacKenzie (tenor), Charles Gibbs (bass), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 24th February 1990 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Honegger: King David; Poulenc: Les Biches and Gloria

Fiammetta Doria (soprano), Alison Mary Sutton (mezzo soprano), Angus Smith (tenor), Sylvia Weatherald (Witch of Endor), Frederick Harrison (narrator), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 25th November 1989 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow; Winters: Elegy for a Countryside; Vaughan Willians: Flos Campi; Elgar: The Music Makers

Wendy Verco (mezzo-soprano), Martin Outram (viola), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 10th June 1989 at St John's Church, Redhill

Monteverdi: Beatus Vir, Audi Caelum, Dixit Dominus; Giovanni Gabrieli: Sonata Pian E Forte, Jubilate Deo; Puccini: Messa di Gloria

Neil MacKenzie (tenor), Ashley Thornburn (bass), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 25th February 1989 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Belinda Yates (soprano), Joy Robinson (contralto), Simon Davies (tenor), Jonathan Robarts (bass), Andrew Fardell (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 26th November 1988 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Dvorak: Carnival Overture; Haydn: Nelson Mass; Richard Rodney Bennett: Spells

Paula Bott (soprano), Joy Robinson (contralto), Philip Sheffield (tenor), Richard Campbell (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 11th June 1988 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Handel ed. Mozart: Messiah

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), Linda Hibberd (alto), Andrew Murgatroyd (tenor), Paul Parfitt (bass), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 27th February 1988 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes; Stanford: Songs of the Sea; Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony

Susan McCulloch (soprano), Richard Suart (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 28th November 1987 at Donyngs Recreation Centre, Redhill

Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Dvorak: Song to the Moon; Borodin: Polovtsienne Dance; Lloyd Webber: Requiem

Maria Bovino (soprano), Peter Bronder (tenor), Gregory Fullelove (treble), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 6th June 1987 at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill

Bach: St John Passion

John Hancorn (Christus) (baritone), Nicolas Chisholm (Evangalist) (tenor), Diana Hart (soprano), Helen Watkins (contralto), Simon Davies (tenor), Paul Osborne (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 7th March 1987 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Mussorgsky orch. Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition; Finzi: Dies Natalis; Howells: Hymnus Paradisi

Kathryn Sargent (soprano), David Johnston (tenor), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Surrey Philharmonic Orchestra. Saturday 29th November 1986 at Dorking Halls, Dorking

Verdi: Requiem

Christine Teare (soprano), Wendy Verco (mezzo-soprano), Barry Banks (tenor), Steven Page (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra, but RRCS were joined by Banstead Musical Society for this concert, given on Saturday 4th October 1986 at Donyngs Recreation Centre, Redhill

Gershwin: Cuban Overture; Lambert: The Rio Grande; Orff: Carmina Burana

Susan Bisatt (soprano), Philip Curtis (tenor), Randall Staley (baritone), Angus Morrison (piano), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 7th June 1986 at St John's Church, Redhill. Special note should be made of the pianist for this concert. The pianist originally booked withdrew a few days before the performance, and we were delighted that Angus Morrison, the pianist in the first performance of The Rio Grande, was both willing and able to perform with us.

Verdi: Requiem

Jo Ann Pickens (soprano), Elizabeth Castle (mezzo-soprano), David Johnston (tenor), John Noble (bass), Richard Stangroom (conductor). RRCS joined Banstead Musical Society, Stadtische Musikgesellschaft e.V. and Kirchenchor St. Marien Duren und Chorgemeinschaft 1924 Duren-Ost for this concert, given on Saturday 5th April 1986 at Fairfield Hall, Croydon

Bach: Mass in B minor

Louisa Kennedy (soprano), Alison Mary Sutton (contralto), Robert Wilson (tenor), Christopher Thornton-Holmes (bass) Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 22nd February 1986 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Brahms: Tragic Overture; Vaughan Williams: Benedicite; Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem

Philippa Dames-Longworth (soprano), Noel Mann (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 30th November 1985 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Handel: Samson

Andrée Back (soprano), Michael Lees (countertenor), Nicolas Chisholm (tenor), Lawrence Reed (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 8th June 1985 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs; Walton: Belshazzar's Feast

Russell Smythe (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 9th March 1985 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Holst: Psalms 86 and 148; Delius: Songs of Sunset; Elgar: King Olaf

Julia Dewhurst (soprano), Paul Wilson (tenor), Malcolm Singer (baritone), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 24th November 1984 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Justin Hayward (treble), Christine Beaumont (soprano), Catherine Wyn Rogers (contralto), Andrew King (tenor), Steward Buchanan (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 2nd June 1984 at St John's Church, Redhill

Rossini: Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers; Holst: Fugal Concerto; Vaughan Williams: An Oxford Elegy; Haydn: Missa in Tempore Belli

Christine Armstrong (soprano), Helen Watkins (mezzo-soprano), Philip Curtis (tenor), Robert Fardell (bass), Frederick Harrison (speaker), Clare holmes (oboe), Ian McLaughlan (flute), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 25th February 1984 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Britten: War Requiem

Helen Walker (soprano), Mark Curtis (tenor), John Hancorn (baritone), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. RRCS were joined by Trinity Boys' Choir (director - David Squibbs) for this concert given on Saturday 26th November 1983 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Elgar: Caractacus

Helena Kewish (soprano), Alan Rankin-Crooks (tenor), Stuart Buchanan (baritone), Richard Suart (baritone), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed Orchestra. Saturday 4th June 1983 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Britten: Sinfonietta and Rejoice in the Lamb; Mozart: Requiem

Heather Keens (soprano); Mary Hart (contralto), David Knowles (tenor), Martin Oxenham (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 26th February 1983 at St John's Church, Redhill

Handel: O Come, Let us Sing unto the Lord; Howard Blake: Benedictus

Alison Cooper (soprano), Alastair Thompson (tenor), Frederick Harrison (speaker), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. This concert, which included the second performance of Howard Blake's Benedictus, was given on Saturday 27th November 1982 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

J. Clarke: Trumpet Voluntary; G. Gabrieli: Jubilate Deo and In Ecclesiis; Stravinsky: Pater Noster, Credo and Ave Maria; P. Whitlock: Folk Tune and Scherzo; Bruckner: Offertorium and Ecce Sacerdos; Vaughan Williams: O Clap Your Hands; de Haan: Suite; Howells: Antiphon; Mathias: Let the People Praise Thee, O God; Rutter: Gloria

Robert Husson (organ), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed brass group. Saturday 12th June 1982 at St John's Church, Redhill

Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Kodaly: Psalmus Hungaricus; Schubert: Mass in E Flat

Virginia Stone (soprano), Michael Lees (countertenor), Andrew King (tenor), Stephen Medland (tenor), Robert Fardell (bass), Johnathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 27th February 1982 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Handel: Dixit Dominus; Tippett: A Child Of Our Time

Ann Meza (soprano), Virginia Stone (soprano), Jennifer Higgins (mezzo-soprano), Andrew King (tenor), Richard Lloyd-Morgan (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 28th November 1981 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

Catherine Denley (contralto), David Johnston (tenor), Randall Staley (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 6th June 1981 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Dyson: Canterbury Pilgrims

Alison Cooper (soprano), Edgar Thomas (tenor), Tag Caisley (baritone), Angela Barker (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 7th March 1981 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

1971-1980

Mozart: Mass in C K115; David Fanshawe: African Sanctus

Sally Burgess (soprano), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 22nd November 1980 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Handel: Israel in Egypt

Christine Boulton (soprano), Margaret Williams (soprano), Julian Clarkson (countertenor), Stephen Hill (tenor), David DeVan (bass), Lawrence Reed (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 31st May 1980 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Verdi: Overture to La Forza del Destino; Finzi: I Praise the Tender Flower; Beethoven: O What Delight; Kodaly: Ladybird; Morley: Sing we and Chant it; Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs; Elgar: The Music Makers

Jane Powell (contralto), Robin Gritton (baritone), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 8th March 1980 at St John's Church, Redhill

Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Rupert Damerell (treble), Helena Kewish (soprano), Clare Moll (contralto), David Knowles (tenor), Duncan Smith (bass), Edgar Thomas (Evangalist), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 1st December 1979 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Handel: Overture in D minor; Bach: Cantata No. 51 Jauchzet Gott in Allen Landen; Howells: Hymnus Paradisi

Christine Aldridge (soprano), Edgar Thomas (tenor), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 9th June 1979 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Alison Cooper (soprano), Mary Hodges (contralto), Stephen Hill (tenor), Andrew Golder (bass), Robert Keeley (piano), Charles Thompson (harmonium), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Saturday 7th April 1979 at Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint

Beethoven: Choral Fantasia and Symphony No. 9 in D minor

Margaret Williams (soprano), Diana Crompton (alto), J. Stuart Stones (tenor), Stewart Paul (bass), Hilary Punshon (piano), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). The North Downs Music Group. Saturday 10th February 1979 at Warlingham County Secondary School, Warlingham

Verdi: Requiem

Helena Kewish (soprano), Sally Presant (mezzo-soprano), David Knowles (tenor), Peter Hall (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 25th November 1978 at St John's Church, Redhill

Finzi: Lo, The Full Final Sacrifice; Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascendingand A Sea Symphony

Janette Buqué (soprano), Lawrence Reed (bass), Robert Pool (violin), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 10th June 1978 at St John's Church, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Lorna Washington (soprano), Christopher Carpmael (treble), Catherine Denley (contralto), Julian Clarkson (countertenor), Paul Gyton (tenor), Richard Suart (bass), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 18th February 1978 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Britten: Saint Nicolas; Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante K364; Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Robert Ramus (tenor), Penelope Howard (violin), Robin Morrish (viola), Jonathan Butcher (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Gallery choir sung by the Chapel Choir of Highfield Preparatory School, Liphook. November 1977 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Patricia Richards (soprano), Catherine Denley (contralto), Robert Gibbs (tenor), Richard Suart (bass), Anthony Hill (piano), Christopher Findlay (harmonium), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 14th May 1977 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill. This performance was given just before the Society's tour to Holland, where two performances of the Petite Messe Solennelle were given, on 4th and 5th June 1977

Handel: Jephtha

Patricia Schreiber (soprano), Caroline Bazalgette (soprano), Catherine Denley (contralto), David James (countertenor), Maldwyn Davies (tenor), Steven Page (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 27th November 1976 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

David Johnston (tenor), Shelagh Molyneux (mezzo-soprano), William Mason (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 8th May 1976 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Eric Gritton: The Holy Child

Peter Gritton (treble), Margaret Hughes (soprano), Gillian Jarvis (contralto), Nigel Roberts (tenor), Darwell Charlton (bass), George Manning (narrator), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. This concert, given on Wednesday 17th December 1975 at St Mary's Church, Reigate, was the first performance of the new version of this work, with a full orchestral accompaniment. RRCS were joined by the Choristers of St Mary Magdelene, Reigate (director: Cecil Nuttall)

Brahms: Alto Rhapsody; E. Gritton: The Holy Child (excerpts); Music for Solo Harp; Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb; Holst: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda; Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

Peter Gritton (treble), Gillian Jarvis (contralto), Nigel Roberts (tenor), Colin Bignall (bass), Susan Drake (harp), Peter Moorse (organ), Anthony Maloney (percussion), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 29th November 1975 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Palestrina: Missa Brevis; Bruckner: Mass in E minor

Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 22nd February 1975 at St John's Church, Redhill

Holst: Psalms 86 and 148, St Paul's Suite, and carols and songs; Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden and Verklarte Nacht

Joan Rivers (soprano), Dennis Whitehead (tenor), Robin Gritton (conductor). The Carl Lewis String Sextet. Saturday 30th November 1974 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Anthems and motets by Whyte, Purcell, Wesley, Stanford, Vaughan Williams and Mathias; Fauré: Requiem

Doreen Runciman (soprano), Colin Bignall (baritone), Peter Moorse (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 8th June 1974 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Beethoven: Egmont Overture (2nd May only); Bruckner: Overture in G minor (4th May only), Six Motets; Brahms: A German Requiem

RRCS joined forces with The Chandos Choir of Purley, and the concert was given twice. The "away" concert was on Thursday 2nd May 1974 at The Fairfield Hall, Croydon, with Valerie Hill (soprano), Geoffrey Shaw (baritone), Andrew Pearmain (conductor) and The Chandos Orchestra, whereas the "home" concert was given on Saturday 4th May 1974 at The Dorking Halls, Dorking, with Elaine Barry (soprano), Graham Titus (baritone), Robin Gritton (conductor) and The Verona Orchestra.

Dvorak: Stabat Mater

Doreen Price (soprano), Margaret Hallworth (contralto), Neil Mackie (tenor), Robert Carpenter-Turner (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 16th February 1974 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Anthems and motets by Joubert, Stanford, Giovanni Gabrieli, Mathias, Bruckner and Schutz; Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary II

Robin Gritton (conductor), The Hill Brass Ensemble. Saturday 24th November 1973 at St John's Church, Redhill

Honegger: King David

Elaine Barry (soprano), Annabel Hunt (contralto), Peter Hall (tenor), Frederick Harrison (narrator), Sylvia Weatherald (Witch of Endor), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 12th May 1973 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Teleman: Die Tageszeiten; Haydn: Mass in C (Paukenmesse)

Caroline Friend (soprano), Annabel Hunt (contralto), Julian Pike (tenor), Stephen Varcoe (baritone), Robin Gritton (conductor). Croydon Pro Musica. Saturday 17th February 1973 at St John's Church, Redhill

Britten: Hymn to St. Cecilia; Traditional Carols for All

Elaine Naylor (soloist), Brian Henry (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 2nd December 1972 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music; Valiant-for-truth; The Hundredth Psalm; Nothing is Here for Tears; Fantasia on Greensleeves; Five English Folk Songs and Benedicite

Margaret Hieatt (soprano), Anthony Hill (piano and organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 29th April 1972 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Mozart: Vesperae Solennis de confessore; Stainer: The Crucifixion

Patricia Garnham (soprano), Charles Thompson (countertenor), Anthony Johnson (tenor), Darwell Charlton (bass), Peter Moorse (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 19th February 1972 at St John's Church, Redhill

Buxtehude: Das Neugebor'ne Kindelein; Britten: A Simple Symphony and Saint Nicolas

Paul Taylor (tenor), Robin Gritton (conductor). Gallery Chorus sung by the girls of the choir of Reigate County School. Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 4th December 1971 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Randall Thompson: Alleluia; Rubbra: Missa in honorem Sancti Dominici; John Stanley: Concerto No. 1 for Organ and Welcome Death; Fauré: Requiem

Paul Reynolds (treble), Brian Kay (baritone), Peter Moorse (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 1st May 1971 at St John's Church, Redhill

Madrigals and Part Songs; Elgar: Serenade for String Orchestra (in the composer's own arrangement for piano duet) and From the Bavarian Highlands; Liszt: Concerto Pathetique; Lambert: The Rio Grande

Maureen Eckersall (contralto), Patsy Gritton, Helen Chambers, Joan Havill and Anthony Hill (piano), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 20th February 1971 at Redstone School Hall, Redhill

1961-1970

Dyson: Canterbury Pilgrims

Janette Holt (soprano), Philip Langridge (tenor), Anthony Holt (baritone), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 21st November 1970 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Handel: Messiah

Christina Pound (soprano), Elizabeth Castle (contralto), John Dudley (tenor), Anthony Holt (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 25th April 1970 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Bruckner: Locus Iste and Os Justi; Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music; Poulenc: Gloria and organ music by César Franck

Norma Burrowes (soprano), Peter Moorse (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 21st February 1970 at St John's Church, Redhill

Verdi: Requiem

Anita Marvin (soprano), Oriel Sutherland (mezzo-soprano), Stuart Kale (tenor), Brian Rayner Cook (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 22nd November 1969 at St John's Church, Redhill

Bach: Jesu, Priceless Treasure, Cantatas 12 and 161 (Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen and Komm, du Susse Todesstunde)

Annabel Hunt (contralto), John Elwes (tenor), Darwell Charlton (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 19th April 1969 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 and Mass in C

Beryl Johnson (soprano), Rosemary Greenhalgh (contralto), Michael Goldthorpe (tenor), Ian Caddy (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 22nd February 1969 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle

Suzanne Green (soprano), Helen Attfield (contralto), Dermod Gloster (tenor), James Atkins (bass), Nina Walker (piano), Denis Loveland (organ), Robin Gritton (conductor). Saturday 30th November 1968 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Mozart: Requiem; Purcell: Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary

Doreen Price (soprano), Janet O'Shae (contralto), Paul Taylor (tenor), Brian Holmes (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Erato Chamber Orchestra. Saturday 27th April 1968 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Handel: Saul

Elaine Naylor (soprano), Margaret Hieatt (soprano), Annabel Hunt (contralto), Charles Corp (tenor), David Knowles (tenor), Thomas Allen (baritone), Frederich Harrison (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 24th February 1968 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Berlioz: The Childhood of Christ

Madge Stephens (soprano), Paul Taylor (tenor), John Gibbs (baritone), Richard Van Allan (bass), Nicholas Palmer (tenor), Michael Macdonald (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 2nd December 1967 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius

Shirley Minty (mezzo-soprano), Carl Duggan (tenor), Frank Olegario (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 22nd April 1967 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Vivaldi: Gloria; Britten: Saint Nicolas

Elma Loveland (soprano), Margaret Hieatt (mezzo-soprano), Philip Langridge (tenor), Robin Gritton (conductor). Gallery Chorus sung by the girls of the choir of Reigate County School. The Erato Orchestra. Saturday 26th November 1966 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Palestrina: In divers tongues spoke the Apostles; Purcell: Soul of the World; Vaughan Williams: Psalm 100; Hindemith: Five Pieces for string orchestra; Fauré: Requiem

Margaret Johnson (soprano), Neil Howlett (baritone), Robin Gritton (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 12th March 1966 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Doreen Price (soprano), Peggy Castle (contralto), Francis Egerton (tenor), Peter Leeming (bass), Robin Gritton (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 6th November 1965 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Haydn: The Creation

Doreen Price (soprano), James Griffett (tenor), Kenneth Tudor (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 10th April 1965 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Handel: Messiah

Doreen Price (soprano), Shirley Minty (contralto), Roger Norrington (tenor), Peter Leeming (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 31st October 1964 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Bach: St John Passion

Rae Woodland (soprano), Sybil Michelow (contralto), Kenneth Woollam (tenor), John Lawrenson (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 14th March 1964 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Kenneth V. Jones: O Light Invisible; Vaughan Williams: Hodie

Nancy Evans (soprano), Gerald English (tenor), Gordon Clinton (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Recitative chorus sung by the choir of Reigate County School for Girls. Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 23rd November 1963 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Handel: Belshazzar

Valerie Cardnell (soprano), Joseph Beachus (tenor), Kenneth Tudor (bass-baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 6th April 1963 at St John's Church, Redhill

Bach: Magnificat; Brahms: Requiem

Eileen Poulter (soprano), Barbara Robotham (contralto), Kenneth Bowen (tenor), John Carol Case (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 24th November 1962 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Bach: St. Matthew Passion (abridged version)

Rae Woodland (soprano), Sybil Michelow (contralto), Kenneth Bowen (tenor), John Shirley Quirk (bass), Gordon Farrall (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Ripieno sung by the choir of Reigate County School for Girls. Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 31st March 1962 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Handel: Messiah

Elisabeth Robinson (soprano), Janet Coster (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), David Read (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 28th October 1961 at St John's Church, Redhill

Bach: Mass in B minor

Heather Harper (soprano), Janet Coster (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), George Pizzey (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 25th March 1961 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

1951-1960

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music and Benedicite; Handel: Organ Concerto in G minor; Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens

Rae Woodland (soprano), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 26th November 1960 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Verdi: Requiem

Rae Woodland (soprano), Rosemary Phillips (mezzo-soprano), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Gordon Farrall (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 26th March 1960 at St Mark's Church, Reigate

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Jessie Cash (soprano), Lesley Reid (contralto), Bernard Baboulene (tenor), Gordon Clinton (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 21st November 1959 at St John's Church, Redhill

Bach: St. John Passion

Mary Thomas (soprano), Lesley Reid (contralto), Philip Todd (tenor), Gordon Clinton (bass), Gordon Farrell (bass) Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 18th April 1959 at St Matthew's Church, Redhill

Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Sibyl Michelow (contralto), Duncan Robertson (tenor), Gordon Farrell (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 13th December 1958 at St Mary's Church, Reigate

Handel: Messiah

Stella Hichens (soprano), Sibyl Michelow (contralto), Duncan Robertson (tenor), Roger Stalman (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 19th April 1958 at Central Hall, Redhill

Haydn: The Seasons

Stella Hichens (soprano), Edward Darling (tenor), Norman Tattersall (baritone), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 26th October 1957 at Central Hall, Redhill

Mozart: C Minor Mass

April Cantelo (soprano), Catherine Lawson (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), William Brown (bass), Kenneth V. Jones (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 27th April 1957 at Central Hall, Redhill

Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb; Dvorak: Stabat Mater

Ilse Wolf (soprano), Catherine Lawson (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Roger Stalman (bass), Colin Davis (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 27th October 1956 at Central Hall, Redhill

Haydn: The Creation

April Cantelo (soprano), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Peter Newton (bass), Colin Davis (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 7th April 1956 at Central Hall, Redhill

Bach: Cantata No. 68 (God so loved the world); Brahms: Requiem

Jean Carrol (soprano), Cecil Cope (baritone), Sir Ernest Bullock (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 29th October 1955 at Central Hall, Redhill

Verdi: Requiem

Jean Carrol (soprano), Pamela Jennings (mezzo-soprano), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Donald Bell (bass), Sir Percy Hull (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 16th April 1955 at Central Hall, Redhill

Montague Phillips: The Rebel Maid

Thelma Godfrey (soprano), Pamela Bowden (contralto), Lawrence Watts (tenor), Peter Newton (baritone), Harry Hay (baritone), Yorke Hancock (baritone), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Orchestra from the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 23rd October 1954 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Acis and Galatea; Rossini: Stabat Mater

Belva Boroditsky (soprano), Pamela Bowden (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Geoffrey Walls (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Orchestra by arrangement with the Redhill Society of Instrumentalists. Saturday 10th April 1954 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Thelma Godfrey (soprano), Kathleen Willson (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Gordon Clinton (bass), Sir Percy Hull (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 24th October 1953 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Zadok the Priest; Stanford: Songs of the Fleet

RRCS were joined by The Redhill Society of Instrumentalists and The Redhill Madrigal Singers for a combined concert to celebrate the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Our contribution also included Parry's Jerusalem and The National Anthem. RRCS's contributions were conducted by Geoffrey Tankard. Saturday 13th June 1953 at Central Hall, Redhill

Mozart: Requiem; Mendelssohn: Hymn of Praise

Thelma Godfrey (soprano), Pamela Bowden (contralto), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Cecil Cope (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 11th April 1953 at Central Hall, Redhill

Coleridge-Taylor: Hiawatha (parts I and II)

Iris Kells (soprano), Leslie Fyson (tenor), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 25th October 1952 at Central Hall, Redhill

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Jean Woods (soprano), Elisabeth Robinson (contralto), Thomas Wallington (tenor), John Probyn (bass), Sir Percy Hull (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 26th April 1952 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Samson

Elsie Morison (soprano), Sylvia Beamish (contralto), Eric Barnes (tenor), Owen Grundy (baritone), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 27th October 1951 at Central Hall, Redhill

Verdi: Requiem

Rosina Raisbeck (soprano), Kathleen Willson (contralto), Alfred Hallett (tenor), Kenneth Stevenson (bass), Sir Percy Hull (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 14th April 1951 at Central Hall, Redhill

1941-1950

German: Tom Jones

Audrey Geldard (Sophia) (soprano), Joan Gray (Honour, Hostess) (contralto), Owen Grundy (Tom) (baritone), John Clear (Squire Western) (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 4th November 1950 at Central Hall, Redhill

Dvorak: Stabat Mater

Elsie Morison (soprano), Kathleen Willson (contralto), Alfred Hallett (tenor), Richard Bowen (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 15th April 1950 at Central Hall, Redhill

German: Merrie England

Stella Hichens (Bessie) (soprano), Joan Gray (Elizabeth, Jill) (contralto), Alfred Hallett (Raleigh) (tenor), John Probyn (Essex) (baritone), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 29th October 1949 at Central Hall, Redhill

Brahms: Requiem

Stella Hichens (soprano), Richard Bowen (baritone), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 9th April 1949 at Central Hall, Redhill

Balfe: The Bohemian Girl

Elsie Morison (Arline) (soprano), Monica McDearmid (Queen of Gipsies) (soprano), Alwyn Brown (Thaddeus, Florestein) (tenor), John Probyn (Count Arnheim) (baritone), Harry Hay (Devilshoof, the Gipsy Chief) (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 23rd October 1948 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Iris Kells (soprano), Margaret McArthur (contralto), Lawrence Watts (tenor), Norman Lumsden (bass), Sydney Watson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 17th April 1948 at Central Hall, Redhill

Bizet: Carmen

Margaret McArthur (Carmen) (contralto), Tudor Davies (Don José) (tenor), John Probyn (Escamillo) (baritone), Monica McDearmid (Micaela) (soprano), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 1st November 1947 at Central Hall, Redhill

Bach: St. John Passion

Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano), Joan Gray (contralto), René Soames (tenor), Tom Williams (bass), James Frisken (bass), Sydney Watson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Wednesday 2nd April 1947 at Central Hall, Redhill

Christmas Carols; Mendelssohn: Hymn of Praise

Megan Foster (soprano), Sarah Frisken (contralto), Arthur Johnson (tenor), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 21st December 1946 at Central Hall, Redhill

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Mary Hamlin (soprano), Joan Gray (contralto), Jan van der Gucht (tenor), William Parsons (bass), Geoffrey Tankard (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 26th October 1946 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Judas Maccabaeus

Mary Hamlin (soprano), Joan Gray (contralto), Parry Jones (tenor), Norman Lumsden (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 6th April 1946 at Central Hall, Redhill

Dyson: The Canterbury Pilgrims

Mary Hamlin (soprano), Eric Greene (tenor), William Parsons (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Orchestra of students of the Royal College of Music. Saturday 13th October 1945 at Central Hall, Redhill

Haydn: The Creation

Elisabeth Abercrombie (soprano), Parry Jones (tenor), Norman Lumsden (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 17th March 1945 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Acis and Galatea; Coleridge-Taylor: Hiawatha's Wedding Feast

Joan Stirrup (Galatea) (soprano), Jan van der Gucht (Acis) (tenor), Thomas Clasby (Daman) (tenor), unknown bass (substitute for Norman Walker) (Polypheme), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 14th October 1944 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Estelle Applin (soprano), Gladys Ripley (contralto), Trefor Jones (tenor), Tom Williams (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 1st April 1944 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Organ Concerto in B flat Major No. 2; Dyson: The Canterbury Pilgrims

Elsie Suddaby (soprano), Jan van der Gucht (tenor), Tom Williams (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Orchestra of students of the Royal College of Music. Saturday 16th October 1943 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Elsie Suddaby (soprano), Muriel Brunskill (contralto), Henry Wendon (tenor), William Parsons (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 17th April 1943 at Central Hall, Redhill

Mendelssohn: Elijah

Isobel Baillie (soprano), Mary Jarred (contralto), Jan van der Gucht (tenor), William Parsons (bass), Sir George Dyson (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 31st October 1942 at Central Hall, Redhill

Handel: Messiah

Elsie Suddaby (soprano), Astra Desmond (contralto), Parry Jones (tenor), Victor Harding (bass), Eric Gritton (organ), E. Wiggins (trumpet), W. H. Reid (conductor). Unnamed orchestra. Saturday 10th April 1942 at Central Hall, Redhill

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