A fitting way for the choir to end the year celebrating 75 years of choral singing, they will perform Haydn's major choral work 'Creation' under the baton of Julian Harris. The choir will be accompanied by the Oxford Sinfonia orchestra to give a rousing finish to 2017.
The choir, led by Musical Director, Julian Harris, will perform Stainer's Crucifixion and Handel's Messiah Part iii including The Hallelujah Chorus as an encore. The choir will be accompanied on the organ in the wonderful venue, St Mary's Church Banbury.
In our second concert of the year, the choir will be performing an entertaining programme of choral music in the beautiful building of St Mary's Church, Banbury. Under the baton of Julian Harris, the choir will be accompanied on the grand piano and will perform the following pieces:
- Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzer
- Faure Cantique de Jean Racine
- Poulenc Gloria
Ravel The Mother Goose Suite will also be performed by two pianists as part of the programme.
A sparkling programme of choral favourites to begin the Christmas festivities. The choir will be accompanied by orchestra and led by Musical Director, Julian Harris. The programme will include:
- Bach Magnificat in D
- Charpentier Te Deum
- Charpentier Messe de Minuit pour Noel