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PREVIOUS CONCERTS/EVENTS



2008


Sunday 14th Dec. 2008 at 7:30 p.m.
St. Andrews and St. Georges Church, Stevenage


Program included:

Away in a Manger

Lyrics: 19th C Anon.
Music: W.J.Kirkpatrick arr. Bob Chilcott

O Come all ye faithfull

Composer unknown arr. D. Willcocks

Gaudete

Piae Cantiones arr. Bob Chilcott

Jesus, Jesus,rest your head

American traditional arr. Bob Chilcott

Unto us is born a son

Tune from Piae Cantiones arr. Willcocks

Winter Nights**

Lin Marsh

Riding High and Low***

Roger Jones

This Child***

Graham Kendrick

Il est ne, le divin enfant

French trad arr. Bob Chilcott

Jingle Bells

Lyrics and Music: J. Pierpont arr. Bob Chilcott

God rest ye merry Gentlemen

Trad English arr. Willcocks

Coventry Carol

Lyrics: From the Pageant of Shearman and Trawlers (15th Century)
Music: English Trad. arr. Bob Chilcott

Master in this Hall

Lyrics: William Morris
Music: French trad carol arr. Willcocks

Just another star***

Karl Jenkins/Carol Barrat

Gaudete***

Traditional

Winter Wonderland***

Lyrics: Richard B. Smith
Music: Felix Bernard arr. Lin Marsh

New Year Carol

Lyrics: Anon- From "Tom Tiddlers Ground" anthology by Walter de La Mare
Music: Benjamin Britten

Personent Hodie

Lyrics: From Piae Cantiones (1582)
Music: German (1360) arr. Holst

Rocking**

Czech Carol arr. Willcocks

Sans Day Carol**

Cornish Trad carol arr. Rutter

Hark the Herald Angels sing

Lyrics: C Wesley, T. Whitefield and M. Madan and others
Music: Mendelssohn arr. Willcocks

Encore: We wish you a merry Christmas

Trad. West Cornish carol arr. Bob Chilcott

 

 

Key to above songs;
*** Stevenage Music Centre Young Singers only
**  Stevenage Music Centre Young Singers and SCS


Stevenage Music Centre Young Singers
Conductor : Deena Day
Accompanist : Rebecca Hughes

Stevenage Choral Society
Conductor : Robin Osterley
Accompanist : Graham Pointon


Saturday 15th Nov. 2008 at 7:30 p.m.
St. Andrews and St. Georges Church
Stevenage


Program included:

Divertimento in D, KV 136

Mozart

Rondo in A, D.438

Schubert

Serenade for strings

Edward Elgar

Theresien Masse

Haydn


Pro Arte Orchestra
Stevenage Choral Society
Conductor : Robin Osterley
Accompanist : Graham Pointon



Saturday 20th Sept. 2008 at 3 p.m.
Community Arts Centre,
Roaring Meg, Stevenage


Program included:

TBA

TBA

Someone to watch over me

Lyrics: Ira Gershwin
Music: George Gershwin

Michael Finnegan

Trad. arr. Anthony Zerrilo

Our Love is here to stay

Lyrics: Ira Gershwin
Music: George Gershwin

Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves

Verdi (Nabucco)

Down by The Riverside

Trad. American arr. J Rutter


Stevenage Choral Society
Conductor : Robin Osterley
Accompanist : Graham Pointon


Sunday 27th April 2008 at 7.30 pm
St. Hildas Church, Stevenage


Program included:

Slavonic Dances 1-4

Antonin Dvorak

A German Requiem

Johannes Brahms


Soloists :

Rebecca Naomi Watson :

Soprano

Simon Thorpe :

Baritone



Stevenage Choral Society
Conductor : Robin Osterley
Accompanist : Graham Pointon
Accompanist : Clifton Hughes