Past concerts

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2024

Mozart
Requiem

Durante Magnificat
Mozart Symphony 39

Saturday
16 March 2024 7:30pm
Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Helen Neeves soprano
Alexander Chance countertenor
Greg Tassell tenor
Leo Selleck bass

Sponsored by Wendi Atherton

Find your voice

A singing workshop with Richard Cooke, Music Director of Canterbury Choral Society and Royal Choral Society

Saturday
20 January 2024 10:30am-4:00pm
Colyer-Fergusson Hall

2023

Family
Carols

Monday
18 December 2023 7pm
Canterbury Cathedral

CCS Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
Richard Cooke conductor
David Newsholme organ

Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

Haydn
The Creation

Saturday
4 November 2023 7:30pm
Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Keri Fuge soprano
Christopher Bowen tenor
William Gaunt bass

Sponsored by Fenwick

Brahms
Requiem

Mendelssohn
Hebrides Overture
Mendelssohn
O for the Wings of a Dove

Saturday 17 June 2023 7.30pm

London Mozart Players
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke
conductor
Rebecca Lea soprano
Tristan Hambleton bass

Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Chris Gibbs and family

 

JS Bach
St John Passion

Saturday 18 March 2023 7.30pm

The Hanover Band
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke
conductor
Christopher Bowen Evangelist
William Gaunt Christus
Rebecca Lea soprano
David Allsopp countertenor
Joseph Doody tenor
Jimmy Holliday bass

Canterbury Cathedral

Sung in German

 

 


2022

 

Family
Carols

Saturday 10 December 2022 7pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
David Newsholme organ

Canterbury Cathedral
Pharon IFA sponsors Canterbury Choral Society

 

JS Bach
Mass in B Minor

Saturday 29 October 2022, 7.30pm

London Handel Orchestra
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Epiphoni Consort
Richard Cooke
conductor
Miriam Allan soprano
David Allsopp counter-tenor
Nicholas Madden tenor
Tristan Hambleton bass

Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by The Sir John Swire 1989 Charitable Trust

 

Beethoven
Missa Solemnis

Saturday 18 June 2022, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
Judith Howarth soprano
Madeleine Shaw mezzo-soprano
James Gilchrist tenor
Jimmy Holliday bass

Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Lady Kingsdown

 

Fauré Requiem

Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Schubert Mass in G

Saturday 30 April 2022, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir

Katy Hill soprano
Greg Tassell tenor
Richard Bannan bass

Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Henry Oldfield Trust
in memory of Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Choral Masterworks from Germany, Sweden and Russia

Brahms Nänie and How Lovely are thy dwellings
Stenhammar Spring Night
Mussorgsky Four choruses
Borodin Polovtsian Dances
Rachmaninoff Suite for two pianos

Sunday 6 February 2022

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir

Richard Pearce & Jonathan Beatty pianos

Colyer-Fergusson Hall, University of Kent

 


2021

 

Family
Carols

Friday 10 December 2021

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
David Newsholme
organ 

Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mozart
Mass in C Minor

Haydn Motet ‘Insanae et Vanae Curae’
Mozart Clarinet Concerto

Saturday 30 October 2021

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir

Anthony Pike clarinet
Rebecca Lea soprano
Miriam Allan soprano
Greg Tassell tenor
Richard Bannan bass

Canterbury Cathedral

 


2020

 

Beethoven
Missa Solemnis

Cancelled due to Coronavirus Covid-19
Covid-19 updates

Saturday 20 June 2020, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir

Judith Howarth soprano
Madeleine Shaw mezzo-soprano
James Gilchrist tenor
Tristan Hambleton bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Lady Kingsdow

Fauré Requiem

Cancelled due to Coronavirus
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Mendelssohn Hear my Prayer
(O for the Wings of a Dove)
Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Schubert Mass in G

Saturday 21 March 2020, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir

Katy Hill soprano
Richard Bannan bass
Nicholas Todd tenor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by the Henry Oldfield Trust
in memory of Sir Ronald McIntosh

Rachmaninoff
Vespers
(All-Night Vigil)

Tavener Song for Athene
Sacred music sung by the Epiphoni Consort

Saturday 25 January 2020, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
Epiphoni Consort (Tim Reader
conductor)
Judy Brown alto
Greg Tassell tenor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Pharon sponsors Rachmaninoff All-Night Vigil


2019

Family Carols
2019

Saturday 14 December 2019, 7pm

Festival Brass Ensemble
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Richard Cooke
conductor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Past concerts in Canterbury Cathedral – Family Carols 2019 is sponsored by Pharon

 

Ramírez
Misa Criolla

Ramirez Navidad Nuestra
Holst Rig Veda
Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs

Sunday 27 October 2019, 7.30pm

Richard Cooke conductor
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Robin Bailey
tenor
Benjamin Bevan bass

Colyer-Fergusson Hall, University of Kent

Past concerts in Canterbury Cathedral – Every Canterbury Festival since it was launched in 1984

 

Elgar The Apostles

Saturday 22 June 2019, 7.30pm

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Elin Pritchard
 soprano (Mary)
Madeleine Shaw mezzo-soprano (Mary Magdalene)
Peter Bronder tenor (John)
Tristan Hambleton bass (Peter)
Benjamin Bevan bass (Jesus)
Michael Pearce bass (Judas)

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Maurice and Wendi Atherton

 

Mozart Requiem
Pergolesi Magnificat
Mozart Symphony No. 39

Saturday 23 March 2019, 7.30pm

English Chamber Orchestra (ECO)
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke
conductor
Mhairi Lawson soprano
Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano
Robin Bailey tenor
Tristan Hambleton bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Handel Messiah

Saturday 19 January 2019

London Handel Orchestra
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Julia Doyle soprano
Alexander Chance counter-tenor
Charles Daniels tenor
Benjamin Bevan bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by the Henry Oldfield Trust

 


2018

Family Carols

Saturday 15 December 2018

Festival Brass Ensemble
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Past concerts in Canterbury Cathedral – Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

Mendelssohn Lobgesang
(Hymn of Praise)
Brahms Schicksalslied
(Song of Destiny)
Brahms Alto Rhapsody

Saturday 3 November 2018 7.30pm

London Mozart Players
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Rebecca Lea soprano
Madeleine Shaw mezzo soprano
Peter Auty tenor
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar
The Dream of Gerontius

Saturday 23 June 2018 7.30pm

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Kathryn Rudge mezzo-soprano
Andrew Staples tenor (Gerontius)
Edward Grint bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Lady Kingsdown, OBE

 

Bach
St Matthew Passion

Saturday 17 March 2018 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
London Handel Orchestra
Rufus Müller tenor (Evangelist)
Edward Grint bass (Christus)
Zoë Brown soprano
Alexander Chance counter-tenor
Hugo Hymas tenor
Dominic Sedgwick bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Love, Fate and Legend

Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes
Schubert Gebet
Stenhammar Vårnatt (Spring Night)
Holst Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda
Brahms Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
and a selection of songs by Benjamin Britten and others

Saturday 20 January 2018 7.30pm

Richard Pearce & Jonathan Beatty piano
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Rebecca  Lea soprano
Hannah Cooke mezzo-soprano
Guy Cutting tenor
James Geidt bass
VENUE: Colyer-Fergusson Hall

 


2017

Family Carols 2017

Saturday 16 December 2017, 7pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
Richard CookeConductor
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Vaughan Williams
Dona Nobis Pacem and The Lark Ascending

Stanford
Variations For Violin Solo And Orchestra

Saturday 4 November 2017 7.30pm

Tasmin Little
English Chamber Orchestra
Canterbury Choral Society
CCS Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Katherine Crompton Soprano
Edward Grint Bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony

Elgar Enigma Variations

Saturday 24 June 2017 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Richard Cooke conductor
Katherine Crompton Soprano
Edward Grint Bass
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Wendi and Maurice Atherton
and further supported by the Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust

 

Bach Magnificat

Cantata No11 (Ascension)
Suite No3 in D

Saturday 29 April 2017 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
London Handel Orchestra
Richard Cooke conductor
Zoë Brown, Sofia Larsson Soprano
David Allsopp Counter-tenor
Robin Bailey Tenor
Dominic Sedgwick Bass
CCS Youth Choir
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Orff Carmina Burana

Grainger Three folk-song arrangements
Britten The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard
Rachmaninov Suite for two pianos

Saturday 28 January 2017 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Richard Cooke conductor
Rhiannon Llewellyn Soprano
William Morgan Tenor
Edward Grint Bass
Richard Pearce & Jonny Beatty Pianists

VENUE: Colyer-Fergusson Hall

 


2016

Family Carols in Canterbury Cathedral

Saturday 10 December 2016, 7pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
Richard CookeConductor

Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Haydn Creation

Saturday 5 November 2016, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
English Chamber Orchestra
Richard Cooke conductor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi Requiem

Saturday 18 June 2016, 7.30pm

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Richard Cooke conductor
Judith Howarth soprano
Katie Bray mezzo-soprano
Sam Furness tenor
Michael Pearce bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Handel Messiah

Saturday 12 March 2016, 7.30pm

The Hanover Band

Canterbury Choral Society
Richard Cooke conductor
Jessica Leary soprano
Alexander Chance counter-tenor
Jamie MacDougall tenor
Barnaby Rea bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vivaldi Gloria and Haydn Nelson Mass

Saturday 23 January 2016, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
English Chamber Orchestra
Richard Cooke Conductor
Zoë Brown soprano
Esther Brazil mezzo-soprano
William Morgan tenor
David Shipley bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 


2015

 

Family Carols 2015 in Canterbury Cathedral

Saturday 12 December 2015, 7pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Festival Brass Ensemble
Richard Cooke Conductor
Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Bach Mass in B minor

Saturday 31 October 2015, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
London Handel Orchestra
Richard Cooke Conductor
Esther Brazil mezzo-soprano
David Allsopp counter-tenor
Robin Bailey tenor
David Ireland bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bruckner
Mass in E minor

Bruckner Sacred Motets:
Ecce Sacerdos, Ave Maria, Virga Jesse

Dvorak Serenade for Wind

Saturday 6 June 2015, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Richard Cooke Conductor
VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Mozart Mass in C minor

Haydn Insanae et Vanae Curae
Mozart Symphony No. 38 ‘Prague’

Saturday 21 March 2015, 7.30pm

Robyn Allegra Parton soprano
Esther Brazil mezzo-soprano
William Morgan tenor
Peter Cox bass
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
London Handel Orchestra
Richard Cooke conductor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Berlioz L’Enfance du Christ
(The Childhood of Christ)

Saturday 24 January 2015, 7.30pm

Angharad Lyddon mezzo-soprano (Marie)
Dominic Sedgwick baritone (Joseph)
Robin Bailey tenor (Récitant)
Michael Pearce bass (Herod and Father of the Family)
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Ladies of the Crypt Choir of The King’s School
Richard Cooke Conductor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 


2014

 

Family Carols 2014

Saturday 13 December 2014, 7pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Festival Brass Group
Richard Cooke Conductor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Mendelssohn’s Elijah

Saturday 1 November 2014, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Sir Willard Whitebass (Elijah)
Mary Bevan soprano
Catherine King mezzo-soprano
Benjamin Huletttenor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Beethoven Missa Solemnis

Saturday 21 June 2014, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Sarah Fox soprano
Gaynor Keeble mezzo-soprano
Jamie MacDougall tenor   
Michael Pearce bass
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh 

 

J.S. Bach’s St. John Passion

Saturday 22 March 2014, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir

Benjamin Hulett tenor
Alexander Robin Baker bass
Julia Doyle soprano
David Allsopp counter-tenor
Nicholas Sharratt tenor
Dominic Sedgwick bass
London Handel Orchestra

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Handel’s Messiah

Saturday 25 January 2014, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Lucy Hall soprano
Robin Blaze
counter-tenor
Charles Daniels
tenor
Andrew Rupp
bass
London Handel Orchestra

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Handel’s Messiah (Kentish Gazette, Canterbury, January 2012)
‘Evening of exceptional quality
HANDEL’S Messiah has a fair claim to be regarded as the best-known and loved piece of choral music in the English speaking world. Since 1742 this setting of texts from the King James Bible has attracted huge audiences and did so again when an enthusiastic audience heard a performance of exceptional quality by Canterbury Choral Society, their guest soloists and the London Handel Orchestra, all conducted by Richard Cooke.’ Read more…

 


2013

 

Family Carols 2013

Friday 13 December 2013, 7pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral
Sponsored by Pharon Independent Financial Advisers

 

Canterbury Festival concert:
Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem

Saturday 26 October 2013, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Canterbury Philharmonic Orchestra
Evelina Dobracheva Soprano
Benjamin Hulett Tenor
Benjamin Appl Bass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

October 2013 Britten’s War Requiem concert soloists in Canterbury Cathedral

 

Benjamin Britten’s The Company of Heaven
Vaughan Williams’ The Lark Ascending
Vaughan Williams’ An Oxford Elegy

Saturday 22 June 2013, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Philharmonic Orchestra
Andrew Clover Narrator
Juliet Cowan
Narrator
Juliette Roos The Lark Ascending violinist, Juliette was a Strings Finalist in the BBC Young Musician of the Year 2012 and winner of the Walter Todds Bursary
Nazan Fikret soprano
Bradley Smithtenor

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

 

Brahms
A German Requiem (Ein deutsches Requiem)

R. Strauss Tod und Verklärung

Saturday 27 April 2013, 7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Canterbury Philharmonic Orchestra
Sofia Niklassonsoprano
Charles Ricebass

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

This concert was generously sponsored by Sir Ronald McIntosh

 

Monteverdi ‘Vespers (1610)’

Saturday 19 January 2013,  7.30pm

Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir
Julia Doylesoprano
Kirsty Hopkins
soprano
Benjamin Huletttenor
Nathan Valetenor
Robert Ricebass
Robert Macdonaldbass
London Handel Orchestra

VENUE: Canterbury Cathedral

Read Kentish Gazette Canterbury Monteverdi Vespers concert review »

 


2012

 

Family Carols

Friday 14 December 2012  |  7pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
WORLD PREMIERE: Paul Patterson’s newly-commissioned carol ‘ECCE DIES’ (Behold the Day)
Join us to sing some of your favourite carols in the nave of the Cathedral. Also featuring Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir. Children from the nave are invited to come and sing at the front.

 

Canterbury Festival closing concert
Bruckner Mass in F Minor
Beethoven Eroica Symphony

Saturday 29 October 2012  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Conductor: Richard Cooke

 

Rachmaninov Vespers

Saturday 23 June 2012  |  9.30-10.45pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Richard Cooke Conductor
One of the most haunting works in the history of sacred music is performed by Canterbury Choral Society in the magnificent setting of the Cathedral nave.

 

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert
Mozart Coronation Mass
Handel Coronation Anthems
Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks

Saturday 24 March 2012  |  7.30  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Richard Cooke Conductor
Susanna Hurrell soprano
Laura Kelly mezzo-soprano
William Morgan tenor
Benjamin Bevan bass
London Handel Orchestra

‘Rousing royal renditions in concert fit for a queen…’
Read the review by Kentish Gazette

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

Saturday 21 January 2012  |  7.30  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Richard Cooke Conductor
Julia Doyle soprano
David Allsopp counter-tenor
Benjamin Hulett tenor
Derek Welton bass
London Handel Orchestra

‘Evening of exceptional quality’
Read the review by Kentish Gazette

 


2011

Borodin On the Steppes in Central Asia
Rachmaninov The Bells
Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky

Canterbury Festival 11  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar The Kingdom

18.06.2011  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel Israel in Egypt

19:03:11  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach Christmas Oratorio (Parts 4, 5 and 6) Suite No. 3 in D

22 january 2011  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

Julia Doyle soprano
David Allsopp counter-tenor
Jon English tenor
Benjamin Bevan bass
London Handel Orchestra (Leader: Adrian Butterfield)
Canterbury Choral Society
Canterbury Choral Society Youth Choir (Director: Will Bersey)
Richard Cooke conductor

 


2010

Fauré Requiem
Beethoven Symphony No. 9

Canterbury Festival 10  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Philharmonic Orchestra
Richard Cookeconductor
Sophie Bevan soprano
Laura Kelly alto
Edward Hughes tenor
Michael Pearce bass

 

Elgar ‘The Dream of Gerontius’

19:06:10  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

J.S. Bach ‘St. Matthew Passion’

20:03:10  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Grainger ‘Handel in the Strand’
Tippett ‘Concerto for Double String Orchestra’
Barber ‘Adagio (Strings and Choir)’
Britten ‘St. Nicolas’

23:01:10  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 


2009

Haydn ‘The Creation’

Canterbury Festival 09  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Richard Cooke conductor
Sophie Bevan soprano
Harry Nicoll tenor
Matthew Rose bass

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

20:06:09  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

21:03:09  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mozart ‘Requiem’

24:01:09  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 


2008

Berlioz ‘The Damnation of Faust’

Canterbury Festival 08  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
‘…this was a performance to remember’
Read the review by the Financial Times

 

Bach ‘Mass in B Minor’

21:06:08  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Dvorak ‘Stabat Mater’

08:03:08  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
‘…their performance of the work shortly before Easter was one of such poignancy, immediacy and excellence…’
Read the review by Church Times

 

Haydn ‘Insanae et Vanae Curae’
Mozart ‘Symphony No.39’
Mozart ‘Mass in C minor’

19:01:08  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 


2007

Elgar ‘Introduction and Allegro’
Strauss ‘Four Last Songs’
Vaughan Williams ‘Sea Symphony’

Festival 07  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams ‘Toward the Unknown Region’
Elgar ‘Enigma Variations’
Britten ‘Spring Symphony’

23:06:07  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

J.S. Bach ‘St. John Passion’

24:03:07  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams ‘Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis’
Poulenc ‘Gloria’
Fauré ‘Cantique de Jean Racine’
Elgar ‘The Snow’
Debussy ‘Prélude à l’après-midi d’un Faune’
Vaughan Williams ‘Fantasia on Christmas Carols’

20:01:07  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 


2006

Beethoven ‘Missa Solemnis’

Festival 06  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bruckner ‘Ave Maria and Tota Pulchra Es Maria’
Dvorak ‘Serenade for Wind’
Mozart ‘Serenade for Wind in C minor’
Bruckner ‘Mass in E minor’

17:06:06  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel/Mozart ‘Messiah’

01:04:06  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Monteverdi ‘Vespers’

21:01:06  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Schönberg ‘A Survivor from Warsaw’
Richard Strauss ‘Tod und Verklärung’
Tippett ‘A Child of our Time’

Festival 05  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘Elijah’

18:06:05  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Sibelius ‘Symphony No. 5’
Brahms ‘Ein deutsches Requiem’

12:03:05  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Apostles’

22:01:05  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
Elgar ‘The Apostles’ recording on CD and MP3
Also available on iTunes

 

Bernstein ‘Chichester Psalms’
Copland ‘Appalachian Spring’
Bartok ‘Cantata Profana’
Stravinsky ‘Firebird Suite’

Festival 04  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Holst ‘The Hymn of Jesus’
Rimsky-Korsakov ‘Scheherazade’
Walton ‘Belshazzar’s Feast’

26:06:04  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Israel in Egypt’

27:03:04  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Haydn ‘Nelson Mass’
Fauré ‘Requiem’

21:01:04  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Britten ‘War Requiem’
Mahler ‘Symphony No. 3’

Festival 03  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

21:06:03  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St Matthew Passion’

29:03:03  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Brahms ‘Schicksalslied’
Elgar ‘The Snow’
Stenhammar ‘Vårnatt’
Beethoven ‘Symphony No.9’

18:01:03  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

14:12:02  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Tchaikovsky ‘Romeo and Juliet Overture’
Rachmaninov ‘The Bells’
Prokofiev ‘Alexander Nevsky’

Festival 02 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Britten ‘National Anthem’
Vaughan Williams ‘The Lark Ascending’
Vaughan Williams ‘An Oxford Elegy’
Elgar ‘Coronation Ode’

22:06:02 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Beethoven ‘Missa Solemnis’

16:03:02 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Monteverdi ‘Vespers’

19:01:02 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mussorgsky ‘Four Choruses’
Mussorgsky/Ravel ‘Pictures at an Exhibition’
Berlioz ‘Te Deum’

Festival 01 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘Mass in B Minor’

23:06:01 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Stabat Mater’
Rossini ‘Stabat Mater’
Verdi ‘Te Deum’

31:03:01 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Berlioz ‘L’Enfance du Christ’

20:01:01 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

19:12:00  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mahler ‘Symphony No 2’
Holst ‘The Planets’
Francis Grier ‘Around the Curve of the World’

Festival 00 |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Haydn ‘Te Deum’
Mozart ‘Flute and Harp Concerto’
Mozart ‘Mass in C minor’

24:06:00  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Strauss ‘Vier letzte Lieder’
Brahms ‘Ein deutsches Requiem’

01:04:00  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

J.S. Bach ‘Cantata 11, “Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen’
J.S. Bach ‘Cantata 65 “Sie werden aus Sabba alle kommen’
J.S. Bach ‘Cantata 147 “Herz und Mund und That und Leben’
J.S. Bach ‘Christmas Oratorio Part 6 “Herr wenn die stolzen” ‘

22:01:00  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Berlioz ‘Requiem’

31:10:99  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral
30:10:99  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams ‘Five Mystical Songs’
Elgar ‘Enigma Variations’
Vaughan Williams ‘Dona Nobis Pacem’

19:06:99  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘St. Paul’

10:04:99  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams ‘Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis’
Sibelius ‘Romance in C, Op.42’
Grieg ‘Two Elegaic Melodies Op.34’
Barber ‘Adagio’
Britten ‘St. Nicolas’

09:01:99  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘Mass in B Minor’

Festival 98  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Finzi ‘For Saint Cecilia’
Rodrigo ‘Concierto de Aranjuez’
Fauré ‘Cantique de Jean Racine’
Ireland ‘Greater Love Hath No Man’
Debussy ‘Clair de Lune’
Holst ‘The Hymn of Jesus’

20:06:98  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Beethoven ‘Coriolan Overure’
Mozart ‘Ave Verum Corpus’
Schubert ‘Symphony No. 8 in B minor, “Unfinished” ‘
Mozart ‘Requiem’

21:03:98  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘Christmas Oratorio Parts 1, 2 and 3’
Corelli ‘Concerto Grosso No. 8 “Christmas Concerto” ‘

10:01:98  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mahler ‘Symphony No.8 in E flat’

25:10:97  |  Festival
27:10:97  |  Albert Hall
08:11:97  |  Lille
09:11:97  |  Lille

 

Britten ‘Spring Symphony’ Elgar ‘Sea Pictures’
Wood ‘Fantasia on British Sea Songs’
Parry ‘I Was Glad’
Parry orch. Elgar ‘Jerusalem’

22:06:97  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St John Passion’

15:03:97  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Haydn ‘The Creation’

11:01:97  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Beethoven ‘Missa Solemnis’

Festival 96  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

15:06:96  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Dvorák ‘Stabat Mater’

23:03:96  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘Christmas Oratorio (Parts 4, 5 and 6)’
Bach ‘Suite No. 3 in D’

13:01:96  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mussorgsky ‘Four Pieces for Chorus and Orchestra’
Beethoven ‘Symphony No. 9 in D minor’

Festival 95  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘Elijah’

17:06:95  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St Matthew Passion’

01:04:95  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Messiah (Part 1 and Hallelujah Chorus)’
Haydn ‘Nelson Mass’

03:12:94  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Dream of Gerontius’

Festival 94  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Brahms ‘Symphony No.1 in C minor’
Walton ‘Belshazzar’s Feast’

11:06:94  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Schumann ‘Symphony No.3 in E flat, the ‘Rhenish’ ‘
Brahms ‘Ein deutsches Requiem’

19:03:94  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Beethoven ‘Symphony No.3 in E flat, the ‘Eroica’ ‘
Beethoven ‘Mass in C’

04:12:93  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Berlioz ‘The Damnation of Faust’

Festival 93  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Coronation Anthems’
Handel ‘The Water Music’

13:06:93  |  7.30pm  |  Marlowe Theatre

 

Brahms ‘Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny)’
Brahms ‘Nänie’
Mozart ‘Sinfonia Concertante for Wind’
Haydn ‘Harmoniemesse’

20:03:93  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘Symphony No.3 in A minor, the ‘Scottish’ ‘
Poulenc ‘Gloria’
Vaughan Williams ‘Fantasia on Christmas Carols’

05:12:92  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Britten ‘War Requiem’

Festival 92  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Music Makers’
Vaughan Williams ‘The Lark Ascending’
Vaughan Williams ‘An Oxford Elegy’

20:06:92  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Brahms ‘Double Concerto in A minor’
Bruckner ‘Mass in F minor’

04:04:92  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mozart ‘Ave Verum’
Mozart ‘Andante for Flute and Orchestra’
Mozart ‘Symphony No. 41 in C, “Jupiter” ‘
Mozart ‘Mass in C minor’

07:12:91  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Copland ‘Fanfare for the Common Man’
Bernstein ‘Chichester Psalms’
Tippett ‘A Child of Our Time’

Festival 91  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Tchaikovsky ‘1812 Overture’
Borodin ‘Polovtsian Dances’
Rimsky-Korsakov ‘Russian Easter Festival Overture’
Rachmaninov ‘The Bells’

22:06:91  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Apostles’

16:03:91

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

08:12:90  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Te Deum’
Elgar ‘Enigma Variations’
Janácek ‘Glagolitic Mass’

Festival 90  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

23:06:90  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St John Passion’

31:03:90  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Berlioz ‘L’Enfance du Christ’

02:12:89  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘Hebrides Overture’
Elgar ‘Sea Pictures’
Vaughan Williams ‘A Sea Symphony’

Festival 89  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Kingdom’

10:06:89  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St Matthew Passion’

04:03:89  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Vaughan Williams ‘Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis’
Elgar ‘Introduction and Allegro for Strings’
Britten ‘St. Nicolas’

03:12:88  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Fauré ‘Requiem’
Beethoven ‘Symphony No. 9 in D minor’

Festival 88  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mendelssohn ‘Elijah’

09:07:88  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘The Dream of Gerontius’

19:03:88  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Haydn ‘The Creation’

05:12:87  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mozart ‘Ave Verum’
Mozart ‘Symphony No. 39 in E flat’
Mozart ‘Requiem’

Festival 87  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mahler ‘Symphony No.2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’’

11:07:87  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Strauss ‘Four Last Songs’
Brahms ‘Ein deutsches Requiem’

04:04:87  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Britten ‘War Requiem’

06:12:86  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Berlioz ‘Symphony No. 3 in C minor’
Saint-Saëns ‘Marseillaise’
Duruflé ‘Requiem’

Festival 86  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘Sea Pictures’
Beethoven ‘Symphony No. 9 in D minor’

12:07:86  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Mahler ‘Symphony No.8 in E flat’

15:03:86  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Elgar ‘Enigma Variations’
Tippett ‘A Child of Our Time’

07:12:85  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

Festival 85  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Verdi ‘Requiem’

13:07:85  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Bach ‘St John Passion’

23:03:85  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Handel ‘Messiah’

01:12:84  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Wagner ‘Tannhaüser Overture’
Vaughan Williams ‘Five Mystical Songs’
Walton ‘Belshazzar’s Feast’

Festival 84  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral

 

Brahms ‘Symphony No.1 in C minor’
Walton ‘Belshazzar’s Feast’

07:07:84  |  7.30pm  |  Canterbury Cathedral