Forthcoming Events

Next concert: 9th December 2017

Bach – Mass in B Minor 

with the Cotswold Baroque Players

Soloists:
Charlotte Beament – soprano
Rebecca Outram – soprano
William Purefoy – countertenor
Nathan Vale – tenor
Robert Rice – bass
Conducted by Peter Hunt

St. Mary’s Church, Chipping Norton on Saturday 9th December, at 7.30pm.

Tickets £15. Available from tickets@cncs.org.uk, Jaffe & Neale Bookshop, Chipping Norton, and on the door.


Spring Term 2018 – a number of events!

Chipping Norton Music Festival

The choral society will enter the Chipping Norton Music Festival “Senior Choirs” class, provisionally timetabled for Saturday March 10th in the afternoon/early evening in Chipping Norton Town Hall.

Note that the venue may change depending on the number and sizes of choirs entering!

Also …

We would like to drum up support for Bloxham School  who are having a sing day featuring Vivaldi’s Gloria on Sunday March 18th, with a performance Tuesday March 18th (time to be advised).
They are keen for their pupils to then come and join us for our sing day and repeat the work.

Our sing day (see below) is in planning for Saturday June 16th in Chipping Norton.

… and our Spring 2018 concert … to include Vivaldi’s Gloria and other works

This will be on Saturday May 12th in St Mary’s Church, WITNEY at 7.30pm


Summer Term 2018 – Sing Day: Gloria + Bob Chilcott’s “The Voyage”

Our sing day will take place in Chipping Norton on Saturday June 16th.

We will repeat the Vivaldi Gloria and cover Bob Chilcott’s “The Voyage” in a day of rehearsal hopefully at Chipping Norton School.

The day will end (after tea and cakes) with a performance in St Mary’s Church, CHIPPING NORTON, probably between 6 and 7pm.

The Voyage is a piece recently commissioned by Age UK Oxfordshire which explores our voyage through life
supporting the Campaign to End Loneliness.
Come and hear the piece in advance of the sing day with
– The Wychwood Chorale
 – The Cotswold School Chamber Choir
 – Eight in a Bar
who will be directed by Bernard West on Saturday December 2nd in St. Mary’s Church, CHIPPING NORTON.
Admission will be free and will include refreshments.
There will be a collection in aid of Age UK Oxfordshire.


Autumn 2018 – Remembrance Concert: Saturday December 15th

To commemorate the ending of the First World War we will perform

Elgar’s “The Music Makers” and

Vaughan Williams “Dona Nobis Pacem”

The concert will be in St Mary’s Church, BANBURY with the Cheltenham Chamber Orchestra