Concerts

2nd Jul 2011
50th Anniversary Concert
  • 2nd July 2011 7:30 PM
  • Brahms - Copland - Grayston Ives - Handel - Mendelssohn - Parry - Philip Moore - Tippett
  • Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford
Summertown Choral Society 50th Anniversary

 

Handel: My Heart is Inditing, Foundling Hospital Anthem
Mendelssohn: Ave Maria
Brahms: movements from Ein Deutsches Requiem
Philip Moore: Three Oxford Songs (new commission)

and part-songs by
TippettParryBrahmsCopland and Grayston Ives

~*~

Duncan Saunderson conductor

Carys Lane sopranoHelen Parker soprano,
Stephen Burrows countertenor,
James Gilchrist tenor, George Coltart bass

with the Summertown Players led by Simon Jones

and Julian Littlewood & Ben Holden piano

To celebrate their half century, Summertown Choral Society took their audience on a journey through England’s choral tradition on Saturday night – a journey that also reflected the incredibly varied repertoire they have tackled over the years…

…this was an interesting wander down memory lane, and a triumphant way to mark their anniversary.

Nicola Lisle, Oxford Times – read the full review here

Poster & Programme

Photos

courtesy of John Seymour

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