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


courtesy of John Seymour

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