Concerts in the 2010s

20-Mar-10: SCHUBERT Magnificat in C, MENDELSSOHN Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Minor and MOZART Mass in C Minor ~ Andrew Jones (conductor), Ruth Jenkins (S), Hannah Bradbury (MSop), Angharad Lyddon (MSop), Rupert Charlesworth (T), Charles Rice (B) with Colin Druce (organ) and Sinfonia of Birmingham at All Saints Parish Church, Leamington Spa

12-Jun-10: VIVALDI Gloria, SCHUBERT Deutsche Messe and POULENC Gloria ~ Andrew Jones (conductor), Runette Botha (S), Nathalie Chalkley (S), Laura Kelly (S) with Colin Druce (organ) at All Saints Parish Church, Leamington Spa

20-Nov-10: VERDI Requiem ~ Andrew Jones (conductor), Denise Leigh (S), Rosie Aldridge (MSop), Jon English (T), Anthony Cunningham (B) with the Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra at All Saints Parish Church, Leamington Spa

14-Dec-10: HANDEL Messiah ~ Andrew Jones (conductor) Hannah Davy (S), Fiona Krober (MSop), Craig Jackson (T), Joe Kennedy (B) with Edward Carpenter (trumpet) and Colin Druce (organ) at St Nicholas’ Church Kenilworth.

26-Mar-2011: BACH St John Passion ~ Andrew Jones (Conductor), Ruth Jenkins (S), Andrew Dickson (T), Andrew Tipple (B), Rupert Charlesworth (Evangelist), David Shipley (Christus), 18th Century Orchestra ~ Colin Druce (conitinuo) at All Saints Church Leamington Spa.

11-Jun-11:  PARRY Songs of Farewell and I Was Glad MENDELSSOHN Hear My Prayer, STANFORD Te Deum ~Andrew Jones (Conductor), Helen Biggs (S) – plus a Selection of songs sung by Natalie Hyde (S) The Rheinberger Organ Sonata Colin Druce (Organ and accompanist) at All Saints Church Leamington Spa.

19-Nov-2011: MENDELSSON Elijah ~ Andrew Jones (Conductor), Rachel Little (S), Joyce Tindsley (M. Sop), George Bartie (T),  Jolyon Dodgson (B-Barit) together with Lucinda Murphy, Libby Atkinson and Lily Locke (the 3 Angels)- from Holy Trinity Church Stratford-upon-Avon,  Colin Druce (Organist) and Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra at All Saints Church Leamington Spa.

13-Dec-11: HANDEL Messiah ~ Andrew Jones (conductor) Georgina Stalbow (S), Kathryn Price (MSop), Robert Jenkins (T), David Wynne (Barit) with Edward Carpenter (trumpet) and Colin Druce (organ) at St Nicholas’ Church Kenilworth.  

24-March-12: Beethoven: Choral Fantasia;  M. Vickery: “Day of Dreams” (1st performance); Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Overture; Mozart: Coronation Mass ~ Julian Parkin (Conductor), Sofia Larsson (M.Sop), Nicholas Edwards (T), Lancelot Nomura (B-Barit) together with Eleanor Parkin (S) and Paul de Cates (T), Colin Druce (Piano) and The Beauchamp Sinfonietta at all Saints Church Leamington Spa

Saturday, 16 June 2012 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa
Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Piano: Colin Druce
Harmonium: Adrian Moore
Soprano: Sofia Larsson
Contralto Kathryn Walker
Tenor: Nicholas Edwards
Bass: Lancelot Nomura

Saturday 24 November 2012 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa
A Feast for St Cecilia
Handel: Ode on St Cecilia’s Day
Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Finzi: For St CeciliaVaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody No 1
Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Birmingham Philharmonic
Soprano: Céline Forrest
Tenor: Adam Tunnicliffe

Tuesday, 18 December 2012 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth
Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Organ: Colin Druce
Trumpet: Elizabeth Major
Soprano: Sophie Pullen
Mezzo-soprano: Victoria Aindow
Tenor: Stephen Mills
Bass: Matthew Durkan

Saturday, 23 March 2013 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa
J S Bach: Mass in B minor
Conductor: Julian Parkin
with All Saints’ Church Choir, Royal Leamington Spa The Musical and Amicable Society
Soprano: Sofia Larsson
Soprano: Alice Privett
Alto: Katie Walker
Tenor: Oliver Johnston
Bass: Tristan Hambleton

Saturday, 15 June 2013 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa
Vivaldi: Gloria
Rutter: Requiem
Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs
Conductor: Julian Parkin
The Beauchamp Sinfonietta
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano I: Sophie Pullen
Soprano II: Eleanor Rastall
Contralto: Victoria Aindow
Baritone: Matthew Durkan

Saturday, 23 November 2013 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa
Cherubini: Requiem
Gounod: St Cecilia Mass
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano: Rosie Walker
Tenor: Stephen Mills
Bass: George Stuart

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth

Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Organ: Colin Druce
Trumpet: Elizabeth Major
Soprano: Eleanor Rastall
Mezzo-soprano: Lucy Stabler
Tenor: Christopher Griksaitis
Bass: Samuel Oram

Saturday, 29 March 2014 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa

60th Anniversary Concert
Haydn: Creation
Vickery:
Fanfare for 60
Conductor: Julian Parkin
The Beauchamp Sinfonietta
Soprano: Sofia Larsson
Tenor: John Porter
Bass: Timothy Murphy

Saturday, 14 June 2014 | Kenilworth School and Sports College, Kenilworth

Gilbert and Sullivan: Trial by Jury. A ‘bring and sing,’ semi-staged performance
Britten: Choral Dances from ‘Gloriana’
Copland: Old American Songs
Conductor: Julian Parkin
Piano: Colin Druce

Saturday, 22 November 2014 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa

Fauré: Requiem
Ireland: Greater love hath no man
Ireland: These things shall be
J S Bach: St Anne Prelude and Fugue
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Baritone: Benjamin Lewis

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth

Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce
Trumpet: David Pugh
Soprano: Eleanor Hodkinson
Mezzo-soprano: Helen Cooper
Tenor: Robert Tilson
Baritone: Andrew Randall

Saturday, 21 March 2015 | All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa

Mozart: Requiem in D minor. K.626
Mozart: Symphony No. 36 in C major. K.425, (Linz Symphony)
Poulenc: Concerto for organ, strings and timpani
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
The Beauchamp Sinfonietta
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Mezzo-soprano: Emma Stannard
Tenor: Philip Clieve
Bass: Benjamin Lewis

Saturday, 20 June 2015 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Vivaldi: Gloria
Widor: Symphony No. 6
Vierne: Messe Solennelle
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano I: Rachel Crisp
Soprano II/Alto: Jessica Wise

Saturday, 28 November 2015 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Rutter: Requiem
Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Bass: Benjamin Lewis

Monday, 14 December 2015 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Tuesday, 15 December 2015 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth

Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce with trumpet and string quartet
Soprano: Kathryn Ellis
Countertenor: Solomon Hayes
Tenor: Edward Leach
Bass: Laurens Macklon

Saturday, 19 March 2016 | Kingsley School, Leamington Spa

Handel: Semele
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
The Beauchamp Sinfonietta
Harpsichord: Rohan Stewart-MacDonald
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Mezzo-soprano: Emma Stannard
Tenor: Bradley Smith
Gavin Cranmer-Moralee

Saturday, 18 June 2016 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

A Celebration of British Music

Handel: ‘Hallelujah’ and ‘Worthy is the Lamb’ choruses from Messiah
Parry: Songs of Farewell (1-3)
Parry: Jerusalem
Chilcott: A Little Jazz Mass
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Elgar: Land of Hope and Glory
Harwood: Organ Sonata No. 1 in C# minor and the National Anthem
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Piano and organ: Colin Druce

Saturday, 19 November 2016 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Chamber Ensemble
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Baritone: Benjamin Lewis

Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade
Piano duet: Benedict and Eleanor Wilson

Wilson: Five Songs for Shakespeare
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Piano: Rohan Stewart-MacDonald

Monday, 12 December 2016 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Tuesday, 13 December 2016 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth

Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Drucewith trumpet and string quartet
Soprano: Joanna Songi
Alto: Joanna Harries
Tenor: Laurence Panter
Bass: Laurens Macklon

Saturday, 18 March 2017 | Kingsley School, Leamington Spa

Mendelssohn: Elijah
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Sinfonia of Birmingham
Soprano: Joanna Songi
Alto: Rosemary Clifford
Tenor: Matthew Sandy
Bass: Benjamin Lewis and introducing William Jackson-Bettles as The Youth

Saturday, 17 June 2017 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Music for a Summer Evening

Vivaldi: Gloria
J S Bach: Prelude and Fugue in E minor
A Selection of Madrigals and Partsongs
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Alex Woodrow
Soprano I: Rebecca Mills
Soprano II: Rachael Beale

Saturday, 25 November 2017 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Haydn: Creation
Conductor: Benedict Wilson with an instrumental ensemble
Soprano: Joanna Songi
Tenor: Pierre-Philippe Dechant
Bass: Gavin Cranmer-Moralees

Monday, 11 December 2017 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Tuesday, 12 December 2017 | St Nicholas’ Church, Kenilworth

Handel: Messiah
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce
Trumpet: Dave Pugh
with string ensemble at Warwick
Soprano: Myrna Tennant
Countertenor Solomon Hayes
Tenor: Laurence Panter
Bass: Laurens Macklon

Saturday, 24 March 2018 | St John’s Church, Kenilworth

Beethoven: Choral Fantasia in C minor, Op. 80
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 (‘Choral’)Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Sinfonia of Birmingham
Piano: Colin Druce
Soprano: Isabella Gage
Alto: Emma Stannard
Tenor: Tim Lacy
Baritone: Benjamin Lewis

Saturday, 16 June 2018 | St Nicholas’ Church, Warwick

Summer Concert

Handel: ‘Let thy hand be strengthened’ and ‘Zadok the Priest’ from Coronation Anthems
A Selection of Part Songs and Madrigals
Boëllmann: Suite Gothique op. 25
Conductor: Benedict Wilson
Organ: Colin Druce