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Past Concerts


Sat 24th February: Come and Sing day: The Armed Man ( St James Methodist Hall Shirley)

Sat 17th March: The Armed Man, (O2 Guildhall, Southampton)

Sat 23rd June: Gloria! Vivaldi and Poulenc ( St James Church, West End)


16th December: Ceremony of Carols (Central Hall, So’ton)

28th October: East meets West (St James Church, West End)

24th June: Petite Messe Solennelle, Rossini (Turner Sims, So’ton)

1st April: Mozart Requiem (St Peter and St Paul, Ringwood)

25th March: Mozart Requiem (St James Church, West End)

18th February: Come and sing Day: Magnificats JS & CPE Bach (St James Methodist Church, So’ton)


17th December: Carols with the Band (Central Hall, Southampton)

19th November: Verdi Requiem (Guildhall, Southampton)

2nd July: Freedom (Turner Sims, Southampton)

30th April: Music and Monarchy (St Peter and St Paul, Ringwood)

16th April: Music and Monarchy (St James’ Church, West End, Southampton)


Dream of Gerontius with Brian Kay, 14/11/2015

Dream of Gerontius with Brian Kay, 14/11/2015

19 December: Carols with the Band (Central Hall, Southampton)

19 November: Dream of Gerontius (Winchester Cathedral)

27 June: Opera meets Broadway (Central Hall, Southampton)

30 May: Campra Excerpts and Fauré Requiem (St James’ Southampton)

14 March: Campra and Fauré Requiem (St Mary’s Southampton)


6 December: Carols with the Band (Central Hall, Southampton)

World Premiere of Freedom by Ian Schofield: Conducted by Peter Gambie Southampton Choral Society’s World Premiere concert “FREEDOM”, focussing on the abolition of slavery (22/6/2013)

Freedom by Ian Schofield: Conducted by Peter Gambie (22/6/2013)

15 November: Carmina Burana, 3 Russian Hymns, with Soton Youth orchestra (Central Hall, Southampton)

5 April: Brahms Requiem (Turner Sims, Southampton)


7 December: Carols with the Band (Central Hall, Southampton)

19 October: Rachmaninoff Vespers (St Mary’s Southampton)

22 June: Freedom (Kings community Church, Hedge End)

6 April: Bach B minor Mass (Central Hall, Southampton)


8 December: Handel’s Messiah (Kings Community Church, Hedge End)

Rutter and Mozart Requiems, 11/4/2012

Rutter and Mozart Requiems, 11/4/2012

3 November: Selection from Rachmaninov Vespers; Part Beatitudes; Tavener Song for Athene and Syvati (St Mary’s)

30 June: Jubilee Concert; Sprig of Thyme: Rutter; I Was Glad: Parry, Zadok: Handel; (Ringwood Parish Church)

23 June: Jubilee Concert; Sprig of Thyme: Rutter; I Was Glad: Parry, Zadok: Handel;   (St Mary’s Church)

14 April: Mozart Requiem; Rutter Requiem; (Romsey Abbey)


17 December: Messe de Minuit and Carols.

12 November: Evening with Emma Kirkby.

16 July: CoronationNelson Mass – Haydn, Coronation Mass – Mozart and Coronation Anthem No. 2 – Handel (St Mary’s Church)

2 AprilSt Matthew Passion – Bach (St Mary’s Church)


18 DecemberMessiah – Handel (St Mary’s Church)

23 October: Songs from the Shows, with the Southampton Youth Jazz Orchestra: West Side Story – Bernstein, Porgy and Bess – Gershwin, Jesus Christ Superstar (Thornden Hall, Chandler’s Ford)

 3 July: Choral FavouritesHallelujah Chorus – Handel, Agnus Dei – Barber, Toccata – Widor, Canon – Pachelbel, and more (St Mary’s Church, Southampton)

17 April: Magnificat – Rutter, Magnificat – Bach (Romsey Abbey)


Peter Gambie

Peter Gambie

12 December: Fantasia on Christmas Carols – Vaughan Williams, Ceremony of Carols – Britten (St Michael’s Church)

14 November: Lux Aeterna – Lauridsen, Mass in C – Mozart (Turner Sims, Southampton University)

13 June: Gloria – Vivaldi, Gloria – Poulenc, Haydn, Paukenmesse (Beaulieu Abbey)

18 April: The Armed Man – Jenkins, Haydn, Mass in Time of War – Paukenmesse (Thornden Hall)


20 December: Concert of Christmas Carols with audience participation (Southampton City Art Gallery)

6 December: Messiah – Handel (St James Road Methodist Church)

18 October: Magnificat – J. Willcocks, Mass in Eb – Schubert (Romsey Abbey)

21 June: Motets – Bruckner, Requiem – Fauré (Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church)

12 April: Coronation Anthems – Handel, Petite Messe Solennelle – Rossini (Beaulieu Abbey Church)


22 December: Concert of Christmas Carols with audience participation (St Michael’s Church)

15 December: Christmas Oratorio – Bach (St Mary’s Church)

7 July: Concert of songs from the shows (The Point, Eastleigh)

24 March: Haydn, The Seasons – Vivaldi (St Edmund’s Church)


16 December: Messiah – Handel (St Mary’s Church)

18 November: Symphony No. 9 – Beethoven, Death and Transfiguration – Strauss (Southampton Guildhall)

4 November: Rio Grande – Constant Lambert, Carmina Burana – Carl Orff (Central Hall, Southampton)

24 June: Magnificat – J. Willcocks, Requiem – Rutter (Turner Sims, Southampton University)

25 March: Crucifixion – Stainer, Requiem – Fauré (St Edmund’s Church)


10 December: Messiah (Part 1) – Handel, Carols (Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church)

22 October: Four Sacred Pieces – Verdi, Ein Deutsches Requiem – Brahms (Romsey Abbey)

13 August: Performance at Film & Music Under the Stars (Mottisfont Abbey)

4 June: Nelson Mass – Haydn, Solemn Vespers – Mozart (St Edmund’s Church)

24 April: Choral classics at Choral Harmonies concert (Thornden Hall)

19 March: St John Passion – Bach (St Edmund’s Church)

12 February: Come and Sing Elijah – Mendelssohn (St Andrew’s Church)


18th October: Jonathan Willcocks Magnificat and the Schubert mass in E flat


2nd June: Songs from the Shows