Concerts

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We have two concerts each season, in December and usually in May.

Recent December concerts have included such works as ; Gloria - Vivaldi; This is the Record of John - Gibbons; Mass of the Children and the Magnificat - Rutter; Cantata 140 and 147 - Bach; Hodie and Fantasia on Christmas Carols - Vaughan Williams; The Spirit of the Lord is upon me - Elgar Lay a Garland - Pearsall; and Messiah part 1 to name a few, together with many more traditional Christmas items. .

Recent May concerts have included ; Dido and Aeneas - Purcell; Requiem - Fauré and Mozart; Missa Cellensis - Haydn; Magnificat - Schubert; Gloria - Poulenc, Vivaldi’s Gloria and Bach’s Cantata No. 4. BHCS Flyer Christmas 2016 pdf copy4

 Our concert on May 10th 2014 included Dvorak’s Mass in D, pieces by Purcell and a selection of European Sacred Music

Our concert on Saturday December 6th. at 7.30pm. included works by Finzi, together with the ever popular selection of Choir and Audience carols.

In April 2015 we joined with Halesowen Choral Society and Elmdon Choral Society and full orchestra to perform Mendessohn’s Elijah.

Our Christmas concert in December 2015 at St Michael’s Brierley Hill , included Christmas music from Handel’s Messiah, and carols for Choir and audience, and our Summer Concert: in May 2016 at St Michael's, Brierley Hill was in memory of long standing member, Richard Harris. Programme included Hadyn's Nelson Mass and a Bach Cantata.

Our concert on Saturday May 6th at St Michael’s Brierley Hill featured Purcell's King Arthur, with Orchestra and Soloists.