Monday, 14 December 2015

Special Event: Open Come and Sing Workshop

Join us for a day of singing led by Patrick Craig (counter tenorThe Tallis Singers)

This special event is open to all and the music will include works by Henry Purcell.

Saturday 30 January, 10.30am (for 11am start) - 4pm
Banstead Community Hall, Park Rd, SM7 3AJ

£20
(£15 for St Cecilia Chorus members, free for Friends and Patrons)

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To book your place email tickets@stceciliachorus.org.uk or call 0208 669 3472




Sunday, 22 November 2015

It's Christmas!

St Cecilia Chorus got in the Christmas mood with our concert of carols and festive readings last Saturday. We were
delighted to be joined by the excellent St Anne's Primary School Choir with selection of new Christmas songs composed and accompanied by Headteacher Chris Donovan

The retiring collection for the Diamond Riding Centre for Disabled Riders raised a fantastic £340.

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

Saturday 21 November 2015, 7.30pm

Alexander L'Estrange
Handel Dixit Dominus
Alexander L'Estrange Vive la Velorution!
Commissioned for the grand depart in Yorkshire of the 2014 Tour de  France, this collection of entertaining songs, some new, some arranged, celebrates all aspects of bicycles and cycling. This first performance outside Yorkshire will be accompanied by Alexander L'Estrange's own 'Call Me All' jazz quintet. Download a flyer.

St Andrew's Church, Northey Avenue, Cheam, SM2 7HF (map)
£16 from tickets@stceciliachorus.org.uk or 0208 669 3472

 
We had great fun recently learning 'Vive la Velorution!' from the composer himself. 
Thank you Alexander!

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Saturday 6 June 2015, 7.30pm

Derby Day Musical Fun     

Click to watch a clip of this concert

Celebrate your winnings with an entertaining evening of racing-inspired songs including Camptown Races, Ragtime Jockey Man (Irving Berlin), Riding a Raid and more. All performed by the flamboyant Canadian actress-singer Patricia Hammond, Matt Redman (banjo and guitar) and St Cecilia Chorus.


Sunday, 1 February 2015

Saturday 21 March, 7.30pm

Happy Birthday J.S Bach
Laurie Ashworth
We mark Bach's 330th birthday with a performance of two of his Cantatas in the wonderful acoustic of St Andrew's Church in CheamLaurie Ashworth (soprano) makes a very welcome return to sing the thrilling Cantata 51 with it's virtuouso trumpet part and the American Spirituals from Tippett's oratorio 'A Child of our Time' provide complete contrast.

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

New year, new choir!

If you're looking for a new challenge in the new year, come and join St Cecilia Chorus.
We always welcome new singers and this is a great opportunity to learn music by Bach, Mozart and Tippett and then perform with professional soloists and a professional orchestra in our March concert. Click on the links for more details:
How to join St Cecilia Chorus                   Our next concert on 21 March 2015

Tuesday, 25 November 2014

Join us for Carols, festive readings and a glass of wine

13 December, 7.30pm
All Saint's Church, High St, Banstead, SM7 2NG

with
Banstead Community Junior School Recorder Group

£8 adults, £4 students, under 18s free
Tickets from 0208 669 3472 or email the secretary

Retiring collection in aid of the Neuro Rehab Service at Queen Elizabeth Foundation, Banstead





Sunday, 28 September 2014

Monday, 18 August 2014

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