Monday, 14 December 2015

Special Event: Open Come and Sing Workshop

Patrick Craig (The Tallis Scholars)
Saturday 30 January, 11am - 4pm

Banstead Community Hall, Park Rd, SM7 3AJ

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

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.