Our next concert
We’re excited about our next concert of Choral Smash Hits,
which will be in collaboration with William McElwee and the St. Mary of the Angels choir. This is a fantastic church choir with a lot of great voices, and it will be a delight to sing with them in their stunning church. Ingrid and William will share the conducting
The program is made up entirely of the absolute gems of the choral repertoire.
The concert will be at
7:30pm on Saturday 27 August 2022
at St. Mary of the Angels, Boulcott Street.
Festival Singers 2022 plans
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If you are looking for a choir to sing with in 2022 we’d love hear from you.
Contact details are at the bottom of the page.
- If you are unwell, please don’t come to choir rehearsals or events.
- Wearing a mask is strongly recommended.
We will review this policy as the Covid situation changes.
Programme for 2022
Starlit Night concert: 7:30pm Saturday 14 May 2022 at St Peters on Willis
Included: Seek Him That Maketh the Seven Stars by Jonathan Dove, and Nocturnes by Lauridsen. Featured Soprano Rowena Simpson
Choral Smash Hits Concert with the choir of St. Mary of the Angels, 17 Boulcott Street – 27 August 2022
Programme will include: Zadok the Priest, Parry’s I Was Glad, Allegri’s Miserere, Stanford’s Three Latin Motets, and a wide range of composers from Josquin to Britten.
A mid-year workshop
“Rewritten” concert. October / November 2022
We’ll sing music that’s been used in one context and then rewritten for another, e.g. JS Bach’s Passion Chorale that Paul Simon rewrote as American Tune.
- We plan to sing at the Seatoun Carols event at St Christopher’s that fundraises for the Wellington City Mission.
- We may perform a Christmas concert
- We may sing at some rest-homes