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Past Concerts since 2000

Date

Major Work(s) Performed
Conductor
Venue
Poster
8/12/2018 Christmas Concert 2018
Well known Christmas Carols and other pieces (Elgar: The Snow, Frank Loesser: Baby, Its Cold Outside,Jester Hairston: Mary's Boy Child) with Seasonal Readings and contributions from The Salvation Army Citadel Band.
Rebecca
Johnson
Guisborough Methodist Church
3/11/2018 An Evening of Remembrance Douglas Guest: For the Fallen - unaccompanied, Elgar: Lux Aeterna, Tippett: Spirituals from A Child of our Time, Mozart: Veni Sancte Spiritus, Mozart: Requiem Mass. Rebecca
Johnson
St Nicholas
Church Hal
28/4/2018 Choral Gems Through the Ages: From Byrd to Whitacre, via Rachmaninoff, Elgar and Gjelo and others. Baratone solo by Ben Noble. Violin duets by Clare Gale and Dan Hands. Accompanist: Helen Kirk. Rebecca
Johnson
Guisborough Methodist Church
9/12/2017

Last Concert of the 50th Anniversary Year: Handel's Messiah, with invited solists Emily Smith, Anna Burford, David Pissaro and D'Arcy Bleiker, with orchestra.
Debut of our new Conductor - Rebecca Johnson

Rebecca
Johnson
Guisborough Methodist Church
24/6/2017 50th Anniversary Concert: Vivaldi's Gloria, and choral classics such as Schubert's joyous Mass in C Major and the Gloria from Bach's Cantata 191. As a grand finale: Handel's Hallelujah chorus. Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church
10/6/2017 Concert of Light Music - Including: Choral versions of The Beatles and Simon and Garfunkel, arrangements of folk songs like Dance to Your Daddy and Mairi's Wedding, songs by Purcell and Elgar and stirring spirituals. Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church Hall
 
10/12/2016 Christmas Celebration - Christmas songs from around Europe, Traditional carols for all, Guisborough Salvation Army Band and Readings. Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church
1/10/2016 Sing Out the Summer - Songs from West Side Story, through classic pop hits, stirring spirituals and well-known Irish melodies, to songs by Mozart and Vaughan Williams. Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church Hall
 
21/5/2016

There'll Always Be An England.
A wide variety of powerfully dramatic, beautiful and moving music by Benjamin Britten, Edward Elgar, John Gardner, John Rutter and Ralph Vaughan Williams, inluding Britten’s Choral Dances from Gloriana and Vaughan Williams’ In Windsor Forest
.

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
 
12/12/2015 Christmas Through the Ages - carols from 15th Century to the 21st Century, including Mary's Dancing Days by Alex Richardson (President of the Guisborough Choral Society). The choir was joined by the Guisborough Salvation Army Band. Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church  
7/11/2015

Fauré ~ Requiem
The choir was joined by the Dishforth Military Wives Choir, with their own contributions.

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
 
25/04/2015 Parry ~ Blessed Pair of Sirens Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
13/12/2014 Vaughan Williams ~ Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Handel ~ Choruses from The Messiah
Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church
18/10/2014

Robert Schumann ~ Requiem in D flat, Op. 148; Der Königssohn; Nachtlied
Jan-Dismas Zelenka ~ Magnificat
Anton Bruckner ~ Motets

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
Poster
2/6/2014
Midsummer Melodies
Choral arrangements of Irish melodies, English folk songs, American spirituals and tributes to Cole Porter and the Swing era. Included contributions from flautist Millie Stonehouse.
Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church Hall
29/3/2014 Pergolesi ~ Stabat Mater
Haydn ~ Mass in B flat major, the Schöpfungsmesse, or 'Creation Mass'.
Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
Poster
14/12/2013 Christmas Concert
Carols from around the world with Bible Readings and contributions from The Salvation Army Band.
Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church
19/10/2013

Karl Jenkins ~ The Armed Man - A Mass For Peace
John Rutter ~ Psalm Fest

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
..
22/6/2013

Midsummer Melodies
A programme of light music for a summer's evening

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church Hall
...
27/4/2013

Crowning Glory - Music to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation.
Handel ~ The King Shall Rejoice
Blow ~ Let Thy Hand Be Strenghthened
Purcell ~ I Was Glad
Handel ~ Zadok the Priest
Vaughan Williams ~ The Old Hundredth Psalm Tune
Wesley ~ Thou Will Keep Him in Perfect Peace
Vaughan Willaims ~ O Taste and See
Mozart ~ Coronation Mass in C

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
...
8/12/2012 Christmas Concert
Carols & and Seasonal Readings with contributions from Lockwood Brass
Angela
Bennett
Guisborough Methodist Church ....
3/11/2012

Vivaldi ~ Gloria
Zelenka ~ Magnificat
Haydn
~ Te Deum

With contributions from Innominata

Angela
Bennett
St Nicholas
Church
....
12/5/2012

John Rutter ~ Magnificat
Eric Whitacre ~ Five Hewbrew Love Songs

With contribution from:
Tees Valley Youth Choir
Innominata String Quartet

Michael
Summers
St Nicholas
Church
....
11/12/2011

Christmas Concert
Benjamin Britten
~ A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28
Contributions from Lockwood Brass

Michael
Summers
Guisborough Methodist Church ....
15/10/2011

Antonín Dvorak ~ Stabat Mater

Michael
Summers
St Nicholas
Church
....
9/4/2011 Handel ~ Messiah
Michael
Summers
St Nicholas
Church
Not yet avai.la.be..
11/12/2010 Christmas Concert
Carols & Readings with contributions from Lockwood Brass
Michael
Summers
Guisborough Methodist Church ....
16/10/2010

Benjamin Britten - Saint Nicolas (Op 42 A Cantata)
John Tavener
- Song for Athene
Thomas Morley - Sing We and Chant It.
C. Hubert H. Parry - I Was Glad When They Said Unto Me.
Thomas Tallis - If Ye Love Me

Michael
Summers
St Nicholas
Church
24/4/2010 Lauridsen - Lux Aeterna
Tippett - 5 Negro Sprituals from a Child of Our Time.

Michael
Summers

St Nicholas
Church

13/12/2009 Christmas Concert
Participation in the Cathedral's Annual Christmas Concert.
This concert was recorded by BBC Tees for broadcast on Chrsitmas Day (6am and 1pm).
Michael
Summers
St Mary's RC Cathedral. Coulby Newham  
12/12/2009 Christmas Concert
Carols & Readings with contributions from Lockwood Brass
Michael
Summers
Guisborough Methodist Church
10/10/2009

Mozart - Requiem
Britten - Choral Dances from Gloriana

Michael
Summers

St Nicholas
Church

25/4/2009

Duruflé - Requiem
Duruflé - Quatre Motets

Michael
Summers

St Nicholas
Church

21/12/2008

Gisborough Priory Project Festive Fun Event.
Carols lead by members of the Society
Olwen
Cameron
Gisborough Priory NANA
13/12/2008 Christmas Fantasia ~ Carols & Readings Olwen
Cameron
Guisborough Methodist Church Large Size as pdf
11/10/2008
Rossini ~ Petite Messe solonelle <Concert Review>
Olwen
Cameron
St Nicholas
Church
Large Size as pdf

26/4/2008

Brahms ~ Leibeslieder Waltzer
William Lloyd Webber ~ The Prince of Peace, Six Motets
<Concert Review>
Olwen
Cameron
St Nicholas
Church
Large Size as pdf
15/12/2007

Christmas Concert ~ Carols & Readings

Note: The poster shows the conductor as Stuart Buckton, but final rehearsals and the Concert were conducted by Olwen Cameron.

Olwen
Cameron
Guisborough Methodist Church
Large Size as pdf
13/10/2007
C.P.E.Bach ~ Magnificat
Poulenc ~ Gloria
Stuart
Buckton
St Nicholas
Large Size as pdf
24/3/2007 Forty Years On
Parry ~ I was glad
Vivaldi ~ Gloria (1 and 6)
Woods ~ Water of Tyne
Roberton ~ Steal Away
Wild ~ Mairi's Wedding
Handel ~ Zadok the Priest
Mozart ~ Ave Verum Corpus
Rutter ~ Gloria
Stuart
Buckton
Guisborough Methodist Church
iLarge Size as pdf
16/12/2006 Christmas Concert ~ Carols & Readings
Stuart
Buckton
Guisborough Methodist Church
Large Size as pdf
14/10/2006 Mozart ~Solemn Vespers
Pergolesi ~Stabat Mater
Stuart
Buckton
St Nicholas
Large Size as pdf
18/3/2006 Mendelssohn ~ Hymns of Praise
Buckton ~ The Wonders of Light
( World Premiere of the full work)
Stuart
Buckton
St Nicholas
Large Size as pdf
15/12/2005 Christmas Concert ~ Carols & Readings
Stuart
Buckton
Guisborough Methodist Church
Not yet available.
6/7/2005 Brahms ~ Liebeslieder Waltzer
Pergolesi ~ Stabat Mater
Fauré ~ Cantique de Jean Racine
Some part songs
Stuart
Buckton
Botton Hall
Not yet available.
16/4/2005 Mozart ~ Mass in C
Haydn ~ Mass in D Minor
Stuart
Buckton
St Nicholas
Not yet available.
11/12/2004 Christmas Concert ~ Carols & Readings
Stuart
Buckton
Guisborough Methodist Church
Not yet available.
16/10/2004 Handel ~ Messiah
Stuart
Buckton
St Nicholas
Not yet available.
10/7/2004 Summer Concert
This concert included the first performance of the setting of Jake Tobin and Clive Spencer-Bentley's poem, "The Wonders of Light" set to music by Stuart Buckton.
Staurt
Buckton
St Nicholas
Not yet available.
24/4/2004 Vivaldi ~ Gloria
Rossini ~ Stabat Mater
Staurt
Buckton
St Nicholas
Not yet available.
13/12/2003 Christmas Concert ~ Carols & Readings
Staurt
Buckton
Guisborough Methodist Church
Not yet available.
2/7/2003 Light Music for a Summer's Evening
Staurt
Buckton
St Nicholas
Not yet available.
5/4/2003 Fauré ~ Requiem
Puccini ~ Messa diI Gloria
Michael Pritchard St Nicholas Not yet available.
14/12/2002 Words and Music for Christmas Michael Pritchard Guisborough Methodist Church Not yet available.
10/7/2002 Part songs and solos by the Choir Michael Pritchard St Nicholas Not yet available.
20/4/2002 Mozart ~ Solemn Vespers
Haydn ~ Maria Theresa Mass
Michael Pritchard St Nicholas Not yet available.
15/12/2001 Words and Music for Christmas Michael Pritchard Guisborough Methodist Church Not yet available.
29/6/2001 Music For A Summer Evening Michael Pritchard Guisborough Methodist Church Not yet available.
31/3/2001 Bach ~ Jesu, Priceless Treasure
Staine ~: The Crucifixion
Michael Pritchard St Nicholas Not yet available.
9/12/2000 Words and Music for Christmas Michael Pritchard Guisborough Methodist Church Not yet available.
14/10/2000 "BT Voices for Hospices"
Handel ~ Messiah
Michael Pritchard Prior Purseglove Centre Not yet available.
30/9/2000 A Charity Concert ~ given by Guisborough and Great
Ayton Rotary Club in aid of the Guisborough
branch of Cruse Bereavement Care.
Michael Pritchard Guisborough Methodist Church Not yet available.
15/6/2000 A Singing Day Michael Pritchard Sneaton Castle Not yet available.
8/4/2000 Brahms ~ A German Requiem Michael Pritchard St Nicholas Not yet available.
Deatails of earlier concerts may be found in the official History of the Society, available from the society.