Members

This page contains info about our upcoming rehearsal and concert schedule, future programme and all the information you need for concerts. Jo’s rehearsal notes appear each week at the top of the page.

Conductor Notes

Monday 5th June

Here is the rehearsal schedule up to the summer break.  Please note we have already learnt Ubi Caritas and Lux Aurumque so if you have missed either of those please make sure you have learnt them and got the markings in your score.
June
5 Northern Lights, Battle of Jericho, Bernstein 1
12 Lauridsen: Sure on this Shining and Sa nuit, Bernstein 2
19 Alleluia, Bernstein 3
26 Doors of Daring, Agnus Dei
July
3 Shenandoah, Bernstein 3
10 Barber: Sure on this Shining and the Coolin, Bernstein 2
17 Daniel Daniel, Run Bernstein
Jo

Members info

  • Rehearsals for 2017
  • Concerts and Events - 2017
  • Concert Dress

Rehearsals for 2017

 

January 2017 

First rehearsal of the year – Monday 9th January

Then every Monday until 3rd April.

10th and 17th April – Easter break – NO REHEARSALS

Rehearsal 24th April

Monday 1st May – Bank Holiday – WE WILL BE REHEARSING AS USUAL

8th, 15th and 22nd May rehearsals

CADOGAN HALL CONCERT SATURDAY 13TH MAY

29th May – Bank Holiday – NO REHEARSAL

Rehearsals 5th June – 17th July

Summer break until Monday 11th September

CONCERT FRIDAY 20TH OCTOBER AT ST SEPULCHRE

Then rehearsals every Monday until 4th December

CHRISTMAS CONCERT SATURDAY 9TH DECEMBER AT ST MARYLEBONE

 

Concerts and Events - 2017

 

Saturday 13th May 2107

Concert at Cadogan Hall

with London Mozart Players

Mozart Requiem*

Goddess Excellently Bright – Matthew Taylor

Tallis – If You Love Me*

Vaughan Williams – Three Shakespeare Songs*

All these pieces* are available for note bashing on the John Fletcher site. An MP3 file for Goddess Excellently Bright can be downloaded here.

Saturday 7th October

The Association of British Choral Directors are organising another workshop day for conductors led by Joanna Tomlinson and Neil Ferris. Constanza Chorus are invited to form a choir for the workshop working on Mozart Requiem.

Venue: St Sepulchre-without-Newgate

Time: 2pm – 5.30 pm

Friday 20th October 2017

A programme of American choral music at St Sepulchre

Randall Thompson – Alleluia

Whitacre – Lux Aurumque

Barber – Agnus Dei

Arr Undine Smith Moore – Daniel Daniel, Servant of the Lord

Lauridsen – Sure On this Shining Night and Sa nuit d’été from Nocturnes

Andrea Ramsey – Doors of Daring

Bernstein – Chichester Psalms

Ola Gjeilo – Northern Lights, Ubi Caritas

James Erb – Shenandoah

Arr Moses Hogan – The Battle of Jericho

Barber – Sure on this Shining Night and The Coolin

Performance at 7.30 – pre-concert rehearsal at 5pm

 

Saturday 9th December 2017

Christmas Concert at St Marylebone

Vivaldi Gloria and Carols

DATES FOR 2018

Saturday 24th March – full day recording CD at St Mary-at-Hill

Saturday 16th June – Concert at St Sepulchre to launch new CD

Friday 29th June – Monday 2 July – tour to Leipzig

Monday 9th July – Workshop – Spem in Alium and wine!

Thursday 8th November – Chamber Choir Concert

Saturday 8th December – Christmas concert at St Marylebone Parish Church. To include:

Finzi – In Terra Pax and Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols

 

Concert Dress

Gentlemen: All black, black trousers, black shirt, no jackets

Ladies: All black, long or short skirt or dress, or top and smart trousers. With jewellery.

For concert halls:

Gentlemen: dinner jackets

Ladies: Long black skirt or dress