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

Bach Mass in B minor – Rehearsal Schedule

As you will see, we only have one opportunity per movement to learn notes, so please come to each rehearsal well prepared and keep working on all movements in between sessions. No more than 4 rehearsals may be missed to qualify to sing in the concert and the final Friday rehearsal is compulsory.

Here is a list of all choral movements:

Kyrie 1

Kyrie 2


Et in terra pax


Qui tollis

Cum sancto spirito


Patrem omnipotentem

Et incarnatus est 


Et resurrexit (basses not to learn b74-86 as will be solo)


Et expecto 



Dona nobis pacem


January 7 Sanctus

14 Osanna

21 Confiteor/Et Expecto

28 Et Resurrexit

February 4 Credo + Patrem Omnipotentem

11 Et incarnartus + Crucifixus + revise

18 Dona nobis pacem – Revise hard, fast bits covered so far

25 Cum Sancto Spirito

March 4 Gloria/Et in Terra Pax – Revise second half of Sanctus – Pleni sunt coeli

11 Revise Confiteor, Et Expecto, Osanna

18 Kyrie 1

25 Kyrie 2, revise Kyrie 1, revise Pleni sunt coeli (second part of Sanctus)

April 1 Run from Confiteor to end of Osanna

8 kyrie and Gloria (beginning of piece up to p113)

15 Creed (p114-198)

29 Confiteor to end (p176 to end)

May 13 all choruses

Friday 17 all choruses with orchestra

Members info

  • Rehearsals for 2019
  • Concerts and Events - 2019
  • Concert Dress

Rehearsals for 2019


Rehearsals for 2019

First rehearsal of 2019 – Monday 7th January  then every Monday until 15th April inclusive
Monday 22nd April – Easter Monday – no rehearsal
Rehearsal 29th April
Monday 6th May – Bank Holiday – no rehearsal
Rehearsal 13th May
Rehearsal Friday 17th May – 6.15 – 9.30 pm Rehearsal with OAE for Cadogan Hall
Rehearsal Monday 20th May
Monday 27th May – Bank Holiday – no rehearsal
Rehearsals 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th June, 1st and 8th 15th July

Break for summer

Restart rehearsals Monday 9th September
then every Monday until Monday 2nd December

Please put this date in your diary!

Friday 17th May, 6.15 – 9.30

Pre-concert rehearsal for Bach B Minor Mass at St Mary-at-Hill with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

Concerts and Events - 2019


Dates for 2019

Saturday 18th May
Bach, B Minor Mass at Cadogan Hall with Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Saturday 12th October
Durufle Requiem and Mozart Coronation Mass at St Marylebone Parish Church

Saturday 7th December (please note change of date)

Carols at St Marylebone

Dates for 2020

Saturday 16th May

Petite Messe Solonnelle – Rossini

Holy Trinity Church Sloane Square

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