The choir usually performs three main concerts a year, at Easter, Summer and Christmas. We also participate in other musical events during the year, in Horringer, Bury St Edmunds and throughout the local area.

A list of upcoming concerts is displayed below, followed by details of some previous concerts to give a flavour of our repertoire.

For Concert Tickets & Information

Please contact Janet Thaxter on 01284 735754.

Forthcoming Events

J S Bach Cantata No 140
John Rutter Dormi Jesu, Christmas Lullaby & Nativity Carol
Nicholas Hopton Alleluia! A New Work is Come on Hand
Vaughan Williams The Truth From Above
Elizabeth Poston Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Boris Ord Adam Lay Ybounden
W A Mozart Ave Verum Corpus
and congregational carols

Previous Concerts

Summer Concert
Thursday 13th July 2017 at 7:30pm
Community Centre, Horringer

Old Time Music Hall

Easter Concert
Wednesday 12th April 2017 at 7:30pm
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer

Handel’s Messiah Part 3 and other music for Easter.

Christmas Concert
Thursday 8th December 2016
Community Centre, Horringer

Christmas carols and music, to include
Britten’s “A Ceremony of Carols”

Summer Concert
Thursday 7th July 2016
Community Centre, Horringer

“Iolanthe”

Easter Concert
Wednesday 23rd March 2016
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer

Schubert’s Mass in C and other music for Easter.

Christmas Concert
Tuesday 8th December 2015
St Edmunds Catholic Church, Bury St Edmunds

Handel, Brahms and Christmas Carols.

Christmas Concert
Thursday 10th December 2015
Community Centre, Horringer

Handel, Brahms, Christmas Carols and Readings.
Wine and mince pies.

Summer Concert
Thursday 2nd July 2015
Community Centre, Horringer

Music for a Summer Evening including
Trial by Jury by Gilbert and Sullivan.

Easter Concert
Wednesday 1st April 2015
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer

Handel’s “Messiah” (part two) & other music for Easter.

Christmas Cheer
Thursday 11th December 2014
Community Centre, Horringer

Music for Christmas including “The Heavens are Telling”
by Haydn and traditional Christmas carols and readings.

Musical Moments
Thursday 3rd July 2014
Community Centre, Horringer

A programme of light Summer music including
West Side Story and Gilbert & Sullivan.

Easter Concerts
Tuesday 8th April 2014
United Reformed Church, Whiting St, Bury St Edmunds
&
Wednesday 16th April 2014
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer

“Gloria” by Vivaldi and other Easter music.

Christmas Concert
Thursday 12th December 2013
Community Centre, Horringer

“The King Shall Rejoice” by Handel
and traditional Christmas carols and readings.

Midsummer Serenade
Thursday 27th June 2013
St John’s Church, St John’s Street, Bury St Edmunds
Joined by the Bury St Edmunds U3A choir
&
Thursday 4th July 2013
Community Centre, Horringer

John Rutter, Sound of Music, Simon and Garfunkel
and Songs from the Shows.

Easter Concerts
Monday 25th March 2013
United Reformed Church, Whiting St, Bury St Edmunds
&
Wednesday 27th March 2013
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer

Haydn “Missa brevis St Joannis de Deo” and
“Five Spirituals from A Child of our Time” by Michael Tippett.

Christmas Carol Concert
Thursday 13th December 2012
Community Centre, Horringer
Music included excerpts from “Messiah” and
traditional Christmas music and readings,
along with wine and mince pies!

40th Anniversary Concert
Thursday 5th July 2012
Community Centre, Horringer
Music included “Captain Noah & His Floating Zoo” (Flanders & Horovitz),
“South Pacific” medley, “Rhythm of Life” & several other of our
favourite pieces, to celebrate 40 years of singing.

Faure’s Requiem
Wednesday 4th April 2012
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer
Faure’s “Requiem“, Faure’s “Cantique de Jean Racine“,
& brand new anthem commissioned by the BBC, “Love’s Young King“.

Joined by local soprano Katie Pringle, for the Requiem’s “Pie Jesu”,
with baritone solo parts by Gordon Hughes.

Christmas Cracker
Thursday 15th December 2011
Community Centre, Horringer
Music for Christmas, with traditional carols and readings.

Joined by the children of Ickworth Park Primary School.

Victoriana
Thursday 7th July 2011
Community Centre, Horringer
A selection of Victorian era music
including Sweet and Low, Love’s Old Sweet Song
O Hush Thee my Babie (Sir Arthur Sullivan) & My Grandfather’s Clock.

Joined by the Bury St Edmunds U3A choir and John Catlow playing
Air on a G String (Bach) for cello.

Stainer’s The Crucifixion
Wednesday 20th April 2011
St Leonard’s Church, Horringer
A very popular telling of Christ’s Passion.