Concerts

For all concert enquiries, please contact music@christchurchdidsbury.org.uk


2018

AUTUMN CONCERT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Please continue to check this Concert List for possible changes and for additional concerts

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Saturday 15th December at 7.30 pm
Carols from Kantos
A festive celebration with sacred & secular music & readings from Kantos Chamber Choir
To include music by Vaughan Williams, Monteverdi, Victoria, Lauridsen Rachmaninoff & Hewitt plus Congregational Carols

And featuring the winner of the Kantos Christmas Carol Competition 2018
Musical Director:  Elspeth Slorach
https://www.kantoschamberchoir.com/

Admission £10, £8 concessions, £5 children

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Sunday 16th December performance at 6.00 pm – approx. 8.00 pm

Messiah from Scratch
Listen to or Sing Handel’s Messiah from Scratch with the Athenean Ensemble
Conductor Nick Simpson     Leader Brigid Hemingway

Performance starts at 6 pm
Rehearsal from 2 till 5 pm
Register to take part with Nicholas Simpson at nicholassimpson@aol.com stating voice type
Please bring your own choral copy – preferred version is Watkins Shaw, readily & cheaply available at
  https://www.amazon.co.uk/G-F-Handel-Messiah-Watkins-Paperback/dp/0853602115

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Sunday 23th December at 6.30 pm
Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols

Join us for our traditional service of Christmas readings and music

Admission Free     Mulled Wine and Mince Pies following

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2019

WINTER INTO SPRING CONCERT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Details to be announced

Saturday 26th January at 7.30 pm – Manchester Beethoven Orchestra

Saturday 9th March at 7.30 pm – William Byrd Singers – Choir and Brass

Saturday 30th March at 7.30 pm – Alteri Chamber Choir

Friday 26 April at 7.30 pm – Northern Chamber Orchestra Soloists

Saturday 11th May at 7.30 pm – William Byrd Singers

Saturday 18th May at 7.30 pm – Phil Kelsall M.B.E. Organist of Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Saturday 8th June at 7.30 pm – Manchester Chamber Choir

Sunday 23 June & 7 pm – Stockport Youth Orchestra