Concerts and tours

As well as singing Evensong during each week in the College, the Choir performs frequently in Cambridge and London, broadcasts regularly on BBC Radio, and undertakes an international tour every year. They have recently visited Australia, Europe, the USA East Coast , Canada, and the West Coast of the USA . Click the left-hand links for details of these tours. 

 

Christ's Choir Tour 2-20 July, 2014 – Canada.

Last summer saw the choir undertake a two-week tour to Canada. The choir gave a series of concerts and provided music for worship in a number of venues in Quebec City, Montreal, Ottawa, Brookville Kingston, Brampton, St Catherine's and Toronto. Our warm thanks to our Canadian hosts for their generous hospitality and support.

 

Upcoming concerts

27th November 2014  Mozart Requiem by candlelight at St Martin-in-the-fields.

8th December 2014 - 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St John Smith's Square  in aid of The Oracle Cancer Trust.

11th December 2014 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St Martin-in-the-fields.

The Choir will also be giving a series of Christmas Carol concerts at English Heritage properties.

 

Past concerts and tours

12th December 2013 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St Martin-in-the-fields.

11th December 2013 - Christmas Carol Concert, Kenwood House, English Heritage.

10th December 2013 - Christmas Carol Concert, Wrest Park, English Heritage.

2nd December 2013 - 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St John Smith's Square  in aid of The Oracle Cancer Trust.

28th November 2013  Mozart Requiem by candlelight at St Martin-in-the-fields.

22 March 2013 -  Bach's St John Passion at St. Martin in the Fields, London. Details

3 December 2012 - 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra, St John's Smith Square, London in aid of The Oracle Cancer Trust Details

6 December 2012 - Carol Concert at Apsley House, London Details

13 December 2012 -  'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra, St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

15 March 2012 - 'The Glory of the Baroque' concert with Thames Chamber Orchestra, St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

12 November 2011 - Concert at St. Paul's Church, Bedford.

24 November 2011 - Mozart Requiem with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

7 May 2011 - 'Venice and Rome': Christ's College Chamber Choir, a small group comprising current members and alumni of Christ's Chapel Choir, perform works by Scarlatti and Vivaldi with the Consort of Twelve in St Paul's Church, Chichester. Details

11 March 2011 - 'The Glory of the Baroque' concert with Thames Chamber Orchestra, St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

18 November 2010 - Bach Magnificat in 'Glory of the Baroque' concert with Thames Chamber Orchestra, St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

6 December 2010 - 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra, St John's Smith Square, London. Details

9 December 2010 - 'The Glory of Christmas' with the Thames Chamber Orchestra, St Martin in the Fields, London. Details

23 September 2010 - Extracts from Handel's Messiah at the Fressingfield Music Festival, Suffolk. Details

12 September 2010 - 'Bach and Friends' concert with the Consort of Twelve, Boxgrove Priory, near Chichester. Details 

22 April 2010 - Bach's Mass in B minor at St. Martin in the Fields, London. Details 

16 January 2010 - Britten's War Requiem with the Cambridge University Musical Society in King's College Chapel. Details 

10 December 2009 - 'The Glory of Christmas by Candlelight' concert with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St. Martin in the Fields, London. Details 

7 December 2009 - concert with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St. John's, Smith Square, London. 

28 November 2009 - Mahler's Symphony No.8 with the Cambridge University Musical Society in Ely Cathedral. Details 

6 November 2009 - 'Glory of the Baroque' concert with the Thames Chamber Orchestra at St. Martin in the Fields, London. Details

26 September 2009 - concert at the Church of St Peter and St Paul, Fressingfield, Suffolk. The Fressingfield Music Festival also featured Emma Kirkby and Julian Lloyd Webber. 

19 September 2009 - concert at St. Paul's Church, Chichester

22 July 2009 - BBC Prom concert celebrating the 800th anniversary of the University of Cambridge 

 

Past Tours

2014  - Tour to Canada.

2013  - Tour of the USA East Coast.

2012 - Tour of the West Cost of Canada and the USA.

2011  -  Tour to Australia.

2010 -   The Choir celebrated the 500th anniversary of the consecration of its chapel with a tour of France, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.  

2009  -  Tour of the USA East Coast.

2009  -  Easter Tour to Cornwall.

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