Full details of the rest of our forthcoming concerts are available on this site, where you will also find general information about the choir and its repertoire, choir membership, how to hire us and how to contact us.
O Magnum Mysterium - Morten Laurisden
Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's Messiah
- samples from previous concerts.
The next round of auditions will take place in the summer of 2016. There will be a vacancy for soprano 1 and auditions will also be held for reserves in all parts. Please contact us for further information or email our membership secretary if you are interested.
New Cambridge Singers is thrilled to announce that we have been awarded a substantial grant by Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts programme towards the costs of the commission of Giles Swayne and the performances we plan in Cambridge and London in May 2017.
Read more about the Arts Council support for this venture and for more information about Grants for the Arts, please visit the Arts Council’s web site.
Early notice - Mendelssohn Violin Concerto and Mozart Requiem
New Cambridge Singers teams up with New Cambridge Players and star soloist Julia Hwang in an orchestral extravaganza. Mendelssohn's effervescent and youthful violin concerto contrasts with Mozart's iconic Requiem, in the traditional Sussmayr completion. The concert will open with another undisputed masterpiece, the overture to Mozart's opera The Marriage of Figaro.
Saturday 7 May 2016 8pm
Great St Mary's Church
Tickets £20 (£8 students) from adcticketing.com, 01223 300085 or on the door
This Worldes Joie: Early 20th Century English Choral Music
Book your tickets now for our next concert - The pomp and bombast of Elgar’s Give unto the Lord and Stanford’s For Lo, I Raise Up contrast with the hauntingly beautiful This Worldes Joie by Arnold Bax and the effervescent The Twelve by William Walton. Howells’ posthumously published Requiem and Britten’s A Hymn to St Cecilia complete this survey of British music from the first half of the 20th century. With Organist Edward Picton-Turbervill.
Sunday 20 March 2016 at 8.00pm
Jesus College Chapel
Tickets £15 (£6 students) from adcticketing.com, 01223 300085 or on the door