Our repertoire

 

Choral Works

Bach - Cantata 140 (BWV140) Sleepers Wake
Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine
Faure - Requiem
Handel - Messiah
Handel - Zadok the Priest
Haydn - Missa Brevis in F (Hope XXII/I) Jugendmesse (Youth Mass)
Jenkins - Adiemus
Jenkins - The Armed Man (Choral Suite)
Johnson Manning - The People's Passion
Mendelssohn - O for the wings of a Dove
Mozart - Requiem

Orff - Carmina Burana
Verdi - Requiem
Vivaldi - Gloria


Sacred and Spiritual

A Clare Benediction - Rutter
Alleluia - Boyce, arr Kirk
Alleluja - Buxtehude
Ave Maria - Rachmaninov
Ave Verum - Mozart
Canon in D - Pachelbel, arr. Goemanne
Da Pacem Domine - Franck
Dona Nobis Pacem - Haydn
For the beauty of the Earth - Rutter
Go Down, Moses - Traditional, arr. L'Estrange
Go tell it on the mountain/He's got the whole world in his hands - Traditional, arr. Hudson
Hamba lulu - Traditional Zulu, arr. L'Estrange
Holy, Holy, Holy - Handel
I got a robe - Traditional, arr. Ehret
I'm goin' up a yonder - Walter Hawkins, arr. Martin Sirvatka
In Dulci Jubilo - Traditional, arr. Dubois
Irish Blessing - Traditional, arr. Chilcott
Jesu ukukhanya - Botswana Traditional, arr. L'Estrange
Li'l David play on yo' harp - Traditional, arr. Brown
Look at the world - Rutter
Mangwane - African Traditional, arr. Wise

Ndi Jesu chete - Zimbabwe Shona Traditional
Oh Yes, Oh Yes - Traditional, arr. Brown

Psalm 23, Vicar of Dibley - Goodhall, arr. Goodhall/L'Estrange  
Sanctus, Kyrie, Gloria - Eliasson
Siyahamba - Zulu Traditional, arr. Allen
Standing in the need of prayer - Traditional, arr. L'Estrange
Tippet - Five Spirituals from A Child of Our Time
Ukuthula - Zulu Traditional, arr. Wise

Weeping (N'kosi Sikeleli Africa) - Heymann, arr. L'Estrange
Zum Sanctus (German Mass) - Schubert

 

Opera

Bizet - Habanera, from Carmen
Leoncavallo - Bell Chorus, from Pagliacci (in Italian)
Mascagni - Easter Hymn, from Cavalleria Rusticana (in Italian)
Puccini - Humming Chorus, from Madame Butterfly
Strauss - Brother Mine, from Die Fledermaus
Verdi - Anvil Chorus from Il Trovatore (in English and in Italian)
Verdi - Brindisi, from La Traviata (in English and in Italian)
Verdi - Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves, from Nabucco (in English and in Italian)


Musical Theatre Medleys

Selections from:
Fiddler on the Roof - Harnick & Bock, arr. Leavitt
Les Miserables - Schonberg & Kretzmer
Oklahoma - Rogers & Hammerstein
Oliver! - Lionel Bart
Phantom of the Opera - Webber & Hart, arr. Lojeski
The Sound of Music - Rogers & Hammerstein
South Pacific - Rogers & Hammerstein

Songs:
Be Our Guest (from Beauty & the Beast) - Ashman & Menken, arr. Emerson
Circle of Life (from The Lion King) - John & Rice, arr. Snyder
Hallelujah (from Shrek) - Cohen, arr. Johansen

The Bare Necessities (from Jungle Book) - Gilkyson, arr. Leavitt
The Impossible Dream (from Man of La Mancha) - Leigh & Darion, arr. Ringwald
Wimoweh (from The Lion Sleeps Tonight) - Linda, arr. Dubois


Christmas Carols

Away in a Manger, arr. Willcocks
Come Colours Rise - Grant McLachlan
Coventry Carol
Ding Dong Merrily on High
Good King Wenceslas
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
In Dulci Jubilo, arr. Dubois
In the Bleak Midwinter
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
Jingle Bells - Pierpoint, arr. Wilcocks
Joy to the World
Linden Tree
Mary's Boy Child
O Holy Night
O Little Town of Bethlehem
O Men from the Fields
Once in Royal David's City
Shepherd's Farewell - Berlioz
Still, Still, Still
Sussex Carol
The First Nowell
The Holly and the Ivy
Torches
Twelve Days of Christmas
We Three Kings
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
We've Been Awhile A-Wandering
When a Child is Born
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night


Miscellaneous

Autumn Leaves  - Prévert & Mercer, Parsons & Kosma, arr. Carter
Beatles Medley - Lennon & McCartney, arr. Lojeski
Believe - Lin Marsh
Catch a Falling Star - Paul Vance/Lee Pockriss
Choo Choo Ch'boogie - Horton, Darling & Gabler, arr. Kirby Shaw

Christopher Robin is saying His Prayers (Vespers) - Milne, Fraser -Simson
Every Time We Say Goodbye - Porter, arr. Scott
Exodus - Ernest Gold & Pat Boone, arr. Charles N Smith
Dance to your daddy - Northumbrian folk-song, arr. David Stone
Fish gotta swim - Kern & Hammerstein

Goodnight Sweetheart - Carter & Hudson, arr. Robert Sund
Himmelflugt - Hoybye & Traneberg
I Believe - Drake, Graham, Shirl & Stillman, arr. Ades
I do like to be beside the Seaside - Glover & Kind, arr. Carter
If We only have Love -Shuman, Blau & Brel
Iona boat song - Traditional Scottish, arr. Patrick Allen
Jerusalem - Hubert Parry & William Blake

Land of Hope and Glory - Edward Elgar & A C Benson
Let's Begin Again - David Grant, arr. Rutter
Londonderry Air, Irish traditional, arr. Chilcott
Musikanten-Kanon - Rohwer
O Can Ye Not Hear, English traditional, arr. Parry
O For the Wings of a Dove - Mendelssohn & Bartholomew
O Hush Thee My Baby, Traditional Scottish folksong
Pastime with Good Company, attributed to Henry VIII
Perhaps Love - Denver
Play a Simple Melody - Berlin
The Rhythm of Life - Fields & Coleman, arr. Barnes
Rule Britannia - Thomas Arne & James Thomson
Sound of Silence - Paul Simon, arr. Gwyn Arch
Teddy Bear's Picnic - John Bratton, arr. Carter
The Rose - McBroom
The Sound of Hallelujahs - Meuross, arr. Houghton/Wise
This is a Lovely way to Spend an Evening - McHugh & Adamson
This Old Man, Traditional English Folk Song
Unchained Melody - Zaret & North, arr. Mark Brymer
Viva la Musica - Iván Eröd

What a Wonderful World - Weiss & Thiele
Wherever You Are - Paul Mealor
White Christmas
Yours - Sherr & Roig