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Previous Concerts

Here you'll find a record of the works performed by the Society.  Once completed it will list all performances since 1947.

2023

2nd December 2023 – St Andrew’s Church, Burgess Hill
Carol Symphony – Hely-Hutchinson
Fantasia on Christmas Carols – Vaughan Williams
Magnificat - Rutter
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Johannes Moore (Baritone)
Danni O’Neill (Soprano: replacing at short notice indisposed, 
pre- booked soprano)

 


22nd April 2023 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Petite Messe Solennelle - Gioachino Rossini

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Kate Matthews (Piano)

Neil Matthews (Harmonium)

Ruth Kerr (Soprano)

Lauren Easton (Mezzo Soprano)

Paul Austin Kelly (Tenor)

Stephen Charlesworth (Bass)

2022

3rd December 2022 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Gloria - Antonio Vivaldi

Mass in G - Franz Schubert

Concerto for two oboes in D minor - Antonio Vivaldi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Emilia Bertolini (Soprano)

Maya Wheeler-Colwell (Mezzo Soprano)

Samuel Kibble (Tenor)

Daniel Vening (Bass)

 

23rd April 2022 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Requiem (choruses) - Karl Jenkins

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Isla MacEwan (Soprano)

Bernadette Johns (Mezzo Soprano)

Samuel Kibble (Tenor)

Will Pate (Baritone)

 

2021

 

4th December 2021 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah – George Frideric  Handel

Cantata No. 122 – Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Helen Lacey (Soprano)

Angharad Rowlands (Mezzo Soprano)

Sam Utley (Tenor)

Dan D'Souza (Bass)

Spring 2021

No concert owing to restrictions on gatherings imposed by HM government in response to coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

 

2020
Concerts were planned for April and December 2020, but both were cancelled owing to restrictions on gatherings imposed by HM government in response to coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

 

2019

 

7th December 2019 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Christmas Oratorio – Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Anne-Sofie Søby Jensen (Mezzo Soprano)

Guy Withers (Tenor)

27th April 2019 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Overture from Marriage of Figaro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Messa di Gloria – Giacomo Puccini

Voyagers' Chorus – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Habanera from 'Carmen' – Georges Bizet

Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves from 'Nabucco' – Giuseppe Verdi

Pilgrims' Chorus from 'Tannhäuser' – Richard Wagner

Anvil Chorus from 'Il Trovatore' – Giuseppe Verdi

Dido's Lament from 'Dido & Aeneas' – Henry Purcell

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Peter Harris (Tenor)

Meilir Jones ( Bass)

Catriona Holsgrove (Soprano)

2018
 

8th December 2018 – St Andrew's Church. Burgess Hill

The Armed Man – Karl Jenkins
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Cydnei Barnes  (Soprano)
Jonathan Summers (Baritone)

21st April 2018 – St Andrew's Church. Burgess Hill
Elijah – Felix Mendelssohn
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Clare Tunney (Soprano)
Frances Gregory (Mezzo Soprano)
Joel Williams (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)
Alex Edwards (Treble)

2017

9th December 2017 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Nelson Mass (Missa in Angustiis) – Joseph Haydn

Wachet Auf – Johann Sebastian Bach

Double oboe concerto – Tomaso Albinoni [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Nardus Williams (Soprano)
Frances Gregory (Mezzo Soprano)
Joel Williams (Tenor)
Robert Garland (Baritone)

 

1st April 2017  – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah – George Frideric Handel

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Louise Fuller (Soprano)
Kamilla Dunstan (Mezzo Soprano)
Stephen Mills (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)

 

2016

 

10th December 2016 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Gloria – John Rutter

Coronation Mass K317 – W A Mozart

Excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite– Tchaikovsky [orchestra]

The Cow and the Bear – Simon Austin
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Josephine Goddard (Soprano)

Lauren Joyanne Morris (Alto)

Benjamin Durrant (Tenor)

Daniel D'Souza (Baritone)

23rd April 2016 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

The Creation – Joseph Haydn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Louise Fuller (Soprano)
Peter Aisher (Tenor)
Kieran Rayner (Baritone)

2015

 

12th December 2015 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Gloria – Karl Jenkins

Fantasia on Christmas Carols – Ralph Vaughan Williams

Carol Symphony – Victor Hely-Hutchinson [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Nicholas Morton (Baritone)

Hannah Summers (Reader)

 

25th April 2015 – The King's Church, Victoria Road, Burgess Hill

Ein Deutsches Requiem – Johannes Brahms

Symphony no. 6 (Pastoral) – Ludwig van Beethoven [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Nicholas Forrest (Baritone)
Gemma Summerfield (Soprano)

2014

  

13th December 2014 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem – Gabriel Fauré

Cantique de Jean Racine – Gabriel Fauré

Christmas Oratorio – Camille Saint-Saëns

The Lamb – John Tavener

Recorder Concertino – Simon Austin

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Douglas Brion (Recorder)

Sinéad O'Kelly (Soprano)

He Wu (Soprano)

Amy Lyddon (Mezzo-soprano)

Thomas Erlank (Tenor)

Timothy Nelson (Baritone)

  

26th April 2014 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem – Giuseppe Verdi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Martin Palmer (Leader)

Ruth Kerr (Soprano)

Thomasin Trezise (Mezzo-soprano)

Nicholas Ransley (Tenor)

Timothy Dawkins (Bass)

2013

 

14th December 2013 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Mass in D major – Antonín Dvořák

Te Deum in C – Benjamin Britten

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Natasha Day (Soprano)
Rose Setten (Mezzo soprano)
Peter Kirk (Tenor)
Matthew Buswell (Bass)

20th April 2013 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem – Alan Smith

Dido and Aeneas – Henry Purcell

Serenade for Strings in E minor, op. 20 – Edward Elgar [orchestra]

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Hilary Andrews (Mezzo soprano)
Andrés Hernández-Salazar (Tenor)
Rachel Shouksmith (Soprano)
Hannah Summers (Mezzo soprano)
Fiona Baines (Soprano)
Antonia Hyatt (Soprano)
Rachel Taylor (Soprano)
Laura Whitbread (Soprano)
Luke Churchill (Tenor)
Kat Carson (Soprano)

 

 

2012

 

15th December 2012 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Cantata BWV214 – Johann Sebastian Bach
Dettingen Te Deum – George Frideric Handel
Brandenburg Concerto no. 2 – Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Katherine Crompton (Soprano)
Emilie Renard (Mezzo-Soprano)
Simon Gilkes (Tenor)
Morgan Pearse (Bass-Baritone)

12th May 2012 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
(with Burgess Hill Symphony Orchestra)
Symphony no. 9 (Choral) – Ludwig van Beethoven
Coriolan Overture – Ludwig van Beethoven
Violin Concerto – Ludwig van Beethoven

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Katie Lowe (Soprano)
Rosie Aldridge (Mezzo-Soprano)
Andrew Dickinson (Tenor)
James Platt (Bass)
Andrew Biggs (Violin)

21st April 2012 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Ave Verum Corpus – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony no. 40 'Great' in G minor (KV.550) – W A Mozart
Zadok the Priest – George Frideric Handel
The King Shall Rejoice – George Frideric Handel
Vesperae Solennes de Confessore (K.339) – W A Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)
Hilary Andrews (Mezzo-Soprano)
Richard Newman (Tenor)
Mike Bunting (Bass)

 

2011

 

10th December 2011 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Magnificat – John Rutter

Marienlieder – Johannes Brahms

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Richard Sutcliffe (Leader)

Jaime Jo Hallam (Soprano)

2nd April 2011 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Requiem – Antonio Salieri
Requiem – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Katie Lowe (Soprano)
Kitty Whately (Mezzo-Soprano)
Andrew Dickinson (Tenor)
James Platt (Bass)

 

 

2010

 

18th December 2010 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
[Concert postponed – actually held on 22nd January 2011]
St Cecilia Mass – Alessandro Scarlatti
Stabat Mater – Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)
Katharine Carson (Soprano)
Hilary Andrews (Mezzo-Soprano)
Richard Newman (Tenor)
Michael Bunting (Bass)

24th April 2010 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Messa di Gloria – Giacomo Puccini
Overture from 'Don Giovanni' – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Habanera from 'Carmen' – Georges Bizet
Pilgrims' Chorus from 'Tannhäuser' – Richard Wagner
Waltz Scene from 'Eugene Onegin' – Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Dido's Lament from 'Dido & Aeneas' – Henry Purcell
Brindisi from 'La Traviata' – Giuseppe Verdi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Rhian Lois (Soprano)
Tyler Clarke (Tenor)
Edward Grint (Bass-Baritone)

2009

 

12th December 2009 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
The Infant King – Alan Smith
Little Organ Mass (no. 7 St Joannis de Deo) – Joseph Haydn

Hear My Prayer – Felix Mendelssohn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Natasha Day (Soprano)

 25th April 2009 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Stabat Mater – Antonín Dvořák
Stabat Mater – Karl Jenkins

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Amy Radford (Soprano)
Kate Symonds-Joy (Alto)
Peter Davoren (Tenor)
George Humphreys (Bass-Baritone)

 

 

2008
 

6th December 2008 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah – George Frideric Handel
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Stephen Evans (Continuo)

Elizabeth Powell (Soprano)
Natalia Brzezinska (Mezzo-Soprano)
Julian Forbes (Tenor)
Callum Thorpe (Bass-Baritone)

 

26th April 2008 – St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

St Paul – Felix Mendelssohn
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Mary Bevan (Soprano)
Charlotte Stephenson (Mezzo-Soprano)
Robin Bailey (Tenor)
George Humphreys (Bass-Baritone)

 

 

2007

 

8th December 2007 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Songs from the Bavarian Highlands - Edward Elgar
Gloria - Antonio Vivaldi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)
Sara Gourlay (Mezzo-Soprano)

21st April 2007 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
The Armed Man - Karl Jenkins
Paukenmesse (Mass in Time of War) - Joseph Haydn
Military Symphony - Joseph Haydn
Hymn to the Fallen - John Williams

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Eloise Irving (Soprano)

 

2006

 

9th December 2006 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Christmas Oratorio [extracts] - Johann Sebastian Bach
Christ's Nativity - Alan Smith

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Nick Milner-Gulland (Continuo)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Eloise Irving (Soprano)

22nd April 2006 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Requiem - Gabriel Fauré
Requiem - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ave Verum Corpus - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Catrin Aur Davies (Soprano)
Jurgita Adamonyte (Mezzo-Soprano)
Christopher Diffey (Tenor)
Piotr Lempa (Bass)

 

2005

 

3rd December 2005 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Mass in C - Ludwig van Beethoven
Maria Theresa Mass - Joseph Haydn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Julia Sporsen (Soprano)
Kristen Darragh (Mezzo-Soprano)
Christopher Diffey (Tenor)
Piotr Lempa (Bass)

23rd April 2005 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
St John Passion - Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Nick Milner-Gulland (Continuo)
Rosana Marreco (Soprano)
Julia Riley (Mezzo-Soprano)
Nicholas Mulroy (Tenor - Arias)
Gareth Malone (Tenor - Evangelist)
Richard Latham (Baritone - Pilate)
George Von Bergen (Bass - Arias)
Ronald Nairne (Bass - Jesus)

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2004

 

18th December 2004 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Mass in G - Franz Schubert
Hodie - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)

24th April 2004 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Requiem - Giuseppe Verdi
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Helena Dix (Soprano)
Ivana Dimitrijevic (Mezzo-Soprano)
Charne Rockford (Tenor)
Robert Winslade Anderson (Bass-Baritone)

 

 

2003

 

13th December 2003 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Coronation Anthems - George Frideric Handel
Missa Longa in C (KV.262) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Paul SImpson (Organ)
Elaine Hayward (Soprano)
Rebecca Dowden (Mezzo-Soprano)
Julian Jensen (Tenor)
Mark Passola (Bass)

 

12th April 2003 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Elijah - Felix Mendelssohn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Asa Danielson (Soprano)
Sofia Flodin (Mezzo-Soprano)
Neil Williams (Tenor)
Jonathan Summers (Baritone)
Oliver Soden (Treble)

 

2002

 

14th December 2002 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Magnificat - Johann Sebastian Bach
Magnificat - John Rutter

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Paul Simpson (Organ)
Katherine Bond (Soprano)
Rebecca Cooper (Mezzo-Soprano)
Simon Wall (Tenor)
Phillip Kay (Baritone)
Alexandria Baldock (Soprano)

20th April 2002 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Stabat Mater - Antonín Dvořák
Slavonic Dances - Antonín Dvořák

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Asa Danielson (Soprano)
Rebecca Cooper (Mezzo-Soprano)
Gardas Cortes (Tenor)
James Gower (Bass)

 

 

2001

15th December 2001 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Marienlieder - Johannes Brahms

Quattro Pezzi Sacri - Giuseppe Verdi

Carol Symphony - Victor Hely-Hutchinson

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Paul Simpson (Organ)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)

 

28th April 2001 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
The Creation - Joseph Haydn

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Emma Silversides (Soprano)
Julian Stocker (Tenor)
John Burnays (Baritone)

 

 

2000

9th December 2000 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Christmas Oratorio - Johann Sebastian Bach
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Hannah Gurr (Mezzo-Soprano)
John Baker (Tenor)

8th April 2000 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Ein Deutsches Requiem - Johannes Brahms
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra - Johannes Brahms

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Marie Arnet     (Soprano)
Jonathan Summers   (Bass)
Andrew Biggs (Violin)

 

 

1999

18th December 1999 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Nelson Mass (no. 3 - Missa in Angustiis) - Joseph Haydn

Vesperae Solennes de Confessore - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Alan Smith (Organ)

Emma Silversides (Soprano)

Maria Jones (Mezzo-Soprano)

Glenn Tweedie (Tenor)

Peter Grant (Bass)

 

17th April 1999 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Messiah - George Frideric Handel

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Charles Macdonald (Organ)

Emma Silversides (Soprano)

Maria Jones (Mezzo-Soprano)

Glenn Tweedie (Tenor)

Daniel Jordan (Bass)

 

 

1998

 

19th December 1998 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Messa di Gloria - Giacomo Puccini
Opera Choruses - Giacomo Puccini    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Nicholas Houghton (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
David Curry (Tenor)
James Gower (Bass)

25th April 1998 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Great Mass in C minor (K.427) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ave Verum Corpus - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Symphony no. 40 in G minor - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 
   
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Deborah Roberts (Soprano)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)
John Baker (Tenor)
Nick Forrest (Bass)

 

 

1997 – Golden Jubilee

 

13th December 1997 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
St Nicholas Mass - Joseph Haydn
Gloria - Paul Carr (World Première)    

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Charles Macdonald (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)

26th April 1997 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Serenade to Music & Folk Song suite - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Ode for St Cecilia's Day 1691 - John Blow
The Music Makers - Edward Elgar
English Folk Song Suite - Ralph Vaughan Williams  
 
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Elizabeth Beavley (Soprano)
Jeanette Ager (Alto)
John Haythornthwaite (Tenor)
Andrew Foster (Bass)

 

 

1996

 

14th December 1996 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Hodie - Ralph Vaughan Williams    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Sally Wilson (Soprano)
John Baker (Tenor)
Nick Forrest (Bass)
Veronica Acres (Semi Chorus)
Mary Batchelor (Semi Chorus)
Katherine Nicholas (Semi Chorus)

27th April 1996 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Elijah - Felix Mendelssohn    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Jessica Lindberg (Soprano)
Katherine Nicholas (Soprano)
Jessica Graves (Alto)
Andrew Douglas Forbes (Tenor)
Paul Bordas (Bass)

 

 

1995

 

16th December 1995 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Gloria - Antonio Vivaldi
Gloria - John Rutter
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Benedikte Moes (Soprano)
Rebecca Watson (Soprano)
Rebecca Hazard (Mezzo-Soprano)

29th April 1995 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
The Creation - Joseph Haydn
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Martin Canning (Leader)
Rebecca Watson (Soprano)
Ian Yenn (Tenor)
Andrew Foster (Bass)

 

 

1994

 

10th December 1994 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Christmas Cantata - Geoffrey Bush
Coronation Anthems - George Frideric Handel
Concerto Grosso - Arcangelo Corelli

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Andrea McDermott (Soprano)

 

23rd April 1994 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
(with Cantemus)
Requiem - Giuseppe Verdi
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Nicholas Houghton (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Phillippa Dames-Longworth (Soprano)
Anna Coles (Mezzo-Soprano)
Michael Goldthorpe (Tenor)
John Hall (Bass)

1993

 

11th December 1993 - Location Unknown
Mass in Time of War (Paukenmesse) - Joseph Haydn
Toy Symphony - Leopold Mozart    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Janet Gration (Soprano)
Margaret Davies (Mezzo-Soprano)
Bruce Lochtie (Tenor)
Glyn Williams (Bass)

24th April 1993 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Messiah - George Frideric Handel    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Sarah Plummer (Leader)
Marie Vassilou (Soprano)
Richard Bordas (Counter-Tenor)
Michael Bart Davies (Tenor)
Stewart Kempster (Bass-Baritone)

 

1992

 

12th December 1992 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Magnificat - John Rutter    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrea McDermott (Soprano)

25th April 1992 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Mass in D - Antonín Dvořák
Symphony no. 9 (Choral) - Ludwig van Beethoven    
Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Andrew Biggs (Leader)
Rachel Mills (Soprano)
Ann Atkinson (Mezzo-Soprano)
Geraint Hylton (Tenor)
James Lawrence (Bass)

 

1991

 

21st December 1991 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Requiem - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto for Violin No. 5 (K.219)Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Alan Smith (Organ)

Sally Wilson (Soprano)

Rebecca Goodwin (Alto)

Richard Haslam (Tenor)

Glyn Williams (Bass)

Joseph Maher (Violin)

 

27th April 1991 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

(With Cantemus, a Burgess Hill based choir) 

Dream of Gerontius - Edward Elgar

The King Shall Rejoice - George Frideric Handel

Ave Verum Corpus - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart         

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Daphne Elston (Soprano)

Anthony Rich (Tenor)

Jonathan Jessop (Bass)

 

1990

 

22nd December 1990 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Virga Jesse Floruit - Anton Bruckner

Messe de Minuit - Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Brandenburg Concerto no. 4 - Johann Sebastian Bach

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Pam Carrington (Recorder)

Michael Stefan Wood (Recorder)

 

20th June 1990  - St John's Church, Burgess Hill

(Burgess Hill Town Festival)

Marienlieder - Johannes Brahms

Zadok the Priest - George Frideric Handel     

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Charles McDonald (Organ)

 

28th April 1990 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Mass in C - Ludwig van Beethoven

Marienlieder - Johannes Brahms

Zadok the Priest - George Frideric Handel

Symphony no..104 in D (London) - Joseph Haydn        

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Antonia Francis (Soprano)

Emma Garlick (Alto)

David Morris (Tenor)

James Lawrence (Bass)

 

1989

 

16th December 1989 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Missa Longa in C (KV.262) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto for Flute & Harp - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart            

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Alan Smith (Organ)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Marie Prost (Soprano)

Kay Smith (Mezzo-Soprano)

Niall Morris (Tenor)

Simon Wilson (Bass)

Roland Bryce (Flute)

Victoria Carlisle (Harp)

 

22nd April 1989 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill

Mass in A flat - Franz Schubert

Symphony no. 4 (Italian) - Felix Mendelssohn              

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)

Andrew Biggs (Leader)

Alan Smith (Organ)

Daphne Elston (Soprano)

Dorothy Thompson (Alto)

John Baker (Tenor)

Nigel L-Williams (Bass)

 

1988

 

17th December 1988 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Magnificat - Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto in C for Two Trumpets - Antonio Vivaldi

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
James Lowe (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Susan Lea (Soprano)
Dorothy Thompson (Soprano)
Susan Lyons (Alto)
John Baker (Tenor)
Nick Forrest (Bass)
Sara Scrivens (Trumpet)
Malcolm Warnes (Trumpet)

 

23rd April 1988 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Ein Deutsches Requiem - Johannes Brahms
Violin Concerto - Johannes Brahms

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Daphne Elston (Soprano)
Nick Forrest (Baritone)
Christopher Turner (Violin)

 

1987

 

17th December 1987 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Gloria - Antonio Vivaldi
Christmas Concerto - Arcangelo Corelli

Michael Stefan Wood (Conductor)
Christopher Turner (Leader)
Alan Smith (Organ)
Daphne Elston (Soprano)
Jane Stoggles (Alto)
Nick Forrest (Baritone)

 

20th June 1987 - Burgess Hill School for Girls, Burgess Hill
(40th Anniversary Gala Concert)
Merrie England - Edward German

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Fiona Fawssett (Piano)
Lynette Walker (Piano)
Susan Lea (Soprano)
Mary Winton (Alto)
Adrian Parrish (Tenor)
Richard Haslam (Baritone)
Kenneth Humm (Bass)

 

25th April 1987 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Requiem - Gabriel Fauré
Solomon - George Frideric Handel

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Sandra Reynolds (Soprano)
Geoffrey Spinks (Tenor)
Timothy Sheldon (Baritone)
Robert Scaddan (Bass)

 

1986

 

13th December 1986 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Gloria - Francis Poulenc

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Jane Stoggles (Soprano)

10th May 1986 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
The Creation - Joseph Haydn
Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Daphne Elston (Sporano)
Tracey Chadwell (Alto)
Stephen Ibbotson (Tenor)
Roger Hewetson (Bass)

 

1985

 

14th December 1985 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Mirth and Melancholy (from George Frideric Handel’s “L'Allegro,

Il Penseroso Ed Il Moderato”) arranged by Arnold Foster
'Rondo' from Concerto no. 1 in D for Horn - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Rebecca Goodwin (Oboe)
Claire Allen (Clarinet)
Karen Bramfitt (Flute)
Joanne Johnson (Flute)
Daphne Elston (Soprano)
Ben Andrew (Horn)

 

27th April 1985 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Messiah - George Frideric Handel
Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Susan Lea (Soprano)
Jean Jones (Alto)
Richard Haslam (Tenor)
Harold Vafeas (Bass)

23rd March 1985 - Tercentenary celebration of the birth of J.S.Bach (21/03/1685)
St. Bartholomew's Church, Brighton, with Mid Sussex Festival Chorus
St Matthew Passion - Johann Sebastian Bach
Antony Hopkins (Conductor)
John Walker (Harpsichord)
Anthony Abbott (Organ)
Sarah Harper (Cello)
Graham Godfrey (Evangelist)
Gerald Finley (Christus)
R.M-Morgan (Soprano)
Beatrice Unsworth (Alto)
Roland Vernon (Tenor)
Martin Oxenham (Bass)
Burgess Hill School for Girls (Ripieno Chorus)

 

1984

 

15th December 1984 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Choral and instrumental Christmas music from around the world 
Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Graham Johnson (Trumpet)
Roland Bryce (Flute)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Graham Johnson (Tenor)
Neil Hookway (Treble)

28th April 1984 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Elijah - Felix Mendelssohn
Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Charles Spanner (Organ)
Anne Gee (Soprano)
Judith Harris (Alto)
Adrian Goss (Tenor)
Tag Caisley (Bass)
Neil Hookway (Treble)

 

1983

17th December 1983 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Christmas Cantata - Geoffrey Bush

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Sarah Burton (Oboe)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Susan Lea (Soprano)
Kenneth Humm (Bass)

 

23rd April 1983 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Requiem - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Peasant Cantata - Johann Sebastian Bach

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
Stephen Evans (Organ)
Linda Marshall (Soprano)
Ann Hawkes (Alto)
Kevin West (Tenor)
Roger Hewetson (Bass)

 

1982

11th December 1982 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Christmas Oratorio - Johann Sebastian Bach

Concerto for 2 Trumpets - Antonio Vivaldi

Richard Haslam (Conductor)
P. Worthington (Organ)

Judith Harris (Alto)
John Baker (Tenor)
Harold Vafeas (Bass)
Peter Miles (Trumpet)
David Oxley (Trumpet)

 

24th April 1982 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Messiah - George Frideric Handel

Kenneth Pont (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Ruth Rolt (Harpsichord)
Peter Hignett (Organ)

Juliette Oppenheimer (Soprano)
E. Price (Alto)
Paul Harrhy (Tenor)
A. Hambly-Smith (Bass)

 

1981

12th December 1981 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Gloria - Antonio Vivaldi
Zadok the Priest - George Frideric Handel

Kenneth Pont (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Peter Hignett (Organ)
Linda Marshall (Soprano)
Shiela Davidson (Alto)

 

25th April 1981 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
(with Schola Cantorum II)
Nelson Mass - Joseph Haydn
Saint Nicolas - Benjamin Britten

Kenneth Pont (Conductor)
Doris Peckham (Organ)
Peter Hignett (Organ)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Ann Hawkes (Alto)
Ian Christopher Smith (Tenor)
John Hancorn (Bass)
Muriel Hart (Piano)
Mary Farmer (Piano)
Schola Cantorum II - St Leonards-Mayfield School (Gallery Choir conducted by Linda Marshall)

 

1980

 

13th December 1980 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Hymn of Praise - Felix Mendelssohn
Ave Maria - Anton Bruckner
Virga Jesse Floruit - Anton Bruckner
Jubilate! (trad. Russian arr. Leslie Woodgate)
The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation - Henry Purcell

Doris Peckham (Conductor)
Eric Spencer (Organ)
Patricia Wood (Soprano)
Wendy Sawayer (Soprano)
Anne Gee (Soprano)
Michael Cook (Tenor)

19th April 1980 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Magnificat - Johann Sebastian Bach
Requiem - Gabriel Fauré
Organ Concerto in F - George Frideric Handel

Kenneth Pont (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Linda Marshall (Soprano)
Ann Hawkes (Alto)
Ian Smith (Tenor)
John Moffat (Bass)
Doris Peckham (Organ)

 

1979

 

15th December 1979 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Advent Cantata (no. 70) - Johann Sebastian Bach
The World at the Manger - Malcolm Williamson
Cantata Pastorale (For The Nativity) - Alessandro Scarlatti

Kenneth Pont (Conductor)
Andrew Sherwood (Leader)
Anne Bates (Oboe)
Malcolm Rose (Organ)
John Walker (Harpsichord)
Linda Marshall (Soprano)
Katie MacDonald (Alto)
George Freeburn (Tenor)
Graham Dalby (Bass)


28th April 1979 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Judas Maccabaeus - George Frideric Handel
Andrew Teague (Conductor)
John Walker (Harpsichord)
Evelyn Tubb (Soprano)
Penelope Walker (Alto)
Graeme Matheson-Bruce (Tenor)
Graham Trew (Bass)

1978

 

16th December 1978 - St Andrew's Church, Burgess Hill
Magnificat - Antonio Vivaldi
Sleepers Wake - Felix Mendelssohn
And There Were Shepherds - Johann Sebastian Bach

Andrew Teague (Conductor)
A.V. Reynolds (Organ)
Penny Maxwell (Soprano)
David Maxwell (Tenor)


29th April 1978 -
Mass in Time of War (Paukenmesse) - Joseph Haydn
Coronation Anthems - George Frideric Handel

John Mingay (Conductor)
Martin Cannings (Leader)
Juliette Oppenheimer (Soprano)
Mary Hodges (Alto)
Graham Gough (Tenor)
Michael Dale (Bass)
 

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