News & Reviews

Concert programme up to December 2018

Please see http://www.renaissancechoir.org.uk/concerts where we’ve listed basic info on all concerts up to December 2018. We’ve got a year of some wonderful repertoire: works by “Dutch masters” Lassus, Clemens and Sweelinck in the spring, Allegri’s Miserere, Rachmaninov’s Bogoroditsye Dyevo and works by Bruckner, Glinka and Poulenc in the summer, followed by Vaughan Williams, Hindemith and Caplet in the autumn. Finally… [Read More]

Preview of “Agnus Dei” in Petersfield on 21 October 2017

The Renaissance Choir has enjoyed a year of themed programmes – concerts where the title is “Sanctus” or “Gloria” or “Agnus Dei”. This approach allows works from many different periods to share the same programme, so that Bach and Mozart, Victoria and Poulenc can nestle together in the same sumptuous feast. Visit our concert page…. [Read More]

A new term for The Renaissance Choir

Term begins on Friday 1 September at 7.30pm in Emsworth. We are always keen to welcome new singers, particularly tenors. Please contact our MD Peter Gambie via the contact page on the website if you are interested in joining us. On 21 October we will be singing movements from Beethoven’s Mass in C, MacMillan’s Miserere,… [Read More]

Reviews of “Gloria” in Southsea

It was a highly memorable evening in Southsea on 15 July. Appreciative messages have been pouring in: “What a joy tonight’s concert was! So very moving. Yes, we tingled our way home and I’m still tingling. You have a wonderful knack of finding the perfect way to start a concert – the Pater Noster tonight… [Read More]

Preview of our “Gloria” concert in Southsea on 15 July 2017

The Renaissance Choir has embarked on a year of themed programmes – concerts where the title is “Sanctus” or “Gloria” or “Agnus Dei”. This approach allows works from many different periods to share the same programme, so that Bach and Mozart, Victoria and Poulenc can nestle together in the same sumptuous feast. Visit our concert… [Read More]

Choral Mastery – The Renaissance Choir on tour in Dorset in June 2017

We will be singing works by Byrd, Bach, Palestrina and Whitacre in two venues on Saturday 3 June in the Bournemouth area. Please visit these links for the two concerts: Christchurch Priory St Ambrose Church, Bournemouth Pictured: Christchurch Priory Read about it and look at the photos.