Now rehearsing a very Bach Christmas!


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Congratulations to the Choir and Orchestra for all their enthusiasm and hard work culminating in a great concert!

Starting on Friday 5th October, the Choir will be rehearsing Bach excerpts for our Christmas concert on Monday 10th December.

Our small, friendly group meets in the wonderful setting of St Bartholomew-the-Less, within the grounds of Barts Hospital.

There are no auditions but if you can hold a tune and are enthusiastic, you are welcome to join us on Fridays from 7.00 to 9.00 pm, in Barts-the-Less, Barts Hospital, West Smithfield (Giltspur Street), EC1A 7BE – just inside the Henry VIII Gate, opposite Smithfield Meat Market.

Public Transport
TRAIN
City Thameslink (Holborn Viaduct exit)

TUBE
St Paul’s (Central)
Barbican or Farringdon (Metropolitan / Hammersmith & City / Circle)

BUS
46, 56 (St Bartholomew’s Hospital stop)
8, 25, 521 (City Thameslink Station stop).

For further rehearsal information, please contact jsplumley@yahoo.co.uk or call on
020 7588 3635.

Rehearsals for Coronation Anthems


IMG_20180122_154614We start rehearsals for Handel’s Coronation Anthems at 7.00 pm on Friday 7th September and are inviting you to come and rehearse with us.

Our small, friendly group meets in the wonderful setting of St Bartholomew-the-Less, within the grounds of Barts Hospital.

There are no auditions but if you can hold a tune and are enthusiastic, you are welcome to join us.

So, Fridays from 7.00-9.00 pm in Barts-the-Less, Barts Hospital, West Smithfield (Giltspur Street), EC1A 7BE – just inside the Henry VIII Gate, opposite Smithfield Meat Market.

Via train/tube: City Thameslink, St Paul’s, Farringdon.  For further information, contact jsplumley@yahoo.co.uk or call 020 7588 3635.

Come and sing… Verdi Requiem!


SUNDAY 3rd JUNE at 2 pm
THE GREAT HALL, ST BARTHOLOMEW’S HOSPITAL

Verdi Requiem

AN INSTANT CONCERT FROM SCRATCH!

Bring your music score and join us in singing this rousing piece alongside the orchestra and soloists in the Great Hall on Sunday 3rd June at 2.00 pm – listeners are welcome too!

Free entry – donations welcome.  All proceeds go to Barts Cancer Unit.

Conductor: John Lumley
Leader: Prunella Sedgwick

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, Smithfield, EC1A 7BE
Train/tube: City Thameslink, Barbican, Farringdon or St Paul’s

The Barts Great Hall is an impressive historical environment for our concerts.  If you enjoy singing and like an informal approach, join our choir – we welcome new members.  For details, contact: 020 7588 3635.

Next concert – Monday 16th July at 7.30 pm, Great Hall, Barts – tickets at the door!

2 Requiems From Scratch


SUNDAY 25th FEBRUARY 2018 at 2pm
THE GREAT HALL, St BARTHOLOMEW’S HOSPITAL

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Mozart Requiem + Fauré Requiem

from scratch


Entry free, but donations welcome.Bring a score and enjoy a musical afternoon in the Great Hall, St Bartholomew’s Hospital

Proceeds in aid of Barts Cancer Unit.

Conductor: John Lumley
Leader: Margaret Banwell

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, Smithfield EC1A 7BE
Tube Barbican, Farringdon or St Paul’s

The Barts Great Hall is an impressive historical environment for our concerts.   If you enjoy singing and like an informal approach,  join our choir – we welcome new members. Get in touch by phoning: 0207 588 3635

Haydn’s Creation, from scratch


SUNDAY 5th NOVEMBER 2017 at 2pm
THE GREAT HALL, St BARTHOLOMEW’S HOSPITAL

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Entry free, but donations welcome.Bring a score and enjoy a musical afternoon in the Great Hall, St Bartholomew’s Hospital

Proceeds in aid of Barts Cancer Unit.

Conductor: John Lumley
Leader: Margaret Banwell

St Bartholomew’s Hospital, Smithfield EC1A 7BE
Tube Barbican, Farringdon or St Paul’s

The Barts Great Hall is an impressive historical environment for our concerts.   If you enjoy singing and like an informal approach,  join our choir – we welcome new members. Get in touch by phoning: 0207 588 3635

OTHER DATES TO NOTE…
Christmas Concert Monday 18th December 2017