|Programme of Events|
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On Sunday 19th February, Consort sang the choral services at Wakefield Cathedral.
Our Spring subscription concert was on Saturday 20th May 2017 at St. John's Church Wakefield, starting at 7:30 pm.
The second subscription concert will be at Wakefield Cathedral on Saturday 30th September at 7:30 pm.
Our annual carol concert in support of MacMillan Cancer Support will be at Dewsbury Baptist Church on Monday 11th December at 7:30 pm.
The Subscription carol concert will be on Monday 18th December at St. John's Church Wakefield, also at 7:30 pm.
On Sunday 14th February, Consort sang the services at Wakefield Cathedral
Our spring concert took place on Saturday 21st May 2016 at St. John's church Wakefield
Saturday 9th July - Consort performed at the Garforth Music Festival, St. Mary's Church, Church Lane Garforth, at 7:30 pm
On Saturday 24th September, Consort performed "The passing of the year" at Wakefield Cathedral .
Monday 12th December: Carol concert in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support at Dewsbury Baptist Church.
Wednesday 14th December: "The Spirit of Christmas" - Our annual subscription carol concert at St. John's Church Wakefield. At 7:30 pm (We were delighted to be joined this year by Austonley Brass, whose members play regularly with the likes of the BBC Philharmonic, the Halle Orchestra and other well known ensembles.)
Sunday 15th February: Consort sang the services in Wakefield Cathedral during the Cathedral Choir half-term break, as they have done in previous years.
16th May at 7.30 pm: Our first subscription concert of the year was at St. John's church Wakefield
26th September: Our second subscription concert of the year was sung at Wakefield Cathedral at 7:30 pm
7th December: The annual carol concert in aid of McMillan Nurses at Dewsbury Baptist church
9th December: The annual subscription carol concert at St. John's church Wakefield.
Sunday February 16th: Consort once again sang the Choral services at Wakefield Cathedral.
Sunday March 9th: Consort sang Choral evensong at St. Giles Church, Market Street, Pontefract
Our first recital of 2014 was on June 14th at 7.30 p.m. at St John's Church, Wentworth Street, Wakefield, WF1 2QU
The Autumn recital was on Saturday 27th September at Wakefield Cathedral - 7.30 pm
We were delighted to be joined for this performance by Austonley Brass, whose members play regularly with the likes of the BBC Philharmonic, the Halle Orchestra and other well known ensembles.
We performed our usual carol concert in aid of MacMillan Cancer Research at Dewsbury Baptist Church on 8 December (7.30pm). The venue for our subscription carol concert on 10 December , also at 7.30 pm, was St. John's Church Wakefield.
The year began with Consort singing the services at Wakefield Cathedral on Sunday 17th February.
On Saturday the 4th May at St. John's Church, Wakefield, Consort performed a programme of French music, featuring Louis Vierne's "Messe Sollennelle", with Daniel Justin at the organ.
Our Autumn concert was in Wakefield Cathedral on September 28th at 7.30 p.m. featuring a tribute to Benjamin Britten with the "Choral Dances" from "Gloriana". There was also music by Philip Moore, Grayston Ives, Francis Poulenc, and Kenneth Leighton.
On December 9th we sang our annual Carol concert in aid of MacMillan Nurses at Dewsbury Baptist Church.
December 11th saw our 30th Anniversary celebration event which was a performance of Handel's Messiah with only twenty singers, a small orchestra and soloists, using the smaller forces Handel wrote the work for, and used for its first performance in Dublin in April 1742.
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