Concerts

Sheffield Bach Society’s 63rd concert season started with Handel and ended with Bach. 

The 64th season travelled from the splendid Baroque to an American summer, as the season brochure showed.

Reviews
Next season’s programme will appear on this page shortly – for a preview of next season’s programme, follow this link.

Past concerts this season:

Saturday 19th October, 2013 7.30pm
Victoria Hall Methodist Church, Sheffield
SPLENDOURS OF THE BAROQUE

Baroque

Charpentier: Messe de Minuit
Vivaldi: Gloria
Handel: Nisi Dominus
Pergolesi: Magnificat

with St Peter’s Singers, Leeds National Festival Orchestra
“a performance of great commitment” Read The Review
Saturday 23rd November, 2013
7.30pm
St. Mark’s Church, Broomhill, Sheffield
BRITTEN

Britten

Britten: St NicolasBritten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Holst: Two Psalms

National Festival Orchestra
Stephen Liley: Tenor
Jonathan Gooing and Nigel Gyte: piano.
Plus local choristers from St Johns Church Ranmoor, and Wakefield Cathedral.

the choir on top form, producing an almost heavenly atmosphereread the review
Monday 2nd December, 2013
7pm

Victoria Hall Methodist Church
HANDEL: MESSIAH

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National Festival Orchestra
Phillipa Hyde: soprano
David Allsopp: countertenor
Ben Thapa: tenor
Matthew Palmer: bass

it was absolutely superb choral singing

Read the Review

A historical note about Messiah

Monday 16th December 2013
7.30pm
Dore Parish Church
HANDEL: COME AND SING MESSIAH

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Tickets £10 with seasonal refreshments.
Scores available on the night for £1
Saturday 15th March, 2014
7.30pm

Wentworth Parish Church
(Church Drive, Wentworth S62 7TW)
FESTIVAL BAROQUE

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Joint concert with St Peter’s Singers (Leeds) Masterworks by Bach, Vivaldi, Pergolesi and Handel

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Tickets: £12 Concessions £10
Saturday 12th April, 2014
7.30pm

St. Mark’s Church, Broomhill, Sheffield
HANDEL: THE PASSION OF CHRIST

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National Festival Orchestra
John Dunford: Evangelist

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Tickets: £15
Concessions£12
Saturday 21st June, 2014
7.30pm
St. Mark’s Church, Broomhill, Sheffield
SUMMER TIME – AN AMERICAN CELEBRATION!
American

Rutter: Requiem
Rutter: Feel the Spirit
Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium
Hunt: American Serenade

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Tickets: £15
Concessions£12 see concert notes