WESTBURY & DISTRICT CHORAL SOCIETY

    Events

    Weekly Rehearsals

    Our rehearsals are held every Wednesday between September and April (except between Christmas and New Year) at Westbury Methodist Church from 19:30 - 21:30.  Have a look at our Meet Us page for details.  

     

    Concerts

    Concerts are arranged at Christmas and in the Spring (noted in blue below).  We also sometimes sing at other events.  Keep your eyes on both this and the News page.

    Saturday 21st May 2022 @ 19:30: Jubilee Celebration Concert - All Saints' Parish Church, Westbury

    Tickets from Choral Society members (available late-April), Spacecraft Westbury (Maristow Street) or on the door.

    Programme to include:

    Mathias - Let the People Praise Thee, O God

    Vierne - Messe Solennelle

    Chinemelu - A Song for the Commonwealth

    Wesley - Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect Peace

    Phillips/Gillam - California Dreamin'

    Ellington - It Don't Mean a Thing

    Elgar - Lux Aeterna

    Elgar - Land of Hope and Glory

    Britten - National Anthem

     

    Wednesday 11th May 2022 @ 19:00: Annual General Meeting - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Members and invited guests only - come and hear how the year has gone, plans for next year, and have your say about the future of the Society.

     

    Wednesday 7th September 2022 @ 19:30: Rehearsals resume - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    New members always welcome - no audition necessary

     

    Saturday 24th September 2022 @ 14:00: 'Come and Sing' - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Conductor: Luke Pickett

    Accompanist: Rob Danter

    Music: TBC

    £7 to include score hire (students and under 21s £3).  No need to book, just turn up!

    Refreshments available (donation)  

    13:30 - Registration opens

    14:00 - Rehearsal

    16:30 - Informal run-through/performance

    17:00 - Finish

     

    Saturday 19th November 2022, 10:30-12:00: Seasonal Coffee Morning - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Come and join us for a drink and to browse the seasonal wares.

     

    Friday 17th December 2022 @ 19:30: Christmas Concert - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Tickets from Choral Society members (available early-December) or on the door.

    Programme to include a variety of Christmas Carols and music.

     

    Saturday 18th December 2022 @ 14:30: Festival of Carols - Imber St. Giles

    Tickets sell out fast - available early November from http://imberchurch.org.uk

     

    Wednesday 11th January 2023 @ 19:30: Rehearsals resume - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    New members always welcome - no audition necessary

     

    Saturday 4th February 2023 @ 14:00: 'Come and Sing' - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Conductor: Luke Pickett

    Accompanist: Rob Danter

    Music: TBC

    £7 to include score hire (students and under 21s £3).  No need to book, just turn up!

    Refreshments available (donation)  

    13:30 - Registration opens

    14:00 - Rehearsal

    16:30 - Informal run-through/performance

    17:00 - Finish

     

    Saturday 29th April 2023 @ 19:30: Spring Concert - All Saints' Parish Church, Westbury

    Tickets from Choral Society members (available late-April), Spacecraft Westbury (Maristow Street) or on the door.

    Programme TBC

     

    Wednesday 3rd May 2023 @ 19:30: Annual General Meeting - Westbury Methodist Church, Station Road, Westbury, BA13 3JL

    Members and invited guests only - come and hear how the year has gone, plans for next year, and have your say about the future of the Society.

     

    Please note that although rehearsal and concert dates are correct at the time of writing, events are subject to change, sometimes at short notice, generally due to circumstances beyond our control.  It is advisable to check before travelling.  Please contact us.