Complete list of concerts

YearWorks performedConductor
1951Gluck: OrpheusCyril Gell
1952Haydn: The SeasonsHerbert Bargett
1953Handel: Mirth and MelancholyJohn Clements
1954Handel: The MessiahHerbert Bargett
1955Purcell: King Arthur; Vaughan Williams: Towards the Unknown RegionAnthony Hopkins
1956JS Bach: Sleepers Awake; Brahms: Song of Destiny; Parry: Pied PiperIris Lemare
1957JS Bach: St Mathew PassionDavid Wilcocks
1958Stanford: Songs of the Fleet; Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Elgar: From the Bavarian Highlands; Armstrong Gibbs: The HighwaymanHerbert Wiseman
1959Haydn: The CreationAllan Wicks
1960Handel: SamsonAllan Wicks
1961Brahms: Ein Deutsches RequiemMeredith Davies
1962JS Bach: Magificat; Britten: St NicholasAllan Wicks
1963JS Bach: St Mathew PassionMeredith Davies
1964Purcell: Dido and Aeneas; Vaughan Williams: Cotswold RomanceHenry Havergal
1965Handel: Judas MaccabaeusCharles Groves
1966JS Bach: St Mathew PassionDr Chalmers Burns
1967Mendelssohn: ElijahEric Chadwick
1968Haydn: Nelson Mass; Handel: Chandos Anthem No 6Eric Chadwick
1969Verdi: RequiemEric Chadwick
1970Dyson: Canterbury PilgrimsMarcus Dodds
1971Elgar: The Dream of GerontiusCharles Groves
1972Mozart: Requiem; Vaughan Williams: Serenade to MusicCharles Groves
1973JS Bach: B Minor MassAllan Wicks
1974Tippett: A Child of our Time; Dvorak: Te DeumNorman del Mare
1975Vivaldi: Gloria; Faure: RequiemMeredith Davies
1976Handel: Israel in EgyptEric Chadwick
1977JS Bach: St Mathew PassionEric Chadwick
1978Verdi: RequiemSimon Rattle
1979Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem, Song of DestinyStewart Robertson
1980JS Bach: St John PassionPaul Steinitz
1981Poulenc: Gloria; Vaughan Williams: Donna Nobis PacemPaul Steinitz
1982Elgar: The Dream of GerontiusDonald Hunt
1983JS Bach: B Minor MassPaul Steinitz
1984Handel: SolomonDonald Hunt
1985Elgar: The KingdomDonald Hunt
1985Handel: The MessiahHugh Davies
1986Mendelssohn: St PaulDavid Hill
1987Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Vaughan Williams: A Sea SymphonyDavid Hill
1987Handel: The MessiahHugh Davies
1988Verdi: RequiemCharles Groves
1989Haydn: The CreationHugh Davies
1990Rossini: Stabat Mater; Bruckner: Te DeumJames Lockhart
1991JS Bach: St Mathew PassionDavid Hill
1992Dvorak: Mass in D; Durufle: RequiemPhilip Ledger
1993Mendelssohn: ElijahDonald Hunt
1994Schultz: Psalm 150; Gabrielli: In Excelsis; Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb; Kodaly: Missa BrevisPhilip Ledger
1995JS Bach: St John PassionDavid Hill
1996Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast; Borodin: Polovtsian dancesPhilip Ledger
1997Haydn: Te Deum; Brahms: Ein Deutsches RequiemSimon Halsey
1997Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem; Hare: Sing to usIan Hare
1998JS Bach: Magnificat; Mozart: RequiemPhilip Ledger
1999Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms; Orff: Carmina BuranaPhilip Ledger
2000Handel: Coronation Anthems; Beethoven: Mass in CPhilip Ledger
2001Elgar: The Dream of GerontiusDonald Hunt
2002Carter: Benedictine; Taverner: Song for Athene; Haydn: Nelson MassNigel Perrin
2003Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Lambert: The Rio Grande; Rodgers (arr. Hunt): With a Song in my Heart; Copeland: Old American SongsDonald Hunt
2004Verdi: RequiemPhilip Ledger
2005Vaughan Williams: Te Deum in G; D Scarlatti: Stabat Mater; Liszt: Missa ChoralisStephen Cleobury
2006Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man; John Rutter: The Mass of the ChildrenSimon Wright
2007Rossini: Petite Messe SolonelleNigel Perrin
2008JS Bach: B Minor MassSimon Halsey
2009Nielsen: Springtime in Funen; Carter: Te Deum; Britten: St. NicolasSimon Wright
2010Fanshawe: African Sanctus; Hare: Cumbrian CanticleSimon Halsey and Ian Hare
2011Parry: I was Glad; Palestrina: Stabat Mater; JS Bach: Singet dem Herrn; John Rutter: MagnificatIan Hare
2012Hare: Christ be with me; Handel: Coronation Anthems - Zadok the Priest, The King Shall Rejoice; Brahms: Ein Deutsches RequiemAndrew Padmore
2013Willcocks: Sing!; Chilcott: Salisbury Vespers; Rutter: GloriaBob Chilcott
2014Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Hare: Sing to us, you hills and valleys; Goodall: Eternal LightNigel Perrin
2015Mendelssohn: ElijahAndrew Padmore
2016Jongen: Mass; Saint Saens: RequiemVictoria Ely
2017Rossini: Stabat Mater; Puccini: Messa di GloriaAndrew Padmore
2018Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem; Jenkins: RequiemIan Wright
2019Haydn: The Seven Last Words of Christ; Mozart: RequiemJohn Butt