December Concerts at St Paul’s

Renowned for its wonderful acoustic, St Paul’s will be venue for the following concerts during December:

Saturday 7th December, 7pm                                                                                Putney Choral Society gives a performance of Bach’s Magnificat and Charpentier’s Messe de Minuit.

Tickets are available from The Secretary, Putney Choral Society on  m: 07968 209245 or buy on the door.  £15 including programme and refreshments.  Further information on the Putney Choral Society website at w: http://www.putneychoralsoc.org.uk/

Saturday 14th December, 3pm (matinee) and 6pm                                                      Wimbledon Choral Society Christmas Concert for Choir & Audience.  Come and hear the choir in full voice with a mix of familiar and new items and exercise your voice by joining in the traditional carols. Pieces in the programme include some beautiful music written or arranged by contemporary composers.  Examples are John Tavener’s stunning The Lamb, Becky McGlade’s beautiful version of In the bleak mid-winter, Cecilia McDowell’s A Heavenly Song and a new take on Away in a manger.  Wrapped around these will be traditional favourites like The Holly & The Ivy, O Come, all ye faithful, Hark! The herald angels sing and Jingle Bells.   There will also be a bit of fun at the end in the final item…   It might just have something to do with the number 12.      Neil Ferris (conductor)   Michael Higgins (piano/organ)

Tickets:  £ 15 adults / £ 10 concessions can be booked on the Wimbledon Choral Society website at w: http://www.wimbledon-choral.org.uk/