Watford Philharmonic – Bach’s Mass in B Minor – November 2017 The orchestra and choir will perform one of the last compositions of Johann Sebastian Bach, the mass in B minor. This work was completed in 1749, the year before his death. Much of … Continued
Watford Philharmonic Orchestra – Sunday Night at Clarendon Muse, Watford Grammar School for Boys – 18th June 2017 at 7pm We are really excited to be presenting an orchestral concert that is perfect for a summer’s evening. Sunday Night at … Continued
Our Autumn 2016 concert will be rather special and will feature the Western Front Violin. To remember the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme we will present a programme of appropriately themed and well loved music including a hauntingly beautiful solo piece played on the the Western Front Violin which comes back to Watford on loan from the Imperial War Museum.
A Celebration of Christmas – 14th December 2016 at 7pm The choir and orchestra of Watford Philharmonic Society return with their Christmas concert at Watford Colosseum. We will delight you with a concert of traditional Christmas music and carols featuring the … Continued
Each week, the choir are provided with a newsletter that provides messages from the committee, information about upcoming events and guidance on what needs to be rehearsed at home prior to the next choir rehearsal. The updated list of “Come … Continued
Baritone Robert Gildon studied at Manhattan School of Music in New York for three years. Whilst in America he sang the lead role in John Casken’s Golem conducted by Diego Masson and Amantio in Gianni Schicchi under Julius Rudel, both … Continued
Claire Watkins graduated with a DipRAM from the Royal Academy Opera studying with Beatrice Unsworth and Audrey Hyland. Formerly Head Chorister of St. Davids Cathedral Choir, Pembrokeshire, Claire also has a BMus (Hons), Cardiff University, and PGDip (Distinction) RWCMD. She participated in … Continued
“Early days, but my first impressions were positive!” was how one new singer described the choir’s Open Rehearsal held on 14th September. The Open Rehearsal was attended by 15 new members, each assigned to a buddy from their vocal position. … Continued