WPS CONCERT PROGRAMME ARCHIVE

Here you can browse through a selection of past concert programmes which give a good idea of the range of items covered during the history of the Society.

25th April 2020 Handel, The Messiah, (The programme that never was!)

10th December 2019 A Christmas Feast (This concert was cancelled)

3rd November 2019 A Box of Delights

29th June 2019 A Summer Prom

28th April 2019 The Creation, Haydn

12th December 2018 A Christmas Cracker!

10th November 2018 The Armed Man (Karl Jenkins), Requiem (John Rutter)

27th June 2018 Songs for a Summer Evening

28th April 2018 From Major to Minor; Dvorak, Beethoven

13th December 2017 Christmas at the Colosseum

12th November 2017 Mass in B Minor, J. S. Bach

18th June 2017 Sunday Night at the Muse

29th April 2017 War and Peace; Bliss, Vaughan Williams, Sibelius, Williams

14th December 2016 A Celebration of Christmas

29th October 2016 REMEMBRANCE Concert

29th June 2016 Proms at the Colosseum

23rd April 2016 ‘An Evening with Handel’

10th December 2015 Christmas Concert

7th November 2015 McDowall, Britten, Vaughan Williams

17th June 2015 Music for a Summer Evening

14th March 2015 Spring Concert

17th December 2014 Christmas Concert

15th November 2014 Celebrating Local Talent

18th June 2014 Gilbert and Sullivan Concert

22nd March 2014 Britten, War Requiem

18th December 2013 Christmas Concert

16th November 2013 Bax, Rutter, Vaughan Williams

19th June 2013 An Evening with George Gershwin (plus Rutter)

9th June 2013 Bring and Sing Messiah in memory of Joan Markwick

16th March 2013 Opera Night (Britten, Verdi, Wagner)

19th December 2012 Christmas Concert

9th December 2012 Orchestral Workshop (In Conclusion) Haydn Symphonies No. 58, 100 & 104.

23rd November 2012 ‘Royal Gala’ Concert in aid of the Peace Hospice.

17th November 2012 Elgar, The Dream of Gerontius

20th June 2012 A Celebration of Cole Porter

17th March 2012 Verdi, Requiem

10th March 2012 Verdi, Requiem, St Albans Cathedral

14th December 2011 Christmas Concert

12th November 2011 Autumn Concert, Bach, Greig, Wagner

16th October 2011 Orchestral Workshop, Haydn Symphonies No. 3, 51, 66, & 71.

18th September 2011 Orchestral Workshop, Haydn Symphonies No. 38, 93, & 95.

18th June 2011 Summer Concert, A Rodgers & Hammerstein Evening

23rd March 2011 Spring Concert

18th December 2010 Christmas Concert.

10th November 2010 Autumn Concert at Christ Church, Watford

12thJune 2010 Magna Carta Celebration, St Albans Abbey

5th June 2010 (WPS 75th Jubilee Summer Concert).

13th March 2010 (WPS 75th Jubilee Spring Concert).

16th December 2009 (WPS 75th Jubilee Christmas Concert).

11th November 2009 (WPS 75th Jubilee Autumn Concert).

16th February 2007 BBC Concert at the Imperial War Museum, London

13th December 2006 Christmas Concert

8th November 2006 Autumn Concert.

14th June 2006 Summer Concert

6th May 2006 Orchestral Concert.

25th March 2006 Spring Concert.

14th December 2005 Christmas Concert.

9th November 2005 Verdi, Aida (concert version).

15th June 2005 A Summer Celebration

19th March 2005 Messiah, Handel arr. Mozart

17th February 2005 Classical Concert Celebrating 100 Years of Rotary Service

15th December 2004 Christmas Concert

17th November 2004 A Festival of American Music

16th June 2004 Summer Concert (Dedicated to the memory of R. A. Laws MBE, 1916-2003)

1st May 2004 Orchestral Concert

20th March 2004 Elgar; The Dream of Gerontius

17th December 2003 Christmas Concert

12th November 2003 Autumn Concert

11th June 2003 Rossini; Petite Messe Solenelle (Dedicated to Barbara Marshall).

3rd May 2003 Orchestral Concert

15th March 2003 Berlioz; Grande Messe des Morts

18th December 2002 Christmas Concert

20th November 2002 Autumn Concert

12th June 2002 Summer Concert

20th March 2002 Edward Elgar; The Kingdom

16th February 2002 Orchestral Concert

19th December 2001 Christmas Concert

14th November 2001 Autumn Concert

13th June 2001Schubert: Intende voci orationis, Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto, Carl Orf: Carmina Burana

28th March 2001 Verdi, Requiem

25th February 2001 Orchestral and vocal soloist Concert

20th December 2000 Christmas Concert

15th November 2000 Autumn Concert

7th June 2000 Porgy & Bess Concert Suite

29th March 2000 Spring Concert

26th February 2000 Orchestral Concert

15th December 1999 WPS Christmas Concert

10th November 1999 Francis Poulenc Gloria, Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 9 (Choral).

16th October 1999 Hospice Gala Concert

9th July 1995 Brahms, A German Requiem (Gordon Fairbairn Memorial Concert).

7th June 1995 Diamond Jubilee Summer Concert

30th March 1995 Handel, The Messiah (St James, Picadilly)

29th March 1995 Handel, The Messiah (Watford Colosseum)

18th March 1995 Diamond Jubilee Spring Concert