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
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).
13th June 2009 Summer Cconcert; A Night at the Opera
14th March 2009 Spring Concert, Brahms; Academic Festival Overture, Ein Deutsches Requiem.
17th December 2008 Christmas Concert.
12th November 2008 Autumn Concert.
14th June 2008 Summer Concert.
15th March 2008 Bizet Carmen (Concert version).
19th December 2007 Christmas Concert.
7th November 2007 Autumn Concert.
16th June 2007 Summer Concert.
12th May 2007 Orchestral Concert.
24th March 2007 Spring 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