Our latest Corona Chronicle (Number 3), with Desert Island Disc selections is now available (27th May 2020)

Our Corona Chronicles are temporarily replacing our weekly Newsletters. The first one can be viewed from the link below. They can also be be viewed on the website from our Newsletter page HERE Our Vice Chairman writes: Dear Member,Below is the link to the 3rd issue of Corona Chronicle, with thanks to all who have …

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A Millennium Hymn (the words resonate with the current crisis)

Many of you have had an association with the Bushey Festival in the past and will know Rilla Paterson, who wrote this Millennium Hymn. Here’s what Rilla says about it: This Millennium Hymn from 1999 was an entry in a competition run by St Paul’s Cathedral. It didn’t get anywhere and I just stuck it in …

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The Programme That Never Was (25th April 2020)

Since we should have been performing Messiah to a full house at the Colosseum today, we thought you would like to see the Programme.Sadly, much of the content is now no longer appropriate including the Future Concerts page, advertisements for other events and our lovely supporters in the hospitality trade. We know that Zincos, the …

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Milly Forest our Haydn Creation Soprano Soloist – “Great Story!!”

Milly Forrest is the young soprano who made such a good impression recentlyas one of our soloists in The Creation. She is currently completing herstudies at the Royal College of Music and is an emerging new talent opera world. Milly has a delightful back-story which you can read here: Click here for Milly’s story Listen …

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