Previous Perfomances

2017

Christmas Concerts
Gilbert & Sullivan The Pirates of Penzance
W Walton
J Rutter                   
Belshazzar’s Feast
Gloria
Cherubini
+ Haydn, Mozart, Sibelius…
Requiem
“Music from the Age of Reason”
G F Handel Messiah

2016

Christmas Concerts
Various composers        Choral Highlights
K Jenkins The Armed Man (w/The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town)
(2 Performances: Johannesburg & Cape Town)
J Rutter Requiem & Magnificat
J S Bach St Matthew Passion

2015

Christmas Concerts
Various Composers Around the World in 80 Minutes
L v Beethoven Missa Solemnis (w/Berliner Singakademie, Germany)
D Fanshawe African Sanctus (2 Performances)
Last Night of the Proms (2 Performances)
G F Handel Messiah

2014

Christmas Concerts
E Morricone, H Mancini,G F Handel, W A Mozart,Vangelis, C Orff, etc. Hollywood Blockbusters
E Elgar The Dream of Gerontius (Cape Town)
E Elgar The Dream of Gerontius
J Haydn The Creation (Bloemfontein)
J Haydn The Creation
Last Night at the Proms (2 performances)
JS Bach St John Passion

2013

Christmas Concerts
Lerner & Lowe, Casey Best of Broadway III
& Jacob,  Rodgers &
Hammerstein,etc.
A Verdi Requiem
A Verdi, R Wagner & Famous opera choruses
P Mascagni 1
L Bernstein Chichester Psalms
B Britten   St Nicholas Cantata
P Klatzow   Concerto for Marimba, Vibraphone & Strings
Last Night of the Proms (2 performances) 
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square 
G F Handel Messiah

2012

Christmas Concerts
Schönber, Bart, Rodgers &   Best of Broadway II
Hammerstein etc.   
G Rossini, G Verdi, Stabat Mater + opera choruses (w/ Potchefstroom University Choir)
P Mascagni 
C Orff  Carmina Burana (3 Performances w/SA Mzansi Ballet)
Last Night at the Proms (2 performances) 
S Coleridge-Taylor Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast
Handel, Parry Zadok the Priest, I was Glad
J S Bach  St Matthew Passion 

2011

Christmas Concerts
Lloyd Webber, ABBA, Best of Broadway
Rodgers & Hammerstein
F Poulenc  Gloria & Concerto for 2 Pianos + other French music 
Italian composers  Viva Verdi – opera arias & choruses + film music
Last Night of the Proms (2 performances)
G F Handel Messiah
A Vilvaldi  Gloria
G Fauré Requiem

2010

Christmas Concerts
Gilbert & Sullivan The Pirates of Penzance
C Orff Carmina Burana
G Verdi Requiem
Last Night of the Proms (2 performances)
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square
J S Bach St John Passion

2009

Christmas Concerts
Gilbert & Sullivan Iolanthe
J Haydn Paukenmesse
G F Handel Handel’s Greatest Hits & Coronation Anthems
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square
G F Handel Messiah
Last Night of the Proms (2 performances)

2008

Christmas Concerts
Gilbert & Sullivan The Gondoliers
C Gounod ‘St Cecilia’ mass
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square
G F Handel Messiah

2007

Christmas Concerts
Gilbert & Sullivan The Mikado
D Fanshawe African Sanctus (2 performances)
G Fauré Requiem – – (concerts given during
J Brahms Requiem – – the Choir’s trip to Spain)
J Haydn Creation (with Yale Alumni Chorus)
J S Bach St John Passion

2006

Christmas Concerts
W A Mozart Requiem
J Brahms Requiem
Last Night of the Proms (2 performances)
W A Mozart Ave Verum, Laudate Dominum, ‘Coronation’ Mass
C Orff Carmina Burana (with Lehigh University Philharmonic)
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square
G F Handel Messiah

2005

Christmas Concerts
Last Night of the Proms (3 performances)
J Rutter ‘Magnificat’ & ‘Feel the Spirit’ (25th Birthday Concert)
J Rutter ‘Feel the Spirit’ (Grahamstown National Arts Festival)
J Haydn ‘Nelson’ Mass (Grahamstown & Johannesburg)
Gilbert & Sullivan Pirates of Penzance (Grahamstown)
Pavarotti Farewell Concert
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square
J S Bach St Matthew Passion (with Chanticleer Singers)

2004

Christmas Concerts (5 performances)
Gilbert & Sullivan HMS Pinafore
C Orff Carmina Burana
F Mendelssohn Elijah
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg)
Last Night of the Proms
G F Handel Messiah
G F Handel Messiah on Mandela Square

2003

Christmas Concerts
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg & Soweto)
Gilbert & Sullivan Pirates of Penzance
Nation Building Festival
L v Beethoven Missa Solemnis
J S Bach St John Passion
Last Night of the Proms

2002

Christmas Concerts
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg & Soweto)
Nation Building Festival
Jacaranda Pops
L v Beethoven Choral Fantasy & Mass in C
J Rutter ‘Feel the Spirit’ and other works
W A Mozart Requiem
C Orff Carmina Burana (Concert in Gaborone)
Last Night of the Proms
Concert for the opening of Melrose Arch Jhb.

2001

Christmas Concerts
F Mendelssohn Elijah
J Haydn Nelson Mass
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg & Soweto)
G F Handel Messiah
S Rachmaninoff Vespers
Last Night of the Proms

2000

Christmas Concerts
20th Birthday Choral Spectacular

J Rutter
Requiem & Gloria
Nation Building Festival
Cherubini Requiem
G F Handel Messiah
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg, Natal, Pretoria, Soweto)
Last Night of the Proms

1999

Christmas Concerts
C Orff Carmina Burana
Nation Building Festival
D Fanshawe African Sanctus
Transnet Concert
M Duruflé Requiem
G Fauré Requiem
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg & Natal)
Three Tenors Concert
G F Handel Messiah
F Liszt Faust Symphony

1998

Christmas Concerts
C Orff Carmina Burana
Opera Concert (Johannesburg Country Club)
E Bloch Sacred Service
Nation Building Festival
G Mahler Symphony No 2 ( with Hampshire Youth Orchestra)
Opera in the Gardens
Last Night of the Proms
W A Mozart Requiem
Songs of Praise (Johannesburg & Natal)

1997

Christmas Concerts
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony
B Britten St Nicholas Cantata
Nation Building Festival
Songs of Praise
H Berlioz Messe Solennelle
G Verdi Requiem
J Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem

1996

Christmas Concerts
W Walton Belshazzar’s Feast
L Bernstein Chichester Psalms
Enoch Sontonga Memorial Concert
Nation Building Festival
Johannesburg Pops
G Fauré Requiem
Songs of Praise
G F Handel Messiah
Pavarotti Concert

1995

Christmas Concerts
C Orff Carmina Burana
G Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle
M Tippett A Child of Our Time
Songs of Praise
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony (with the London Philharmonic Orchestra)

1994

Christmas Concerts
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony
A Bruckner Te Deum
G Puccini Messa di Gloria
Songs of Praise
Johannesburg Pops
Nelson Mandela Inauguration Concert
Last Night of the Proms
R Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony

1993

Christmas Concerts
G Fauré Requiem
D Fanshawe African Sanctus (Grahamstown National Arts Festival)
C Orff Carmina Burana (Grahamstown National Arts Festival)
L Bernstein Chichester Psalms
Johannesburg Pops
Songs of Praise
J Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem

1992

Christmas Concerts
H Berlioz Te Deum
Nation Building Festival
E Elgar The Dream of Gerontius
Songs of Praise
Johannesburg Pops
C Orff Carmina Burana
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony

1991

Christmas Concerts
G Verdi Requiem
A Honegger King David
Johannesburg Pops
Nation Building Festival
S Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky
W A Mozart Requiem

1990

Christmas Concerts
G Rossini Stabat Mater
10th Birthday Concert
J Rutter Gloria
R Vaughan Williams O Clap Your Hands & Five Mystical Songs
F Poulenc Gloria
Johannesburg Pops
D Fanshawe African Sanctus
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony

1989

Christmas Concerts (Incl. Klatzow: Gifts of the Three Wise Men)
G Mahler Symphony No 2
Highveld Pops
G F Handel Messiah
BBC TV Songs of Praise
D Fanshawe African Sanctus
L v Beethoven Missa Solemnis

1988

Christmas Concerts
S Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky
W A Mozart Requiem
Du Plessis Requiem
H Berlioz Symphonie Funébre et Thriomphale
A Bruckner Te Deum

1987

Christmas Concerts
G Rossini Stabat Mater
F Mendelssohn Elijah
G Holst The Planets
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony
L v Beethoven Missa Solemnis

1986

Christmas Concerts (incl. Pinkham:Christmas Cantata)
G Mahler Symphony No 2
W Walton Belshazzar’s Feast
G Fauré Requiem
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony
L v Beethoven Mass in C
J S Bach St Matthew Passion (ripieno choir)
Bosman S A Games – Opening

1985

Christmas Concerts (incl Klatzow: Gifts of the Three Wise Men & Bach:
extracts from Christmas Oratorio)
M Ravel Daphnis et Chloë Suites
G Mahler Symphony No 2
G F Handel Samson
G F Handel Messiah
du Plessis Slamse Beelde
C Debussy Sirènes
J S Bach Magnificat
A Borodin Povlovtsian Dances

1984

Christmas Concerts (incl. Holst Christmas Day)
M Mousorgsky Coronation and Death of Boris
F Liszt Faust Symphony
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony
A Borodin Povlovtsian Dances
A Bruckner Te Deum
J S Bach St John Passion

1983

Christmas Concerts (incl. Bax Five Fantasies on Polish Carols)
J Serebrier Nueve
C Orff Carmina Burana
G Holst Planets
G F Handel Messiah
B Britten St Nicholas Cantata
L v Beethoven Choral Fantasy

1982

Christmas Concerts
G Fauré Requiem
I Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms
de Villiers Psalm 19
J Brahms Schicksallied
J Brahms Requiem

1981

Christmas Concerts
G Rossini Peteie Messe Solennelle
W A Mozart Requiem
J Haydn Creation
G Bizet Carmen (TV Recording)
L v Beethoven Choral Fantasy
L v Beethoven 9th Symphony