The St Edward’s Singers is a non-auditioned choir designed specifically for parents, staff, neighbours and friends.
t usually meets on Friday evenings and rehearses in the School Hall for two concerts a year (October and April) – given in the School Hall or Chapel – with a professional orchestra and school choirs. Founded in 2003 by Neville Creed, Director of Cultural Activities, programmes have included Mozart’s Requiem, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Verdi’s Requiem, Walton’s Belshazzar’s Feast and Orff’s Carmina Burana. Click here for details of works performed.
The St Edward’s Singers have recently given a highly successful performance of Mozart’s Coronation Mass in C major K317
The next St Edward’s Singers’ concert will take place on Sunday 23rd April 2017. Rehearsals take place in the Recital Room of the new Music School (not the School Hall) 7.30 – 9.00 and refreshments and vocal scores are provided.
OSE are invited to join us in performing at this concert to celebrate the opening of the new facility and are welcome to attend the rehearsals in the new Music School on Sunday 23rd April.
The programme will be Handel’s Four Coronation Anthems.
Friday 3rd March.
Thursday 9th March.
Friday 17th March.
Thursday 23rd March.
Friday 21st April.
Sunday 23rd April will be a celebratory day with a morning rehearsal for choir (11.00 – 1.00) in the Recital Room and then a tutti rehearsal (2.30 – 5.30) in the School Hall. The concert will be earlier than usual, at 7pm, and will be followed by a celebration in the Recital Room.