Cathedral Christmas Concert 2018
Winchester Cathedral Choral Fundraising Concert:
Friday 14 December 7.00pm
‘Star Shine’: an evening with the stars
You are welcome to an evening of music, laughter and delight at Winchester Cathedral as the bright stars of the cathedral choir, boys, girls and lay clerks sing music for Christmas.
This year the choir is supported by stars of the opera house, in Paulo Ferreira and Clare Rutter, singing well-loved repertoire both classical and contemporary. A highlight of the evening will be a tribute to the great star of our nation, with the premiere of ‘The Queen’s Winchester Carol’ sponsored by the Friends of Winchester Cathedral. Dirk Maggs, producer and director of Radio 4’s The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, will remind us the comedy of Christmas, and the evening with be hosted by the star of BBC South Today, Sally Taylor.
Tickets £20 - £40 + £1 per ticket booking fee (capped at £5 per transaction)
When & WhereChoose Day
WMC chorus will once again be holding a concert of Christmas Music in St Peter’s Church on Friday, 14th December.
This year the concert will feature music and readings from Victorian England. There will also be some congregational hymns. The concert proceeds will be split 50/50 with Age Concern Hampshire.
Ivo Sawbridge (Quirister, Winchester College) treble
Benjamin Cunningham organ
David Thomas conductor
St. Peter's Church - 7:00pm 14th December. Tickets £10 (under 18's £5) plus £1 booking fee, capped at £5 per transaction
Saturday 15 December 2018 - 7.30pm
St Cross Church, St Cross, Winchester
Southern Voices Christmas Concert
A selection of Christmas music, including “Angels, Sing!” by Roxanna Panufnik and “Christus Natus Est” by Cecilia MacDowall, and including carols for choir and audience.
In Aid of The Winchester Hospice.
Tickets £16, Children under 18 £1 + £1 per ticket booking fee (capped at £5 per transaction)
Saturday 22nd December 2018 at 7.30pm
St Cross church, Winchester
Join the award winning chamber choir Sansara for this special Christmas Concert to celebrate their Fifth Anniversary.
The beautiful setting of St. Cross Church makes this concert the perfect start to your Christmas celebrations!
"choral singing with real depth" - The Observer
"Sansara slips easily into the elite ranks of exceptional performers...breathtaking" - Choir & Organ
"truly special" - Sir James MacMillan
Tickets £15 and £7 for under 18's, available from Winchester Cathedral Box Off
ice 01962 857275 or online, booking fees apply.
Saturday 12th October 2019 - 7.30pm
Voices for Hospices Choir are passionate about enabling singers to join together and raise their voices to help those with end of life and life limiting illnesses.
For us, singing is a life enhancing activity, and our concert in the wonderful Winchester Cathedral seems an appropriate way to put something back for the pleasure we all enjoy.
Tickets £25 per person (Audience Member or Performer) + £1 per ticket booking fee (capped at £5)
On Sale Monday 22nd October 10am