“The choir has an excellent history of well-focused performances” (Dr Brian Hick, Lark Reviews)
Brahms Requiem at the De La Warr Pavilion, with the Sussex Concert Orchestra
Best of British A fundraising lecture recital by BCS’s Director of Music, Kenneth Roberts
“Kenneth Roberts brought a dramatic intensity to his reading which helped keep the narrative moving rapidly. Choral singing was crisp and responsive throughout, with clear articulation of the text and very tight rhythms. ‘And He shall purify’, ‘Behold the Lamb of God’ and ‘All we like sheep’ were particularly clear in attack and clarity of part singing.” (Dr. Brian Hick, http://www.larkreviews.co.uk).
Vivaldi Magnificat, Monteverdi Beatus Vir, selections of works by Purcell
Carols & Christmas Music for Choir and Audience
“Bexhill Choral Society was in splendid voice for its traditional concert of carols and Christmas music. A very large audience joined the choir and Cinque Ports Brass for an evening which brimmed over with good things. It may have been cold outside, but our hearts had been warmed by a wonderful evening”. (Dr. Brian Hick, http://www.larkreviews.co.uk).
Puccini Messa di Gloria; Poulenc Gloria
Love: Hopeless Love! A fundraising lecture recital by BCS’s Director of Music Kenneth Roberts
Have a “Hallelujah” morning! – an open Messiah workshop
“Such an uplifting morning!” “A joy!” “BCS people so friendly and welcoming” (feedback from participants)
Carols and Christmas music for choir and audience including Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols
Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music & In Windsor Forest; Roberts Penny Moss and Wounded Heart; Ketelbey Selection of pieces
Handel Dettingen Te Deum
Haydn Nelson Mass
Carols and Christmas Music for Choir and Audience