Past Performances 1996 - 2000

(In reverse date order)

Wednesday 20th & Thursday 21st December 2000

St.George's Church, Gravesend
TRADITIONAL CAROL CONCERTS
including:-
Vincent "Make we joy now in this feast"
and other traditional favourites.
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 18th November 2000

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Vincent "Psalm 150" (1st Performance)
Beethoven "Symphony No.1"
Beethoven "Mass in C"
Soprano: Valerie Mitchell
Contralto: Tania Williams
Tenor: Philip Slane
Bass: Juwon Ogunbe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 1st July 2000

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Vaughan Williams "Five Mystical Songs" (Baritone: Julian Hubbard)
Parry "My soul there is a country"
Parry "Never weather-beaten sail"
Stanford "Beati Quorum Via"
Parry "I was glad when they said unto me"
Parry "Jerusalem"
Also, a varied selection of Czech Music performed by the Prague Lady Teachers Choir
(Conductor: Ivan Zelenka)
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 6th May 2000

Rochester Cathedral
21st ANNIVERSARY SEASON CELEBRATION CONCERT
Vaughan Williams "Toward the Unknown Region"
Elgar "The Dream of Gerontius"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Mezzo-Soprano: Tania Williams
Tenor: Craig Downes
Bass: Jonathan May
Angelicals Semi-Chorus: Rochester Cathedral Girls Choir
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 12th February 2000

Gravesend Methodist Church
Verdi "Requiem" - INSTANT CONCERT
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Valerie Mitchell
Mezzo-Soprano: Tania Williams
Tenor: Robin Green
Bass: Simon Thorpe
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd December 1999

St.George's Church, Gravesend
TRADITIONAL CAROL CONCERTS
including:-
Britten "Ceremony of Carols"
and harp solos by Ophelia Hohler
and other traditional favourites
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 20th November 1999

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Walton "Coronation Te Deum"
Mozart "Coronation Mass"
John Rutter "Gloria"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Julie-Anne Hunter
Contralto: Elizabeth Jenkins
Tenor: Christopher Carden-Price
Bass: Brian White
Organ: Martin Williams
Solos by the Helios Brass Ensemble
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 3rd July 1999

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Bach "Cantata No.1" ('How bright and fair the morning star')
Mendelssohn "Not Unto Us"
Mendelssohn "Hear My Prayer"
Mendelssohn "Elijah" (excerpts)
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Tenor: Peter Wilman
Baritone: Julian Hubbard
Treble: William Holmes
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 15th May 1999

Rochester Cathedral
Dvorak "Requiem"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Constance Novis
Mezzo-Soprano: Buddug Verona James
Tenor: Craig Downes
Bass: Jonathan Gunthorpe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 13th February 1999

Gravesend Methodist Church
INSTANT CONCERT
Rossini "Petite Messe Solennelle"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Contralto: Elizabeth Jenkins
Tenor: Peter Wilman
Baritone: Julian Hubbard
Piano: Michael Tillett
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd December 1998

St.George's Church, Gravesend
TRADITIONAL CAROL CONCERTS
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 21st November 1998

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Faur?"Cantique de Jean Racine"
Elgar "Serenade for Strings"
Britten "St.Nicolas"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Tenor: Robin Green
Boy Nicolas: Thomas German
Three Pickled Boys: Richard Bolton, Thomas German, William Holmes
Organ: William Whitehead
Piano Duet: Michael Tillett, Roger Harris
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 27th June 1998

St.George's Church, Gravesend

PIFARESCA

Bach "Double Concerto in D Minor" - Vivace, Largo ma non canto, Allegro (BMV 1043)
Telemann "Concerto a 7" - Vivace-Adagio, Allegro
Conductor: Philip Stott

GRAVESHAM CHORAL SOCIETY

Mozart "Requiem"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Contralto: Tania Williams
Tenor: Robin Green
Bass: Simon Thorpe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 9th May 1998

Rochester Cathedral
Haydn "The Seasons"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Susannah Vernon
Tenor: Huw Rhys-Evans
Bass: Simon Thorpe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 31st January 1998

Gravesend Methodist Church
INSTANT CONCERT
Mendelssohn "Elijah"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Contralto: Elizabeth Jenkins
Tenor: David Clark
Bass: John Harding
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd December 1997

St.George's Church, Gravesend
TRADITIONAL CAROL CONCERTS
Including: Vincent "Christmas Reflections" (1st Performance)
and other traditional favourites
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 22nd November 1997

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Durufl?"Requiem" (Op.9)
Faur?"Requiem" (Op.48)
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Mezzo-Soprano: Susannah Vernon
Bass: Simon Thorpe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 28th June 1997

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Kodaly "Missa Brevis"
Handel "Zadok the Priest"
Mozart "Ave Verum"
Parry "I was glad when they said unto me"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Also, performances of early music on period instruments by "Pifaresca" (Conductor: Philip Stott): - Vivaldi "Concerto Grosso", Boismortier "Concerto in C Major", Telemann "Suite in A minor"
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 5th May 1997

Rochester Cathedral
Paul Patterson "Magnificat"
Verdi "Four Sacred Pieces"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 8th February 1997

Gravesend Methodist Church
INSTANT CONCERT
Brahms "A German Requiem"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Bass: John Harding
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


ednesday 18th and Thursday 19th December 1996

St.George's Church, Gravesend
TRADITIONAL CAROL CONCERTS
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Including traditional favourites for all, and solos by Christopher Deacon - Trumpet
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 16th November 1996

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Rossini "Petite Messe Solennelle"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Contralto: Elizabeth Jenkins
Tenor: Richard Roberts
Bass: Simon Thorpe
Piano 1: Michael Tillett
Piano 2: Marion Whitehead
Harmonium: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 29th June 1996

St.George's Church, Gravesend
Dvorak "Mass in D"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Also, Vocal Solos by Sally de Frates (Soprano):-
Mozart "Exultate Jubilate"
Bach "Cantata No.51"
Organ: Geoffrey Lester


Saturday 11th June 1996

Rochester Cathedral
Elgar "The Kingdom"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Soprano: Sarah-Jane Dale
Mezzo-Soprano: Heather Shipp
Tenor: Joseph Cornwell
Bass: Simon Thorpe
With Gravesham Choral Society Orchestra


Saturday 20th April 1996

Royal Festival Hall, London
Walton "Gloria"
Schubert "Unfinished Symphony (No.8)"
Elgar "Symphony No.1"
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Kent County Youth Orchestra
Contralto: Jane Stevenson
Tenor: Robin Green
Bass: Simon Thorpe
Joint with Kent County Singers


Saturday 10th February 1996

Gravesend Methodist Church
INSTANT CONCERT
Conductor: Alan Vincent
Faur?"Requiem"
Handel "Zadok the Priest"
Vaughan Williams "O taste and see"
Tallis "If ye love me"
Parry "I was glad when they said unto me"
Soprano: Sally de Frates
Bass: Howard Bentley
Organ: Geoffrey Lester