Repertoire

Works that have been performed by Gravesham Choral Society include:-
Date in italics shows date of performance. Date (in brackets) indicates an "Instant" performance

  • Bach "Cantata No.1" (How Brightly shines the Morning Star) 3.7.99
  • Bach "Cantata No.4" (Christ Lay in Death's Dark Prison) 5.4.81
  • Bach "Cantata No.84" 17.11.01
  • Bach "Christmas Oratorio" 30.11.91
  • Bach "Magnificat" 30.3.85 18.11.95 (18.03.06)
  • Bach "Mass in B Minor" 19.3.88
  • Bach "St. John Passion" 30.3.80 27.3.94
  • Bach "St. Matthew Passion" 7.4.84
  • Beethoven "Mass in C" 18.11.00
  • Beethoven "Missa Solemnis" 16.5.92 8.5.04
  • Beethoven "Symphony No.9" 14.4.91
  • Berlioz "Te Deum" 4.4.94
  • Berlioz "The Shepherd's Farewell" 17.12.03 18.12.03
  • Bernstein "Chichester Psalms" 1.7.84 15.11.03
  • Bizet "Carmen" 28.6.03
  • Borodin "Polovtsian Dances" 15.4.95
  • Boyce "I have surely built thee an house" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82
  • Brahms "Deutsche Requiem" 26.1.85 (20.1.90) 6.5.95 (8.2.97) 27.01.07
  • Britten "A Ceremony of Carols" 19.12.81 23.12.86 22.12.99 23.12.99
  • Britten "Hymn to St.Cecilia" 31.3.79
  • Britten "Rejoice in the Lamb" 1.7.84 30.6.01
  • Britten "St. Nicolas" 11.7.81 21.11.98
  • Britten "War Requiem" 22.6.91
  • Bruckner "Mass No.2 in E Minor" 11.7.92 15.11.03
  • Bruckner "Psalm 150" 6.5.95
  • Burgon "Revelations" 11.5.85
  • Charpentier "Te Deum" 20.11.04
  • Charpentier "Song of the Birth of our Lord Jesus Christ" 20-21.12.06
  • Cherubini "Requiem" 16.7.88
  • Coleridge Taylor "Hiawatha's Wedding Feast" 2.7.83
  • Duruflé "Requiem" 30.6.90 22.11.97 (10.02.01) 29.06.02
  • Dvorak "Mass in D" 29.6.96
  • Dvorak "Requiem" 15.5.99
  • Dvorak "Stabat Mater" 6.2.93 (11.2.95)
  • Dvorak "Te Deum" 30.6.01
  • Elgar "The Apostles" 28.04.07
  • Elgar "The Dream of Gerontius" 30.11.85 16.2.91 (23.1.93) 6.5.00
  • Elgar "The Kingdom" 11.5.96
  • Elgar "The Music Makers" 2.7.83 26.1.85
  • Fanshawe "African Sanctus" 22.3.86
  • Fauré "Cantique de Jean Racine" 18.7.87 7.11.87 21.11.98 29.06.02
  • Fauré "Requiem" 18.7.87 (19.1.91) (10.2.96) 22.11.97 (02.02.02) 26.06.04
  • Finzi "In Terra Pax" 26.11.94 17.12.03 18.12.03
  • Finzi "Lo, the full, final Sacrifice" 5.5.01
  • Finzi "Magnificat" 23.10.93 19.11.06
  • Finzi "God is gone up" 19.11.06
  • Finzi "Dies Natalis" 19.11.06
  • Gibbons "O clap your hands together" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82
  • Gilbert & Sullivan "HMS Pinafore" 12.7.80
  • Gilbert & Sullivan "The Gondoliers" 12.7.80
  • Handel "Alexander's Feast" 17.11.07
  • Handel "Israel in Egypt" 20.5.89 (29.1.94)
  • Handel "Joshua" 15.5.93
  • Handel "Ode for the birthday of Queen Anne" 30.3.85 11.5.85
  • Handel "Ode on St.Cecilia's Day" 20.11.04
  • Handel "Solomon" 10.5.03
  • Handel "The Messiah" 22.11.80 26.3.83 19.12.85 (14.2.87) 22.12.88
  • Handel "Zadok the Priest" 30.6.90 (10.2.96) 28.6.97 02.07.05, (24.01.09)
  • Haydn "Nelson Mass" 21.5.80 17.11.01 (01.02.03), (24.01.09)
  • Haydn "Te Deum" 11.7.92
  • Haydn "The Creation" 2.12.78 14.11.81 (29.01.05), 27.06.09
  • Haydn "The Seasons" 9.5.98
  • Haydn "Maria Theresa Mass" 19.11.06
  • Holst "The Hymn of Jesus" 5.5.01
  • Holst "Turn Back O Man" 30.6.79
  • Howells "Hymnus Paradisi" 23.10.93
  • Ireland "Greater love hath no man" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 16.11.02
  • Janácek "Glagolitic Mass" 29.4.90
  • Kodaly "Missa Brevis" 6.7.85 28.6.97 02.07.05
  • Lambert "Rio Grande" 07.05.05
  • Mahler "Symphony No.2" 8.5.88
  • Mahler "Symphony No.8" 3.5.92
  • Maxwell Davis "The Kestrel Road" 07.05.05
  • Mendelssohn "Elijah" 1.12.79 26.11.83 (13.2.88) (31.1.98)
  • Mendelssohn "Hear My Prayer" 3.7.99
  • Mendelssohn "Hymn of Praise" 31.3.79, 25.04.09
  • Mendelssohn "Not unto us O Lord" 3.7.99
  • Mendelssohn "Verleih uns Frieden" 25.04.09
  • Mendelssohn "Psalm 42" 25.04.09
  • Mozart "Ave Verum" 30.6.90 28.6.97
  • Mozart "Coronation Mass" 20.11.99
  • Mozart "Requiem" 5.4.81 14.3.87 (25.2.89) 27.6.98 (31.1.04)
  • Mozart "Solemn Vespers" 06.05.06
  • Mozart "C Minor Mass" 06.05.06
  • Orff "Carmina Burana" 4.4.82 8.7.89 07.05.05
  • Parry "I was glad when they said unto me" 30.6.79 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 30.6.90 (10.2.96) 28.6.97 1.7.00 02.07.05 30.6.07
  • Parry "Jerusalem" 30.6.90 1.7.00
  • Parry "My soul there is a country" 1.7.00
  • Parry "Never weather-beaten sail" 1.7.00
  • Patterson "Magnificat" 3.5.97 30.6.07
  • Patterson "Mass of the Sea" 5.7.86
  • Pergolesi "Magnificat" 17.11.01
  • Poulenc "Gloria" 29.11.86 05.05.01 (18.03.06)
  • Poulenc "Mass in G" 16.7.88
  • Prokofiev "Alexander Nevsky" 15.4.95
  • Puccini "Messa di Gloria" 29.11.86
  • Purcell "Come ye sons of art" 30.3.85 24.6.95
  • Purcell "Dido and Aeneas" 7.7.79
  • Purcell "Hear my prayer, O Lord" 24.6.95 16.11.02
  • Purcell "O sing unto the Lord" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 24.6.95
  • Purcell "Rejoice in the Lord Alway" 02.07.06
  • Purcell "The Bell Anthem" 24.6.95
  • Purcell "Thou knowest Lord" 24.6.95
  • Purcell "Welcome to all the pleasures" 11.7.81
  • Rachmaninov "The Bells" 23.4.89
  • Rachmaninov "Vespers" 25.6.94
  • Randall Thompson "Allelujia" 31.3.79
  • Respighi "Laud to the Nativity" 26.11.94
  • Rossini "Petite Messe Solennelle" 6.7.85 16.11.96 (13.2.99) 01.07.06
  • Rutter "Gloria" 1.7.84 20.11.99 (10.2.01) 19.11.05
  • Rutter "Requiem" 16.11.02
  • Saint - Seans "Mass" 30.6.07
  • Schubert "The Lord is my Shepherd" 30.6.90
  • Schütz "Christmas Story" 22.12.89
  • Stanford "Beati Quorum Via" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 1.7.00 29.06.02 02.07.05
  • Stanford "Coelos ascendit" 29.06.02
  • Stanford "Justorum animae" 29.06.02
  • Stravinsky "Mass" 18.7.87
  • Sumsion "The Holy Birth" 20.12.95 21.12.95
  • Tallis "If ye love me" (10.2.96)
  • Tippet Five Spirituals from 'A Child of our Time' 19.11.05
  • Tomkins "When David Heard" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 02.07.05
  • Vaughan Williams "A Sea Symphony" 26.11.88
  • Vaughan Williams "Benedicite" 30.6.79 7.7.79
  • Vaughan Williams "Fantasia on Christmas Carols" 22.12.92 23.12.92 18.12.02 19.12.02
  • Vaughan Williams "Five Mystical Songs" 31.3.79 1.7.00
  • Vaughan Williams "O taste and see" (10.2.96)
  • Vaughan Williams "Serenade to Music" 7.7.79
  • Vaughan Williams "Toward the Unknown Region" 6.5.00
  • Verdi "Four Sacred Pieces" 3.5.97
  • Verdi "Requiem" 29.1.83 10.2.90 (8.2.92) (12.2.00)
  • Vincent "Bring us O Lord God" 16.11.02
  • Vincent "Christmas Reflections" 22.12.97 23.12.97 19.12.01 20.12.01
  • Vincent "Make we joy now in this feast" 20.12.82 20.12.00 21.12.00
  • Vincent "Magnificat" 19.11.05
  • Vincent "Psalm 150" 18.11.00
  • Vincent "Remember O Thou Man" 20-21.12.06
  • Vivaldi "Gloria" 5.7.86 (19.1.91) 18.11.95 26.06.04
  • Vivaldi "Magnificat" 18.11.95
  • Walton "Belshazzar's Feast" 17.5.87 18.4.93 11.5.02
  • Walton "Coronation Te Deum" 20.11.99
  • Walton "Gloria" 20.4.96
  • Wesley "Ascribe unto the Lord" 11.7.81 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82
  • Wesley "Blessed be the God and Father" 30.6.90
  • Wesley "The Wilderness" 11.7.81
  • Wood "Hail Gladdening Light" 3.7.82 13.10.82 13.11.82 30.6.90