For details of previous concerts, please click the appropriate link below:


2000 - date


1987 - 1999

Thursday, 19th December 2019, 6:30pm - Carols at the Castle Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover, S44 6PR. (The choir was singing as a guest of English Heritage).


Sunday, 15th December 2019, 2:30pm - Christmas with The Phil

The Church of St Mary and All Saints (The Crooked Spire), Chesterfield.


Saturday 9th November 2019 - The Heavens are Telling, a selection of sacred choruses including music by  Bach, Brahms, Handel, Parry and Mozart. Conductor: Steven Roberts Accompanist: Liz Heath. Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, Chesterfield.


Saturday 29th June 2019 Lesley Garrett in concert with The Phil at The Winding Wheel, featuring the Choir of the Chesterfield Parish Church and Charlotte Potter (Soprano).


Saturday 30th March 2019 at 7.30pm - Quintessentially the Phil. A selection of music including Stravinsky Mass, Chilcott, Gjeilo, Arnesen, Whitacre and Rutter plus music for wind instruments from special guests the Sospiri Wind Quintet at St John's Church, Walton Back Lane, Chesterfield.


Wednesday 19th December 6.30pm - Carols at the Castle (Organised by English Heritage). Bolsover Castle, Castle Street, Bolsover.


Sunday 16th December 2018 at 2.30pm - Carols with the Phil.

The parish church of St Mary and All Saints (The Crooked Spire), Church Way, Chesterfield S40 1XJ, with special guest Jonathan Scott on both organ and piano.


10th November 2018 2.30pm at Chesterfield Parish Church - Armistice Concert . The Phil appeared with other local choirs in a concert organised by the Church.


Saturday 21st July, 7.30pm. A Choral Celebration at the Priory Church of St. Mary, Church Green, Bridlington.


30 June 2018 - A Summer Celebration Music by Rutter, Mozart, Vivaldi and others. Conductor - Steven Roberts, Organist - Jonathan Scott.


7th April 2018 - Handel Messiah at Chesterfield Parish Church 7.15pm with the Derbyshire Sinfonia. 

Conductor - Steven Roberts


Sunday 17th December 2017 - ‘Christmas with the Phil’

Chesterfield Parish Church 2.30pm. With guests Honley Male Voice Choir. Conductor - Steven Roberts, Organ -  Jonathan Scott , Piano - Catherine Hall-Smith.


Saturday 11th November 2017 - ‘Sacred Sounds’ at the Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield

Conductor - Steven Roberts, Piano - Jonathan Scott

Gorecki – Totus Tuus, Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus, Bruckner – Locus Iste, Faure – Cantique de Jean Racine, Ramirez – Misa Criola (Tenor Soloist – Tim Kennedy) Faure Requiem – soloists from the RNCM


Saturday 24th June 2017 - 'The Phil at 50: Feeling Good' at The Winding Wheel

Chesterfield Philharmonic Choir brought its 50th season to a climax with the choir in relaxed mood featuring songs by Fats Waller, Cole Porter and George Gershwin and arrangements of well -known favourites by John Rutter and Bob Chilcott.

The concert was performed with cabaret style seating and the soloists were Soprano - Rachel Abbott (from RNCM) and Tenor -David Heathcote, with piano accompaniment by Tim Kennedy. The conductor and compere for the evening was Steven Roberts.

Saturday 3rd June 2017 - 20th Choral Day Anniversary

Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield

Mass in C Minor - Mozart with the Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra, directed by Steven Roberts, accompanist Jason Hawkins.

Sat 1st April 2017 - Spring Concert "Glad and Glorious" at Chesterfield Parish Church.

Parry - I Was Glad, Walton - Crown Imperial, Parry - Blest Pair of Sirens, Wood - O Thou the Central Orb, David Hanson - commissioned piece, Emily Abdy - special commission, Hollings - special commission, Rutter - Gloria.

With brass ensemble and percussion from Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band.

Organist - Jonathan Scott

Sunday 11th December 2016 - Carols with the Phil

The Winding Wheel, Holywell Street, Chesterfield, S41 7SA.

Conductor - Steven Roberts, Piano - Jason Hawkins.

Special Guests - Derby Concert Band and Creswell Junior School Choir, winners of the Bolsover Junior Choir Festival.

Sat 5th Nov 2016 "Music of War and Peace" at Chesterfield Parish Church starting 3.00pm

 Stories and tales, with a local view, narrated by the Mayor of Chesterfield, Councillor Steve Brunt. Music included:

Jenkins – For the Fallen

Elgar - Nimrod (Organ solo)
Mealor – Wherever You Are
Jenkins - The Armed Man – A Choral Suite
Humphreys – Songs from the First World War

Piano and Organ – Jonathan Scott

Saturday, 2nd July 2016

Howard Goodall in Concert

The Church of St Mary and All Saints, also known as the Crooked Spire, Chesterfield

The theme music from BBC TV’s ‘The Vicar
of Dibley’ The Lord is my Shepherd; Eternal Light: A Requiem;
Love Divine and excerpts from Missa Aedis Christi

Guest accompanist: Jonathan Scott

With soloists Sarah Foubert, Matt Mears and Aaron O’Hare.

The Church of St Mary and All Saints, also known as the Crooked Spire, Chesterfield, S40 1XJ

Saturday, 9th April 2016 Chesterfield Parish Church (The Crooked Spire) - Gounod St Cecelia Mass, Haydn Nelson Mass

Guest accompanist on organ: Jonathan Scott

Thursday 17th Dec 2015 Chesterfield Parish Church (The Crooked Spire) - Carols with The Phil

With Special guests Nottingham High Infant and Junior school, winners of the Bolsover Junior Choir competition

Piano & organ: Richard Quarmby

Saturday 7 Nov 2015 Chesterfield Parish Church ( The Crooked Spire)
Vivaldi – Gloria 
Hanson – Dreams 
Rutter – The Peace of God 
Rutter – Look at the World 
Rutter – Requiem

With Special Guest Jonathan Scott - Organ 
Soprano soloists Rachel Abbott and Bronwen Humphrey

27 June 2015 The Crossing, Worksop. Choral Favourites. Richard Quarmby, Piano and Organ

20 June 2015 Central Methodist Church. Choral Favourites
Parry: Blest pair of Sirens
Beethoven: Hallelujah
Mendelssohn: He watching over Israel
Organ Solo
Mozart: Lacrimosa
Mozart: Hostias
Handel: Zadok the Priest
Parry: I was glad
Haydn: Dona Nobis Pacem
Vivaldi: Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Vivaldi: Et in Terra Pax Hominibus
Organ Solo
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus
Handel: Worthy is the Lamb / Amen

23 May 2015 18th Choral Day Central Methodist Church Rutter Requiem.

Saturday 18th April 2015 19:15 Chesterfield Parish Church Spring Concert: Making Amazing Music
Piano Philip Hanwell
Brunning - Amazing Day (accompanied)
Carole Stephens - Gloria (accompanied)
Patti Drennan - We are the Music Makers (accompanied)
Stopford - The Lord Bless and Keep You (a cappella)
Whitacre - Lux Arumque (a cappella)
Stanley M Hoffman - Psalm 84 (a cappella)
Byrd - Ave verum corpus (a cappella)
Bairstow - I sat down under his shadow (a Cappella)
Rachmaninov - Borogoditsye Dyevo (Ave Maria) (a cappella)
Lauridsen - Ave Maria (a cappella)
Paul Mealor - She walks in Beauty (a cappella)

Thursday 18 December 2014 19:15-21:15 Chesterfield Parish Church. 
Carols by Candlelight with Swanwick Primary School: MD Wendy Skermer.
Piano Richard Quarmby

Sunday 14th December 2014Creswell Crags Carol Singing 10:30 to 12:30 with Joan conducting and Jo Jarvis on keyboard. What a pleasant start to Christmas!

8 November 2014 19:15 Chesterfield Parish Church: Handel Messiah with Lancashire Chamber Orchestra. 
Conductor, Steven Roberts; Harpsicord, Philip Hanwell
Soprano, Linda Harvey; Mezzo-Soprano, Lara Rebekah Harvey; Tenor, Jeffrey Taylor; Baritone, Graham McCusker

4 And the Glory of the Lord
7 And he shall purify
9 O thou that tellest good tiding from Zion
12 For unto us is a child is born
17 Glory to God
21 His Yoke is easy, and his burthen is light
22 Behold the Lamb of God
24 Surely he hath borne our griefs
25 And with his stripes we are healed 
26 All we like sheep have gone astray
28 He trusted in God 
33 Lift up you heads, O ye gates
37 The Lord gave the word
39 Their sound is gone out
41 Lets us break their bonds asunder
44 Hallelujah
46 Since by man came death
53 Worthy is the Lamb that was slain

20 Sept 2014 Huddersfield Town Hall with Honley Male Voice Choir: Jenkins, Armed Man Choral Suite & For the Fallen; Mealor, Whereever you are. Coach to be arranged. Rehearsal 14:00 to 17:00. Concert 19:30.
Coach organised by Neil.

28 June 2014 19:30 An Opera Gala 
Soprano; Isabella Gage and Tenor; Michael Vincent Jones soloists
Piano; Tim Kennedy
Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, Chesterfield, S40 1UH
March of the Toreadors and Habanera, Carmen, Bizet: Elle ne croyait pas, Mignon, Ambroise Thomas; Depuis le jour, Louise, Charpentier: Witches' chorus and Ah, la paterna mano, Macbeth, Verdi: Caro nome, Rigoletto, Verdi: Prayer, Moise, Rossini: Chi e mai quel matto? and Esulti pur la barbara, L'elisir d'amore, Donizetti: Chorus of peasant girls and Waltz scene, Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky: Procession of the Nobles, Mlada, RidskyKorsakov: Il mio tesoro, Don Giovanni, Mozart: Padre, germani and Voyagers' chorus, Idomeneo, Mozart; Chorus of wedding guests, Lucia di Lammermoor, Donizetti:Villagers' chorus, Guillaume Tell, Rossini: Chorus of Hebrew slaves, Nabucco, Verdi: Anvil chorus, Il Trovatore, Verdi.
Ticket prices: £12 adult; £10 concessions; £5 16 & under and
unemployed, plus family tickets at £30 (max 2 adults & up to 3 children)
Rehearsal to be 2.30 – 5.30, but envisage the choir will be able to leave after 2 hours. Soloists to arrive for 3.00 pm and Tim (the accompanist) to arrive in time to start at 2.30 pm.

14th June 2014 Choral Day Central Methodist
from 09.30 Our 17th Choral Day
Music to include Paul Barker’s MASSive and Rutter Anthems
Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, Chesterfield, S40 1UH
Fees, including music hire: £20, Students £10

5 April 2014 Chesterfield Parish Church 19.30
Magic of Mozart: Lancashire Chamber Orchestra with pianist Lydia Bryan.
Including Requiem, Veni Sancte Spiritus and Litaniae Lauretanae
Mozart Piano Concerto in D minor No 20 K466
RNCM soloists: Victoria Wilkie, sop: Jennifer Parker, mezzo: Jeffrey Taylor, tenor: David Cane, bass.

15th December 2013 19.45pm
Carols with the Phil: Steven Roberts
Pianist: Richard Quarmby
with special guests, the Peak District Wind Band: Conductor Thomas Jarvis
The Winding Wheel, 13 Holywell Street, Chesterfield, S41 7SA

9th November 2013 19:30 Stage and Screen with Derby Concert Band (MD Simon Willis)
Winding Wheel

2 November 2013 
The Crossing at Worksop with Derby Concert Band Stage and Screen

6th July 2013 Concert Chesterfield Parish Church 
Organ: Jonathan Scott
Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine
Whitaker - The Seal Lullaby 
Mealor - Ubi Caritas
Jenkins - Te Deum
Rossini - O Salutaris Hostia
Rutter - I will sing with the spirit
Rutter - Go forth into the world in peace
Schubert - Deutsche mess D872 
Organ solo

8th June 2013 Choral Day Central Methodist Church
Faure - Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine
with Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra strings only.

4th May 2013, Chesterfield Arts and Markets Festival Library Lecture Theatre 11:30 to 12:30 Philip piano; Brahms Requiem movements 1 & 4
Whitacre – The Seal Lullaby 4.34’
Faure – Cantique de Jean Racine 7.00 ‘
Rutter – I Will Sing with the Spirit 3.28’
Rutter – Go Forth into the world in Peace 2.37’

6th April 2013 19:30 - 21:30 Heritage High School, 
Boughton Lane, Clowne, Chesterfield
Brahms Requiem – 2 pianos with Tom and Jonathan Scott
Soprano: Janet Fischer; Bass: Peter Taylor; 
Franz Schubert Fantasy in F minor D940
Bach Prelude and Fugue in A minor

Sunday 16 December 2012 Creswell Crags Carol Sing
11:30 to 14:00

Friday 14 December 2012 19:45 Carols with the Phil 
Chesterfield Parish Church 
Pianist: Philip Hanwell
Organ: Ian Brackenbury
Guests - NE Derbyshire Music Centre Clarinet Choir; MD Jane Taylor

10 November 2012 19:30 Central Methodist Church
Carmina Burana - Orff
Chichester Psalms - Bernstein (Soloist Dominic Dakin)
Franz Liszt Concert Etude No 3 'Un sospiro' & Frederic Chopin Scherzo No 3 Op 39 played by Jonathan Scott. 
2 pianos (Jonathan Scott & Philip Hanwell) and Percussion.
Soprano Janet Fischer, Baritone Peter Taylor
Treble and Youth Choir of St John's Church, Ranmoor
Sheffield Girls' choir - Ragazzi

Sun 16 Sept 2012 Armed Man; Birmingham. Rehearse 09:30 Concert 14:30

Saturday 7 July 2012 Central Methodist Church Concert 

Randall Thompson – Alleluia
From 11 Anthems for John Rutter -

  • A Clare Benediction
  • God Be in My Head
  • This is the Day
  • For the Beauty of the Earth
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful

Tavener – The Lamb
Goodall – The Lord is My Shepherd
Tucapsky - Tristis est anima mea
Tucapsky - Pater Meus
Paul Mealor - Where ever You Are
Bruckner - Locus Iste 
Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus
Lauridsen - Sure on this Shining Night
Bob Chilcott - Irish Blessing
Caccini - Ave Maria
Bob Chilcott - O Danny Boy

Tues 5th June 2012 Queen's Diamond Jubilee Proms Concert
Winding Wheel
with Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra
Weber - Jubel Overture 9'

Mozart - Coronation Mass 25'
Arnold - Little Suite for orchestra 10'
Coates - Three Elizabeth's Suites 22'
Parry - Blest Pair of Sirens 11'
Rule Britannia 4'
Jerusalem 3'
Pomp and Circumstance 7'

26th May 2012 Choral Day 
Central Methodist Church
Mozart Coronation Mass in C K317

with members of Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra

Saturday 21 April 2012 Concert
Chesterfield Parish Church
Beethoven – Mass in C SATB 
Haydn – Harmoniemesse SATB
Soprano; Jo Holton: Mezzo-Sop; Heather Ireson: Tenor; Tom Morss: Bass-Baritone: Stefan Berkieta
Derbyshire Sinfonia
Rehearsal 13:45 - 16:45 Orchestra, soloists & choir

Sunday 18th Dec 2011 10:00 to 13:00 Carol Singing at Creswell Crags Visitor Centre

Sunday 11 Dec 2011 Christmas Concert at the Winding Wheel 19:30 
Guest choir: Walton Holymoorside Primary School Choir with Liz Morris.

Saturday 12 Nov 2011 Autumn Remembrance Concert in Derby Cathedral accompanied by Derby Concert Band. Excerpts from Karl Jenkins -The Armed Man
1 The Armed Man 3 Kyrie 5 Sanctus 6 Hymn before action 10 Agnus Dei 12 Benedictus 13 Better is Peace

1 British Legion March 2 Schindler's List 3 Victory 4 Hymn to the fallen 
5 Keep Smiling Through 6 Jerusalem 7 Last Post/Auld Lang Syne 
8 Independence Day 9 Dam Busters 

9 July 2011 Summer Concert
The Winding Wheel 19.30pm 

My Fair Lady – concert version – with 2 pianos – semi-staged 
5 soloists; Henry Higgins - Peter JonesColonel Pickering - David Lumb; Eliza Doolittle - Rachel Abbott; Alfred P. Doolittle - David Humphrey; Freddy Eynsford-Hill - Andrew Heighton; Mrs Pearce - Bronwen Humphrey; Pianists; Edward Barnwell, Philip Hanwell

April 2011
2 April 2011 19:30 Spring Concert Central Methodist Church
Rossini: Petite Messe Solenelle SATB.
Dress rehearsal 14:30 - 17:30

Accompaniment – Jonathon and Tom Scott

19 Dec 2010 (Sun) 19:45
Carols with the Phil
The Winding Wheel, Chesterfield
Guest performance by Derby Concert Band 
Rehearsal for choir is 2-5pm and for the Derby Concert Band 4pm – 5pm

30th Oct 2010 Chesterfield Markets and Arts Festival
Gregson - Make a Joyful Noise - 8' (SATB and Organ)

Organ Solo - 10' - Percy Whitlock - Folk Tune (5 Short Pieces 
Charles Marie Widor Toccata from Symphony No. 5 Op. 42 
Brass Solo- 10' 
Patterson – Magnificat -Movements 1, 3, 2 - 15' (Brass, Percussion, Organ)
Bruckner - Locus Iste - 3' (a cappella)
Bruckner - Christus Factus Est - 5' (a cappella)
Bruckner - Ecce Sacerdos magnus - 6' (3 trombones)
Organ Solo Léon Boëllmann - Suite Gothique
1. Introduction - Choral -2. Menuet gothique 3. Prière a Notre-Dame 4.Toccata
Rutter - Gloria 17' (Brass, Percussion, Organ)
Organist – Jonathan Scott 
Chesterfield Brass Ensemble
2 percussionists . 8 brass player

26 June 2010 
The Winding Wheel 
Show Stoppers with Piano, bass and drums.

12 June 2010 13th Choral Day
Central Methodist Church Saltergate 10:00 
Hidas Requiem

27 Mar 2010
Spring Gladness
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30
Parry - Blest Pair of Sirens SATB Choir and Organ
Elgar -Nimrod (Enigma Variations Op. 36) - Organ solo
Marcel Lanquetuit -Toccata in D Organist – Jonathan Scott
Patterson - Magnificat 28'  SATB Choir, Organ + Percussion
Parry - I Was Glad 4'   SATB Choir and Organ
Poulenc - Gloria 28'  Soprano Soloist Rebecca Lea, Choir and Organ

Sunday 13 Dec 2009 19:45 
The Winding Wheel

Carols with the Phil + NE Derbyshire Music Centre Clarinet Choir.
Included a special audience participation performance of the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's Messiah in aid of 'Sing Hallelujah - BBC Children in Need''

Saturday 31 Oct 2009
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30

Finale of the 2009 Chesterfield Arts & Markets Festival 
Mozart’s - Requiem Choir and orchestra

Mozart's - Symphony 39 (27 mins) with an extra flute and 2 horns only (orchestra only)
Handel’s - Chandos Anthems choir and orchestra

Saturday 27 June 2009
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30
Mozart Veni Sancte Spiritus 12'

Mozart Ave Verum Corpus 3'
Shostakovitch Piano Concerto No 2 in F major Op 102 21'
Schubert Mass in A flat

6 June 2009 Choral Day
Central Methodist Church Saltergate 10:00

Karl Jenkins Stabat Mater (Excerpts)

Saturday 21 March 2009
Central Methodist Church 19:30

Handel Coronation Anthems
Faure Cantique de Jean Racine and Requiem

Sunday 14 Dec 2008 (Sunday)
The Winding Wheel 19:45
Carols with the Phil

Saturday 8 Nov 2008
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30

Karl Jenkins Songs of Sanctuary (Ladies only)
Karl Jenkins Requiem

Sunday 24th August 2008
Derby City Centre: "Sing the Nation" event

28 June 2008 19:30 
Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, Chesterfield 

Bruckner – Mass in F minor (SATB)
Rutter – Mass of the Children
Piano – Philip Hanwell
Soloists: Cressida Van Gordon / soprano
Carolina Krogius / mezzo
John Pierce / tenor
Tom Eaglen / baritone
Dragon Wind Quintet -
Timpani -
Percussion (2 players) - 
Double Bass- 
Harp -
Childrens’ Choir – The Canzonetta choir

7 June 2008
11th Choral Day at Central Methodist Church,
Saltergate, Chesterfield
UK Premiere of Paul Barker's Rockquiem
Includes pieces arranged by Bob Chilcott & featured at the BBC 
Last Night of the Proms 2005
Ar Hyd y Nos, O Danny Boy & The Skye Boat Song

5 April 2008 19:30
An evening with Puccini

Messa di Gloria & Opera excerpts
Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, Chesterfield

16 Dec 2007
Carols with the Phil
with the Dragon Wind Quintet & Accord
The Winding Wheel Chesterfield 19:45

17 Nov 2007 Altrincham Grammar School for Girls with The Lancashire Chamber Orchestra, leader Anne Heaton, Lydia Bryan, piano:
Advard Grieg; From Holberg's Time (1844)
W A Mozart; Piano Concerto No 20 in D min K466 (1785)
Joseph Haydn; Missa in Angustiis (Nelson Mass) (1798)
Soloists: Bronwen Humphrey, soprano; Helen McBride, alto; Malcolm Kinsley, tenor; David Humphrey, bass

10 Nov 2007
Gounod Messe solenelle de Sainte Cecile

Haydn Nelson Mass
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30

30 June 2007
Showstoppers Gala.

Central Methodist Church 19:30

9 June 2007
Choral Day: Mozart Requiem.

24 Mar 2007
Sheffield Victoria Hall 19:30
Mendelssohn Elijah
Andrew Slater
With Altrincham Choral Society
Derbyshire Sinfonia

17 Dec 2006
Carols with the Phil
Winding Wheel 19:45

11 Nov 2006
Charpentier - Messe De Minuit
Organ solo
Karl Jenkins The Armed Man: a Mass for Peace
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30
Organ, piano and chamber ensemble.

13th July 2006
Choir Social 19:30
Pea and Pie Supperat Holymoorside Village Hall

1 July 2006 
Faure Requiem
Britten St. Nicholas
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30
Organ: Ian Brackenbury; Piano duet; Lydia and Philip; Percussion; Peter Birkby.
Soprano; Sarah Redgwick, Baritone; Thomas Eglan
Tenor; Chris Turner
St Mary's Festival Choir

10th June 2006 9th Choral Day
Karl Jenkins – Requiem

Gorecki – Totus Tuus

8 April 2006 
Handel Messiah
Chesterfield Parish Church 19:30
Organ: Ian Brackenbury
Soprano, Fiona Scott; Alto, Rachel Gilmore; Tenor, Christopher Turner; Bass-Baritone, Mario Solimene.
Lancashire Chamber Orchestra

Sunday 18 Dec 2005 
Carols with the Phil
The Winding Wheel 19:45
With Birkdale School Swing Band
Grand piano; Philip Hanwell

19 Nov 2005
An Evening with Gilbert and Sullivan
Gilbert and Sullivan for Choirs
Trial By Jury: (soloists from the choir)
Grand Piano: Philip Hanwell
Central Methodist Church 19:30

14 July 2005
14 Social Evening at Holymoorside Village Hall 19:45
S42 7DX
Salsa Dancing 
Pie and Peas supper
Ticket price £8

2 July 2005 
Rutter Magnificat

Orff Carmina Burana 
Soloists: Soprano Sarah Redgwick; Tenor Christopher Turner
Baritone Andrew Slater
Pianists: Philip Hanwell and Lydia Bryan
St Mary's School Girls' Festival Choir
Mixed Metals Percussion Ensemble
Central Methodist Church

11 June 2005 8th Choral Day
Karl Jenkins - The Armed Man
Faure - Requiem
Central Methodist Church

16 April 2005 19:30 
Rossini Petite Messe Solenelle at Chesterfield Parish Church 
Piano - Philip Hanwell
Organ – Ian Brackenbury
Soprano: Laura Hudson
Mezzo-Soprano: Dominica Matthews
Tenor: Christopher Turner
Bass: Mario Solimene

12 March 05 19:00 to 21:00
Concert Variety in aid of The Chesterfield Mayor's 2005 Appeal
In the Painted Hall at Chatsworth House.
Part 1: Handel Messiah Highlights:
And the Glory
Glory to God
His Yoke is easy
Behold the Lamb of God
Surely, he hath borne our griefs

And with his stripes
All we like sheep have gone astray
Worthy is the Lamb
Part 2: Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle
Cum sancto spiritu
Opera Highlights:
Rimsky Korsakov - Procession of the Nobles (Mlada)
Mozart - Priests' Chorus (Die Zauberflote)
Tchaikovsky - Waltz Scene (Eugene Onegin)
Verdi - Anvil Chorus (Il trovatore)
Verdi - Chorus of Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco)
Mascagni - Easter Hymn (Cavalleria Rusticana)

19 December 2004 20:00
Carols with the Phil and Guests
The Winding Wheel
Piano: Philip Hanwell
Hark the Herald Angels Sing: Mendelssohn, Arr Willcocks
I saw three ships: Arr Rutter
Sussex carol: Arr Willcocks
The Shepherds' Carol: Philip Hanwell
Sir Christemas: Mathias
Peace at Christmas: Philip Hanwell
Sans Day Carol: Rutter
Angels from the Realms of Glory: Montgommery: Arr Willcocks
Star Carol: Rutter
The Wise Men's Song: Philip Hanwell

O Little Town of Behlehem: Arr Vaughan Williams
The story of Cinderella; Pantomime
The Twelve Days After Christmas: Frederick Silver
Christmas Time: Philip Hanwell
O come, all ye faithful: Arr Willcocks
Jingle Bells: Pierpoint Arr Willcocks

20 November 2004 19:30 
European Sacred Music (Ed. John Rutter)
Viadana - Exsultate justi
Victoria - O vos omnes
Victoria - O quam gloriosum
Mendelssohn - Verleih uns Frieden
Palestrina - Exsultate Deo
Anerio (F) - Christus factus est
Bruckner - Christus factus est
Schubert - Psalm 23 (Gott ist mein hirt)
Tchaikovsky - Dostoino yest (Hymn to the Virgin)
Rachmaninov - Bogoroditsye Dyevo (Ave Maria)
Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine
Lassus - Adoramus te, Christe
Josquin Desprez - Ave Maria
Palestrina - Sicut cervus
Franck - Panis angelicus
Bruckner - Locus iste
Mozart - Ave verum corpus

Piano Soloist/Accompanist – Lydia Bryan
Saltergate: Central Methodist Church

26th June 2004 Concert at the Octagon Centre, Sheffield
An Evening with Catherine Wyn-Rogers
Steven Roberts - Conductor
Orchestra - Derbyshire Sinfonia: Leader Francis Cummings
Soloist - Catherine Wyn-Rogers
Brahms - Song of Destiny (15')
Elgar Sea Pictures - Sea Slumber Song
Elgar Sea Pictures - Where Corals Lie
Elgar Sea Pictures - Sabbath morning at Sea
Brahms - Academic Festival Overture
Elgar - The Music Makers (38') Arthur O'Shaughnessy's Ode
23 ACS members joined CPC

12 June 2004 Our 7th Choral Day
at Central Methodist Church Chesterfield

Mendelssohn's Elijah

3rd April 2004 Concert at Chesterfield Parish Church
A Joyful Noise; Conducted by Steven Roberts
Organ accompaniment: Ian Brackenbury
Soprano: Jayne Wilson
Mezzo-Soprano: Susan Boyd
Tenor: Kevin Matthews
Baritone: Nicholas Butterfield
Gregson - Make a joyful Noise (8') 
Mozart - Missa Brevis in C K259 'Organ Solo Mass' (16')
Max Reger - Toccata and Fugue in D Minor/Major
Barber - Agnus Dei (8') with Soprano Solo
Kodaly - Missa Brevis (32')

14 Dec 2003 Concert at the Winding Wheel 

Carols with the Phil and with The Birkdale School Big Band Conducted by David Smith and Steven Roberts
Philip Hanwell - piano. 
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town: Arr Custer: Big Band
O Little Town of Bethlehem: Choir, Big Band and Audience
Jingle Bells: Pierpont, Arr Willcocks: Choir
The Lamb: Tavener, words Blake: Choir
Sing, My Soul, This Night: Tarrega, adapted Latimer: Choir
Soul Bossa Nova: arr Lewis: Big Band
Frosty The Snow Man: arr Nowak: Big Band
The 12 Days of Christmas: arr Neihaus: Saxophone ensemble
The Pink Panther: arr Wolpe: Big Band
Bethlehem: Schonberg: Choir
Coventry Carol: Dankworth: Choir
Pie Jesu: Lloyd Webber from Requiem:
---Choir with soloists: Bronwen Humphrey and Ann Sinclair-Day
Hark the Herald Angels Sing: Mendelssohn, arr Willcocks: 
--- Choir, Big Band and Audience
Just the Two of Us: arr Wasson: Big Band
Me and My Shadow: Al Jolson, arr Roberts, words Betty Rose:
---Choir Tenor and Bass sections
Star Carol: Rutter: Choir
In the Bleak Mid Winter: Darke: Choir with Soloists:
---Bronwen Humphrey, Malcolm Kinsley
Once in Royal David's City: Gauntlett, arr Mann & Willcocks: 
---Choir, Big Band and Audience
Mission Impossible: arr Holmes: Big Band
Angels We have heard On High: Saxophone Ensemble
We Three Kings: arr Neihaus: Saxophone Ensemble
In the Mood: Garland: Big Band
Jesus Child: Rutter: Choir
Shepherds' Pipe Carol: Rutter: Choir
O Come All Ye Faithful: Wade, arr Willcocks: 
--- Choir Big Band, Audience
Schneewaltzer: Richards: Choir and Big Band

15 Nov 2003 Concert at Chesterfield Parish Church
An Evening with Amadeus 
Mozart – Veni Sancte Spiritus KV47 (5’) – Choir Only
Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus (2’) – Choir Only
Mozart – Litaniae Lauretanae BMV in D KV 195 (28’) 
Mozart – Requiem (56’) – Sop: Sarah Redgwick 
Mezzo: Sarah Lilley Tenor: Adam Magee Bass: Ben Bevan
Organ - Ian Brackenbury
Orchestra Derbyshire Sinfonia 
Conductor Steven Roberts.

4 Oct 2003 at Chesterfield Parish Church 
Concert: Voices for Hospices 2003 
Accompanied by Philip Hanwell.
European Sacred Music and Opera Choruses
Gershwin I Got Rhythm!

28 June 2003 at Central Methodist Church
Summer Concert accompanied by Philip Hanwell.
Opera Gala + Soprano (Sarah Redgwick) and Tenor Soloist (Kevin Matthews)

14 June 2003 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
6th Choral Day directed by Steven Roberts 
with Philip Hanwell on piano 
Taverner – The Lamb
Lloyd Webber - Requiem
Barber - Agnus Dei

5 April 2003 at Central Methodist Church
Spring Concert Accompanied by Phillip Hanwell
Great Oratorio Choruses.
Vivaldi - Gloria in Excelsis Deo from Gloria
Vivaldi - Et in Terra Pax Hominibus from Gloria
Mendelssohn - Ye Nations, Offer to the lord from Hymn of Praise
Mendelssohn - He watching over Israel from Elijah
Faure - In Paradisum from Requiem
Beethoven - Hallelujah from Christ on the Mount of Olives
Bach - Kyrie from Mass in B Minor
Bach - Sleep Well from St John Passion
Haydn - Come Gentle Spring from the Seasons
Haydn - Dona Nobis Pacem from Harmoniemesse
Mozart - Lacrimosa from Requiem
Mozart - Hostias from Requiem

15 Dec 2002 at The Winding Wheel, Chesterfield
Carols with the Phil and Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra
Conductors: Steven Roberts and Michael Ward
Piano: Philip Hanwell.

23 Nov 2002 at Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
with the Manchester Philharmonia
Verdi - Requiem.

16 Nov 2002 at Sheffield City Hall 
Steven Roberts conducting with the Derbyshire Sinfonia Orchestra
Sop Franzita Whelan; Mezzo Sop Adrienne Murray; 
Tenor Geraint Dodd; Bass Andrew Greenan
Verdi - Messa da Requiem.

6 July 2002 at Chesterfield Parish Church
with Nigel Ogden: organ and Nottingham Brass Quintet
Jongen Mass
Parry - Blest pair of Sirens
Elgar - Great is the Lord
Elgar - Give Unto the Lord
Elgar - Te Deum and Benedictus

15 June 2002 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
5th Choral Day directed by Steven Roberts
with Philip Hanwell on piano
Choral Day; Great Oratorio Choruses

23 Mar 2002 at 
Verdi - Four Sacred Pieces (Latin and Italian)
Brahms - Song of Destiny (English)
Rutter - Requiem (Latin and English)
Piano Philip Hanwell

13 Dec 2001 at The Winding Wheel Chesterfield
Conductor Steven Roberts; piano Philip Hanwell
Carols with the Phil and the Kinder Children's Choir of the High Peak
Solo by Malcolm Kinsley

24 Nov 2001 at Chesterfield Parish Church, Chesterfield
Entente Chorale Conductor Steven Roberts
Pianist Philip Hanwell
Mezzo-Sop Annette Wood; Baritone James Ashworth
Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine
Delius - Songs of Sunset
Durufle - Motets
Durufle - Requiem 

7 July 2001 Guest Appearance at Wakefield Cathedral 
with Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir
Steven Roberts conducting

29 June 2001 Guest Appearance at the Painted Hall, Chatsworth House
 Lord Mayor's Appeal for Ashgate Hospice
Parry - I was glad
Stanford - Three Motets;
Justorum animae; Coelos ascendit hodie; Beati quorum via
Britten - Choral Dances
Thompson - Alleluia
Matthias - Let the People praise thee O God
Copland - Las Agachadas
Vaughan Williams - Serenade to Music
Rutter - Four Choral Anthems
The Lord Bless you and keep you; For the Beauty of the Earth;
The Lord is my Shepherd; All things Bright and Beautiful

23 June 2001 at All Saints Church, Wingerworth
A Musical Melange conducted by Steven Roberts
With Philip Hanwell on piano
Soprano Bronwen Humphry; Contralto Hilary Dimond
Tenor David Grimes; Bass Mick Brunton
Parry - I was glad
Stanford - Three Motets
Britten - Choral Dances
Matthias - Let the People praise thee O God
Thompson - Alleluia
Rutter - Four Choral Anthems
Copland - Las Agachadas
Vaughan Williams - Serenade to Music

9 June 2001 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
4th Choral Day directed by Steven Roberts
with Philip Hanwell on piano
European Sacred Music – Rutter.
Bach - O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (No 4)
Bruckner - Christus factus est (No 9)
Bruckner - Locus iste (No 11)
Faure - Cantique de Jean Racine (No 14)
Franck - Panis angelicus (No 15)
Mendelssohn - Verleih uns Frieden (No 30)
Mozart - Ave verum corpus (No 34)
Rachmaninov - Bogoroditsye Dyevo [Ave Marie] (No 39)
Stravinsky - Ave Maria (No 46)


31 Mar 2001 at All Saints Church, Wingerworth
Conductor Steven Roberts
Derbyshire Sinfonia, leader Francis Cummins
Soprano Joanne Dexter; Baritone James Ashworth
Brahms - Tragic Overture & Ein Deutsches Requiem

14 Dec 2000 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
Carols with the Phil conducted by Steven Roberts
with Philip Hanwell - piano; Thomas Jarvis trumpet and guests; Skelmanthorpe Male voice choir.

2 December 2000 at Chesterfield Parish Church
Handel - Messiah conducted by Steven Roberts
Bronwen Humphrey sop; Anna Sollerman mezzo sop;
David Gee ten; Anthony Cleverton Bas; Nigel Ogden organ

14 Oct 2000 at the Winding Wheel, Chesterfield
BT Voices for Hospices 2000
Handel - Messiah; and Opera excerpts

17 June 2000 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
An Opera Encore 
Dedicated to the memories of Reg Finch, Tenor and Tony Whelan, Bass
Conducted by Steven Roberts; Piano Philip Hanwell
Soprano Miranda McDonnell; Tenor John Haythornthwaite;
Baritone Andrew Slater

6 May 2000 at Central Methodist Church, Chesterfield
Choral Day directed by Steven Roberts
Elgar - The Music Makers
Accompanied by Philip Hanwell


18 March 2000 at Chesterfield Parish Church
Mendelssohn - Elijah conducted by Steven Roberts
with Derbyshire Sinfonia Orchestra and 
St Mary's RC Girls Festival Choir
Organ Ian Brackenbury
Treble Paul Bartram
Soprano Helen Meyerhoff: Mezzo Soprano Adrienne Murray;
Tenor John Haythornthwaite; Baritone Frank Church;

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