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2021–

This is a list of concerts, in chronological order, given by the CBSO Chorus from 2021 to the present.

YEAR DATE COMPOSER WORK ORCH/CHORUS CONDUCTOR VENUE             SOLOISTS             NOTES - other works in concert. Concert count (Season/Total)
2021 July 18 Britten War Requiem CBSO Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla Felsenreitschule, Salzburg Elena Stikhina, Allan Clayton, Salzburger Festspiele und Theater Kinderchor, Tour to Salzburg Fesival
CANCELLED (Coronavirus)
2021 Aug 1 Various British Choral Classics Organ Simon Halsey Symphony Hall Julian Wilkins (organ) (1/936) First concert after Coronavirus.
2021 Sept 16 & 18 Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture CBSO Kazuki Yamada Symphony Hall (2-3/937-8) Fauré - Messe Basse (CBSO Youth Chorus Conducted by Julian Wilkins) Saint-Saëns - Symphony No.3 (Organ Symphony) Anna Lapwood – Organ
2021 Sept 16 & 18 Poulenc Gloria CBSO Kazuki Yamada Symphony Hall Carolyn Sampson (2-3/937-8) Fauré - Messe Basse (CBSO Youth Chorus Conducted by Julian Wilkins) Saint-Saëns - Symphony No.3 (Organ Symphony) Anna Lapwood – Organ
2021 Nov 6 Fauré Requiem - "A Covid Requiem" CBSO, CBSO Youth Chorus, CBSO Children's Chorus Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla Symphony Hall James Platt (4/939) Ade´s - O Albion, Casey Bailey - Poems, Purcell (arr Britten) - Chacony in G Minor, Barber -Adagio for Strings.
2021 Nov 16 Janáček Cunning Little Vixen CBSO, Children from Trinity Boys Choir and Old Palace School Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla Symphony Hall Thomas Henderson - Director.
Elena Tsallagova - Vixen Sharp Ears, Roland Wood - The Forester, Angela Brower - The Fox, Robert Murray - Schoolmaster/Mosquito/ Pásek, Kitty Whately - Dog / Forester’s Wife / Woodpecker / Owl, Elizabeth Cragg - Chief Hen / Jay, William Thomas - Badger / Priest / Harasta, Ella Taylor - Mrs Pesak / Cock, Joshua Webb - Cricket, Christopher Bergs - Grasshopper, Ben Fletcher - Frog, Catherine Mulroy - Young Vixen, Leo Jemison - Pepik, Joshua D’Souza Konda - Frantik, Daniel Todd - Fox Cub
(5/940)
2021 Dec 16 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO/CBSO Youth Chorus, SO Vocal Simon Halsey Symphony Hall (6/941) Karthi Gnanasegaram. Premiere of "Christmas Bells" Phil Rawle
2021 Dec 17 Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO/CBSO Youth Chorus, Children's Chorus Simon Halsey Symphony Hall (7/942) Karthi Gnanasegaram
2019 Dec 19 (afternoon) Christmas Christmas Concert CBSO/CBSO Youth Chorus, Children's Chorus Simon Halsey Symphony Hall (8/943) Karthi Gnanasegaram
2022 Feb 23 Dett The Ordering of Moses CBSO Joshua Weilerstein Symphony Hall Nadine Benjamin, Chrystal E Williams, Roderick Dixon, Eric Greene (9/944) UK Premiere. Ives - Variations on America, Bernstein - West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
2022 Mar 12 Ola Gjeilo Northern Lights CBSO, Members of CBSO Chorus Ben Gernon Symphony Hall (10/945)Tryptych
2022 Mar 16 Janáček Glagolitic Mass Czech Philharmonic Semyon Bychkov The Barbican Centre Evelina Dobračeva, Lucie Hilscherová, Aleš Briscein, Boris Prýgl (11/946) Dvořák - Symphony No 8
2022 Apl 29 Various Friday Night Opera CBSO Matthew Kofi Waldren Symphony Hall Nadine Benjamin, Heather Lowe, Charne Rochford, Nicholas Lester (12/947)Thomas Atkins (tenor) indisposed
2022 June 8 Handel Messiah CBSO John Butt Symphony Hall Mary Bevan, Reginald Mobley (Counter Tenor), James Gilchrist, Christopher Purves (13/948)Richard Egarr (Conductor) indisposed
2022 June 22 & 25 Mahler Symphony No.2 CBSO Markus Stenz Symphony Hall Janai Brugger, Karen Cargill (14-15/949-950)Panufnik - Five Polish Folk Songs (25th only)

950th performance by the CBSO Chorus

Phil Rawle's
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