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Concerts and Performances

We perform in and around Upminster at least once a term. 

Our concerts often feature instrumental and vocal soloists from our members as well as from invited guest performers. 

Summer Concert 2024

Conductor - Caroline Morris
Organist - Ben Summers

Come along to our summer concert to enjoy a performance of Mathias' Missa Brevis alongside a variety of choral music from the Renaissance to present day. There is sure to be something for everyone's musical tastes! 

Recent Concerts

Here is the repertoire from our most recent concerts. We hope it gives you a taste of the kind of music we enjoy!

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Spring Concert 2024

Conductor - Caroline Morris

Thursday, 21st March, 7.30 pm

This concert is dedicated to the memory of Jill Luff,  1951-2023. 

Ah Poor Bird/Hey Ho - Trad. English, ca. 1760

Ave Verum Corpus - William Byrd 

If ye Love Me - Thomas Tallis 

Well Rung Tom - Henry Purcell 

The Turtle Dove - Ralph Vaughan Williams 

The Water Mill - Ralph Vaughan Williams

The Shower - Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)

Three English Folk Songs, arr. Hughes:            

- Soldier, Soldier; Sweet Nightingale; What Shall We Do With the Drunken Sailor?

Non Nobis Domine - William Byrd

View Me, Lord - Richard H. Lloyd

O Taste and See - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Jubilate Deo - Benjamin Britten 

A Clare Benediction - John Rutter

Christmas Pine Tree

7th December 2023

Christmas Favourites

Conductor - Caroline Morris

Gaudete - Piae Cantiones 1582

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree - Poston, Elizabeth

Lully, Lulla, Lullay - Stopford, Philip

My Lord Has Come - Todd, Will

Past three a clock - Wood, Charles - arr.

Silent Night - Gruber, Franz; Arr. Willcocks, David

Sir Christemas - Mathias, William

Still, Still, Still, - Ledger, Philip - arr.

Sussex Carol - Willcocks, David  - arr.

The Shepherd's Farewell - Berlioz

Zion Hears the Watchmens’ Voices - Bach, J.S.

Summer 2023

Conductor - David Chan

A Swan - Grieg, arr. Bullard, A

Alas Poor World - Brahms, Johannes

As She Goes - Hatfield, Stephen

Like A Rainbow Shining - Todd, Will

Sing Gently - Whitacre, Eric

Stars - Esenvalds, Eriks

Stars of the Summer Night - Brooke, Andy

The Goslings - Bridge, Frederick

The Tiger - Bullard, Alan

Ubi Caritas - Gjeilo, Ola

What is the Song the Stars Sing? - Archer, Malcolm

Image by Aaron Burden
Image by Daiga Ellaby

Spring 2023

Conductor - David Chan

A Red, Red Rose - Barnum, Eric

Ave Maria - Biebl, Franz

Bushes and Briars - Essex Folk Song - Williams, Ralph Vaughan - arr.

Down Among the Dead Men - Old English Air - Williams, Ralph Vaughan - arr.

Four Bird Songs - Bullard, Alan

Linden Lea  - Williams, Ralph Vaughan

My Love is Like a Red Red Rose - Scottish Song - Cashmore, Donald - arr.

Sure on this Shinning Night - Barber, Samuel

The Lark in the Clear Air - Irish Air - Vine, John - arr.

The Seal Lullaby - Whitacre, Eric

Historical Repertoire


A complete list of works performed by The Cappella Singers.

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