Archives

Past Concerts

Concerts have been held every year since 1960. This is a full list of the main concerts.
For details of summer concerts and workshops see the Past Events and Posters page.

 Year  Work - Composer
 Conductor
 
 1960
 
Messiah - Handel
 
 David Willcocks
 1961  The Creation - Haydn
 David Willcocks
 1962  St John's Passion - Bach
 David Willcocks
 1963  Elijah - Mendelssohn
 David Willcocks
 1964  St Nicolas - Britten
 Organ Concerts
 Music to Dioclesian - Purcell
 David Willcocks
 1965  St Matthew Passion - Bach
 David Willcocks
 1966  Gloria - Vivaldi
 Requiem - Mozart
 David Willcocks
 1967  La Petite Messe Solennelle - Rossini
 The Rio Grande - Constant Lambert
 David Willcocks
 1968  The Dream of Gerontius - Elgar
 David Willcocks
 1969  Judas Maccabeus - Handel
 David Willcocks
 1970  The Seasons - Haydn
 Trumpet Concerto
 David Willcocks
 1971  German Requiem - Brahms
 David Willcocks
 1972  Requiem - Verdi (with Ely and Bedford societies)
 David Willcocks
 1973  Zadok the Priest - Handel
 Imperial Nelson Mass -Haydn
 Toward the Unknown Region - Vaughan Williams
 David Willcocks
 1974  Psalm CXLVIII - Holst
 A Lark Ascending - Vaughan Williams
 Mass in C Minor - Mozart
 Phillip Ledger
 1975  The Creation - Haydn  Phillip Ledger
 1976  Elijah - Mendelssohn
 Phillip Ledger
 1977  St John Passion - Bach
 Timothy Brown
 1978  The Dream of Gerontius - Elgar  Timothy Brown
 1979  Requiem - Mozart
 Motets - Bruckner
 Five Mystical Songs - Vaughan Williams
 Timothy Brown
 1980  Requiem - Brahms
 Timothy Brown
 1981  Requiem - Verdi
 Timothy Brown
 1982  St Matthew Passion - Bach
 Timothy Brown
 1983  Chichester Psalms - Bernstein
 Introduction and Allegro - Elgar
 St Nicolas - Britten
 Timothy Brown
 1984  Song of Destiny -  Brahms
 Cello Concerto - Dvorak
 Theresa Mass -Haydn
 Timothy Brown
 1985  Zadok the Priest - Handel
 Mass for St. Cecilia's Day
 The Ascension Cantata - Bach
 Timothy Brown
 1986  Elijah - Mendelssohn
 Timothy Brown
 1987  Solemn Vespers - Mozart
 Mass in A Flat - Schubert
 Timothy Brown
 1988  The Dream of Gerontius - Elgar
 Timothy Brown
 1989  Psalms Hungaricus - Kodaly
 Stabat Mater - Rossini
 Timothy Brown
 1990  Bach - St. John Passion
 Timothy Brown
 1991  Music Makers - Elgar
 Mass in C - Beethoven
 Paul Trepte
 1992  Gloria - Poulenc
 Hymn of Praise - Mendelssohn
 Paul Trepte
 1993  The Seasons - Haydn
 Paul Trepte
 1994  St Paul - Mendelssohn
 Paul Trepte
 1995  Requiem - Verdi
 Paul Trepte
 1996  Mass in E Flat Major - Schubert
 Laudate Domine - Mozart
 Te Deum - Bruckner
 Paul Trepte
 1997  Te Deum - Charpentier
 King David - Honegger
 Stephen Cleobury
 1998  Requiem - Brahms
 The Wasps Overture - Vaughan Williams
 Stephen Cleobury
 1999  Nelson Mass - Haydn
 The King Shall Rejoice - Handel
 Zadok the Priest - Handel
 James Thomas
 2000  St Matthew Passion - Bach
 James Thomas
 2001  Israel In Egypt - Handel
 James Thomas
 2002  Requiem - Durufle
 Critique de Jean Racine - Faure
 James Thomas
 2003  Elijah - Mendelssohn
 James Thomas
 2004  Sea Symphony - Vaughan Williams
 Five Mystical Songs - Vaughan Williams
 James Thomas
 2005  The Creation - Haydn
 Andrew Parnell
 2006  Petite Messe Solennelle - Rossini
 Requiem - Howells
 Shostakovich - Concertino
 Andrew Parnell
 2007  Requiem - Verdi
 Andrew Parnell
 2008  Requiem - Mozart
 Vesperae Solennes de Confessore - Mozart
 Andrew Parnell
 2009  St Paul - Mendelssohn
 Andrew Parnell
 2010  50th Anniversary Concert in King's College Chapel:
  New Commission: Music's Joy and Song's Eternity - Parnell
  Gloria - Rutter
  Intimations of Immortality - Finzi
  I was Glad & Blest Pair of Sirens - Parry
 Andrew Parnell
 2011 Messiah - Handel  Andrew Parnell
 2012 St Nicolas - Britten
Five Mystical Songs -  Vaughan Williams
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The Dream of Gerontius - Elgar    
 Andrew Parnell


Andrew Parnell
 2013 African Sanctus - David Fanshawe
Andrew Parnell