The Langcliffe Singers

Choral Classics in the Yorkshire Dales

July 2005

A Midsummer Night's Dream - an Evening of Music and Words

Two performances were held on Saturday July 16th in  Kildwick Parish Church
and on Saturday July 23rd in High Bentham Parish Church

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Past Performances -  from 2005 to 2009

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December 2009

A Christmas Concert, featuring Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs, Gerald Finzi: In Terra Pax & a selection of carols.
Was held on Saturday 12th December in Settle Parish Church

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July 2009

A Summer Concert, featuring items from past performances,
was held on
  Sunday 5th July in Victoria Hall, Settle.

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June 2009

A Summer Concert, featuring items from past performances,
was held on Sunday 14th June in Kirby Malham Church.

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May 2009

Two performances of

      Johanne Brahms: A German Requiem

                               and A Tragic Overture

were held on    Saturday 9th May in Giggleswick School
                             & Sunday 10th May in Christ Church, Skipton
Both performances were with The Settle Orchestra

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December 2008

 A performance of  Handel's Messiah
with professional soloists and a baroque orchestra,
was held on Sunday 7th December 2008, in Settle Parish Church.
        - see
Review

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July 2008

A "Summer Soirée"; A concert of Choral Music from Messiah to Gospel.
was held on Tuesday 1st July in St. John's Methodist Church Hall, Settle

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May 2008

Performances were held on:
Saturday 3rd May in  Giggleswick School Chapel.
                    with the Langcliffe Chamber Orchestra - see Review
and on Saturday 24th May in All Saints Parish Church, Ilkley
Antonio Vivaldi:  Gloria (RV589) - see Preview
Maurice Duruflé:  Requiem (Op 9) - see Preview

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December 2007

Carols old and new - Choruses from Handel: Messiah
A joint carol Concert with Settle musical societies.
A performance was held on: Sunday 2nd December in Settle Parish Church
 and on Sunday 16th December

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June 2007

Last Night of the Proms

The choir were joined by Settle Orchestral Society to help mark the orchestra’s 40th anniversary.  The performances included choral music by Cecilia MacDowelland Percy Grainger as well as the usual favourites.

Performances were held on Saturday 23rd June in Christ Church, Skipton
and on Saturday 30th June in Settle Parish Church

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May 2007

Handel’s Dixit Dominus &
Heinrich Biber's Battagglia (Battle)

 This performance was held on Sunday 6th May in Giggleswick School Chapel

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March 2007

Handel’s Coronation Anthems & Dixit Dominus

This performance was held on Saturday 31st March
in St Mary's Church, Burley-in-Wharfedale

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December 2006

Benjamin Britten’s Ceremony of Carols &
Antonin Dvorak’s Mass in D

 This performance was held on:
          Saturday 2nd December in St Alkelda’s Church, Giggleswick

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July 2006

Purcell - Masque from Dioclesian
Chilcott - Songs & Cries of London Town
plus a new work "The Leaves of Life" - by Andrew Gant

Two performances were held on Saturday 15th July in Settle Parish Church
and on Sunday 16th July in  Skipton

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April 2006

An all-Mozart programme to celebrate his 250th Anniversary

Performances were held in conjunction with The Langcliffe Sinfonia
on Sunday 2nd April in  Settle Parish Church
and on Sunday 29th April in  Ilkley

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December 2005

Vivaldi - Magnificat
Tallis - three choral works and two organ solos
(celebrating his 500th Anniversary) 
and Poulenc - Gloria

Held on Saturday 3rd December in  St. Alkelda's Church, Giggleswick

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Past Performances

Past Performances from 2010 to 2013