Fantasia of Carols – December 2016

Saturday 17th December 2016 at 7.30pm at St Peters Cathedral, Hamilton. Tickets $25 – contact Kath on 07 855 0762 Ralph Vaughan-William’s “Fantasia on Christmas Carols,” an imaginative arrangement of well-known carols for choir, organ, cello and soloist, is just one of the beautiful pieces in this concert.   Musical Director Timothy Carpenter has chosen a … Continue reading Fantasia of Carols – December 2016

Verdi Requiem – 8th + 9th October

Saturday 8th October at 7.30pm at St Paul’s Collegiate, Hamilton AND Sunday 9th October at 5pm in Auckland Town Hall Conductor Rita Paczian will lead the combined Hamilton Civic and Bach Musica choirs, the Bach Musica orchestra and internationally-ranked soloists Morag Atchison, Catrin Johnsson, David Hamilton and Joel Amosa in a performance of Verdi’s dramatic Requiem.  This … Continue reading Verdi Requiem – 8th + 9th October

Something Glorious – July 2016

The Hamilton Civic Choir is performing “Something Glorious” at St Peter’s Cathedral on Sunday July 10th at 5pm. Supper and mulled wine will be provided after the concert for a mid-winter glow to share the joy of the concert. Timothy Carpenter is conducting the programme which includes Schubert’s “Mass No. 2 in G” and Mozart’s “Vesperae … Continue reading Something Glorious – July 2016

Messiah Sing-In – November 2015

Choruses For All-Comers Have you ever wanted to sing the great “Hallelujah Chorus” from Handel’s Messiah?  Well, singers of no, a little, or plenty of experience can do just that in a “sing-in” on Sunday November 15th. As a lead-up for their December concert of this work with Opus Orchestra, the Hamilton Civic Choir will … Continue reading Messiah Sing-In – November 2015

The Best Of Gilbert + Sullivan

When: Friday September 25th 2015 at 7:30 pm Where: Southwell School Hall, Peachgrove Road, Hamilton All the best bits – a Gilbert & Sullivan Spectacular A young lover threatened with a death sentence for flirting, young men disguising themselves as ladies to infiltrate a women’s university, dim-witted politicians getting confused about fairies… These improbable scenarios, and many more, … Continue reading The Best Of Gilbert + Sullivan

Bach & Brahms – June 2015

Saturday 13th June 2015 at 7.30pm at Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, University of Waikato. J. S. Bach’s beautiful motet Jesu, Meine Freude and Brahms’ magnificent Requiem Baroque specialists Rachael Griffiths-Hughes (harpsichord) and Martin Griffiths (cello) will accompany the choir for the Bach motet, while the Brahms work will feature soloists Jonathon Eyers (baritone) and Elaine Wogan … Continue reading Bach & Brahms – June 2015