Use our Choir Events Diary to learn what is planned for 2014.

Our Easter Concert is


Friday April 18th 2014

at 7.30 p.m.

This concert is 'free' with a retiring collection - no ticket required.


 Venue: Church of

St. Mary de Haura, Shoreham-by-Sea,

West Sussex


We will be singing:

The Crucifixion by Sir John Stainer

and Christus (Part 2) by Felix Mendelssohn.

Soloists will be Neil Jenkins and Edward Hawkins. The organ will be played by Nicholas Houghton and Stephanie Snuggs will play timphani.

Thank you 'Just Bananas' of Brunswick Road, Shoreham-by-Sea, for being our main ticket outlet.

Click to read the Shoreham Hearld article about Choir's visit to the Madrigalchor in Elmshorn.


Click to read the Shoreham Herald article about our recent Christmas Concert.

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Local Support:

If you are the owner of a local business / shop and would like to help promote our concerts by displaying a poster, we would love to hear from you.

Posters displayed at:

Sussex Academy of Music
Co-operative Supermarket, Shoreham Poster displayed
Walter Smith - Florist, Buckingham Road, Shoreham Poster displayed
Darren Ross - Jeweller, High Street, Shoreham Poster displayed
Stephanie Reed Residential, Estate Agents, High Street, Shoreham Poster displayed
Robert Baker - Accountant, Ferry Road, Shoreham Poster displayed

The Whitehouse Antiques, East Street, Shoreham

Poster displayed



Interested in joining our long-established choir? Follow links on the left to contact us.  We would love to meet you (Sopranos, Altos, Tenors and Basses) and know that you would enjoy being part of our Choral Society
You are listening to part of 'God So Loved the World' - which is part of the 'Crucifixion' by Sir John Stainer which we will be singing on Good Friday, April 18th 2014.
If you were at the concert on 14th December, please send us your highlights by using the 'Contact Us' button.
We would love to hear from you.
Follow the 'Shoreham Oratorio Choir' by using our 'FaceBook' page.  You will always up-to-date with our news, concert dates and be able to leave comments about concerts etc.

Read Tony Allen's reflections on our visit to Elmshorn and our Good Friday Concert 2013 -

Click here to follow the 'From our Conductor' link.

Springboard - Brighton and Hove's Performing Arts Music Festival 2014 - Find out more here.

Our tribute to Laurence Bradley (1926 - 2013)

(Follow 'In Memoriam' link)

Sussex Chorus - Handel: Messiah

April 12th 2014 7.30 p.m. St. Bartholomew's Church, Brighton

Click for details

Concert: Billingshurst Choral Society

Saturday April 12th - Click to see details of programme.

Our special thanks to:

'Just Bananas' of Brunswick Road, Shoreham-by-Sea, for help with ticket sales.

Adur Distrct Council for displaying our posters on 26 bus shelters from Lancing to Southwick.

1. Making Music Site Link

Making Music Web-Site Link

2. B & H Arts Council Link

3. B & H Arts Diary Detail 

Founded: 1961

Registered Charity

Number: 1042010



Neil Jenkins



Tony Allen


Rehearsal Pianist:

Nicola Grunberg


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