Information about our choir:
Founded: 1961
Registered Charity No:1042010
President:Neil Jenkins
Musical Director:Marc Yarrow
Chairman:Isabel Costello
Pianist: Tim Nail
Rehearsal Venue:Methodist Church, Shoreham-by-Sea
Concert Venues:St. Mary de Haura,/ Methodist Church, Shoreham-by-Sea

Our next concert:

Saturday Dec 22nd @ 7.30 p.m.

SOC Sings...

Vivaldi - Gloria

Plus Carols and Seasonal Favourites


St. Mary de Haura


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 About these files:


Title / Concert

Gloria - Vivaldi - Dec 1986

Lacrimosa -Mozart Requiem - 1991

 Daughters of Zion - Mendelssohn - Easter 11
 Locus Iste - Bruckner Motet - June 2011

In Paradisum - Faure Requiem - Oct. 2011

Sanctus - Faure Requiem - Oct. 2011


God So Loved the World - Stainer - Oct. 2011

 Madrigalchor -Motets - Oct. 2011
 Pergolesi: Stabat Mater (Amen) - Easter 2012

Lacrimosa - Mozart Requiem - Easter 2012

Zadock the Priest - Handel - Sept 2012

Adam Lay Y-Bounden

Christmas Dec. 2012


Agnus Dei - The Rutter Requiem - Easter 2013
'Fantasia on Christmas Carols' (Part) - Williams Dec 2013
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 A selection of recent and future works:

1997: Verdi: Requiem (E)

1998: Gounod: St. Cecilia Mass (E)

1998: Handel: Messiah (C)

1999: Mozart: Requiem (Michael Ades' last concert)

1999: Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Carols (C) Tony Allen conducting

2000: Rutter: Requiem (E)

2000: Finzi: In Terra Pax (C)

2001: Brahms: Requiem (E)

2001: Vivaldi: Gloria (C)

2002: Bach: St. Matthew Passion (E)

2002: Elmshorn: Anthems and Madrigals (May)

2002: Mozart: Solemn Vespers (C)

2003: Handel: Messiah (E)

2003: Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Messe de minuit (C)

2004: Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle (E)

2004: Haydn: Creation (June)

2004: Faure: Requiem (October - Michael Ades Memorial)

2004: Handel: Messiah (C)

2005: Mozart: Requiem Mass / Bruckner: Motets (E)

2005: Handel: Coronation Anthems (June)

2005: Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Carols / Finzi: In Terra Pax (C)

2006: Rutter: Requiem / Barber: Agnus Dei (E)

2006: Verdi: Requiem (June with CC)

2006: Mozart: Solemn Vespers (September with M)

2006: Bach: Magnificat (C)

2007: Flanders / Horowitz: Captain Noah and his Floating Zoo

2007: Brahms: Requiem (E)

2007: Handel: Messiah (C)

2008: Pergolesi: Stabat Mater / Faure: Requiem (E)

2008: Rutter: Requiem / Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man (June with CC)

2008: Bach: Christmas Oratorio (C)

2009: Handel: Messiah  / Haydn: Nelson Mass / Purcell: Funeral Music (E)

2009: Haydn: Nelson Mass (June with M)

2010: Berlioz: Childhood of Christ (Epiphany)

2010: Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle (Spring)

2010: Vivaldi: Gloria (C)

2011: Stainer: The Crucifixion / Mendelssohn: Christus (E)

2011: Brahms: German Requiem / Bruckner: Motets (June with CC)

2011: Faure: Requiem (M)

2011: Handel: Messiah (C)

2012: Mozart: Requiem / Pergolesi: Stabat Mater (E)

2012: Handel: Zadok the Priest / The King Shall Rejoice (CS)

2012: Bach: Sleepers, Wake! Plus Carols (C)

2013: Bach: St Matthew Passion / Rutter: The Rutter Requiem (E)

2013: Rutter: The Rutter Requiem - October performed in Germany (M)

2013: Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Carols / Finzi: In Terra Pax (C)

2014: Stainer: Crucifixion / Mendelssohn: Christus (E)

2014: Vivaldi: Gloria / Smith: In Flanders' Fields (September CS)

2014: Vivaldi: Gloria / Vivaldi: Magnificat (C)

2015: Faure Requiem / Cantique de Jean Racine / parts of Handel's Messiah and St. John Passion  / St. Matthew Passion (E)

2015: Mozart Requiem (M)

2016: Epiphany Concert: Bach's Christmas Oratorio / Mendelssohn Christus Part 1 / Carols

2016: John Rutter Anthems / Karl Jenkins 'Sacred Works' (E)

2016: Schubert Mass in G / Haydn: Te Deum and other pieces

2016: Ceremony of Carols / Benjamin Britten (C)

2017: Cherubini: Requiem in C (E)

2017: Rutter: Gloria (C)


C - Christmas / E - Easter / M - With Madrigalchor / CC with Chanctonbury Chorus / CS - Come and Sing Day