A Boy and a Girl

Eric Whitacre

Abschied vom Wald

Felix Mendelssohn

Ach, arme Welt

Johannes Brahms

Adiemus, from Adiemus: Songs of Sanctuary

Karl Jenkins

A dream within a dream

Debra Scroggins

Agnus Dei, from The Armed Man

Karl Jenkins

And the Mother did weep; from Stabat Mater

Karl jenkins

A round of three country dances

Thomas Ravenscroft

A Royal Garland

William Mathias

Alleluya psallat

Peter Aston

Angelis suis Deus

Vytautas Miskinis

Anything goes

Porter, arr. A Simmons

Autumn Jussi Chydenius

Ave Maria

Vytautas Miskinis

Ave Verum; from Stabat Mater

Karl Jenkins

Ay que dolor

Joan Cererols

Benedictus, from The Armed Man

Karl Jenkins

Bethlehem Down Peter Warlock

Black Sheep

John Rutter

Bogoroditse Devo

Sergei Rachmaninov

Bright Star

Chris O'Hara

Buffalo Gals

arr. Bob Chilcott

Caliban's Song

David Hamilton

Carmina Burana

Karl Orff

Celebrate with Gladness

Robin Stevens

Come live with me

Sterndale Bennett


Antonio Lotti

Daemon irrepit callidus

Gyorgy Orban

Dashing away with a smoothing iron


arr. Andrew Carter


Morten Lauridsen

Dona nobis pacem; from The Peacemakers

Karl Jenkins

Don't it make my brown eyes blue

Richard Leigh, 

arr. Alan Woods

Dostoino est

Pyotr IlyichTchaikovsky

Double, Double Toil and Trouble

Jaakko Mäntyjärvi

Eriskay love lilt

Trad. Hebridean, arr. Simon Carrington

Every night when the sun goes in

arr. Maurice Gardner

Every time I feel the Spirit

Alan Simmons (TB only)

Five English folksongs

arr. Daryl Runswick

Five English folksongs

arr. Vaughan Williams

For our God, nothing is impossible

Robin Stevens

Four Anthems

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Four sacred partsongs

Felix Mendelssohn

Goodnight sweetheart

Knight (TB Only)

Hamba Lulu (Five African Songs)

arr. Mike Brewer

Healing light; from The Peacemakers

Karl Jenkins


F L Dunkin Wedd

Her Sacred Spirit Soars

Eric Whitacre

Hold me fast Malin Gavelin

Hosanna to the Son of David

Thomas Weelkes

How they so softly rest

Healey Willan

I am the great Sun

Jussi Chydenius

Il est bel et bon


I love my love

Gustav Holst

I'm Goin' to Sing

arr. Parker and Shaw

In caelum fero;

from Adiemus: Songs of Sanctuary

Karl Jenkins

In Paradisum: from Requiem

Karl Jenkins

In Stiller Nacht

Johannes Brahms

Introit, from Requiem

Karl Jenkins

It was a lover and his lass

John Rutter

Joy to the World

arr. David Cullen

La glace est luisante et belle

Paschal de l'Estocart

La, la, la, je ne l'ose dire

Pierre Certon

Lasciate mi morire

Claudio Monteverdi

Lay a garland

Robert Pearsall

Let's do it

Porter, arr. A Simmons

Lullaby of Birdland

George Shearing, 

arr. Andrew Carter

Lux Aurumque

Eric Whitacre

Masters in this hall

arr. David Wilcocks

Minoi, Minoi

Christopher Marshall

Missa Brevis

Knut Nystedt

Music's Empire

Alan Woods (Chorale commission)

Music's praise

Michael Hurd

My God is a rock

Robert Shaw

My Lord, what a morning

arr. Wild

My love dwelt in a Northern land

Edward Elgar

My spirit sang all day

Gerald Finzi

North country folksongs

Philip Wilby

Northern Lights

Ola Gjeilo

Nova! Nova! Bob Chilcott

Nunc Dimittis

Gustav Holst

Ode on St Cecilia's Day

Alan Woods

O Domine Jesu Christe

Francisco Guerrero

O Holy Night

Adolphe Adam

Os justi

Anton Bruckner

O Vos Omnes

Tomás Luis de Vittoria

Panama Tombé


Panis angelicus

Cesar Franck

Pilgrim Song arr. Ryan Murphy

Pokarekare Ana

arr. Andrew Carter

Prayers from the Ark

Ivor R Davies


Ola Gjeilo

Pure Gold. A 4x4 Relay

Luke Carver Goss

Ride on King Jesus

arr. Parker/Shaw

Rig-veda hymns

Gustav Holst (SA Only)

Rise up, my love

Healey Willan

Riu, Riu, Chiu

Cançioner de Uppsala 41


Ivan Hrusovsky

Salvator Mundi

Thomas Tallis

Salvator Mundi

Dr John Blow


Ola Gjeilo

Sfogava con le stelle


Shakespeare Songs Books III and IV


Shall I compare thee?


She Moved through the fair

arr. Daryl Runswick


arr. James Erb

Simeon's Song

Robin Stevens

Simple Pictures of Tomorrow

Chilcott (Chorale commission)


Eric Whitacre

Someone to watch over me

George Gershwin

Song for Athene

John Tavener

Spem in alium nunquam habui

Thomas Tallis

Spirituals for Choirs

Bob Chilcott

Spread a little happiness

Vivian Ellis

Stand up, be joyful

Johann Sebastian Bach

Sweet was the song

Andrew Goff

Swing Low Sweet Chariot

arr. James Morgan

Tebje pajom


Thank you for the music


arr. David Jepson

The Armed Man

Karl Jenkins

The Blue Bird

Charles Villiers Stanford

The Hills

John Ireland

The Holy City

Stephen Adams

The Lily and the Rose

Bob Chilcott

The Northern Lights


arr. David Jepson   

The Peacemakers

Karl Jenkins

The Shower

Edward Elgar

The Song of Life

Robin Stevens

The Water of Tyne

Michael Neaum (TB only)

Three English folksongs

arr. Andrew Carter

Three Gaelic blessings

David Jepson

Three Kings of Orient

J H Hopkins arr. Rutter

Three motets

Pierrer Villette

Three Motets

Charles Villiers Stanford

Tonight eternity alone

Rene Clausen

Two Lenten motets

Pawel Lukaszewski

Two Motets

William Hawley

Two sprituals

Brian Trant

Ubi caritas

Paul Mealor

V'amo di core

Amadeus Mozart

Versa est in luctum

Alfonso Lobo

When a Child is born

Zacar, arr. David Jepson

When David heard

Thomas Weelkes

White-flowering days

Gerald Finzi

With a lily in your hand

Eric Whitacre


Our Musical Director


Jill Henderson-Wild has been with us since 2006.

Her biographical notes are in the People page.

Our Assistant Musical Director

Dave Robinson

See the People page for more details

2024 Concert Dates:


  • 29 June 2024, 7:30pm, at Emmanuel Church, Didsbury 
  • 6 July 2024, 7:30pm, at the church of St Michael and All Angels, Hawkshead
  • 19 October 2024, 3:00pm, at St Margaret's Church, Prestwich
  • 7 December 2024, 3:00pm, at Didsbury Baptist Church
  • 24 December 2024, 3:00pm in the Bridgewater Hall
  • 15 March 2025, 7:30pm, with Bury Youth Big Band at Bury Parish Church
  • 10 May 2025, 7:30pm, with the Master Singers at All Saints Parish Church, Cawthorne
  • 5 July 2025, 7:30pm, at the Bridge Church, Otley
Tickets can be reserved here