Category: Chamber Choir

Retirement of our accompanist, Robert Gillman

Summer Family Concert – Cranleigh Village Hall     Saturday 1st July 2017 Robert Gillman has been a wonderfully skilful, sensitive and patient accompanist for all the Surrey Hills Singing School choirs for a number of years. He has accompanied the Chamber Choir

Together in Music – St Nicolas’ Church, Guildford, 20th May 2017

The Surrey Hills Chamber Choir’s summer concert was a joint venture with Ishani Bhoola’s four piece Waverley Ensemble. Audience and choir got to listen to wonderfully warm and engaging performances of pieces by Corelli, Telemann and Handel, and the choir

Celestial Moments Concert Review

Celestial Moments Concerts – Guildford and Cranleigh  The two Surrey Hills Chamber Choir Summer concerts were entitled ‘Celestial Moments’, and featured a first half of sacred music and a second half of secular songs. Two concerts at St Nicolas’ Church

Celestial Moments

Surrey Hills Chamber Choir present Celestial Moments; Enjoy an evening of harmony for your soul – from the Sacred and Spiritual, to Contemporary, Folk and Popular Classics. On at St Nicolas Guildford on 21st May and St Nicolas Cranleigh on 28th

Christmas Candlelit Concert 2015

Sunday 6th December 2015 at Nicholas church, Guildford Over the last few years, the Surrey Hills Christmas concerts have become a firm, annual favourite with both singers and audience alike. This year was no exception. The candlelit Sunday concert began

Two Capacity Christmas Concerts

The two Surrey Hills Christmas Concerts delighted audiences in Cranleigh and Guildford. On Saturday 6th December in Cranleigh Baptist Church, the audience was treated to wonderful performances from all Surrey Hills Choirs, from the youngest to the most experienced. As

Chamber Choir sweeps the board at Cheltenham

On Saturday 17th May 2014 the Surrey Hills Chamber Choir came first in all the three classes it entered and also won the prestigious CHELTENHAM GOLD CUP (not the racing one!) for the best performance of the day. In the

SHCC Summer Concert 2013

SHCC were delighted to welcome a large and enthusiastic audience to their annual summer concert at St Nicolas Church, Guildford on Saturday 22nd June. After the choir’s amazing run and ultimate crowning as Adult Choir of the Year in the

The Surrey Hills Christmas Concert 2012

Selling tickets wasn’t the problem – it was holding back the hordes! Tickets for families and friends sold before we’d even got the posters up, and after the Surrey Hills Chamber Choir win in the adult category of the Choir

Choir of the Year 2012: the Grand Final

The Grand Final of Choir of the Year took place in Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall on 28th October 2012. The event was recorded for later broadcast on both BBC Radio 3 and TV channel BBC Four, with compères Tim