HANDEL Messiah

Truro Choral Society
Truro Symphony Orchestra
with singers from Truro School, Truro High School for Girls, Helston Community College, Richard Lander School

Conductor:  Martin Palmer
Orchestra leader:  Philip Montgomery-Smith

Soloists:

  • Katherine Gregory, Helena Paish, Rebekah Scamp, Lowenna Wearne – sopranos
  • Felicity Turner – alto
  • Matthew Secombe – tenor
  • Jaivin Raj – bass

Tickets available online from Cornish Riviera Box Office, £18, under 19 free (but please book a free ticket)

by telephone: 01726 879500

or from Tourist Offices in Truro, Falmouth, St Austell, St Mawes and Bodmin


Diocesan Choral Union Festival

Saturday, 5th October
2.30pm  at Truro Cathedral

Rehearsal from 11.45 to 12.45, with service from 14.30 to 15.40.

Handel Hallelujah chorus
Parry I was glad
Pascoe O for a thousand tongues to sing (commissioned specially for this service)
Stopford O thou who camest from above 

Entrance free. For further details, visit Truro Cathedral’s website


New Year Concert

Wednesday, 1st January 2020
7pm* at Truro Cathedral
Truro Choral Society
Truro Symphony Orchestra

Conductor: Martin Palmer
Orchestra leader: Philip Montgomery-Smith

Mendelssohn – Choral music from Christus
Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony (two movements)
Bizet Carmen ( excerpts)

Further details of soloists to come

*Please note earlier start time

Tickets are available online at Cornish Riviera Box Office, £18, under 19 free (but please book a free ticket)

by telephone: 01726 879500

or from Tourist Offices in Truro, Falmouth, St Austell, St Mawes and Bodmin


PAST CONCERTS/EVENTS

DIOCESAN CHORAL UNION FESTIVAL

Saturday, 5th October
2.30pm  at Truro Cathedral

Handel Hallelujah chorus
Parry I was glad
Pascoe O for a thousand tongues to sing (commissioned especially for this service)
Stopford O thou who camest from above 


Truro Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, 20th July 2019
7.30pm at Truro Cathedral

Conductor: Martin Palmer
Orchestra leader: Philip Montgomery-Smith

A mixed programme from Truro Choral Society’s affiliated orchestra, to include:
Britten The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Holst The Planets

Tickets: £10 (under 19s free), from TicketSource

As with previous years, orchestra members will be donating their services for free, with all proceeds going to support music making in the cathedral. The Dean will once again be compere.


Music for a Summer’s Evening

Saturday, 15th June 2019
7.30pm at Truro Cathedral
With Newquay Choral Society and Cornish Wind Quintet

Soprano: Helena Paish
Bass: Jaivin Raj
Organ: Carolyn Craig

A mixed programme of music by Mozart and Elgar, including:Mozart Laudate Dominum
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante
Elgar Give unto the Lord
Elgar O Salutaris Hostia
Elgar Great Is the Lord
Elgar Chanson de Nuit and Chanson de Matin

Tickets: £18 (under 19s free), available from Cornish Riviera Box Office (01726 879500; crbo.co.uk)
and at Tourist Information Offices in Truro, St Ives, Penzance, Falmouth, St Mawes, St Austell, Bodmin, Looe, Liskeard & Launceston, plus Heartlands Pool Redruth and The Well House in Fowey.

Cornish Wind Quintet

Helena Paish

Carolyn Craig

Jaivin Raj


BACH St Luke Passion

Screenshot 2019-01-24 at 11.17.48Saturday, 16th March 2019
7.30pm at Truro Cathedral
With Truro Baroque Orchestra
(members of Truro Symphony Orchestra)

Bach St Luke Passion

Evangelist: Joseph Wicks
Jesus: Jacob Dennison
Sopranos: Katherine Gregory and Lowenna Wearne
Alto: Colin Wilson

Tickets: £18 (under 19s free), available from Cornish Riviera Box Office (01726 879500; crbo.co.uk)
and at Tourist Information Offices in Truro, Falmouth, St Austell, St Mawes and Bodmin


New Year Concert

Screenshot 2018-11-19 at 22.58.02Tuesday, 1st January 2019
7pm at Truro Cathedral
With Truro Symphony Orchestra

Mixed choral and orchestral programme:
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Vivaldi Gloria
Holst The Planets (Mars)
Poulenc Gloria
Holst The Planets (Jupiter)
Pascoe Music!

Soprano: Cheryl Rosevear
Alto: Felicity Turner

Tickets: £18 (under 19s free), available on the door (not available via Hall for Cornwall from December 28)

Cheryl Rosevear, soprano

Cheryl Rosevear, soprano

Felicity Turner, alto

Felicity Turner, alto


JENKINS The Armed Man

Screen Shot 2018-09-24 at 15.48.18Saturday, 3rd November 2018
7.30pm at Truro Cathedral
Armistice Centenary Commemoration Concert
With Truro Symphony Orchestra and singers from Richard Lander School,
Truro School and Cornwall Youth Chamber Choir

Duruflé Requiem – Introit & Kyrie
Weber Clarinet Concerto – soloist Edward Holmes
Jenkins The Armed Man

Tickets: £18 (under 19s free), available from Box Office Cornwall (01872 262466; hallforcornwall.co.uk)


Truro Symphony Orchestra

Screen Shot 2018-07-01 at 14.50.57Saturday, 21st July 2018
7.30pm at Truro Cathedral

Conductor: Martin Palmer
Orchestra leader: Philip Montgomery-Smith

Shostakovich Festive Overture
Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade

Tickets: £10 (under 19s free), available from ticketsource.co.uk/truro-symphony-orchestra or on the door

After the huge success of its concert last year, Truro Symphony Orchestra, Truro Choral Society’s affiliated orchestra, is putting on a Russian-themed concert on Saturday, 21st July, at Truro Cathedral. Orchestra members will once again be donating their services for free, with all proceeds going to support music making in the cathedral.


All details correct at time of going to press.