Cockermouth Harmonic Society

Jan-00

Haydn Creation


Jeremy Suter


Jul-00

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle


Michael Hancock


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Dec-00

Elgar Give Unto the Lord




Harold East Magnificat




Geoffrey Bush Christmas Cantata




English Christmas music

 & carols



Michael Hancock

Jul-01

Finzi Intimations of Immortality




Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region




Thomas Pitfield The Hills




(with Sale Choral Society)


Michael Hancock


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Jan-02

Mendelssohn When Jesus our Lord




Carissimi Jephte




Bach Nun ist das Heil; Ich habe genug




Wood Hail Gladdening Light




Janacek Songs of Hukwaldy




Kenneth Leighton Lully, Lulla, Thou little tiny child


David Gibbs


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Mar-02

Rachmaninov O Come, Let Us Worship;   Ave Maria




To the Mother of God




Bruckner Christus factus est




Casals O vos omnes




John IV of Portugal Crux fidelis




Allegri Miserere


David Gibbs

Jul-02

Rachmaninov Vespers


David Gibbs


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Dec-02

Wesley Let us lift up our heart




Bach Wachet Auf & Nun komm der Heiden Heiland




Howells A Spotless Rose, Sing Lullaby, Here is the Little Door




Walton King Herod & The Cock, Coronation Te Deum




Handel Extracts from Messiah


Michael Hancock


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May-03

Beethoven Mass in C


Michael Hancock


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Jun-03

Orff Carmina Burana




Constant Lambert The Rio Grande




(with Carlisle Cathedral Choristers)


Michael Hancock


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Dec-03

Handel Messiah


David Gibbs


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Jun-04

Mozart Requiem




Purcell Te Deum Laudamus, Jubilate Deo


Michael Hancock

Jul-04

(Carlisle International Festival)




Mozart Clarinet Concerto, Requiem




(with Abbey Singers, Wordsworth Singers


Michael Hancock


& Carlisle Cathedral Youth)




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Nov-04

Brahms German Requiem




Why, Lord, is the light vouchsafed ... weary of soul?


David Gibbs

Jul-05

Bach Mass in F, Cantatas 105 & 108




Brandenburg Concerto No.1




Zelenka Magnificat in C


David Gibbs


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Nov-05

Dupré Four Motets




Frank Panis Angelicus




Fauré Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine


John Robinson

Mar-06

Purcell  The Fairy Queen


John Robinson

Jun-06

9th Annual Bursary Concert


John Robinson

Jul-06

(Carlisle International Festival)




Mozart Mass in C minor


Jeremy Suter


(with Abbey Singers & Wordsworth Singers)



Sep-06

Mozart: Requiem


John Robinson

Dec-06

Vivaldi: Gloria

R Vaughn Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Britten: Ceremony of Carols


John Robinson

Mar-07

Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

Janacek: Otcenas

Kodaly: Missa Brevis

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John Robinson

May-07

Elgar: Songs from the Bavarian Highlands

Moeran: Three songs from Songs of Springtime:  Under the Greenwood Tree, Good Wine and To Daffodils


John Robinson

June 07

Moeran: Songs of Springtime

Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel

Bowen: Suite No. 2 [piano duet]

Elgar: Songs from the Bavarian Highlands


John Robinson

July 07

(Carlisle International Festival)

Beethoven: Mass in C

(The Festival Chorus contained many Society members)


Michael Hancock

December 07

Bach: Christmas Oratorio

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John Robinson

March 08

Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms

Rachmaninov: Ave Maria, Hymn of the Cherubim, To Thee O Lord

Rachmaninov: Piano Sonata Op. 36 No. 2

Janacek: Songs of Huckwaldy

Borodin: Polovtsian Dance from Prince Igor


John Robinson

July 08

Schubert: Symphony in C Major (The Great C Major)

Schubert: Mass in A flat

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John Robinson

December 08

FW Wadley: “The Holy Birth”

plus

Carols for Choir and Audience


Edward Taylor

April 09

Vierne: Messe Solonelle

Organ solo work

Widor: Messe Solonnelle and Motets


Edward Taylor

July 09

John Rutter: O Clap Your Hands

John Rutter: For The Beauty of the Earth

Andrew Carter: Musick’s Jubilee

John Rutter: Magnificat

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Edward Taylor

January 10

Handel: Messiah


(Originally scheduled for November 2009, but postponed due to flooding in Cockermouth.)


Edward Taylor

March 10

Finzi: Lo The Full Final Sacrifice

Britten: Rejoice In The Lamb

Durufle: Requiem

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Edward Taylor

May 10

Vivaldi: Choruses from ‘Gloria’

Parry: Blest Pair Of Sirens

Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus


Ian Thompson

July 10

Vivaldi: Gloria

Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus

Handel: Foundling Hospital Anthems (including Hallelujah Chorus)



Ian Thompson


June 11


Haydn: Nelson Mass

Handel: Coronation Anthems

Schubert: Anthems


Ian Thompson

November 11

Mendelssohn: Elijah

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Ian Thompson

March 12

Stainer: Crucifixion

Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs

Dyson: Three Songs of Praise


Ian Thompson

June 12

Walter Carroll: Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis

Carissimi: Jepthe

Purcell: Ode to St Cecilia

Philip Wood: Look Up Sweet Babe


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Ian Thompson

November 12

Handel: Samson


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Ian Thompson

June 13

Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle


Opera Choruses


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Ian Thompson

November 2013

From Advent to Epiphany



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Ian Thompson

April 2014

J S Bach: St John Passion


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Ian Thompson

July 2014

As part of Lakeland Opera’s production of Verdi Requiem


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Ian Thompson

January 2015

Mendelssohn Hymn of Praise

Poulenc Gloria

Berlioz Childhood of Christ pt 2


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Ian Thompson

June 2015

Haydn Te Deum, Salve Regina, Insanae et Vane Curae


Mozart Coronation Mass, Regina Coeli


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Ian Thompson

April 2016

Schubert Mass in A

Liszt Via Crucis

Faure Requiem


Ian Thompson

July 2016

Handel Messiah



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Ian Thompson

January 2017

Monteverdi Vespers (extract)

Vivaldi Gloria

Donizetti Miserere

Puccini Requiem

Verdi Macbeth (extract)

Mascagni Easter Hymn


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Ian Thompson

April 2017

Haydn Creation


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Ian Thompson

July 2017

Summer Serenade:

Elgar Songs from the Bavarian Highlands

Wood Five Shakespeare Songs

Stanford Songs of the Fleet



Ian Thompson

Performances 2000 - Present

Last updated: 7 May 2017