Complete list of concerts

Year Works performed Conductor
1951 Gluck: Orpheus Cyril Gell
1952 Haydn: The Seasons Herbert Bargett
1953 Handel: Mirth and Melancholy John Clements
1954 Handel: The Messiah Herbert Bargett
1955 Purcell: King Arthur; Vaughan Williams: Towards the Unknown Region Anthony Hopkins
1956 JS Bach: Sleepers Awake; Brahms: Song of Destiny; Parry: Pied Piper Iris Lemare
1957 JS Bach: St Mathew Passion David Wilcocks
1958 Stanford: Songs of the Fleet; Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens; Elgar: From the Bavarian Highlands; Armstrong Gibbs: The Highwayman Herbert Wiseman
1959 Haydn: The Creation Allan Wicks
1960 Handel: Samson Allan Wicks
1961 Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem Meredith Davies
1962 JS Bach: Magificat; Britten: St Nicholas Allan Wicks
1963 JS Bach: St Mathew Passion Meredith Davies
1964 Purcell: Dido and Aeneas; Vaughan Williams: Cotswold Romance Henry Havergal
1965 Handel: Judas Maccabaeus Charles Groves
1966 JS Bach: St Mathew Passion Dr Chalmers Burns
1967 Mendelssohn: Elijah Eric Chadwick
1968 Haydn: Nelson Mass; Handel: Chandos Anthem No 6 Eric Chadwick
1969 Verdi: Requiem Eric Chadwick
1970 Dyson: Canterbury Pilgrims Marcus Dodds
1971 Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius Charles Groves
1972 Mozart: Requiem; Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music Charles Groves
1973 JS Bach: B Minor Mass Allan Wicks
1974 Tippett: A Child of our Time; Dvorak: Te Deum Norman del Mare
1975 Vivaldi: Gloria; Faure: Requiem Meredith Davies
1976 Handel: Israel in Egypt Eric Chadwick
1977 JS Bach: St Mathew Passion Eric Chadwick
1978 Verdi: Requiem Simon Rattle
1979 Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem, Song of Destiny Stewart Robertson
1980 JS Bach: St John Passion Paul Steinitz
1981 Poulenc: Gloria; Vaughan Williams: Donna Nobis Pacem Paul Steinitz
1982 Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius Donald Hunt
1983 JS Bach: B Minor Mass Paul Steinitz
1984 Handel: Solomon Donald Hunt
1985 Elgar: The Kingdom Donald Hunt
1985 Handel: The Messiah Hugh Davies
1986 Mendelssohn: St Paul David Hill
1987 Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony David Hill
1987 Handel: The Messiah Hugh Davies
1988 Verdi: Requiem Charles Groves
1989 Haydn: The Creation Hugh Davies
1990 Rossini: Stabat Mater; Bruckner: Te Deum James Lockhart
1991 JS Bach: St Mathew Passion David Hill
1992 Dvorak: Mass in D; Durufle: Requiem Philip Ledger
1993 Mendelssohn: Elijah Donald Hunt
1994 Schultz: Psalm 150; Gabrielli: In Excelsis; Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb; Kodaly: Missa Brevis Philip Ledger
1995 JS Bach: St John Passion David Hill
1996 Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast; Borodin: Polovtsian dances Philip Ledger
1997 Haydn: Te Deum; Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem Simon Halsey
1997 Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem; Hare: Sing to us Ian Hare
1998 JS Bach: Magnificat; Mozart: Requiem Philip Ledger
1999 Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms; Orff: Carmina Burana Philip Ledger
2000 Handel: Coronation Anthems; Beethoven: Mass in C Philip Ledger
2001 Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius Donald Hunt
2002 Carter: Benedictine; Taverner: Song for Athene; Haydn: Nelson Mass Nigel Perrin
2003 Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Lambert: The Rio Grande; Rodgers (arr. Hunt): With a Song in my Heart; Copeland: Old American Songs Donald Hunt
2004 Verdi: Requiem Philip Ledger
2005 Vaughan Williams: Te Deum in G; D Scarlatti: Stabat Mater; Liszt: Missa Choralis Stephen Cleobury
2006 Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man; John Rutter: The Mass of the Children Simon Wright
2007 Rossini: Petite Messe Solonelle Nigel Perrin
2008 JS Bach: B Minor Mass Simon Halsey
2009 Nielsen: Springtime in Funen; Carter: Te Deum; Britten: St. Nicolas Simon Wright
2010 Fanshawe: African Sanctus; Hare: Cumbrian Canticle Simon Halsey and Ian Hare
2011 Parry: I was Glad; Palestrina: Stabat Mater; JS Bach: Singet dem Herrn; John Rutter: Magnificat Ian Hare
2012 Hare: Christ be with me; Handel: Coronation Anthems - Zadok the Priest, The King Shall Rejoice; Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem Andrew Padmore
2013 Willcocks: Sing!; Chilcott: Salisbury Vespers; Rutter: Gloria Bob Chilcott
2014 Bernstein: Chichester Psalms; Hare: Sing to us, you hills and valleys; Goodall: Eternal Light Nigel Perrin
2015 Mendelssohn: Elijah Andrew Padmore
2016 Jongen: Mass; Saint Saens: Requiem Victoria Ely
2017 Rossini: Stabat Mater; Puccini: Messa di Gloria Andrew Padmore
2018 Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem; Jenkins: Requiem Ian Wright
2019 Haydn: The Seven Last Words of Christ; Mozart: Requiem John Butt