2021 Concerts

Join us for our DCS Come and Sing Day on 3rd July 2021 10am to 4.30pm. Join our Musical Director, Dr. Jon Williams, organist Adrian Bawtree (Canterbury Cathedral) and members of Dover Choral Society in a relaxed and informal workshop day to sing a selection of popular choral classics in the historic and beautiful surroundings of St Mary’s
Church in Dover town centre.

Autumn Concert Saturday 27 November at 3.30pm (programme includes Purcell: Dido & Aeneas)

Thursday 16 December Christmas Concert at 7.30pm

Past Concerts

YearWorks PerformedVenueDatePerformers
2019Christmas ConcertThe Church of St. Mary the VirginThursday, 19th December 2019
Handel Judas MaccabeusSt. Peter & Paul, CharltonSaturday, 30th November 2019Sopranos – Penelope Martin-Smith & Catherine Futcher
Countertenor – Adam Southey
Tenor – Paul Young
Bass – Jeremy Bowyer
Faure Requiem
Mozart Coronation Mass
Rutter For the Beauty of the Earth
Faure Cantique de Jean Racine
St. Peter & Paul, RiverSaturday, 11th May 2019Dover Choral Society Singers
Rod Spencer – Organ
Bridget Tizzard – Soprano
June Woodland – Alto
Joseph Yarrow – Tenor
Kye Clark – Bass
2018Bach Magnificat in D
Vivaldi Gloria
Purcell Come Ye Sons of Art
Dover Town HallSaturday, 17th November 2018Dover Choral Society
The Connaught Orchestra conducted by Stephen Yarrow
Soloists
Finzi Lo, the Full Final Sacrifice
Lewis A Day at the Lakes – Suite for Orchestra (World Premiere)
Rossini Stabat Mater
Dover Town HallSaturday, 24th March 2018Soprano – Penelope Martin-Smith
Mezzo Soprano – Rachel Falaise
Tenor – Greg Tassell
Bass – James Oldfield
2017Handel MessiahDover Town HallSaturday, 18th November 2017Soprano – Jenni Harper
Counter Tenor – Rory McCleery
Tenor – Paul Smy
Bass – Jon Williams
Haydn The SeasonsDover Town HallSaturday, 25th March 2017Soprano – Helen Bailey
Tenor – Paul Smy
Baritone – Julian Chou-Lambert
2016Bach Christmas OratorioDover Town HallSaturday, 19th November 2016Soprano – Rachel Chapman
Contralto – Margaret Cameron
Tenor – William Balkwill
Bass – Colin Campbell
Chilcott Canticles of Light
Schubert Mass in G
Rutter Mass of the Children
Dover Town HallSaturday, 19th March 2016Soprano – Catherine Futcher
Baritone – Philip Spendley
Tenor – Joseph Yarrow
with Canterbury Girls Choir
2015Parry Blest Pair of Sirens
Elgar Spirit of England
Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem
Dover Town HallSaturday, 21st November 2015Soprano – Penelope Martin-Smith
Bass – Philip Spendly
Dvorak Mass in D
Durufle Requiem
Dover Town HallSaturday, 28th March 2015Soprano – Luconda Drelaud
Alto – Rachel Eberlein
Tenor – Paul Young
Bass – Rhys Hughes