Mark Griffiths is our Musical Director. You can see an earlier rehearsal scene here - click to see the video.The Chorale welcomes new singers. We rehearse on Tuesday evenings at 7.45pm at St George’s Church Hall, Albemarle Road, Beckenham BR3 3HZ, and perform in St George’s Church.
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Beckenham Chorale Winter Concert 2017
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Beckenham Chorale was founded as the Manor Choir in 1960 by KeninmoreStraker, London manager of the music publishers Ricordi and Co., who was succeeded in 1964 by Lionel Sawkins. To reflect the choir's local identity its name was changed at the beginning of 1967 to Beckenham Chorale. James Blair was the Conductor from 1977 until 2015. Adam Treadway was appointed Assistant Conductor in 2013 and was Musical Director from 2015 until 2016. Mark Griffiths is our new Musical Director.
Future Dates for the Diary
Saturday 17th March 2018
With a Voice of Triumph
Spirited performance of anthems by:
Parry, SS Wesley, Vaughan-Williams, Elgar, Mendelssohn, Howells, Boyle, Ireland
Soloists & Organ
Saturday 16th June 2018
Haydn: Insanae et Vanae Curae
Brahms: Variation on St Anthony Chorale attributed to Haydn
Soloists & St Paul's Sinfonia