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A Night at the Opera

It's time for our annual opera gala! Join us for another spectacular evening of scenes from across the centuries, semi-staged to deliver every ounce of the drama. We are delighted to welcome back director Emma Black, alongside pianist Alison Gill and our exceptional singers. 

Sopranos: Eleanor Garside & Jenny Bianco

Mezzo Soprano: Georgia Mae Ellis

Tenor: Gareth Edmunds

Basses: Edward Robinson & Peter Lidbetter

- Saturday 31st August 2024, 7.30pm

at St John's Church, Sharow, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Programme

Mozart: 'Alla bella despinetta'  Sextet from Così

Sondheim: 'Agony'  from Into The Woods

Bizet: Card scene from Carmen

Walton: extract from The Bear

Bizet: Omlette Quartet from Le Docteur Miracle

Strauss: Champagne Scene from Die Fledermaus

Britten: extract from Albert Herring

Tchaikovsky: Act 1 Quartet from Onegin

Mozart: 'Sull'aria'  from The Marriage of Figaro

G&S: 'Then one of us will be a queen'  from Gondoliers

Verdi: Closing chorus from Falstaff

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Les chansons des roses

 

Join us to celebrate the launch of our debut album! 

- Saturday 26th October 2024, 7.30pm

at St John's Church, Sharow, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Programme to include:

Lauridsen - Les chansons des roses

Dove - The Passing of the Year

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Carols by Candlelight

 

Make your Christmas with our evening of carols, lit be candlelight, and with a glass of mulled wine. 

- Saturday 21st December 2024, 7.30pm

at St John's Church, Sharow, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Repeat performances of our carols programme: 

- Saturday 30th November 2024, 7.30pm 

at Holy Trinity Church, Coverham, North Yorkshire

 

- Sunday 22nd December 2024, 4.00pm

at St Modwen's Church, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

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Dinner is Served

 

Join us for a lavish ten-course musical tasting menu, where each course is represented by choral music, song and opera. 

- Saturday 1st March 2025, 7.30pm

at St John's Church, Sharow, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Programme

Aperitif

Purcell - If Music be the food of love

Amuse bouche

Gibbons - The Cries of London (pt 1)

Soup 

Bernstein - La bonne cuisine: Ox tails

Fish course

Gower-Smith - Sea Fever

Starter

Bizet - Omlette Quartet (from Dr Miracle)

Main course

Tavener - The Lamb

Side

Monty Python - Spam

Pudding

Weill - Ice cream sextet (from Street Scene)

Digestif 

Bach arr CGS - Coffee Cantata: Die Katze lasst das Mausen nicht

...and much more... 

Previous concerts: 

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