Past Concerts

The choir has a rich history of concert performances dating back over five decades. We’ve had the privilege of performing many beautiful arrangements with some very talented musicians over the years, and have compiled an extensive list of these concerts below for you to to flick through.
May 2016
May 2015
December 2014
May 2014
April 2013
May 2012
May 2011
May 2010
April 2009
May 2008
May 2007
May 2006
May 2005
December 2004
May 2004
April 2002
May 2001
May 2000
May 1999
May 1998
May 1997
May 1996
May 1995
May 1994
May 1993
November 1992
May 1992
May 1991
May 1990
May 1989
May 1988
May 1987
September 1986
May 1985
May 1984
May 1983
May 1982
May 1981
May 1980
May 1979
May 1978
May 1977
May 1976
May 1975
May 1974
May 1973
May 1972
May 1971
May 1970
December 1969
October 1968
November 1967
December 1966
May 1966
January 1966

REQUIEM, Verdi

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Viki Hart (Soprano)
Cara Curran (Contralto)
Elgan Llŷr Thomas (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

50th Anniversary Celebrations

ELIJAH,  Mendelssohn

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Ros Evans (Soprano)
Kate Wolveridge (Cotralto)
Tom Raskin (Tenor)
Jason Howard (Bass)

50th Anniversary Celebrations

MESSIAH, Handel

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Kate Wolveridge (Contralto)
Andrew Glover (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

PETITE MESSE SOLENNELLE, Rossini
TOWARD THE UNKNOWN REGION, Vaughan Williams

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Joanna Skillet (Soprano)
Cara Curran (Contralto)
Christopher Turner (Tenor)
Phil Gault (Bass)

MESSA DI GLORIA, Puccini
REQUIEM, Mozart

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Cara Curran (Contralto)
Tom Raskin (Tenor)
Simon Thorpe (Bass)

THE SEASONS (SPRING and WINTER), Haydn
HARMONIEMESSE (“WIND BAND MASS “), Haydn

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Viki Hart (Soprano)
Helena Daffern (Contralto)
Richard Allen (Tenor)
Owen Webb (Bass)

EXSULATE, JUBILATE, Mozart
A GERMAN REQUIEM,  Brahms

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Viki Hart (Soprano)
Simon Lobelson (Tenor)

MAGNIFICAT, John Rutter
THE ARMED MAN; A MASS FOR PEACE, Karl Jenkins

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloist
Ros Evans

MASS in C, Beethoven
LAUDATE DOMINUM, Mozart
ORONATION MASS, Mozart

Conductor; Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Elizabeth Donovan (Soprano)
Siân Meinir (Contralto)
Nicholas Ransley (Tenor)
Simon Thorpe (Bass)

No major work performed owing to restoration work in St Margaret’s Church. A spring concert was held in our Lady of Lourdes Church together with the Cynon Valley Youth Band.

STABAT MATER, Dvorak
FIVE MYSTICAL SONGS, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Mairéad Buicke (Soprano)
Katherine Allen (Mezzo Soprano)
Tom Raskin (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

REQUIEM, Op 48, Gabriel Fauré
GLORIA, Francis Poulenc
BLEST PAIR of SIRENS, Charles Hubert Parry

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Ros Evans (Soprano)
Martin Lloyd (Bass)

ELIJAH, Mendelssohn

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Kate Woolveridge (Contralto)
Huw Rhys-Evans (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

40th Anniversary Concert

MESSIAH, G F Handel

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Helen May (Contralto)
Richard Allen (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

REQUIEM, W A Mozart
MESSA DE GLORIA, Puccini

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Justine Platts (Soprano)
Laura Styler (Mezzo Soprano)
Richard Allen (Tenor)
Gavin Davies (Bass)

THE KING SHALL REJOICE, G F Handel
CREATION, Haydn

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Ros Evans (Soprano)
Wynne Evans (Tenor)
Michael Dewis (Bass)

BLEST PAIR of SIRENS, Charles Hubert Parry
PETITE MESSE SOLENNELLE, G Rossini

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Justine Platts (Soprano)
Helen May (Mezzo Soprano)
Thomas Raskin (Tenor)
Michael Dewis (Bass)

MESSIAH, G F Handel

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Nicola Hollyman (Soprano)
Helen May (Contralto)
Thomas Raskin (Tenor)
Jason Howard (Bass)

REQUIEM, J Rutter
MASS in C, Beethoven

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Elizabeth Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Christopher Waring Davies (Tenor)
Martin Niell (Bass)

ZADOK the PRIEST, G F Handel
REQUIEM, Mozart

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Bethan Dudley (Soprano)
Yvonne Lea (Contralto)
Christopher Waring Davies (Tenor)
Simon Kirkbride (Baritone)

ELIJAH, Felix Mendelssohn

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Kate Woolveridge (Contralto)
Aled Hall (Tenor)
Jason Howard (Bass)

GWEDDI, Arwel Hughes
Y BUMED GERDD, Vincent Thomas
NELSON MASS, Hayden

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Organist: Rupert Keeling
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Iona Jones (Soprano)
Elizabeth Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Jeffrey Lloyd Roberts (Tenor)
Dyfed Wyn-Evans (Bass)

MESSA DI GLORIA, Puccini
REQUIEM, Fauré

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Organist: Howard Watt
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Oliver Lallemant (Treble)
Phillip Holtham (Tenor)
John King (Bass)

REQUIEM, Verdi

Conductor: Andrew Badham
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Margaret Richardson (Soprano)
Sarah Pope (Mezzo Soprano)
David Goulden (Tenor)
Dean Robinson (Bass)

DIE MEISTERSINGER OVERTURE, Wagner
DEWI SANT, Arwel Hughes

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Accompanist: Meryn Williams
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists
Elen ap Robert (Soprano)
Donald Stevenson (Tenor)
Jeremy Huw Williams (Baritone)

HIAWATHA’s WEDDING FEAST, S. Coleridge-Taylor

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Helen Griffiths
Anthony Morse

STABAT MATER, Dvorak

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones
City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra
Leader; Denise Richardson

Soloists:
Claire Rutter (Soprano)
Maria Jagusz (Contralto)
David Owen (Tenor)
John King (Bass)

CORONATION MASS, Mozart
HYMN of PRAISE, Mendelssohn

Conductor: Andrew Badham
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones
City of Swansea Chamber Orchestra
Leader; Mansel Hughes

Soloists
Carol Foulkes (Soprano)
Hilary Summers (Contralto)
Mark Le Brocq (Tenor)
Nigel Hopkins (Bass)

25th Anniversary Concert

ELIJAH, Felix Mendelssohn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones
City of Swansea Orchestra
Leader; Mansel Hughes

Soloists:
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Beddig Verona James (Contralto)
Huw Rhys-Evans (Tenor)
Glyn Davenport (Bass)

HIAWATHA’s WEDDING FEAST. S. Coleridge-Taylor

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Huw Rhys Evans (Tenor)
Neil Davies (Bass)

MARIA THERESA MASS, Haydn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones
City of Swansea Orchestra
Leader; Mansel Hughes

Soloists
Ann Todd-Howarth (Soprano)
Sidonie Winter (Contralto)
Paul Harrhy (Tenor)
Glyn Davenport (Bass)

SAMSON, G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Christine Wilkes (Contralto)
Huw Rhys Evans (Tenor)
Glyn Davenport (Bass)

REQUIEM, W A Mozart

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Accompanist: Andrew Badham
City of Swansea Orchestra
Leader;  Hughes

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Anne Morgan (Contralto)
Geraint Roberts (Tenor)
James Miller-Coburn (Bass)

21st Anniversary Concert

MESSIAH , G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Anne Morgan (Contralto)
Gareth Roberts (Tenor)
Terrence Sharp (Bass)

MASS in C, Beethoven

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Alison Pearce (Soprano)
Susan Tyrrell (Mezzo Soprano)
Neil Archer (Tenor)
David G Smith (Bass)

ELIJAH, Felix Mendelssohn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
Ameral Gunson (Contralto)
Peter Bronder (Tenor)
Ian Caddy (Bass)

CREATION, J Haydn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Neil Mackie (Tenor)
Jeffrey Moses (Bass)

ST. PAUL, Mendelssohn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Beverley Humphries (Mezzo Soprano)
Gareth Roberts (Tenor)
John Davies (Bass)

ACIS and GALETEA, G F Handel
MESSA de GLORIA, Puccini

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Susan Dennis (Soprano)
Maldwyn Davies (Tenor)
Noel Noble (Bass)

‘JUDAS MACCABAEUS’, G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Meryl Drower (Soprano)
Lesley Roberts (Contralto)
Wynford Evans (Tenor)
Jason Shute (Bass)

MESSIAH, G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organ: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists:
Judith Rees (Soprano)
Angela Rogers-Davies (Contralto)
John Elwes (Tenor)
Alan Charles (Bass)

SAMSON, G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Miriam Bowen (Soprano)
Margaret Cable (Contralto)
John Elwes (Tenor)
Alan Charles (Bass)

ELIJAH, Felix Mendelssohn

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Margaret Cable (Contralto)
Peter Jeffes (Tenor)
Robert Bickerstaff (Bass)

REQUIEM, W A Mozart

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organist/Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Norma Morgan (Soprano)
Maureen Morelle (Contralto)
David Rendell (Tenor)
John Davies (Bass)

ACIS and GALETEA, G F Handel

Conductor: Mrs Phyllis Brace
Organist/Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Janet Price (Soprano)
John Elwes (Tenor)
Neil Howlett (Bass)

Selections from ‘GILBERT and SULLIVAN’ Operas

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones
Narrator: Rev. Gwilym Williams

Soloists
Rhydfen Eynon (Soprano)
Gaynor Gronow (Contralto)
David Williams (Tenor)
Miller Coburn (Baritone)

TWELFTH MASS, W A Mozart

Conductor: Phyllis Brace
Accompanist: Mrs Eirlys Jones

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Marjorie McMichael (Contralto)
John Elwes (Tenor)
David Thomas (Bass)

CREATION, J Haydn

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanist: Lyndon Howells

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Wynford Evans (Tenor)
David Gwynne (Bass)

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MESSIAH (Christmas Music), G F Handel

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanist: Lyndon Howells

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Patricia Rivers (Contralto)
Colin Jones (Tenor)
Kelvin Thomas (Bass)

GRAND CONCERT

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanists: Lyndon Howells, Eirlys Jones

JUDAS MACCABAEUS , G F Handel

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Continuo: Lyndon Howells
The Morgan Lloyd Orchestra

Soloists
Janet Price (Soprano)
Leslie Roberts (Contralto)
William McAlpine (Tenor)
John Noble (Bass)

The Christmas Music from ‘ MESSIAH’, G F Handel

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanist: Lyndon Howells

Soloists
Pamela Field (Soprano)
Patricia Rivers (Contralto)
Colin Jones (Tenor)
Kelvin Thomas (Bass)

HIAWATHA’s WEDDING FEAST, S. Coleridge-Taylor
MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanist: Lyndon Howells

Soloists
Eifan Davies
Lesley Roberts
Pamela Field

HIWATHA’s WEDDING FEAST, S. Coleridge-Taylor

Conductor: Phyllis Morley Jones
Accompanists: Lyndon Howells, Eirlys Jones
Clarinet: Mair Samuel
Oboe: Adrian Burridge

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