Vaughan Williams Singers Events
Tuesday evenings in term time
Choir rehearsals take place at The Priory C of E School, Westbank, Dorking RH4 3DG from 7:45 pm to 9:45 on Tuesday evenings during term time. Interested? see the Join Us page for more info.
Friday December 6th 2019
CHRISTMAS IN VENICE
Martineau Brass and Vaughan Williams Singers combine forces to present a programme of magnificent music from the Golden Age of Venice. The programme includes extracts from Vivaldi's Gloria and works by Giovanni Gabrieli, Andrea Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi and more.
Conducted by Ian Assersohn and Stephen Williams
Venue: St Paul's Church, St Paul's Road West, Dorking. RH4 2HT
Date: Friday December 6th 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
Tickets: £12.50 in advance or £15 on the door. Under-16s free.
Saturday February 8th 2020
COME AND SING THE LARK ASCENDING
Join VW Singers in a rehearsal and performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams' iconic The Lark Ascending in a new arrangement for voices and solo violin by Paul Drayton, along with the stunning work Ancient Prairie by Ēriks Ešenvalds and extracts from Vaughan Williams' Folk Songs of the Four Seasons.
The day runs from 10:30am to 3:30pm, including an open performance of the music at 3:00pm. Participation is open to all singers but pre-booking is essential. Non-participants may observe any part of the event at a cost of £5.00, including the complete performance at 3:00pm
The participation fee includes refreshments, lunch and hire of music.
The day will be led by VW Singers' musical director Ian Assersohn. He will be joined by brilliant young violinist Emma Purslow, who will play the solo parts in The Lark Ascending and Ancient Prairie, and by Jan Assersohn who will accompany the rehearsal.
Venue: Mickleham Village Hall, Dell Close, Mickleham, Surrey RH5 6EE
Date: Saturday February 8th 2020
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm (registrations from 10:00 am) with a public performance at 3:00 pm
Tickets: £25.00 for participants, or £5.00 for observers and audience.