Sat 16 Nov, 7.30 pm
Chester Cathedral
Arnold: Overture, Peterloo
Vaughan Williams:Tuba Concerto

Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique
Les Neish Tuba, Marco Bellasi conductor

It is 100 years since the Peterloo Massacre when 18 protesters were slaughtered and over 400 were injured by a cavalry charge of the 15th Hussars and the Manchester and Salford Yeomanry. Arnold’s overture commemorates the event whilst Berlioz’ Symphonie Fantastique is the first example in our theme for the season of “Fable and Fantasy”.

Tickets £18; £13 ; Students £6.
from 01244 500959 or www.chesterphilorchestra.co.uk

Tue 19 Nov, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Martin Bickerton guitar
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Friday 22 November 7.45pm
Frodham Community Cemtre, Fluin Lane Frodsham
The Northern Rhythm Big Band   
Popular, punchy big band performances from this dynamic ensemble making a big name for themselves in the region, together with male and female vocalists.
£16.00 season ticket available at door.
01928 890773. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sat 23 Nov, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Sat 23 Nov, 7.30pm 
Chester Cathedral
Jenkins: The Armed Man
Finzi: Intimations of Immortality

The Armed Man charts the growing menace of a descent into war, interspersed with moments of reflection. It shows the horrors that war brings; and ends with the hope for peace in a new millennium, when "sorrow, pain and death can be overcome"
Tickets £15, £20 from cathedral ticket desk
01244 500959    www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 23 Nov, 7.30pm 
Chester Town Hall
'Together in Song'
with Macclesfield Male Voice Choir

Robert Owens conductor
Tickets:£14 Students/Under 18s: £5
www.jumblebee.co.uk/chesterladieschoirtogetherinsong
Tel: 07929211123

Tue 26 Nov, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Lionel Clarke cello, Brian Heald piano
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Wed 27 Nov, 7.30pm 
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
City of Chester Brass Band and Training Band
Ewan Easton and Paul Donoghue, conductors
£5 at the door     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 30 Nov, 7.30pm Church of the Good Shepherd, Heswall
Handel: Messiah
Summerstrand Ensemble
Heather Heighway, Joseph Buckmaster and Armand Rabot
Adrian Griffiths conductor
Tickets £12 from Lingham's Booksellers, Heswall. www.stpeterssingers.co.uk

Tue 3 Dec, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Ensemble Cymru: clarinet, cello, piano
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Fri 6 Dec, 7:30 pm
St John's Church, Sandiway
Seasonal Concert, in aid of Church funds
Tickets £10 - from Kathryn Holmes 01606 889879, www.stcecilia.co.uk

Sat 7 Dec, 7.30pm 
Ellesmere Port Civic Hall
Handel: Messiah
Lloyd Buck conductor
Ticket sales www.epmsonline.co.uk.

Sat 7 Dec,, 7.00pm 
St Mary’s Without the Walls, Chester
‘Festive Favourites’
Adults £5, Children and Under 18s free
Tickets available on the door.

Sat 7 Dec, 7.30pm  
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Christmas Concert
Tickets at the door: £8 (under 18s £5)  01244 379275

Tue 10 Dec, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Chetham's School of Music Instrumentalists
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Wed 11 Dec, 7.30pm
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Pentagon Brass Ensemble
Tickets £20, including buffet, from Chester Visitor Information Centre
0333 666 3366             www.chestermusicsociety.org.

Wed 11 Dec, 7:30 pm
Powis Castle, Welshpool
Carol Concert
Tickets from Powis Castle: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/powis-castle-and-garden
Further details at www.stcecilia.co.uk

Fri 13 Dec and Sat 14 Dec, 7.30pm
St Mary’s Without-the-Walls,Chester
Christmas Concert
Tickets £12.50
01244 375662 or www.ticketsource.co.uk/chesteroperatic

Sat 14 Dec
Venue: See website                             
Christmas Carol Singing Social
See Website for details  www.epmsonline.co.uk

Sun 15 Dec, 7.30pm
St Albans Church, Tattenhall
Carols by Candlelight
Tickets £12, including seasonal refreshments
www.chesterbachsingers.org.uk

Tue 17 Dec, 12.45pm  
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
William Bracken piano
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Wed 18 Dec and Thu 19 Dec, 7.30pm
Chester Cathedral
Christmas Crackers
with Roger McGough presenter
Chester Music Society Choir, Chester Philharmonic Orchestra
Graham Jordan Ellis conductor
Tickets £10, £15, £20 from cathedral ticket desk
01244 500959    www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Friday 20 December 7.45pm
Frodham Community Cemtre, Fluin Lane Frodsham
Moving Performance Worldwide – Ken Grundy marks 25 years in Music
Providing touring services to the performing arts community and holidays for culture lovers, the MD of  Maestro Tour Management presents his life story.
£16.00 season ticket available at door.
01928 890773. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sat 21 Dec, 12.45pm
Wesley Church Centre, Chester
Claire Heald contralto, Brian Heald organ
Retiring collection..........01244 379275

Sat 21 Dec, 7.30pm
St Werburgh's Church, Chester
Carols by Candlelight
Britten: A Ceremony of Carols

Tickets £12, including seasonal refreshments
www.chesterbachsingers.org.uk

Sat 21 Dec, 7.30pm
St Laurence's Church, Frodsham
Christmas Concert
www.fdcs.org.uk

Wed 8 Jan, 7.30pm
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Elizabeth Karani soprano
Edmund Whitehead piano

Tickets £16 from Chester Visitor Information Centre
0333 666 3366          www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Wed 15 Jan, 7.30pm
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Young Musicians recital
Winners and runners up from the Young Musician Competition held on 24 November 2019
£5 at the door     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 25 Jan, 1.15 - 6.30pm
All Saints Church, Hoole
Come and Sing: Mozart Requiem
Tickets £18 (students £10) including refreshments
Informal performance 5.00pm, audience tickets £5
www.chesterbachsingers.org.uk

Wed 5 Feb, 7.30pm
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Jan Modelski Community Orchestras
£5 at the door     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Wed 12 Feb, 7.30pm
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Jubilee String Quartet
Tickets £16 from Chester Visitor Information Centre
0333 666 3366          www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 15 Feb, 7.30pm
The King's School, Chester
All Singers are invited
to join in a celebration of
The Sea
Tickets £20 from 0151 336 5088
 www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 7 Mar, 7.30pm
St Werburgh's Church Chester
Haydn: The Creation
With the 18th Century Sinfonia
£15 (£5 students and under 18)

www.chesterbachsingers.org.uk

Wed 11 Mar, 7.30pm 
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Amy Harman bassoon
Jonathan Ware piano
Tickets £16 from Chester Visitor Information Centre
0333 666 3366          www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Wed 18 Mar, 7.30pm   
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester
Young Musicians from Upton High School
£5 at the door     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Wed 21 Mar, 7.30pm    
Chester Cathedral
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis
£15, £20. Tel 01244 500959
www.chestercathedral.com/events

Sat 28 Mar, 7.30pm
Church of the Good Shepherd, Heswall
Karl Jenkins: Sacred Songs
John Rutter: Feel the Spirit and Sprig of Thyme
Adrian Griffiths conductor
Tickets  £12 from Lingham's Booksellers, Heswall. www.stpeterssingers.co.uk

Sunday 29 March, 7.30pm
Christ Church, Higher Bebington
Chester Bach Singers
with 18th Century Sinfonia on period instruments.
Bach St. John Passion
Ruairi Bowen: Evangelist
£16 Students free. 0151 608 4429; ticketsource.co.uk/cchb

Wed 1 Apr, 7.30pm   
St Mary's Creative Space, Chester

Young Pupils of John Gough
£5 at the door     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk

Sat 4 Apr, 7.30pm 
Abbey Gate College, Saighton
Training Day for amateur instrumentalists
Information from 01606 882007     www.chestermusicsociety.org.uk