Repertoire

This is a list of the music we have performed since the choir was founded in 1984, either at our own Crouch End Festival Chorus concerts or in collaboration with the other artists, orchestras and conductors.

*Crouch End Festival Chorus commission

2018

Randall Thompson Alleluia

Tippett Five Spirituals

Paul Patterson Time Piece

Tarik O’Regan The Ecstasies Above

*Bernard Hughes Revelation Window

Tavener Prayer of the Heart

Prokofiev Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the Revolution

Prokofiev Seven, they are Seven

Orff Carmina Burana

Stravinsky Les Noces

Beethoven Choral Symphony (No.9) 

Bernstein Chichester Psalms

Bernstein West Side Story Suite No. 2

*Ryan Latimer Frigates & Follies

2017

Vivaldi Gloria

Holst Hymn of Jesus

Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky

Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

BBC Heaven to Hell at the Movies concert - Various

Hans Zimmer Film Scores – Various

Ray Davies at Proms in the Park Various

Bach St John Passion

Mark Simpson The Immortal

*Roland Perrin Lansky: The Mob’s Money Man

James Horner Film Scores – Various

James Newton Howard Film Scores - Various

*Laura Bowler navigating the dog watch

Gershwin Porgy and Bess

Bach Christmas Oratorio

Handel extracts from The Messiah

2016

Bach Mass in B Minor

Adams Harmonium

Poulenc Gloria

Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music

Hans Zimmer Film Music - Various

Morricone Film Music - Various

Whitacre Water Night

Alan Charlton Mirror Suite

Rheinberger Mass in E Flat Major

Stanford The Blue Bird

Ballard/Garrett Man in the Mirror

Lera Auerbach The Infant Minstrel and his Peculiar Menagerie

Bocelli Opera choruses - various

Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem

Gibbons The Silver Swan

Gilbert & Sullivan Modern Major General

Take That Never Forget

Trad. Floral Dance

Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts

2015

Monteverdi Vespers of 1610

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds UK Tour Various

Roland Perrin Lansky: The Mob’s Money Man

Rachmaninov Vespers

Victoria O Quam Gloriosum

Grieg Ave Maris Stella

Lotti Crucifixus

Gabrielli Jubilate Deo

Ives Symphony No 4

Mozart C Minor Mass

Britten St Nicolas

Britten A Ceremony of Carols

2014

Robert Fripp arr. Andrew Keeling Soundscapes

Bedford Twelve Hours of Sunset  

*Murray Gold when my brother fell into the river...

*Will Todd Rage Against the Dying of the Light

Mahler Symphony No. 2

Bruckner Motets

*Bernard Hughes Salve Regina

Tavener Annunciation; Song for Athene

Tallis Spem in Alium  

Paul Anka / Orlando Gough It Doesn’t Matter Anymore

Vaughan Williams Mass in G Minor

Rachmaninov The Bells

Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

Verdi Requiem

*James McCarthy Malala

Tippett A Child of Our Time

Procol Harum Various

2013

Gibbons The Silver Swan  

Will Todd Ode to a Nightingale  

Britten Spring Symphony  

Ray Davies Various  

Handel Zadok the Priest  

Walton Coronation Te Deum  

Parry I Was Glad  

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast

Zbigniew Preisner Diaries of Hope  

Mendelssohn Elijah

Britten War Requiem  

2012

Philip Glass Three Songs; The Grid  

*James McCarthy 17 Days  

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds: UK Arena Tours  Various

Arvo Pärt Adam’s Lament  

Bedford A Charm of Joy  

Haydn ‘Nelson’ Mass  

Robert Fripp Soundscapes

Bruckner Mass in E Minor  

Stravinsky Mass

Eric Whitacre i thank You God for most this amazing day; Water Night; Sleep  

Schoenberg Gurrelieder  

Noel Gallagher: High Flying Birds UK tour  Various

Poulenc Stabat Mater

Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem

Andrea Bocelli: UK tour Various

2011

John Adams Harmonium  

Gerhard The Plague  

Bach St John Passion

Britten Ballad of Heroes  

Ray Davies: Meltdown Festival Village Green Preservation Society

Basement Jaxx vs Metropole Orkest Various

Kodály Missa Brevis  

Mozart Solemn Vespers;

Mozart Requiem  

2010

Haydn Die Schöpfung (The Creation)

Noel Gallagher @ Teenage Cancer Trust Various

Ennio Morricone Film Scores Various

Janácek Glagolitic Mass

Beethoven Mass in C

James Macmillan The Gallant Weaver  

Bedford The Grace of Love

Orlando Gough Ice  

Ray Davies @Glastonbury Festival Various

Mahler Symphony No. 8  

Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts  

2009

James MacMillan Cantos Sagrados  

Jonathan Dove Ecce Beatem Lucem; The Passing of the Year  

Britten Missa Brevis  

*Roland Perrin Heaven on Earth  

*Matthew Ferraro The Tension of Opposites  

Mozart Requiem  

Monteverdi Vespers of 1610  

Ray Davies Various

Fauré Requiem  

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony  

Berlioz Te Deum

Andrea Bocelli Opera Various

Britten War Requiem

2008

John Adams Choruses from The Death of Klinghoffer  

Bernstein Chichester Psalms  

Bernstein West Side Story Suite No. 2

Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine

Duruflé Quatre Motets  

Philip Glass Three Songs  

Tallis Spem in Alium  

Duruflé Requiem  

Fauré Requiem  

Ray Davies: Hampton Court Festival Various

Arvo Pärt Credo  

Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms  

Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky  

Verdi Requiem  

Andrew Lloyd Webber: Birthday Concert Various

JS Bach Mass in B Minor

Oasis: BBC Electric Proms Various

Katherine Jenkins: Winter Tour Various

2007

Tippett A Child of Our Time  

Britten Spring Symphony  

Steve Reich The Desert Music  

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast  

Various The Music of Morse 

Eric Whitacre i thank You God; Water Night  

Barber Agnus Dei  

Copland In the Beginning  

Morten Lauridsen O Magnum Mysterium; Ave Maria  

Elgar The Dream of Gerontius  

Ray Davies: BBC Electric Proms  Various

Foulds A World Requiem  

Zbigniew Preisner Silence Night & Dreams

2006

Britten Ballad of Heroes  

James MacMillan Cantos Sagrados  

Philip Glass Itaipú  

Verdi Requiem  

Orff Carmina Burana  

Vaughan Williams Mass in G Minor

Monteverdi Dixit Dominus  

Elgar Part­Songs

Howard Haigh Around the Bay in a Boat; Land of Light   

Beethoven Missa Solemnis  

Ennio Morricone Film Scores Various

2005

Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region  

Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem  

John Adams Harmonium  

Handel Messiah

Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem  

Holst The Hymn of Jesus  

Tallis Spem in Alium  

Berlioz Te Deum

John Wilson: Cinema Classics  Various

Gershwin Porgy and Bess highlights 

Britten Hymn to St Cecilia  

Copland In the Beginning  

Ravel Daphnis & Chloe Suites  

Mahler Symphony No. 2  

Mozart Ave Verum Corpus  

Handel Dixit Dominus  

John Woolrich Far From Home  

Bach Magnificat in D

2004

Howard Haigh Saeta  

Joby Talbot Finding Silence  

Mozart Requiem  

Tolga Kashif The QUEEN Symphony  

Stravinsky Les Noces  

*Orlando Gough Shift  

Mendelssohn Elijah  

Gavin Bryars From Egil’s Saga

2003

Mahler Symphony No. 8  

Verdi Requiem  

John Wilson: That’s Entertainment!  Various

Bach Mass in B minor

Berlioz Te Deum   

Adams Choruses from The Death of KlinghoKer  

Philip Glass A Gentleman’s Honor

Philip Glass Songs from Liquid Days  

Prokoviev Alexander Nevsky

Elgar The Apostles

Ennio Morricone 75th Birthday Film Scores Various

2002

Lambert The Rio Grande  

Luis Bacalov Misa Tango  

Philip Glass Itaipú  

John Wilson: recreated MGM Classics

Giles Swayne Missa Tiburtina  

Michael Nyman Mosè

Mozart Mass in C minor  

Panufnik Thames Pageant  

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony  

Thomas Adès America  

Sibelius Kullervo Symphony  

Tolga Kashif The QUEEN Symphony  

Tippett Five Spirituals  

Roland Perrin Peckham Dog; Songs from the Cage  

James MacMillan Cantos Sagrados

2001

Bernstein Chichester Psalms  

Bernstein West Side Story highlights 

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast  

Schoenberg Gurrelieder  

Ennio Morricone Film Scores 

Bach St Matthew Passion  

*Bedford The City and the Stars  

Orff Carmina Burana  

Skryabin Prometheus  

Holst The Hymn of Jesus  

Elgar The Dream of Gerontius

2000

Philip Glass Three Songs  

Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms  

Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem  

Arvo Pärt Credo  

Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts  

Haydn Creation  

*Joby Talbot The Same Dog  

Fanshawe African Sanctus  

Vivaldi Gloria  

Michael Nyman Out Of The Ruins  

Philip Glass Songs from Liquid Days

1999

Poulenc Gloria  

Janácek Glagolitic Mass  

Beethoven Missa Solemnis  

Mahler Symphony No. 8  

John Adams Harmonium  

Gershwin Porgy and Bess [Litton Edition] 

Will Todd The Burning Road  

Tippett A Child of Our Time

1998

Verdi Requiem  

Britten The Company of Heaven abridged 

*Robert Hugill Here Be Angels  

Tavener Annunciation; Song for Athene  

Handel Dixit Dominus  

*Paul Patterson Hell’s Angels  

Mozart Requiem  

Elgar The Kingdom

1997

Honegger Joan of Arc at the Stake  

Philip Glass Three Songs  

Bedford Twelve Hours of Sunset  

Berlioz Te Deum  

Philip Glass Satyagraha Act 2

*Joby Talbot Finding Silence

Bizet Carmen highlights 

Monteverdi Vespers of 1610

Mahler Symphony No. 3

1996

Mendelssohn Elijah  

Mahler Symphony No. 2  

John Rutter Gloria  

Bryan Kelly Africa  

Bruckner Mass In E Minor  

Szymanowski Stabat Mater  

Smyth Mass In D  

Gerhard The Plague  

Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem

1995

Ian Lawrence African Hodie  

Michael Nyman Out of the Ruins  

Fanshawe African Sanctus  

Paul Patterson Mass of the Sea

Mendelssohn Die erste Walpurgisnacht  

Beethoven Choral Symphony (No.9) 

Orff Carmina Burana  

John Adams Harmonium  

Prokoviev Alexander Nevsky  

Gorecki Totus Tuus  

Arvo Pärt Berliner Messe

Mozart Mass In C Minor

1994

Holst The Hymn of Jesus  

Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs

*Bedford I Am Going Home with Thee  

Fauré Requiem  

Brahms Schicksalslied

*Simon Bainbridge Herbsttag  

Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown
 Region  

Cherubini Requiem  

Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle extracts

Mozart
 Laudate Dominum; Ave Verum Corpus  

Barber Agnus Dei  

Mozart Requiem

Tippett A Child of Our Time

Holst The Planets  

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast  

*Sally Beamish Love is Leaping

Britten War Requiem  

Panufnik Hymn to the
Virgin  

Panufnik Universal Prayer  

Mozart Requiem  

Beethoven Meeresstille 
und glückliche Fahrt  

Tippett A Child of Our Time  

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony  

Britten War Requiem

1993

Paul Patterson Kyrie

Vaughan Williams Mass in G Minor

Arvo Pärt Magnificat  

Stravinsky Les Noces

Poulenc Stabat Mater  

Britten Spring Symphony  

Tippett A Child of Our Time  

Robert Steadman Magnificat  

Bernstein Chichester Psalms  

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast

Mozart Laudate Dominum

*John Woolrich Far From Home  

Mozart Requiem

1992

Duruflé Requiem  

Kodaly Missa Brevis  

Janácek Glagolitic Mass  

Prokoviev Alexander Nevsky  

Beethoven Choral Symphony (No.9) 

Beethoven Missa Solemnis  

Elgar The Dream of Gerontius

1991

Bach Mass in B Minor  

Haydn The Creation

Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony  

Mozart Kyrie in D Minor

Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music  

Tippett A Child of Our Time

1990

Verdi Requiem

Elgar The Apostles

*Howard Haigh Saeta  

Orff Carmina Burana

1989

Handel Zadok the Priest  

Mozart Ave Verum Corpus  

Mozart Requiem  

Janácek Otce Nás

Stanford Three Motets

Bernstein Chichester Psalms  

Parry I Was Glad

Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony  

Orff Carmina Burana

Britten St Nicolas

1988

Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms  

Fauré Pavane

Ravel Pavane pour une Infante Défunte

Poulenc Gloria  

Bruckner Motets  

Britten Missa Brevis

Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine  

Bruckner Mass in E Minor  

Fauré Requiem  

Walton Belshazzar’s Feast

Handel Messiah

1987

Ian Lawrence African Hodie

Bruckner Motets

Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine

Britten Hymn to St Cecilia  

Tippett Five Spirituals  

Vivaldi Gloria

Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem  

Praetorius Magnificat  

1986

Pergolesi (Durante) Magnificat

Haydn ‘Nelson’ Mass

Elgar The Dream of Gerontius

1985

Fauré Requiem

Orff Carmina Burana

Handel Messiah

*Ian Lawrence African Hodie

1984

Verdi Requiem

Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Britten A Ceremony of Carols

 

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