CONCERT CANCELLED

Update: 14/04/2020 Due to the Covid-19 outbreak we have sadly made the decision to cancel our concerts on 4th April and 4th July. We hope and plan to perform Handel’s Messiah in November, our Christmas concert in December, and the Bach St John … Read More

Join Cheltenham Choral Society

Cheltenham Choral Society is recruiting new members! Join us for rehearsals, starting on Wednesday 4th September from 7.30 to 9.30pm in the Hall at Bethesda Methodist Church, Great Norwood Street, GL50 2AP. NEXT CONCERT: Vivaldi: Gloria Mozart: Coronation Mass Cherubini: … Read More

Autumn Concert 2019

Save the Date! Our next concert is our first with our new conductor, Alexander Thacker. It takes place on 16 November 2019 at Christ Church, Cheltenham. We shall be singing Mozart ‘Coronation Mass’, Vivaldi ‘Gloria’ and Cherubini ‘Requiem’. More details to … Read More

New Musical Director Announced

Following the departure of Ian Higginson our Musical Director of 30 years in January, CCS embarked on a recruitment process early this year for his successor.  During the interim we have been very fortunate to work with Paul Collacott, conductor … Read More

Summer Concert 2019

Enjoy some amazing choral and organ music during your lunchtime in the wonderful surroundings of Gloucester Cathedral. Further Details on the Concerts Page.

Holst Birthday Concert

Cheltenham Choral Society, in association with the Holst Birthplace Museum, are performing a Holst Birthday concert on 29th September, at St Andrew’s Church, Montpellier. Further Details Holst Birthplace Museum Website    

80th Anniversary Gala Concert

We are celebrating our 80th anniversary in 2018, with a series of special concerts scheduled to mark the occasion. The first of which is on 28th April: Karl Jenkins: The Peacemakers Recital by Dame Felicity Lott Set to be an … Read More

Our 80th Anniversary Year

Cheltenham Choral Society was founded in 1938 by Morgan Islwyn Jones who remained the principal conductor until 1973. In 2018 we celebrate our 80th Anniversary with a series of special concerts: On 28th April 2018 our President Dame Felicity Lott … Read More

A New Accompanist

Last term we said a sad goodbye to our accompanist, Jane Ward-Watts, who wishes to cut down on her professional commitments. Jane has ably supported us for 18 years and she will be missed. We welcome our new accompanist, Alison … Read More