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312, 2016

Last Week’s Concert receives and excellent writeup in the County Press

December 3rd, 2016|

2811, 2016

Great Reaction to our concert last Saturday

November 28th, 2016|

There has been a great reaction to our concert last Saturday, a performance of  Faure’s Requiem and Carr’s Requiem for an Angel.

Here are some of the comments from Twitter and Facebook

Moving and uplifting performance of Requiem for an Angel tonight. Was in tears twice. Wonderful

Powerful performance of my Requiem tonight @IOWCantata […]

1210, 2016

Will Todd Choral Workshop a great success!

October 12th, 2016|

One of the UK’s leading contemporary composers, Will Todd, visited the Island last Saturday, 9th October, to hold a workshop for choral singers at St Catherine’s Church, Ventnor. The event, which had been organised by the Isle of Wight Cantata Choir, was well attended by singers from several singing groups […]

2304, 2016

Brahms German Requiem Press Review

April 23rd, 2016|

A GERMAN REQUIEM IN NEWPORT
James Vaux

It is, unbelievably, twenty years since the bitter Britpop battle between Blur and Oasis. But 150 years ago, a similar head-to-head was taking place in Vienna: Brahms -v- Wagner…and Brahms’s German Requiem took it to a new level. Brahms was already courting controversy by rewriting […]

1804, 2016

Brahms Requiem Concert Photographs

April 18th, 2016|

712, 2015

Christmas Concert

December 7th, 2015|

Great concert yesterday- lots of lovely comments from the audience. Well done to Choir, Brass Ensemble, Richard our lovely pianist and of course our fabulous conductor Rachel!