Choir singing in Royal Hall - click for larger view
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Future HCS Concerts

(Make sure the dates are in your diary!)

Opera Gala Night

with Sarah Fox and John Cunningham
and including all your favourite choruses!

Saturday 14 October 2017, 7.30pm
Venue: The Royal Hall, Harrogate

Handel Messiah

with Manchester Camerata

Saturday 9 December 2017, 7.30pm
Venue: The Royal Hall, Harrogate

Tickets on sale soon from the Harrogate Box Office

Welcome to Harrogate Choral Society

Harrogate Choral Society (HCS) is a long-established, friendly, mixed-voice choir of around 150 singers, based in the Spa town of Harrogate. In May 1948 the choir sang Mendelssohn's Elijah to celebrate the formation of the Society. Our aim is always to be the finest choir in the area and, under the leadership of our Music Director, Dr Andrew Padmore, we are encouraged and pushed to the highest standards of musical excellence. We sing, on average, four concerts per season, performed mainly in the magnificent setting of The Royal Hall, Harrogate. We work with a number of notable orchestras including Manchester Camerata.

Concert Review
Halcyon Singers
Belshazzar Feast flyer

Walton Belshazzar's Feast
Poulenc Gloria
13 May 2017
'The orchestra played faultlessly and Belshazzar's Feast was brought together with the tremendous talent of the conductor Andrew Padmore'
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Halcyon Youth Choir logo

The Halcyon Singers, a separate wing of HCS, launched in September 2015, with guest conductor John Rutter helping to make the day a not-to-be-forgotten experience. Based in Harrogate, the Choir aims to be the premier youth choir in Yorkshire. More information about the Choir, including how to join it, can be found here.

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