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Selected previous performances

July 2016 Concert at St. Marien, Gransee - "Evening Hymn" with Daniel Clark (organ)
July 2016 Concert at St. George's Church - Music for a Summer Evening with Louise Watts, Mirjam Schläper (soprano), Eleanor Forbes (mezzo), Charles Elliott (piano)
June 2016 Singing at the Elbhangfest, Dresden-Hosterwitz
June 2016 Concert and service in Püha Vaimu Kirik, Tallinn, with Age Freerk Bokma (organ)
May 2016 Evensong, Marienkirche, Berlin
April 2016 "Dinner for the Queen" celebrating the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, Wintergarten, Berlin
March 2016 Concert of "night songs" in the Tieranatomisches Theater with Phoebe Scott (cello)
2015
December 2015 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British Embassy and U.S. Ambassador's residence, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
November 2015 Fund-raising concert for refugees in Neu-Westend - music by Tippett and Byrd, with Christopher White (piano)
September 2015 Evensong, Marienkirche, Berlin
July 2015 Singing at naval retirement ceremony, U.S. Embassy, Berlin
July 2015 Singing at the official Fourth of July celebrations in Berlin
June 2015 Service in St Quintin, Mainz - Music by Byrd
June 2015 Event with "wine songs" in Kurfürstliches Schloss, Mainz with Louise Watts (soprano) and Charles Elliott (piano)
June 2015 Concert of "wine songs" in Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs with Louise Watts (soprano) and Charles Elliott (piano)
June 2015 Concert of "wine songs" in Schloss Wolfshagen with Louise Watts (soprano) and Charles Elliott (piano)
May 2015 Service in Pauluskirche - Music by Byrd
March 2015 Concert of "animals songs" in the Tieranatomisches Theater
February 2015 Service in Matthiaskirche - Music by Byrd and Tallis
January 2015 Canadian folksongs at the Canadian Ambassador's Residence
2014
December 2014 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British and U.S. Embassies, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
December 2014 Singing to mark World AIDS Day, U.S. Embassy
November 2014 Concert of Brubeck and Lauridsen with the Berliner Konzertchor in the Großer Saal der Philharmonie, directed by Jan Olberg
November 2014 Singing for Remembrance Day at the Canadian Embassy
August 2014 Singing at the Night of Culture at Stahnsdorf Cemetery
July 2014 Singing the services at Hereford Cathedral with Meik Impekoven (organ)
July 2014 Singing at the official Fourth of July celebrations in Berlin
June 2014 Concert of Broadway Musicals at St. George's Church, Berlin with Louise Watts (soprano), Terrence O'Brien (tenor), Charles Elliott (baritone and piano), Kathleen Bird (piano)
June 2014 Concert of Broadway Musicals in the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs with Louise Watts (soprano), Terrence O'Brien (tenor), Charles Elliott (baritone and piano), Kathleen Bird (piano)
May 2014 Singing at a Jane Austen evening, Humboldt-Universität
May 2014 Singing in the show "David Pereira's Trip" in the Wintergarten, Berlin
April 2014 Handel's Coronation Anthems with the Brandon Hill Chamber Orchestra, director Catherine Larsen-Maguire, in Hanover and the Kammermusiksaal der Philharmonie, Berlin
April 2014 Welcoming fundraisers back to the Brandenburg Gate
March 2014 Matins at St George's Church, Berlin
February 2014 Evensong in the Marienkirche
2013
December 2013 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British, U.S. and Canadian Embassies, the Marienkirche, Berlin and at Fish&Whips
November 2013 Concert of music by Benjamin Britten with Eleanor Forbes, Louise Watts (soprano), Daniel Chadwick (baritone), Charles Elliott (piano)
October 2013 Flashmob at the Brandenburg Gate - Ode to Joy
September 2013 Harvest evensong in Marienkirche
September 2013 Concert in Gutskirche Nieden (Uckermark) with Louise Watts (soprano)
July 2013 Singing at the official Fourth of July celebrations in Berlin
June 2013 Singing at a service in the Marienkirche, Berlin, to mark Christopher Street Day
June 2013 Trip to Cracow: singing in Kościół Mariacki and Kościół św. Katarzyny
June 2013 Singing at the 50th anniversary of the Royal British Legion in Berlin
May 2013 Concert of music about animals in the Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin
May 2013 Concert in the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche with Voce Chamber Choir from London
May 2013 Singing at the laying of the foundation stone for the English Garden in Marzahn
April 2013 Matins at St. George’s Church, Berlin
March 2013 Singing at the Fish & Whips revue with Louise Watts and Jack Woodhead
March 2013 Service in Marienkirche with sermon by choir director Andrew Sims
2012
December 2012 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British and U.S. Embassies, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
October 2012 Choral evensong in the Christopheruskirche, Siemensstadt with Lora Beebe (organ)
September 2012 Trip to Hamburg: concert of Diamond Jubilee music and morning and evening services in St Thomas Becket
September 2012 Singing at a tree-planting ceremony in the Englischer Garten, Berlin
July 2012 Singing at the opening of the London Olympics public viewing in Berlin
July 2012 Singing at the official Fourth of July celebrations in Berlin
June 2012 Concert “My first and only” in St. George’s Church, Berlin: Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan, with Eleanor Forbes, Louise Watts (soprano), Monica Solem (alto), Daniel Chadwick (baritone), Charles Elliott (baritone, piano), Kathleen Bird (piano)
May 2012 Concert “And all the people rejoic’d” to mark the Diamond Jubilee in the British Embassy, Berlin, with Louise Watts (soprano) and Kathleen Bird (organ)
May 2012 Singing at the Military Train event to mark the 21st anniversary of the last military train from Hanover to Berlin, Luftwaffenmuseum Gatow
April 2012 Recording of CD for Butz-Verlag with music by Robert Jones and Christopher Tambling
April 2012 Service in Ludwigskirche, Berlin with Age-Freek Bokma (organ)
March 2012 Service in Marienkirche, Berlin with Age-Freek Bokma (organ)
March 2012 Singing Welsh songs at reception at British Embassy, Berlin
February 2012 Service in Matthiaskirche, Berlin, with Ulrich Gembaczka (organ)
2011
December 2011 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British and U.S. Embassies, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
December 2011 Singing Malaysian folksongs for the German-Malaysian Society in the Malaysian Embassy, Berlin
October 2011 Concert with the LeaderChor and members of the Rundfunkchor at the Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, together with director Simon Halsey

Summer season 2011
"Fire madrigals" programme (Gesualdo and Lauridsen)
July 2011 Fund-raising concert for Alzheimer's research in Marienkirche, Berlin, with Louise Watts (soprano) and Stephen Brown (organ/harpsichord)
Trip to Black Forest
June 2011 Concert in St. Nikolaus, Waldau with Caroline Roth (organ)
Services in St. Peter auf dem Schwarzwald and St. Johannes, Freiburg

July 2011 Singing of the U.S. and German national anthems for the official Fourth of July celebrations in Berlin
May 2011 Service in Ludwigskirche, Berlin with Norbert Gembaczka (organ) - Communion Service in F by Harold Darke
May 2011 English hymns project with 2 Methodist choirs
April 2011 Singing at the Royal Wedding celebrations in the British Embassy, Berlin (see excerpt here)
April 2011 Participation in TV programme "Das perfekte Dinner" (see excerpt here)
March 2011 Service in Pauluskirche, Berlin with Heiko Holtmeier (organ)
December 2010 Christmas programme including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, the British and U.S. Embassies, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
November 2010 Fund-raising concert for victims of flooding in Pakistan with singers Karen Buck, Kara Johnstad and Louise Watts and accompanists Matthias Baumhof and Stephen Brown
October 2010 Singing at reinterment of Queen Aedgyth (910-946) in Magdeburger Dom with Barry Jordan (organ)
September 2010 Service in Matthiaskirche, Berlin (Vierne Messe Solennelle and motets by Elgar) with Ulrich Gembaczka (organ)

Summer season 2010
"Abbamania" programme
July 2010 Concert "Thank you for the music" in St George's Church, Berlin, with singers Agnes Coakley, Eleanor Forbes and Monica Solem, and pianists Alexander Frey and Matthias Baumhof
July 2010 Concert "Mamma Mia!" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, with Sanni Luis (mezzosoprano) and Matthias Baumhof (piano)

May 2010 Trip to Rome
Concert "Come, Holy Ghost" in S. Maria dell'Anima, Rome, with Karen Buck (soprano) and Caroline Prozeller (organ)
Mass in S. Andrea delle Fratte, Rome: Vierne Messe Solennelle in C sharp minor
Evensong in All Saints, Rome with music by Stanford, Ayleward and Wood
May 2010 Evensong in Waldkirche, Berlin-Heiligensee, with Agnes Coakley (soprano) and Stephen Brown (organ)
April 2010 Mass in St. Afra, Berlin-Wedding: Vierne Messe Solennelle in C sharp minor, with Martin Kondziella (organ)
March 2010 Concert "O sing joyfully" in Auenkirche, Berlin-Wilmersdorf, with Daniel Clark (organ)
February 2010 Service in Pauluskirche, Berlin-Moabit, with Heiko Holtmeier (organ)
January 2010 Service in Hedwigskathedrale with Thomas Sauer (organ): Vierne Messe Solennelle in C sharp minor
December 2009 Christmas programme, including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, US Embassy, Berlin, and Marienkirche, Berlin
November 2009 10th anniversary concert in Auferstehungskirche, Berlin-Charlottenburg, with Karen Buck (soprano), Matthias Baumhof (piano) and Stephen Brown (organ)
October 2009 Final event of Anglo-German Foundation in Federal Foreign Office, Berlin
October 2009 Service in Auenkirche, Berlin-Wilmersdorf with Jörg Strodthoff (organ)
June 2009 Vespers in St. Matthäuskirche, Berlin with first performances of music by Stephen Harrap

Summer season 2009
Songs to texts by Elizabethan poets
September 2009 Concert in British Embassy, Berlin, with Kate Davenport (violin) and Sir Michael Arthur (viola)
June 2009 Concert "The four sweet months" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, with Karen Buck (soprano) and Matthias Baumhof (piano)
May 2009 Concert "To daffodils" in Miejski Dom Kultury, Zgorzelec, Poland, with Deutsch-Polnisches Jugendsinfonieorchester

May 2009 Trip to Görlitz with performances in Zgorzelec, Görlitz, Oybin and Kloster Marienthal
April 2009 War Requiem in the Philharmonie, Berlin, with the Berliner Konzert Chor and the Rosenethe Singers from Dunblane
March 2009 Evensong in the Marienkirche: Gregorian Chant
February 2009 Service in the Pauluskirche, Berlin with music by Charles Wood
January 2009 Singing at a fund-raising event at the English Theatre, Berlin
December 2008 Christmas programme, including performances in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, and the Marienkirche and Auenkirche, Berlin
October 2008 Evensong in Marienkirche, Berlin, with music by Vaughan Williams, Sumsion and Purcell

Summer Season 2008
A programme of folksongs based on Five English Folksongs by Vaughan Williams
September 2008 Concert "The sailor and his true love" in the British Embassy, Berlin, with Ambassador Sir Michael Arthur (fiddle)
July 2008 Concert "The Dark Eyed Sailor" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, with Megan Sauer (Irish harp)

April 2008 Weekend singing the services at Bristol Cathedral, including the Mass in F by Dubois, the Gloucester Service by Howells and Surgens Jesus by Philips.
January 2008 Service in the Hedwigskathedrale, Berlin, with motets by Tye, Stanford and Gibbons
December 2007 Carol services in the Frauenkirche, Dresden, and the Marienkirche, Berlin
Click to hear part of "In the bleak midwinter" from the Frauenkirche carol service.

Summer Season 2007
Two programmes
Firstly: Settings of the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis from the 16th to the 21st centuries
September 2007 Concert "My soul doth magnify the Lord" in Berlin's Marienkirche with Daniel Clark (organ)
June/July 2007 Trip to Uelzen
Concert “And to be the glory” in St. Marien zu Uelzen with Daniel Clark (organ)

Service in St. Marien zu Uelzen: Anglican motets, Missa Brevis by Lennox Berkeley

Secondly: British musicals from Gilbert and Sullivan to Andrew Lloyd Webber
November 2007 Concert "Songs from the Shows" in St. George's Church, Berlin, with Karen Buck (soprano) and Matthias Baumhof (piano)
Click to hear an excerpt from "Oliver!" from this concert.
June 2007 Concert “Songs of the shows” in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, with Joseph Schnurr (tenor) and Matthias Baumhof (piano)

March 2007 Choral Evensong in the Frauenkirche, Dresden with Hans-Peter Bähr (organ)
December 2006 Various Christmas events, including carol service in Berlin's Marienkirche
October 2006 Service in St. Matthäus, Berlin, with Matthias Elger (organ)
July 2006 Concert “Te Deum laudamus” in the Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche, Frankfurt/Oder with Daniel Clark (organ)
Click to hear "O thou the central orb" from this concert.

Summer Season 2006: The “joys of youth” theme
The focus of the programme was Gerald Finzi's “Seven poems of Robert Bridges”; these pieces were performed in conjunction with madrigals, folksongs and partsongs on the theme of youth.
May 2006 Concert “The joys of youth” in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin with Siegfried Borggrefe (Oboe) and Katia Tchemberdji (piano)
May 2006 Trip to Budapest
Concert “My spirit sang all day” in Mátyás-templom; excerpt broadcast on Kossuth Rádió
Service in Mátyás-templom: Missa Brevis by Lennox Berkeley with Hans-Peter Bähr (organ)
March 2006 Concert “Gather ye rosebuds” in the British Embassy

April 2006 Service in Ludwigskirche, Wilmersdorf, Berlin
February 2006 Service in Dreifaltigkeitskirche, Lankwitz, Berlin
December 2005 Variety of carol services and other events, including carols in Leipzig and in Berlin's Marienkirche; excerpt broadcast on BBC Radio 4
October 2005 Service at All Saints Catholic Church, Berlin
September 2005 Madrigals and folksongs at “Visit Britain” day in Leipzig

Summer Season 2005: Spirituals
This programme took choral arrangements of spirituals and placed them in various contexts, such as combinations with a mass by William Byrd, songs for soprano solo (including Barber's Hermit Songs) and readings from the Bible. In the centenary year of Sir Michael Tippett's birth, his "Five Negro Spirituals" from "A Child of Our Time" was a special highlight.
June 2005 Trip to Quedlinburg
Concert "Swing low, sweet chariot" in St. Wiperti
Click to hear "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" from this concert.
Service in St. Wiperti: Mass for Five Voices by William Byrd
May 2005 Concert "My Lord's always near" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, with Andrea Eckhardt (soprano) and Michael Stöckigt (piano)
March 2005 Concert "Deep river" in the British Embassy

8 May 2005 (60th anniversary of end of WWII)
Service in Hedwigskathedrale, Berlin: Mass for Five Voices by William Byrd
February 2005 Service in Pauluskirche, Berlin
January 2005 Benefit concert for tsunami victims in Sri Lanka, St. George's Church, Berlin
December 2004 Variety of Christmas events, including carol service in the Marienkirche
October 2004 Service at American Church, Berlin

Summer Season 2004: Flower Songs
This programme highlighted different composers' responses to different flowers, from the joys of spring to the sadness of autumn, from daffodils to stinging nettles, from Morley to Britten (Five Flower Songs).
June 2004 Concert "There is sweet music" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin, with Trio Terpsichore
June 2004 Concert "Flora's Treasure" in St. George's Church, Berlin with Trio Terpsichore, marking the tenth anniversary of the departure of Allied troops from Berlin.
Click to hear "Diaphenia" from this concert.
May 2004 Trip to Zurich
Concert "Flora gave me fairest flowers" in St. Andrew's Church, Zurich, with Hans-Peter Bähr (organ)
Service in St. Andrew's Church
March 2004 Concert "My love is like a red, red rose" in British Embassy with Trio Terpsichore

1 May 2004 Festival at the Brandenburg Gate to welcome the new EU member states, including "Ode to Joy" at midnight, the moment of accession; folksongs from all ten new members.
February 2004 Service in St.-Bernhard, Berlin
December 2003 Christmas events, including carol service in the Marienkirche
November 2003 Concert "Liverpool Oratorio" by Paul McCartney with the choirs of the Georg-Friedrich-Händel school and Jan Olberg (director)
September 2003 Part of rehearsal broadcast on RBB television in programme about embassy life

Summer Season 2003
The focus in summer 2003 was on Anglican cathedral church music, ranging from the glories of English Tudor music (e.g. Tallis, Gibbons, Byrd, Tomkins) through Purcell to the revival since the nineteenth century (e.g. Wesley, Stanford, Parry, Wood, Finzi).
July 2003 Concert "God is gone up" in Epiphanienkirche, Berlin with Heiko Holtmeier (organ)
Click to hear "Salvator Mundi" from this concert.
June 2003 Tour to Vienna
Concert "For thine is the kingdom" in Christ Church
Mass in St. Stephen's Cathedral with Laurenco Finatti (organ)
The highpoint of the cathedral music theme was our performance of Byrd's Mass for Four Voices in the Mass on Whit Monday in Vienna Cathedral.
May 2003 Service in Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtnis-Kirche, Berlin
May 2003 Service in St.-Matthäus-Kirche, Berlin
April 2003 Concert "Salvator mundi" in British Embassy with Sebastian Glöckner (harpsichord)

January 2003 Service in Marienkirche, Berlin
December 2002 Christmas events, including concert and carol service
Click to hear "The Angel Gabriel" from our Christmas concert on 14th December.
October 2002 Service in Nikolaikirche, Spandau
June 2002 Celebration in British Embassy of the Golden Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Summer 2002: Shakespeare
The Shakespeare programme took musical responses to Shakespeare's plays and sonnets from five centuries, starting with Morley and Johnson in the 17th century, reflecting the development of music in England in the 18th and 19th centuries, and focusing on Vaughan Williams' Three Shakespeare Songs in the 20th century. The 21st century was represented by a piece specially written by the Seattle-based composer Brian Higham.
June 2002 Tour to Dresden
Concert "It was a lover and his lass" in Maria am Wasser
Service in Weinbergkirche
Click to hear "Doubt Thou The Stars Are Fire" from this concert.
May 2002 Concert "As dreams are made on" in British Embassy with Karen Bergquist Lüth (baroque flute) and Konrad Navosak (lute)
April 2002 Concert "Brush up your Shakespeare" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics, Berlin with Matthias Jahrmärker (baritone) and Daniel Clark (piano)

April 2002 Memorial service in Berliner Dom for the Queen Mother
February 2002 Service at Tegel Prison
December 2001 Christmas events, including performance at Schloss Bellevue before President Johannes Rau
November 2001 Concert "Blaskapelle - a cappella" with The Band of The Light Division and Berlin Thistle Pipes and Drums, Berlin
October 2001 Concert "The Mystical Poets" at St. George's Church, Berlin
June 2001 Concert "My spirit sang all day" in Eichensaal, Federal Ministry of Economics with Birgit Nath (soprano) and Frank Gutschmidt (piano)
May 2001 Tour to Erfurt
Vespers and concert in Michaeliskirche, service in Thomaskirche with Bonn English Singers
March 2001 Concert "O gentle love" in British Embassy (first concert in new Embassy building) with Christian Baehrens (baritone) and Konrad Navosak (lute)
January 2001 Evensong in Berliner Dom (100th anniversary of death of Queen Victoria, recorded by Arte)
December 2000 Christmas concerts and carol services, e.g. in Kaiser-Friedrich-Gedächtnis-Kirche, Berlin
June 2000 Tour to Hamburg
Concert and service in St. Thomas à Becket with Hans-Peter Bähr (organ)
March 2000 Concert "Come again" in Auferstehungskirche, Berlin with Jennifer Dautermann (soprano) and Helmut Weber (piano)
December 1999 Christmas events, including carols in Berlin's International Club, carol service in Methodist Church
November 1999 First performance - service at English-speaking Methodist Church, Berlin
October 1999 First rehearsal