Past Events

In this section we'll keep a catalogue of past events—with a small review—so that everyone can get a full sense of how active we are!

PCVS anniversary dinner

Tuesday October 26th 2010

During half term the choir performed for the Peterborough Council for Voluntary Service anniversary dinner at the Bull Hotel.

Primary School Workshop

Saturday October 2nd 2010

We held a workshop with William Law Primary School which was very well attended. At the end of the afternoon, children gave a very good short performance for their parents.

Royal Albert Hall

Sunday July 11th 2010

In what has become an annual event, the Senior choirs third choir travelled down to the Royal Albert Hall to join the massed choir performing Faure’s Requiem and the premier performance of Karl Jenkins “Gloria”. Singing in the Royal Albert Hall was ‘really amazing’ and a good end to a busy year for the choir.

Midsummer Melodies

Friday July 9th 2010

Our final concert of the year was held on a fine summer's evening in the outdoor amphitheatre at Hampton College. The choir closed the year with a very fine performance.

'Good Luck' to those members who are leaving us, we hope that you will come back to visit us in the future. We also said goodbye to our Musical Director, Ben. Good luck to everyone in the future!

Armed Man

Saturday May 8th 2010

Peterborough Young Singers joined the Peterborough Choral Society in their production of "The Mass of the Children" by John Rutter and "The Armed Man" by Karl Jenkins.

Cambridgeshire Music Concert

Saturday April 10th 2010

The choir joined the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Orchestra and the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Youth Wind Orchestra in Peterborough Cathedral for a Gala Concert show casing the area's young musicians.

It was also a chance to meet up with some of our recent leavers who were home from University, and came along to take part with us.

Bowling

Saturday March 27th 2010

With the start of the Easter Holidays, it was time to take a break from our rehearsals schedule and have a social event.

Peterborough Music Festival

Saturday March 20th 2010

Congratulations to the choir who won their class, being awarded a Distinction for their performances of “For the beauty of the earth” by John Rutter and “Over the Rainbow”.

Kurume Shinai Girls' School

Monday March 8th 2010

funded by Peterborough Youth Bank

funded by Peterborough Youth Bank

The choir held free cultural workshops after school in the Cathedral Precincts. These were well attended and a good time was had by all the participants. The workshops were on Japanese Flower Arranging, Koto (Japanese Harp), Origami, Shodo (Calligraphy) and Kimono dressing.

In the evening we will be held a joint concert with the Kurume Shinai Girls' School Choir from Japan at Peterborough Cathedral as part of their tour of Great Britain. The performance was of a very high quality and full of energy and movement, despite the long journey from Japan.

We were joined by soloist Melissa Holding who performed traditional Japanese pieces and her own compositions on the koto (Japanese Harp).

All Saint's Christmas Concert

Friday December 11th 2009

The choir joined the All Saints' Church Choir for an evening of popular carols sung by both the choir and audience.