PAST EVENTS

 
  • Brent Singers Christmas at Pennywell Farm
    Brent Singers Christmas at Pennywell Farm
    16 Dec 2021, 18:00
    Pennywell Farm, Lower Dean, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0LT, UK
    We are delighted to have been invited to sing at Pennywell farm as part of their Christmas festivities on Thursday 16th December. We will be singing lots of Christmas favourites and enjoying lots of Christmas cheer! Come along and join us from 6pm. See below for further details.
  • ‘O Emmanuel’ - A sequence of music from Advent to Christmas
    ‘O Emmanuel’ - A sequence of music from Advent to Christmas
    04 Dec 2021, 19:30 – 20:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    Seasonal music and readings for the festive season. Includes carols with audience participation. Brent Singers Matthew Searles director Ian Curror organ Admission by free ticket only, Retiring collection
  • Karl Jenkins : The Armed Man (A Mass for Peace)
    Karl Jenkins : The Armed Man (A Mass for Peace)
    16 Oct 2021, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    An abridged version of Karl Jenkins’ Mass for Peace, alongside other works of remembrance, including Gregorian chant, the Kontakion of the Dead & a setting of Laurence Binyon’s poem ‘For the fallen’. Matthew Searles - director, David Davies - organ. One hour concert with no interval. Admission free
  • Stille Nacht: A German Christmas
    Stille Nacht: A German Christmas
    07 Dec 2019, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church South Brent, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    Including the Haydn Missa Sancti Nicolai, motets by Praetorius and well-known German carols Brent Singers Matthew Searles director David Davies organ Free Entry, Retiring Collection
  • South Brent Last Night of the Proms
    South Brent Last Night of the Proms
    29 Jun 2019, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church South Brent, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    Brent Singers & Orchestra join forces for a programme of music to rival the Albert Hall’s famous Last Night of the Proms
  • Fauré Requiem
    Fauré Requiem
    13 Apr 2019, 19:30
    Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EA, UK
    Fauré's sonorous Requiem (in the original chamber orchestration) is performed alongside music by Maurice Duruflé, Camille Saint-Saëns, and others.
  • Shoah - A Holocaust Cantata
    Shoah - A Holocaust Cantata
    26 Jan 2019, 19:30
    Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EA, UK
    On the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day, Brent Singers join with the Choristers of Buckfast Abbey for an emotive performance of Philip Arkwright's Holocaust Cantata, "Shoah."
  • A Quintessential English Christmas
    A Quintessential English Christmas
    08 Dec 2018, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    A selection of festive pieces including Vaughan Williams’ ‘Fantasia on Christmas Carols’ ​ Matthew Searles - Director Freddie Crowly - Baritone Ben Horden - Organ The Choir of St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Buckfast
  • Music for a Summer's Day
    Music for a Summer's Day
    30 Jun 2018, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    We were joined by singers from South Brent Primary School, Soprano Sarah Lannin, and Flautist Tilly Coulton.
  • Mozart Requiem
    Mozart Requiem
    22 Apr 2018, 19:30
    Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EA, UK
    Brent Singers with Orchestra and Soloists. A performance of the Mozart Requiem as part of the Abbey’s Festival of Sacred Music
  • Shoah - Holocaust Memorial
    Shoah - Holocaust Memorial
    27 Jan 2018, 18:00
    Mint Methodist Church, Fore St, Exeter EX4 3AT, UK
    The first performance of this new work by Philip Arkwright, with readings by Ian Wintersgill. Musical Direction Richard Lea (Brent Singers) and Alan Boxer (the Choir of Cullompton Community College). With Philip Arkwright (piano).
  • A Medieval Christmas
    A Medieval Christmas
    09 Dec 2017, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    Featuring 'A Ceremony of Carols' by Benjamin Britten, for upper voices and harp, and 'A Medieval Sequence' (first performance), for lower voices and organ, by Philip Arkwright, and a selection of Christmas seasonal music. Musical Director Philip Arkwright.
  • Dido and Aeneas
    Dido and Aeneas
    15 Jul 2017, 19:20
    St Mary's Church, Totnes, 9 High St, Totnes TQ9 5NN, UK
    Musical Director Philip Arkwright. With Denise Kehoe (Dido), Tim Mirfin (Aeneas), Elle Williams (Belinda) and soloists from the choir, accompanied by Julie Hill and Anna Cockcroft (Violins), Andrew Gillett (Viola), Jan Spencer (Bass) and Richard Lea (Harpsichord).
  • Twinning Concert
    Twinning Concert
    11 Jun 2017, 16:00
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    A selection of songs and pieces sung by the Chorale de la Vallée and Brent Singers. Directed by Jo van Bouwel and Philip Arkwright.
  • Haydn's Seven Last Words and Stabat Mater
    Haydn's Seven Last Words and Stabat Mater
    01 Apr 2017, 19:30
    Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EA, UK
    With soloists and orchestral accompaniment. Musical Director Philip Arkwright. With Denise Kehoe (Soprano), Juliet Curnow (Alto), Jonathan Wood (Tenor), Julian Rippon (Bass), Richard Lea (Chamber Organ). Orchestra led by Julie Hill.
  • Charpentier and Carols - Christmas Concert
    Charpentier and Carols - Christmas Concert
    10 Dec 2016, 19:30
    St Petroc's Church, 12 Wellington Square, South Brent TQ10 9AG, UK
    'Messe de Minuit pour Noël' by Charpentier, followed by a selection of Christmas seasonal music. Musical Director Philip Arkwright. With Richard Lea (organ), Elle Williams (soprano), Alicia Stoliday (soprano), Richard Jenkins (tenor), Julian Sutton (bass), Clare Jackson & Dr Sarah Galloway (flutes)
  • HMS Pinafore
    HMS Pinafore
    09 Jul 2016, 19:00
    Rattery Village Hall, Rattery, South Brent TQ10 9LD, UK
    Musical Director Philip Arkwright. With David Davies (keyboard instrument), two visiting soloists and soloists from the choir.
  • Haydn's Creation
    Haydn's Creation
    30 Apr 2016, 19:30
    Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh TQ11 0EA, UK
    Sung in English with soloists and the Tamar Chamber Orchestra organised by Nicola New. Musical Director Philip Arkwright. With Catherine Luke (Soprano), Edward Woodhouse (Tenor), Julian Rippon (Bass), Ian Curror (Chamber Organ).