Note: Programmes for future events are subject to change.
Saturday 14th November, 2020, 7.30pm
- Brahms: Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny), Op.54
- Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs
- Delius: The Walk to the Paradise Garden
- Duruflé: Requiem
Saturday 20th March, 2021, 7.30pm
- G F Handel: Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne
- H Purcell: Te Deum and Jubilate in D Z.232
- G F Handel: Coronation Anthems
See more details of WCS Future Programme.
WCS Chamber Choir
WCS Chamber Choir, a smaller group of singers drawn from the main choir, is available to perform at weddings, funerals,
receptions, parties or any other special event. We can help to select suitable works to enhance that special occasion.
It depends on the number of singers and your choice of music, but the suggested donation can be as little as
"The WCS choir was just amazing and greatly enhanced our own efforts in such a large church. I strongly recommend this group." MP, Wokingham
"The choir's performance was as professional as ever and really added that special something.
We would be happy to recommend you." KK, Windsor
"You were amazing...hearing the beautiful sound was truly lovely." HM, Reading
"Every member of the family said how delighted they were with our singing." LS, Finchampstead
"The Choir's voices were truly amazing, they encouraged everyone in the church to sing and when you performed Ave Maria, well, just outstanding!" SS, Englefield Green
Get more information about the WCS Chamber Choir
or send us an email.
Recent Press Comments
Dvořák: Stabat Mater "Wokingham area is extraordinarily fortunate
to enjoy such resources and to have a Society with the courage and imagination to bring such a wonderful vocal work to a wider public."
Bach: St. John Passion "The subtlety of interpretation from the
combined musical resources resulted in a profoundly uplifting experience in an ideal setting."
Purcell: Dido & Aeneas "The choir engaged
the audience with clear diction and remarkable dynamic contrasts."
Mozart: Great Mass in C minor "Another triumph
for Wokingham Choral Society..deservedly acknowledged by the audience with rapturous applause."
Handel: Dixit Dominus "...makes daunting demands upon
the human voice, more akin to orchestral writing. The performance took the choir to a new level of achievement."
Mendelssohn: Elijah "A heavenly chorus
uses energy to retell Mendelssohn's Elijah..."
Bach Mass in B minor "...a stunning performance
of Bach's monumental Mass in B minor.
The rapt attention of the audience and its exuberant applause spoke volumes."
African Sanctus "...their performance of
African Sanctus by David Fanshawe was electrifying.
The singers were wonderful, especially the choirs' sopranos rendering war dance notes."
Mozart Requiem "...captured Mozart's exploration
of the range of emotions roused by an acute awareness of mortality."
Bach Christmas Oratorio "...well balanced and incisive
and captured perfectly the contrasting moods of the reflective chorales and the distinctive choruses."
Handel Messiah "...the choir was on top form.
The evening, from every aspect, resulted in a flagship performance."
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Wokingham Choral Academy
Wokingham Choral Academy is a non-auditioned, mixed, training choir for anyone over 18 years who wants
to start singing, keep learning or revisit existing singing skills. The Academy sings simpler pieces, suited to
less experienced singers.
Several current Choral Society members began by singing with the Choral Academy.
For further information visit the Wokingham Choral Academy website at