40th Season

Concerts 2018-2019

3 November, 7:30pm
St Michael le Belfrey, York
SPANISH
RENAISSANCE

3 Nov 2018, 7:30pm 

St Michael le Belfrey, York

 

The glorious sonorities and colour of the Spanish Renaissance is one of the great glories of the choral repertoire. 

8 December, 7:00pm
Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall
JS BACH: 
CHRISTMAS ORATORIO

8 Dec 2018, 7:00pm

Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall

 

The Christmas Oratorio (BWV 248) is rarely heard in its complete form. Six cantatas written for the feast days of Christmas and New Year present Bach at his most festive and vibrant.

9 February, 7:30pm
St Michael le Belfrey, York
YBC 40TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT

9 Feb 2019, 7:30pm

St Michael le Belfrey, York

To mark our 40 years since the month of the first YBC concert this concert includes music performed in our very first concert.  

16 March, 7:00pm
St Michael le Belfrey, York
JS BACH:
ST MATTHEW
PASSION

16 Mar 2019, 7:00pm

St Michael le Belfrey, York

Bach’s St Matthew Passion contrasts the vivid, harrowing drama of the story with some of the most exquisitely poetic and redemptive music ever written.

18 May, 7:30pm
St Michael le Belfrey, York
TUDOR CHURCH
MUSIC

18 May 2019, 7:30pm

St Michael le Belfrey, York

 

Originating in the first few years of the sixteenth century, the Eton Choirbook holds within its covers a dazzling array of devotional choral music from the pre-Reformation. 

22 June, 7:30pm
St Michael le Belfrey, York
MOZART &HAYDN IN SALZBURG

22 Jun 2019, 7:30pm

St Michael le Belfrey, York

 

The splendours of Church and State in 18th century Salzburg are heard in music by the two great masters of the age. The programme will include Haydn Little Organ Mass and Mozart Te Deum.

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