Welcome to Christ’s Hospital Choral Society
of Horsham, West Sussex a choir privileged to rehearse and perform at Christ's Hospital School. Members come from around Horsham and we sing a broad range of music, largely classical.
Our four concerts a year are atmospheric, beautiful, and very enjoyable for both singers and audience.
Tempted to join us? We don't have auditions; just come along, give us a try and see how enjoyable singing can be. See below for further information.
We are a choir for adults associated with the famous school near Horsham, West Sussex, formed in 1988 so that members of staff and people from the wider community could sing a range of choral music.
All voices are welcome – Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass
No connection with the school is necessary to belong.
We rehearse on a Tuesday evening at Christ’s Hospital and perform three or four concerts each year.
Programme 2022 – 2023
First rehearsal – 6th September 2022, 7.30 p.m. in the Hertford Centre at Christ’s Hospital. All are welcome, including potential new members. Before the rehearsal starts we will be holding a social – drinks and a chance to catch-up.
The music for the Autumn Concert is Haydn’s Harmoniemesse and Vivaldi’s Gloria for a concert on 5th November in St Mary’s Church, Horsham. Full details including ticket prices and purchase are here >>
For fascinating information about the music itself go here >>
“Come and Sing” Purcell’s “Dido & Aeneas” with Peter Allwood – Saturday 25th September. Full details are here >>
Christmas Concert – Saturday 17th December in Christ’s Hospital Chapel
Angus Ross annual concert, with Christ’s Hospital School Choir. Mozart's Requiem. Sunday 19th March 2023, in Big School, Christ’s Hospital
Summer Concert - June 2023 - Date and music to be confirmed.
Join us for our next concert on Sat 17th December in The Chapel, Christ's Hospital for festive music and carols for you to sing. Full details and how to buy tickets are here >> Full information about the programme and the music can also be found from that page.
Our workshops are open to visiting singers and are always very popular, featuring as they do internationally known conductors giving their take on the best of choral works.