Members

This page contains info about our upcoming rehearsal and concert schedule, future programme and all the information you need for concerts. Jo’s rehearsal notes appear each week at the top of the page.

Conductor Notes

Constanza Christmas rehearsal schedule

Rehearsal schedule for Christmas

14 October: Rutter (Sans Day); Howells; Berlioz

21 October: Mathias, Wood, Rutter (12 Days)

28 October: McDowell, revise Sans day, Mathias and Berlioz

4 November: McGlade, Daley

11 November: McDowell, Ireland

18 November: TBC, depending on what needs more work

25 November: McDowell, descants, plus TBC as above

2 December: Full run

Members info

  • Rehearsals for 2019/20
  • Concerts and Events - 2019/20
  • Concert Dress

Rehearsals for 2019/20

Rehearsals for 2019

Restart rehearsals Monday 9 September then every Monday until Monday 2 December

Rehearsal dates for 2020

6 January, first rehearsal, then every Monday until 30 March

6 and 13 April no rehearsal (Easter break) then every Monday until 18 May

Saturday 16 May – concert at Holy Trinity, Sloane Square

Monday 25 May, no rehearsal, Bank Holiday

Every Monday until 13 July

Summer Break until Monday 7 September

then every Monday until 7 December

Event Saturday 17 October (tbc)

Saturday 12 December – Christmas concert, St Marylebone

Concerts and Events - 2019/20

Dates for 2019

Saturday 7 December (please note change of date)

Carols at St Marylebone

Constanza Repertoire Christmas 2019

Mathias – A babe is born (Carols for Choirs)

Wood – Ding Dong! merrily on high (Carols for Choirs)

Berlioz – The Shepherd’s Farewell (Carols for Choirs)

Becky McGlade – In the Bleak Midwinter 

Cecilia McDowell – A Winter’s night 

Eleanor Daley – The Huron Carol

John Ireland – The Holy Boy 

John Rutter – Twelve Days of Christmas (Carols for Choirs)

Howells – A Spotless Rose (Carols for Choirs)

John Rutter – Sans Day Carol (Carols for Choirs)

Audience JH Hopkins, arr Willcocks – We three kings of Orient are (Carols for Choirs) 

Gauntlett, Arr. Willcocks – Once in Royal David’s City (Carols for Choirs)

Arr. Willcocks – God Rest you merry (Carols for Choirs)

JF Wade, Arr. Willcocks – O Come Faithful (Carols for Choirs)

Mendelssohn – Arr. Willcocks – Hark! The herald-angels sing (Carols for Choirs)

 

Monday 9 December

Carol singing at Devonshire Square 6 – 7 pm  

 

Dates for 2020

Saturday 16 May: Petite Messe Solonnelle – Rossini at Holy Trinity Church, Sloane Square. 

Saturday 12 December at 7.30 pm: Christmas at St Marylebone Parish Church

Concert Dress

Gentlemen: All black, black trousers, black shirt, no jackets

Ladies: All black, long or short skirt (with black tights) or dress, or top and smart trousers. With jewellery.

 

For concert halls:

Gentlemen: dinner jackets

Ladies: Long black skirt or dress