Christmas 2013

Christmas is often a busy time for the choir members as we are engage to sing at various events around the island...

The Shelter Trust for the Homeless Annual Soup Kitchen

A good number of us gathered to assist in this very popular, annual event on Tuesday 3rd December in the Royal Square, St. Helier - an event that raises £1000's for the homeless each year

Festival of Carols 2013

The Festival of Carols was once again a great success with, according to the JEP report, "standing room only" at St. Thomas' church on Wednesday 18th December
A grand total of £3,025 was received in the offering towards the caring work of CLIC Sargent (Jersey)

 Jersey Festival Choir Director – Elizabeth Farnon

Holmchase Singers Director – Angela Luce

St. Cecilia Orchestra Conductor – Jonathan Pollard

Acappella Brass Director – Luke Brown

Organist Kenneth Francis

Soprano Soloist Gabriella Cassidy

Treble soloists Charlie Morgan and Freddie Pollard

Photographs are copyright: Jersey Evening Post

Fanfare - Acappella Brass

Introit - Festival Choir ‘O come, O come Emmanuel’

Once in Royal David’s City

   V 1 Charlie Morgan and Freddie Pollard, V 2 Holmchase Singers, V 3 Jersey Festival Choir & V4 & 6 ALL

Festival Choir  

Sir Christèmas… William Matthias

The Shepherd’s Sing… John Rutter; Soloist Gabriella Cassidy

In the Bleak Midwinter

Festival Choir  

Ding Dong merrily on high... Mack Willberg

O come divine Messiah... Howard Helvey

Organ Solo;

Toccata... Dubois; organist Kenneth Francis

Good King Wenceslas

Holmchase Singers  

The Lamb... John Tavener

This Holy Christmas Night... Lloyd Larson

The First Nowell

Acappella Brass

O Little Town of Bethlehem

St. Cecilia Orchestra

The Coventry Carol (c. 16) Arr. M.Ocker

 Soprano Solo; Gabriella Cassidy

                with Festival Choir and orchestra

Esta Noche; Arr. John Rutter (On this night a child is born in Bethlehem)

Hark the Herald Angels sing

Holmchase Singers and Festival Choir

Stille Nacht; Arr. J. Jackman

Minuit Chrétiens... Adolphe Adam

                     with St. Cecilia Orchestra  and Sue de Gruchy (guitar)

Appeal on behalf of CLIC Sargent (Jersey)

O come all ye faithful

Blessing; Monsignor Nicholas France