Saturday 21 December 2019, 7.30pm
Messiah by Candlelight
Norwich Cathedral Chamber Choir
Escape the commercialism and noise of the Christmas high street just for a few hours and come and enjoy the timeless beauty of Handel’s Messiah, in our majestic Cathedral which will be lit by hundreds of small candles in addition to the main candle display stands around the performers.
Rowan Pierce soprano Timothy Morgan counter tenor Thomas Elwintenor Ashley Richesbass
Norwich Cathedral Chamber Choir and an internationally acclaimed cast of soloists are joined by Norwich Baroque for their ever-popular annual performance of Handel’s much-loved oratorio.
Doors: 6.45pm. Tickets: £14–£28
BOOK EARLY to ensure you get the best seats… or even a seat at all. Last year we welcomed over 700 of you!
Saturday 12 January 2019 7.30pm
Norwich Central Baptist Church, Duke Street, Norwich
Richard Tunnicliffe cello
Start your New Year with us as we welcome back cellist, Richard Tunnicliffe, a well-known name in the early music world and someone who has been a significant figure in our development as a group.
A programme of early Classical music including Haydn’s cello concerto in C and music by CPE Bach, JC Bach and Mozart.
We would love to have the hall filled with excited young cellists, so we are inviting any cellist aged 18 or under to come FREE of charge… no catch or small print at all.
Either book via the Theatre Royal tel: 01603-630000 or just turn up on the door to claim your free ticket. (Cannot be booked via the on line booking system .. too complicated!).
PLEASE do forward to any young cellists…and consider coming yourself too?As well as the Haydn Cello concerto, Richard will be directing the programme from the cello.. good for the youngsters to see it doesn’t always have to be the violinists who lead!
Saturday 27 October 2018 7.30pm
Princes Street United Reformed Church, Princes Street, Norwich
Mudge’s England : Celebrating Mudge’s 300th birthday!
The Reverend Richard Mudge has become one of our favourite baroque composers. Quintessentially English his music mixes elegance and poise with a unique quirkiness, full of delightful harmonies, good tunes and gentle humour.
This concert will also feature a cello concerto by Mudge’s contemporary, Durham based John Garth, played by popular local cellist, Kate Bennett-Wadsworth.
Ticket and box office information
Tickets for all concerts are on sale from
Theatre Royal Norwich Box Office Tel 01603 630000 at prices varying from £10–£26 with children £2
At Norwich Cathedral, Norwich Baroque joins forces with the Cathedral Chamber Choir for a traditional Messiah just before Christmas
Saturday 23 December 2017, 7.30pm MESSIAH BY CANDLELIGHT
Norwich Cathedral Chamber Choir
Cecilia Osmond soprano
David Allsopp counter tenor
Simon Wall tenor
Edward Grint bass
Ashley Grote conductor
Tickets: £14 to £26.
And Viva Voce sing at St Peter Mancroft – a little earlier on the same night so you might be able to make it to both!
Saturday 23 December 2017, 6pm
St. Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich
Candlelit Christmas Concert
In aid of Mancroft Advice Project
Tickets: £8 (£5 concs) or
£21 for a family ticket (2 adults plus children)
Tickets for our concerts at St. Peter Mancroft Church are available on the door or in advance from
St George’s Music Shop (01603 626414) or
online at http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/vivavocesingers
(a small booking fee applies).
Please to say that the newest edition of Music in Norwich is now out on the streets in hard copy and is available to pick up free from the Tourist Information Centre, Theatre Royal, St Andrew’s Hall, Norwich Cathedral, Arts Roundup racks and many other place around Norwich and Norfolk as well as a pdf download from this site
Crispian Steele-Perkins, master of natural trumpet, with Norwich Baroque
26 April at 19:30 St Stephen’s Church, Norwich Norwich, Norfolk
Music by Handel, Purcell, Eccles, Hebden and (our friend..) the wonderful Rev. Richard Mudge. You have all heard Crispian without realising it on the Antiques road show theme, Bond film scores etc… so come and hear him live in Norwich. He is a true master of his instrument and a nicer and more engaging performer you could not meet! Don’t miss this chance to hear him in the beautiful intimate surroundings of St Stephen’s, Norwich …. Tickets from Prelude Records 01603-628319 £14 (£12) and under 18s £5