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Wessex welcomed the Cowbridge Male Voice Choir as our special guests. Both choirs were under the direction of Rhiannon Williams and also performed some joint numbers.
Wessex took taking part in The 10th International Krakow Choir Festival in Poland, winning both the Male Choir Competition and Senior Choir class.
For more information, read the account of the tour »here
A concert in aid of Prospect Hospice, with the Basingstoke Ladies Choir.
The Wessex Christmas Concert, with special guests the Brunel Brass Ensemble.
A Christmas Concert in a cosy church, with a bar, raffle, and snacks.
WMC topped the bill at Gloucester's centenary commemorative concert, marking the end of WW1. The concert raised funds for The Royal British Legion and the Rifles Regimental Association and included a selection of songs from the Great War as well as a number of Remembrance anthems.
The concert also included the world premiere of a new Remembrance piece called A Hymn for Fallen Comrades commissioned by Wessex Male Choir from acclaimed British composer Paul Mealor.
WMC were delighted to be invited to participate in the High Sherriff of Wiltshire's celebration of all things Swindon in a showcase at the Wyvern Theatre entitled 'Uncelebrated Journey'. The show featured contributions by dancers from the Northern Ballet Theatre, Paul Turner and Caroline Dale, Ten-in-a-Bar, the Janice Thompson Singers, Swindon Choral Society, Swindon Symphony Orchestra, and many more.
A concert to mark the 50th Anniversary of St Bernadette's Church, a Grade II listed building.
The WMC Summer Concert with special guests The Magnificent AK47. These men are great fun - their motto is "Unlocking the inner minstrel by lowering the tone".
WMC entered the Mid-Somerset Festival and took first place in 3 classes - Show Song, Sacred Song, and Male Voice Choir.
Our annual Christmas concert with guests Pegasus Brass.
A concert in aid of SSAFA with the Brize Norton Military Wives Choir.
A concert in aid of the Lechlade Memorial Hall Fund in which Wessex were joined by guest appearances from Tom Graff (piano) and instrumental group 'Tunes At The Trout'.
A concert in aid of the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.
'An Evening with the Wessex and Friends': Wessex summer concert featuring guest choral group After Eight, and solos from retiring principal accompanist Jon Driver.
Wessex performed with MJ-UK as part of the Hungerford Arts Festival
Wessex were the special guests of the Jubilate ladies choir at their Summer concert.
Wessex have enjoyed a long association with Jubilate, and this concert proved to be another great event!
Wessex participated in this festival of over 60 male choirs, and sang in 7 events over 5 days, with venues including Truro, Newquay, Hayle, Falmouth, and the Eden Project.
The choir also took part in the competition and were placed 4th in their class.
The first ever joint concert of Wessex Male Choir together with Swindon Male Voice Choir. Also with guests the Cirencester Kingshill Advanced Singers.
A concert in aid of church funds.
A concert dedicated to the late Dr John Forster to celebrate the 800th anniversary of Longcot's Norman church.
The Wessex annual Christmas concert with special guests the Aldbourne Brass Band.
A Christmas concert featuring Wessex Male Choir and Shrewton Silver Band in aid of the Friends of Erlestoke Prison.
A concert in aid of the British Heart Foundation.
Wessex were proud to take part in the launch of the RBL Poppy Appeal before the NFL match between the Washington Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals.
The choir, conducted by Haydn James, sang in front of a crowd of over 84,000 people, and was televised worldwide.
An evening with Wessex Male Choir (featuring their new Musical Director Rhiannon Williams-Hale) and special guests MJ-UK Music & Arts.
WMC took part in the Alta Pusteria International Choir Festival , South Tyrol, Italy.
WMC entered two classes ('Male Choir' and 'Songs from the Shows') at the Cheltenham Festival of Performing Arts. The choir won both classes, and were also awarded the Gold Cup for "Most Memborable Performance" at the festival.
This was the third time that Wessex had been awarded the coveted Gold Cup (previously won in 2008 and 2013).
WMC performed in aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind, with a guest appearance from After Eight vocal group.
WMC triumphed in the Mid-Somerset Choral Festival, winning the Male Choir category and coming second in the Show Tunes category.
WMC's annual Christmas concert, together with our special guests Aldbourne Brass Band.
WMC performed once again at the annual Parkinson's UK Christmas concert.
A Christmas concert organised by the Oxford branch of Parkinson's UK. Wessex Male Choir joined acclaimed pianist Tom Poster and comedian Andy Hamilton in a fundraiser for one of our favourite charites.
A concert in aid of St Mary's church, Fairford.
The Wessex Male Choir annual summer concert, with special guests MJ-UK Music & Arts and jazz trio Breeze.
WMC joined the Rutgers University Glee Club Choir from New Jersey, USA in a concert in aid of Parkinsons UK./
Wessex Male Choir were guest performers at the annual Noel Davies Memorial concert hosted by Pontarddulais Male Choir .
An evening of fine dining and great music.
Wessex Male Choir were guest performers at the Royal Wootton Bassett Arts Festival.
WMC were joined by Pegasus Brass Band for their Christmas concert.
WMC joined the Bratton Silver Band in a concert in aid of the Friends of Erlestoke Prison.
Wessex took part in two flash-mob events, the first at the Nationwide HQ in Swindon, and a second at the Toys-R-Us store on the outskirts of the town. The choir surprised bystanders with a selection of Christmas favourites!
WMC once again supported Parkinsons UK at their annual Christmas concert, together with Operatic soprano Helen Winter and harpist Jessica Louise Sutton.
WMC took part in the North Wales Choral Festival and was placed 3rd in the Male Choir competition.
The choir also performed a concert in St John's Methodist Church in aid of Llandudno Hospice.
Swindon's Festival of Remembrance commemorating the 100th anniversary of WW1. Wessex Male Choir joined the Wiltshire Police Band, children's choir of Goddard Park School, and the Defence Academy Military Wives Choir.
Wessex Male Choir's annual summer concert, with guest appearance by acclaimed mezzo-soprano Maria Jagusz and guest performers from MJ-UK Music & Arts.
This was a fundraising concert for the Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB), supporting Esmor Davies in his efforts to raise funds for a very special project.
WMC were performing with guests from MJ-UK Music & Arts.
WMC performed a joint concert with Waterford Male Voice Choir.
WMC were joined by special guests Pegasus Brass in Rob Elliott's farewell concert as Musical Director of WMC. This was the finale to 12 years of inspirational leadership by the the choir's founder.
WMC joined welsh soprano Adele O'Neill in the Winslow Festival of Voices in aid of SSAFA, organised by the Rotary Club of Winslow.
WMC once again supported Parkinsons UK at their annual Christmas concert, together with award-winning soprano Juliette Pochin and Olympic ceremony singing stars The Urban Voices Collective.
A concert in aid of the British Heart Foundation, WMC were joined by choirs from both Farmor's and St Lawrence's schools.
WMC sang the national anthems and other songs before the international rugby match between England and Australia, which England won 20-13.
WMC were joined by guests Terry Franks, and the Abbeyfields Singers.
Wessex Male Choir joined Aled Jones and the Donate Life Transplant Choir in a national celebration of the benefits of organ donation for National Transplant Week. This Donate Life Concert was organised by Transplant Sport UK.
Wessex Male Choir's 12th International Concert - with special guests:
A gala concert in aid of Wiltshire Air Ambulance, WMC appeared with The Opera Soloists performing operatic favourites.
WMC won the Male Choir class and the coveted Gold Cup for best overall choir at the Cheltenham Competitive Festival.
WMC performed as part of the Royal Wootton Bassett Arts Festival.
WMC competed in the Mid Somerset Festival and took first place in the Male Choir class.
WMC once again supported Parkinsons UK at their Christmas concert
WMC were guests of the fabulous White Rosettes Ladies' choir in their 35th Anniversary Show.
A concert with the Holman Climax Male Voice Choir from Cornwall, in aid of St Mary's church.
A concert for Christian Aid, together with special guests the Jubilate Ladies Choir.
WMC performed before a crowd of 79,000 before the final of the Carnegie Rugby League Challenge Cup. Warrington Wolves beat Leeds Rhinos 35-18.
WMC were guests of the Jubilate Ladies' choir at Emmanuel Church, Northwood.
WMC's 11th annual concert with international guests. This year we welcomed the wonderful University of Kentucky Women's Choir, at STEAM Museum, Kemble Drive, Swindon.
WMC performed at a charity concert in aid of Parkinson's UK at the Old Chapel, Chatham Dockyard.
WMC performed at the 50th Minsterley District Eisteddfod Concert
WMC performed on the pitch at Twickenham before the rugby clash between England and Wales. The choir sang the national anthems and other songs prior to kick-off.
WMC's annual Christmas concert with the Janice Thompson Singers and Pegasus Brass, at Holy Rood Church, Groundwell Rd, Swindon.
Parkinsons UK annual Christmas concert, with the Crystal Palace Band, at Central Hall, Westminster.
WMC were chosen to sing on the pitch before the start of the Help for Heroes Rugby Challenge.
A concert at St. Lawrence Church, Lechlade, with choirs from St. Lawrence and Farmors Schools.
In support of an Oxford-based British Heart Foundation project to help children suffering from heart disease.
A concert at St Bart's church in aid of the Bible Society.
'Voices of the Night' gala concert at the Octagon Theatre, Yeovil.
WMC were awarded first place in the Male Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod, beating choirs from Wales, England and the USA.
Wessex also entered the Chamber Choir competition, taking third place.
WMC proudly presented The White Rosettes for our 10th Anniversary concert.
This fabulous ensemble was European Barbershop Champions in 2009, and a finalist in the Choir of the World at Llangollen in 2010.
The concert took place at the Event Hall at Swindon's STEAM Heritage Centre.
WMC won the Male Choir class at the Cheltenham Competitive Festival.
WMC performed at St Augustine's church in aid of Help for Heroes.
WMC performed at St Michael's church in aid of Parkinsons UK and the Lions Club, together with the Warneford School Choir.
WMC's 5th annual Christmas concert featured a lively selection of music by Swindon's Pegasus Brass directed by Mike Lock.
WMC again joined the Crystal Palace Band at the annual Parkinson's UK Christmas concert in Central Hall, Westminster.
WMC performed in aid of the RNLI at Cirencester parish church.
WMC sang on behalf of the Royal British Legion at the Colston Hall.
WMC were joined by Reading Phoenix Choir at St Andrew's church, in aid of Cancer Research UK.
Wessex performed at the Marlborough College Summer School
In 2005 WMC welcomed the Linkoping University Male Choir from Sweden who were a great success. In this return visit they were joined by the ladies of Linkoping to form a mixed choir for our 9th International concert.
WMC were pleased to be invited back to the Cricklade Festival.
A concert with Reading Phoenix Choir, a mixed choir that took part, with WMC, in the Jersey Festival in 2008.
A concert in aid of Devon Air Ambulance Trust, at St. Peter's School, Exeter
WMC performed at the Guildhall in aid of the South West region of the Parkinson's Disease Society.
WMC hosted the Mayor of Swindon's Charity Show at the Wyvern Theatre, together with Warneford School Choir and Band.
WMC joined Cirencester Band for a Christmas concert at the Bingham Hall, in aid of the Cirencester open air swimming pool.
WMC's 4th Annual Christmas concert, with Pegasus Brass and the Janice Thompson Singers.
WMC were joined by the Sing For Joy choir and the Crystal Palace Band at the annual Parkinson's Disease Society Christmas Concert.
WMC joined the Band of the Army Air Corps for the Royal British Legion Festival of Remembrance at the Colston Hall, Bristol.
A concert in aid of Cancer Research together with the Jubilate Ladies' Choir of Middlesex, at St Andrews Church, Chippenham.
WMC's 8th annual concert with international guests. This year we welcomed the James Madison University Chorale of Virginia, USA.
WMC were guests of Jubilate Ladies' Choir of Middlesex at their summer concert in Winston Churchill Memorial Hall, Ruislip.
WMC performed with the Janice Thompson Singers.
WMC performed with Kidderminster Male Voice Choir.
WMC were guests of Basingstoke Male Voice Choir.
A concert in aid of the Parkinsons Disease Society at Christ Church, Old Town, Swindon.
A concert in aid of RNLI at Memorial Hall, Lechlade.
Wessex was delighted to continue supporting the Parkinson's Disease Society at the PDS Christmas Carol Concert in the Central Hall, Westminster.
WMC's 3rd Annual Christmas Concert with guests Phoenix Brass.
The Rotary Club of Swindon North presented a concert in aid of youth projects in Highworth, including the 1st Highworth Scout Group Centenary Fund.
Wessex Male Choir were joined by soprano Louise Lloyd and double bass soloist Anthony Williams.
Wessex took part in the Jersey International Choral Festival, winning the Male choir class of the competition. The choir also enjoyed concerts with the Harmony Men of Jersey and other choirs taking part in the festival.
Swindon Rotary Club presents a charity concert - Last Night of the Proms.
WMC's 7th International Concert with one of Belgium's most successful choirs - the Lirica Youth Choir.
The Lirica youth choir was founded in 1972. Under the direction of its present conductor, Jos Venken, the choir has won prizes such as the first prize summa cum laude in The European Music Festival for Young people in Neerpelt.
Wessex were joined by the Basingstoke Male Voice Choir for their 4th visit to the annual Cricklade Festival.
Wessex were awarded first place in 3 categories of this competition. We were also awarded the coveted Gold Cup for the outstanding choir of the festival.
Minsterley Eisteddfod is an annual event held each March; Wessex Male Choir were delighted to perform at the 2008 Eisteddfod Gala concert.
A charity concert for the Northleach parish church appeal.
WMC joined the Silver Ring Choir of Bath for their Christmas concert with special guest Hayley Westenra. This concert also featured the Stockingtops close harmony group and the Bath Rainbow Steel Band.
WMC joined the Crystal Palace Band and the Ealing Choral Society in a carol concert in support of the Parkinson's Disease Society
This celebration was hosted by PDS president Jane Asher, with readings from Richard Briers CBE, Michael Palin CBE and Phyllida Law
WMC's second annual Christmas concert, with two guest ensembles: brilliant close harmony group Ten in a Bar, and Pegasus Brass - Swindon's top brass band.
WMC joined in a Last Night of the Proms concert presented by the Rotary Clubs of Swindon.
WMC enjoyed the hospitality of two Spanish choirs near Valencia.
A joint concert with the Dursley Male Voice Choir in aid of the Malmesbury Tuesday Club.
WMC'S 6th annual international concert. The special guests were the University of Maryland Chamber Choir from the USA. This ensemble is the University School of Music's most select choral ensemble specializing in music from Renaissance, Baroque, and contemporary eras
WMC performed with Swindon Pegasus Brass at a charity concert in aid of Swindon Foodbank.
WMC were guests of the Kidderminster Male Voice Choir at their annual spring concert. WMC enjoyed a warm welcome and the beautiful acoustic of this lovely venue.
WMC performed a charity concert in aid of the Friends Of New Court Surgery (FONCS).
Warneford School Christmas concert. This was a return visit after the school choir joined WMC at it's Swindon concert in May 2006.
WMC's first annual Christmas concert, together with guests The Janice Thompson Youth Singers and the world-famous Froncysyllte Male Choir from North Wales.
The Froncysyllte Male Choir was recently featured on the BBC news about their hopes to feature in a Hollywood movie!
This concert took place in the wonderful setting of Malmesbury Abbey, to benefit The Tuesday Club. This organisation meets in Malmesbury to provide weekly recreation and companionship for people whose chances of social contact are limited by infirmity.
This concert was at the invitation of Snowdown Colliery Male Choir, in support of the Rainbow Trust. Snowdown were popular guests of WMC in June 2005 at the Cricklade Festival, and both choirs enjoyed another joint concert.
WMC were delighted to take second place in the Male Choir competition . Our first visit was in 2004, when we were placed third.
WMC performed at St Sampson's church, together with close-harmony group "Ten in a bar".
Wessex hosted the world-famous Pontarddulais Male Choir from Wales. The 100 strong Choir are the only choir ever to win 1st place at the National and International Eisteddfod in the same year (2004). The choirs were also joined by the Warneford School Choir from Highworth.
The choirs were delighted to support The Alzheimers Society.
WMC competed in the Mid Somerset Festival. The choir entered 3 classes and took first prize in two categories.
This event was a Water Aid Charity Ball hosted by the Wessex Water Authority .
The Women's Institute 90th Anniversary Gala concert.
WMC were guests of the Thamesdown Ladies Choir (TLC) in a charity concert in aid of the Prospect Hospice.
A charity concert in aid of World Hospice Day at Wroughton parish church.
The 4th international concert hosted by WMC in Swindon. We were delighted to host 'Lihkören', Linkoping University Male Choir from Sweden. This versatile choir performed works in Swedish, English, Finnish, German, and Welsh!
A joint concert with Snowdown Male Voice Choir as part of the Cricklade Festival.
A joint concert with the Pontarddulais Male Voice Choir at Pontarddulais Leisure Centre.
WMC took part in the International Male Voice Choir Festival in Cornwall. This festival involved 45 choirs from 10 countries. WMC sang at Truro, Helston, and the Eden Project.
A charity concert organised by the Friends of New Court Surgery (FONCS) in the Memorial Hall, Wootton Bassett.
A joint concert with the Collegium Brass Quintet at Haydon Wick Bowls Club.
Pontnewydd Male Choir paid a return visit to Wessex with a Christmas theme.
Excellent concert to a full house at St Gabriels Cwmbran. Wessex combined for a grand finale in this Remembrance Day concert with the Pontnewydd Male Choir
A joint concert with the Loveny Male Voice Choir.
A joint concert with the Holman-Climax Male Voice Choir.
WMC took third place in the Male Choir competition. For photos
A joint concert with the Armidale Youth Choir from New South Wales, Australia.
A joint concert with the world-famous Froncysyllte Male Voice Choir, past champions at Llangollen.
A St David's Day concert with the Cardiff Arms Park Male Voice Choir. Also featuring harp soloist Laurette Pope.
A concert with the Bournemouth Male Voice Choir at Boscombe, Bournemouth.
A concert with the Aldbourne Band at URC, Upham Rd.
A concert in the Church of Christ the Servant.
A concert with the Aldbourne Band.
Christmas carols and other items, starting in Marks & Spencer.
A concert for the Royal British Legion.
WMC in concert with the Cricklade Town Band to benefit the Home Start Charity at St Sampson's church.
WMC were honoured to host a concert with The Northridge Singers from California State University. This sensational choir won the accolade "Choir of the World" at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod only two days previously.
WMC win the Cheltenham Orchestral and Choral Societies Challenge Cup.
WMC as guests of Appledore Ladies Choir.
Charity concert in Broad Town church.
A private concert, for family and friends only.
Mayor's Charity Concert at Wootton Bassett Methodist Church in aid of Burton Hill House School for children with disabilities. With guest soloist Stella Rogers.
A joint concert of WMC with the The Sons of Orpheus - The Male Voice Choir of Tucson, Arizona, USA
This sellout concert was the first major event in Swindon by WMC and established it as one of the premier choirs in the area.
The Sons of Orpheus included this concert in a short UK tour that included the International Eisteddfod at Llangollen. They ably demonstrated the reasons for their international reputation with a program including Verdi, Wagner and Janacek, followed by a selection of cowboy songs, culminating in the theme from Rawhide!
A concert with the Cardiff Arms Park Male Voice Choir, with Peter Karrie and other guest soloists.
A concert to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen
A charity concert in aid of SSAFA Forces Help, with The Band of the Army Air Corps.
Our first public concert, with guest soloist Stella Rogers.
Our first ever concert, for family and friends only.