Past Repertoire

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Rachmaninov – All Night Vigil

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St Pancras Church.

Britten – St Nicholas

Conducted by David Temple with Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

Segal – Pictures of Life

Conducted by Peter Broadbent with the Ascolta Choir at Kings Place.

Holst – The Hymn of Jesus

Conducted by Grace Rossiter with Finchley Choral Society at St Pancras Church.

Ian Stephens – On Goes the River (World Premiere)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St Pancras Church.

TV, Radio and Recordings

Bob Chilcott – The Angry Planet

With the BBC Singers and The Bach Choir for Signum and BBC Radio 3.

Carl Davis – Last Train to Tomorrow

Conducted by Grace Rossiter for Holocaust Memorial Day on BBC Two.

Christmas Song

For Disney Junior TV.

Video Game

For Ubisoft.

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Carl Davis – Last Train to Tomorrow

Conducted by Carl Davis with the City of London Sinfonia at the Roundhouse.

Duruflé – Requiem

Conducted by Andrea Brown with the Morely Chamber Choir and a range of other choirs at the Royal Festival Hall.

Bach – St Matthew Passion

Conducted by David Hill with The Bach Choir at the Royal Festival Hall.

TV, Radio and Recordings

Nissan Advertising Campaign

 

Boots Advertising Campaign

 

Le Père Noël

Film soundtrack recorded at Abbey Road Studios.

Badanamu

Songs for a children’s educational English programme in South Korea.

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Britten – Spring Symphony

Conducted by David Temple with the Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

A Celebration of British Music

Conducted by Grace Rossiter with Finchley Choral Society at St John’s Smith Square.

Britten – Music For Film

Conducted by Nicholas Collon with the Aurora Orchestra at the Queen Elizabet Hall, Turner Sims (Southampton) and Fairfield Halls (Croydon).

Britten – A Boy was Born & A Ceremony of Carols

Conducted by Grace Rossiter with Leicester Chorale.

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Paul Patterson – Little Red Riding Hood

Conducted by Paul Hoskins with Ernest Read Symphony Orchestra.

Bach – St Matthew Passion

Conducted by David Hill with The Bach Choir at the Royal Festival Hall.

Richard Sisson – The Song of the Carnivores (UK Premiere)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at London Zoo.

Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St Giles’, Cripplegate.

James McCarthy – 17 Days (World Premiere)

Conducted by David Temple at the Barbican.

TV, Radio and Recordings

Badanamu

Songs for a children’s educational English programme in South Korea.

Solo Treble Recording for Zbigniew Preisner

 

Arsenal Football Club Charity Campaign

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Bach – St Matthew Passion

Conducted by David Hill with The Bach Choir at the Royal Festival Hall.

Orff – Carmina Burana

Conducted by Grace Rossiter with Finchley Choral Society.

Livability Charity Concert

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at the Cadogan Hall.

Elgar – The Dream of Gerontius

Conducted by David Temple with Hertfordshire Chorus at the Barbican.

Julian Dawes – I never saw another butterfly (UK Premiere)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St Ethelburga’s Centre.

TV, Radio and Recordings

Cartier Advertising Campaign

 

Music by Leslie Bricusse

With the BBC Concert Orchestra on Friday Night is Music Night on BBC Radio 2.

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Britten – War Requiem

Conducted by Mark Forkgen with London Concert Choir at the Barbican.

Holst – The Planets

Conducted by Michael Murray with Trinity Orchestra at Trinity Church.

Berlioz – Te Deum

Conducted by David Temple with Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

Britten – Ceremony of Carols

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St John’s Smith Square.

Gubbay Christmas Concert

Conducted by David Hill at the Barbican.

Nigel Hess – Henry VIII

At Shakespeare’s Globe.

Derek Smith – Carolingua

With the Henschel Quartet at King’s Place.

Malcom Singer – The Jailer’s Tale (Opera, World Premiere)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter with the Yehudi Menhuin School Orchestra. Staged at artsdepot, performed in concert at Menuhin Hall and the Southbank Centre.

Steve Block – Solaris (World Premiere)

Conducted by David Temple with Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

TV, Radio and Recordings

 

LOVEFiLM Advertising Campaign

 

Lynx Advertising Campaign

 

Post Pals Children’s Charity Song

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

Finnisy – Mankind (Opera, London Premiere)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St Pancras Church.

Britten – War Requiem

Conducted by David Temple with Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

James Weeks – Hototogisu (FCMG Commission)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at Kings Place.

John Pickard – Songs of Rain & Sea (FCMG Commission)

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at Kings Place.

Matthew Ferraro – Tension of Opposites (World Premiere)

Conducted by David Temple with Crouch End Festival Chorus at the Barbican.

Terry Mann – Common Dance (World Premiere)

For Dance Umbrella.

TV, Radio and Recordings

Ballet Shoes

For Sadler’s Wells.

No Problem

For Atlantic Records.

Jenny Gould – Songs of Imaginings

On the English Philharmonia label.

Major Concerts and Staged Performances

50th Anniversary Concert: Britten – A Ceremony of Carols & St Nicolas

Conducted by Grace Rossiter at St John’s Smith Square.

Earlier Events

2008  Eternal Light (Howard Goodall – London premiere) conductor Paul Hoskins, Sadlers Wells
2007  Damnation of Faust (Berlioz) conductor James Levine, BBC Proms RAH
            Spring Symphony (Britten) conductor David Temple, Barbican Hall
            Backing Madonna in Hey You! at Live Earth, Wembley Arena
2006  A Little Birthday Music (Sir Peter Maxwell Davies) BBC Promenade Concert RAH
            Around the Bay in a Boat (Howard Haigh – world premiere) conducted by David Temple, QEH
2005  Beethoven 9th Symphony conductor Kurt Masur, BBC Proms RAH and RFH
            The Hymn of Jesus (Holst) conductor David Temple, RFH
            Tour to Belgium
2004  War Requiem (Britten) conductor Sir Colin Davis, BBC Proms RAH
            Bethlehem Down, conductor Grace Rossiter, Naxos CD
            Shift (Orlando Gough – world premiere) conducted by David Temple, RFH
2003  Mahler 8th Symphony Conductor David Temple, RFH
            Missa Brevis (Britten) High Mass Notre Dame Cathedral Paris
2002  St Matthew Passion (Bach) Conductor Nicolas Kramer, Barbican Hall
2001  Queen Mother’s 100th Birthday Celebrations, Horse Guards Parade
            Aunt Vita (Christopher Gunning) 1st performance FCMG commission, SJSS
2000  Earth and Sky (Alec Roth) 1st performance BBC Proms RAH
            Milken Archive of Jewish American Music, CD recording
1999  Spring Time on Funen (Nielson) Conductor Neeme Järvi, BBC Proms Concert RAH
1997  Do not Disturb (Piers Hellawell) 1st performance Conductor Sir Colin Davis, Barbican Hall
            Noye’s Fludde and A Ceremony of Carols, conductor Nicholas Wilks Somm CD
1996  A Ceremony of Carols and Songs of Innocence (Chapple) Incontri Chorale Italy
            VE & VJ Day Celebrations Hyde Park and Horse Guards Parade
1995  Four Chinese Odes (Alan Mills) 1st Performance FCMG commission St James’ Piccadilly
            Little Donkey, conductor Murray Stewart, Conifer CD
1992  The Nutcracker Conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy, EMI recording
1992  Britten, Poulenc and Langlais La Madeleine, Paris
1991  L’Enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel) LSO conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, Barbican Hall
            The Raft of the Medusa (Henze) BBCSO conductor Ulf Shirmer, Barbican Hall
            UK Premiere Dies (Rihm) London Sinfonietta conductor Lothar Zagrosek RFH
            Music by Britten, Prokoviev and Lutoslawski conductor Ron Corp, BBC Proms RAH
            Winter Bonfires (Prokoviev) Conductor Ron Corp Hyperion Recording
1990  Ofanim, BBC Berio Festival, Barbican Hall
            Ofanim Florence, Madrid and Vienna
1989  Mahler 6th Symphony conductor Bernard Klee, BBC Proms RAH
           Ofanim (Berio) 1st Performance, Rome
1988  A Midsummer Night’s Dream conductor Jane Glover, Barbican Hall
1987  Into Thy Wondrous House (David Bedford) 1st performance RFH
1981  The Dragon Songs of Granny Chang (Richard Blackford) 1st performance FCMG commission
1978  Suor Angelica (Puccini) Decca Recording
1977  Concert in memoriam Benjamin Britten RAI TV and Foro Italiano Rome
            Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten) Andre Previn, EMI recording
1976  A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Mendelssohn) Royal Festival Hall and EMI recording
1974  Tour of Sweden with Ossian Ellis inc 1st performance of Fly by Nights (Maconchy)
            Recording of Snowflakes chorus for Decca
            Celtic Requiem (Tavener) NOS TV and Holland Festival
            Spring Symphony (Britten) BBC Proms RAH
1972  Concert of works by Tippet, Maxwell Davies Queen Elizabeth Hall
1970  1st Performance of History of the Flood (Crosse) St John’s Smith Square
1966  Mahler 8th Symphony conductor Leonard Bernstein, Royal Albert Hall and CBS recording
1965  Meet My Folks (Cross) EMI Recording
1963  Benjamin Britten’s 50th Birthday Concert – Mahatma Gandhi Hall
1962  War Requiem (Britten ) – Westminster Abbey

A Selection of Staged Works:

2010  The Jailer’s Tale (Malcolm Singer & Nick Toczek) – Menuhin Hall, Arts Depot (Finchley) and RFH
1998  The Fabulous Adventures of Alexander the Great (David Blake) – Greece
1994  The Wonderful Ribbon (Dubois) – Sadler’s Wells Theatre
1994  Noye’s Fludde – St George’s Chapel Windsor
1994  Julius Caesar Jones – Sadler’s Wells Theatre
1992  Noye’s Fludde – Royal Festival Hall
1990  Noye’s Fludde – BBC Promenade Concert Royal Albert Hall
1990  A Children’s Crusade – Aldeburgh Festival
1989  Noye’s Fludde – St James Picadilly
1986  Dido & Aneas – Nantes
1981  The Pig Organ (Richard Blackford) – Royal Opera House at the Roundhouse
1978  The Little Sweep – Maltings Snape
1977  The Golden Vanity (Britten) – Court Theatre, Holland Park
1976  Hansel & Gretel (Humperdinck) BBC TV
1975  Potter Thompson (Gordon Cross) – Aldeburgh Festival and BBC TV
1971  Lets Make an Opera – St Pancras Town Hall
1969  Julius Caesar Jones – Jeanetta Cochrane Theatre
1968  Snowflakes Chorus from The Nutcracker – Royal Festival Hall and Coliseum (ongoing to 2004)
1967  Noye’s Fludde – St Jude’s Hampstead
1966  Julius Caesar Jones (Malcolm Williamson) – Jeanetta Cochrane Theatre
1966  Julius Caesar Jones – BBC TV
1965  Noye’s Fludde – St Pancras Festival
1964  The Little Sweep (Britten) – BBC TV
1963  Noye’s Fludde – St Pancras Town Hall
1962  Lets Make an Opera (Benjamin Britten) – St Pancras Town Hall
1960  Assess Ears (Hugo Cole) – Finchley
1959  Noye’s Fludde (Benjamin Britten) – All Saints Church, East Finchley