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Below are documents and links to documents that you might find useful. Click on any of the blue text and a document or link will open up for you to see.

Normal rehearsals have been suspended for the time being (end of March 2020) but the choir is holding virtual rehearsals, a music club and "pub" time for its members every Monday evening via zoom software.  Please contact: enquiries@dorchesterchoral for more information.

Virtual Rehearsals

Below are the pieces that we rehearsed for you to practise at home.

Byrd Ave Verum Corpus

MacMillan Benedicimus Deum Caeli

MacMillan O Radiant Dawn

Dvorak Stabat Mater  Tui Nati Vulnerati, Eia Mater and Virgo Virginum

Vaughan Williams/Somerwell Linden Lea


Virtual Music Club

Excerpts from 25 May 2020

Tchaikovsky Queen of Spades

Finzi Five Bagatelles

Mozart Marriage of Figaro


Excerpts from 18 May 2020

Mahler Symphony No 8

Handel Belshazzar

Walton Belshazzar

Wagner Götterdämmerung  (Immolation Scene) (starting at 13.50)


Excerpts from 11May 2020

Chilcott Remember Me

Dvorak String Quartet No 12 (American) http://:

Don Shirley Freedom

Hammond (arr Knight) I'm a train

Tippett A Child of our Time: Spirituals


Excerpts from 4 May 2020

Lauridsen O Magnum Mysterium

Stravinsky Rake's Progress (No word from Tom)

Scriabin Prometheus

Gjeilo Northern Lights


Excerpts from 27th April 2020:

Britten Serenade for Tennor Horn and Strings

Chopin "Raindrop" Prelude

Elgar Dream of Gerontius


Excerpts from 20th April 2020:

Sibelius Karelia Suite

Frank Martin Mass

Wagner Prelude to Lohengrin


Excerpts from 13th April 2020:

Richard Strauss Alpine Symphony

Palestrina Missa Papae Marcelli

Pergolesi Stabat Mater


Excerpts from 6th April 2020:

Finzi "Intimations of Immortality"

Shostakovitch: Concerto for Piano and Trumpet

J S Bach: St Matthew Passion


Excerpts from 30th March 2020:

Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos from 1.53.23

Beethoven Fidelio first 3 minutes

Rachmaninov Prelude Op 3 No 2 in C# minor:


Programme for the year


Attendance and Insurance

Concert Preparation Guidelines

Our constitution, adopted in September 2019

Spring Concert - Stabat Mater: Rescheduled Winter Concert - Baroque Masterpieces