Bury Choral Society

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Contact us for ticket sales. Season tickets are available for our main concerts throughout the year.

Messiah from Scratch

Saturday 6th July at Emmanuel Church, Holcombe, Ramsbottom. BL8 4NB. Starts 9.30am and finishes around 5.00pm.

Tickets: £10 (£5 Students). For further information about the day please download our entry form by clicking or tapping the button below. Payment by BACS or cheque payable to Bury Choral Society. Entry form is also available from Bury Choral Society and Emmanuel Church, Holcombe.  

Previous Events

Judas Maccabeus

Held at All Saints Church, Whitefield on the 18th May 2019.

Of Kings and Queens

Held at Bury Parish Church on the 16th March 2019.

Christmas Festivities 2019

Held at Bury Parish Church on the Tuesday 11th December 2018.

The Great War: Armistice

Held at Bury Parish Church on the 6th November 2018.

Stabat Mater & Messa di Gloria

Held at Bury Parish Church on the 12th May 2018.

A Batty Night at the Operetta

Join us for this intriguing tale of deception and revenge – Johann Strauss’ scintillating Die Fledermaus with extras!

Saturday, 10th March, 2018, at All Saints Church, Church Lane, Stand, Whitefield, M45 7NE.

Tickets: £12 (£6 Students) from Bury Tourist Information Centre at The Fusilier Museum, Bury, or via www.burychoral.org and on the door.

Come & Sing! Choral Music Through The Ages

Join us for a day rehearsing and then performing works which show the breadth and variety of choral music, accompanied by Jonathan Ellis and under the charismatic direction of Bury Choral’s Director of Music, Juan Ortuño. This is an opportunity to sing and rehearse some great pieces and learn vocal technique. All of the works are tuneful and well known and the emphasis of the day will be on enjoying singing together.

Thomas Campion – Never weather, beaten saile
Vivaldi – Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Bach – Jesu, joy of man’s desiring
Handel – Zadok the Priest
Mozart – Lacrymosa (from the Requiem)
Elgar – Dance (Bavarian Highlands)
Tavener – The Lamb


Christmas Festivities – Join Bury Choral and friends for seasonal music, stories and carols including Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Christmas Carols

Tuesday, 12th December, 2017, @ 7.30pm – United Reformed Church, Parsons Lane, BURY, BL9 0LY. With baritone, Samuel Jackson, accompanists, Elin Rees and Jonathan Ellis, the Bury Camerata Quartet and conductor, Juan Ortuño. Enquire about tickets by filling in the form below:

Carmina Burana

Bury Choral Society in conjunction with the Gorton Philharmonic Orchestra and The Brixi Singers at the Royal Northern College of Music on Saturday, 21st October 2017, commencing at 7.30pm. Tickets are available from Bury Tourist Information Centre at The Fusiliers Museum, Bury, from the RNCM box office or from Bury Choral Society, priced £12 (£10 concessions).

Come and Sing The Messiah - Saturday 6th July from 9.30am at Emmanuel Church Holcombe, Ramsbottom. BL8 4NB  Download Entry Form