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Our next concert: Sautrday 22nd November 2014, 7:30pm at Derby Cathedral: Brahms Requiem Download our 2014 - 2015 Season Guide Have a listen to Derby Choral Union on SoundCloud
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Brahms ~ A German Requiem

Haydn ~ Insanae et Vanae Curae

Mozart ~ Ave Verum Corpus

Motets by Hammerschmidt, Schütz and Rheinberger

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For this concert we will be joined by De Marienkantorei of Osnabrück directed by Carsten Zuendorf.

This performance of Brahms’ Requiem will give the audience a chance to appreciate a glorious choral masterpiece. It's a large scale, yet sublime work for chorus, soprano and baritone solos, and orchestra, composed by Brahms in 1865-68.

  • Pachelbel ~ Magnificat

  • Carols for Choir and Audience

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The first performance was given in Leipzig on 18th. February, 1869, conducted by Reinecke.
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Come along to the Michael Bishop Hall at Derby Grammar School (Rykneld Road, Littleover, Derby, DE23 4BX) near the Nuffield Hospital, where you'll receive a very warm welcome.

Our first rehearsal of 149th Season:
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