Oldham Choral Society, with nearly 150 members, is one of the leading amateur choirs in North West England. The repertoire includes most of the major choral works by Bach, Elgar, Handel, Haydn, Mendelssohn, Rossini and many others. The society organises about 4 concerts a year in Oldham, elsewhere in Manchester and further afield.
Membership is open to anyone who wants to sing; we do not hold auditions. Rehearsals are held on Monday evenings at 7:20 pm in the main hall at the back of the first floor of Chadderton Town Hall, Middleton Rd, Chadderton OL9 6PP .
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Our Next Concert
Our next concert is “Behold the Sea”, an anthology of British music depicting the sea, ships and sailors, including Vaughan Williams’s Sea Symphony. It will be held in the Royal Northern College of Music on Sunday 29th March 2015. For further details click here.
Sea Symphony Workshop Day
The choir has organised a workshop to be held on Saturday March 7th from 10:00 till 16:15 at St Paul’s Methodist Church, Rochdale Rd, Shaw OL2 8AD. It will be led by our Musical Director, Nigel Wilkinson. For details see here.
Verdi Requiem, Oct 2013, with the East Lancs Sinfonia in the RNCM