Bristol Chamber Choir

under the auspices of Bristol  Madrigal Society

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If you are interested in joining our choir please contact the secretary, details on the Contact Us page.


We are currently recruiting sopranos, altos,

tenors and basses.

Now Booking!

Our Summer Concert

Sunday 28th June 2015 at 3pm in St Stephen’s Church

St Stephen’s Street, Bristol, BS1 1EQ


Of Beasts and Birds - Madrigals and part songs


Bennet (?-1599-?) All creatures now are merry-minded
Josquin (1440-1521) El Grillo
Banchieri (1568-1634) Contrapunto Bestiale
Wilbye (1574-1638) Sweet honey-sucking bees

Pearsall (1795-1856) Why should the Cuckoo’s tuneful note
Stanford (1852-1924) The Blue Bird
Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) The Turtle Dove
Ward (??) Hark how the birds do sing

Howell (1898-1982) The Tortoiseshell Cat
Hedges (b1931) The Prayer of the Cat
Rossini (1792-1868) The Cat Duet

Bateson (c1570-1630) The Nightingale
Weelkes (c1575-1623) The Nightingale
Vautor (c1580-?) Sweet Suffolk Owl
Jannequin (c1475-1560) Chant des Oiseaux
Gibbons (1583-1625) The Silver Swan


Tickets - £10 (Concessions £8.00) Children Free


Available online from Eventbrite ,

from  “Opus 13”, 14 St Michael’s Hill,

or at the door.