Westminster Abbey, August 2012

Westminster Abbey, August 2012

Quorum, Milton Keynes

Quorum is a small chamber choir based in Milton Keynes who sing renaissance sacred music for services in local churches. Quorum is available to sing at weddings in local churches and corporate events in the Milton Keynes/North Bucks area. Each year Quorum sings services at a Cathedral as a visiting choir.

Quorum’s repertoire includes music by renaissance composers (Tallis, Byrd, Victoria, Lassus, Guerrero, etc) and 20th and 21st centuries composers.

The choir is well known for the high quality of its singing, its flexibility, and ability to provide suitable music for a range of church services including Choral Evensongs and Sung Eucharists.

The group is considered ‘quorate’ when there are enough people present to cover each part, hence the name Quorum.

Next Engagements

Visiting Choir St Edmundsbury Cathedral  Quorum will sing weekend services at St Edmundsbury Cathedral on 25 and 26 October. Music list for this weekend is posted in the future events section.

Advent Service at St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen  on 30 November 2014 Service of words and music – music to be announced

Next event in Willen Concerts series  Come and Sing Choral Workshop on Saturday 17 January 2015  – Faure Cantique de Jean Racine, Rutter Requiem and Barber Agnus Dei – for further information email willenconcerts@gmail.com

Next Event

Visiting Choir St Edmundsbury Cathedral
Saturday, 25 October, 2014

Choral Evensong on Saturday

Canticles: Short Service, William Byrd
Responses: John Reading
Anthem: Timor et tremor, Orlando de Lassus
Organ voluntary: Fugue in D Minor, BWV 680 'Giant', JS Bach

Visiting Choir St Edmundsbury Cathedral
Sunday, 26 October, 2014

Sunday Services including Choral Evensong Sung Eucharist 10.00 am

Missa de la batalla escoutez, Francisco Guerrero
(Gloria, Sanctus and Benedictus,  Agnus Dei I & II
Organ voluntary: Imperial March, Edward Elgar
Evensong 3.30 pm
Canticles: Service in Four Parts, Robert Ramsey
Responses: John Reading
Anthem: Libera nos, salva nos, John Sheppard
Organ voluntary: Psalm Prelude No 1 (Set 1), Herbert Howells

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