Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus concerts 2016-17

Friday 4th November 2016, Sheffield City Hall, 7pm

  • Bax Tintagel
  • Elgar The Spirit of England
  • Barber Knoxville, Summer of 1915
  • Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region

Elizabeth Atherton soprano

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, Hallé Orchestra, James Burton

TICKETS online / 0114 2 789 789 / in person at the Sheffield City Hall Box Office.

Saturday 10th December 2016, Sheffield City Hall, 3pm and 7pm

  • Christmas concert

Petroc Trelawny (presenter)

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

Black Dyke Band, Dr Nicholas Childs

The annual Christmas Concert features the Black Dyke Band, one of the world’s most celebrated brass bands, joining forces with Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus. For the sixth year running they present a heart-warming festive celebration, performing carols and yuletide favourites for all the family.


TICKETS from £16 (concessions £5) (subject to booking fees) available online / 0114 2 789 789 / in person at the Sheffield City Hall Box Office.

Saturday 18 March, 2017, Sheffield City Hall Ballroom, 2pm

The Chorus is delighted to take part once again in the Classical Sheffield festival of music, taking place 17-19 March 2017 across the city.

  • Franz Schubert - Mirjam's Siegesgesang
  • Johannes Brahms - Ziguenerlieder

Darius Battiwalla

Nigel Gyte - piano

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

Vivid scenes are drawn in song in Schubert's Mirjam's Siegesgesang ('Miriam's song of triumph') as we hear of escape from Egypt, whilst Brahms' Ziguenerlieder ('Gypsy songs') tell Hungarian folk stories full of exuberant declarations of love, betrayal and romance.

TICKETS: £5.50 or treat yourself to a one day / full weekend pass from Classical Sheffield. More details on this and other concerts and pop-up events at:

Classical SheffieldThe city as you've never heard it before.

Saturday 25 March 2017, Victoria Hall, Sheffield, 7pm

  • Handel - Messiah

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

This concert features a period orchestra and is sponsored by Chorus member Bill Smylie.

TICKETS details coming soon

Saturday 6th May 2017, Sheffield City Hall

  • Tippet - A Child of Our Time

Ryan Wigglesworth, The Hallé Orchestra

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

TICKETS from £16 (concessions £5) (subject to booking fees) available online / 0114 2 789 789 / in person at the Sheffield City Hall Box Office.